Category Archives: Things On The Net

A Bite of Stars, A Slug of Time, and Thou

Freaky Trigger is podcasting ResonanceFM’s A Bite of Stars, A Slug of Time, and Thou, an astoundingly great show on pulp and avant-garde science fiction short stories from 1935 to 1975. Recommended for anyone who’s annoyed at how SF is … Continue reading

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I should stop listening to this record

XKCD gets all the indie-nerd love, but there is only one internet comic worthy of my RSS reader and that’s Exploding Dog. Case evidence #1, the Aug. 29 comic for “I should stop listening to this record.”

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When alt.religion.kibo mixes with sci.space.station

Whenever I see these updates from Discovery come in, I think immediately of this guy. I would have expected more old-time net people to be all over this. Maybe if they had named it SLACK instead?

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The Freesound Project

There’s one thing on my old Nokia phone that I needed to find a iPhone equivalent for and it’s one of those inconsquentials you don’t believe is important unless you realize that you miss it. A lot. For over a … Continue reading

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Rat Attack

Last month I posted this photo of Fredo the Rat sitting on top of one of my amps when we were recording. Fredo’s been sitting on top of one amp or another since finding him at Ikea last year and … Continue reading

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XKCD again

XKCD swings for the fences and connects…

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The Wit Of The Staircase

Every so often I go on a spring cleaning rampage in my RSS reader, deleting out blogs that I may have read once but have since failed the “why the heck am I reading this?” test. Two-thirds of what I … Continue reading

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LOLTHULHU

I suppose this was inevitable. Of course this forces me to contribute… Blame Jonson for pointing that site out to me. The “O R’LYEH?” is freaking brilliant.

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Grand Theft Auto: Hill Valley

Copy/pasting from the description page: Back to the Future: Hill Valley is a full conversion Mod, being made for Grand Theft Auto: Vice City. BTTF: Hill Valley will allow the player to re-experience all the great moments from the films. … Continue reading

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A Mind-Expanding Look At Our World

XKCD is one my favorite web comics. Today’s strip made me blow coffee out my nose.

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