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CalGal -- Sunday, January 11, 2004 -- 08:10:55 PM

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R-Doh -- Saturday, November 19, 2005 -- 07:42:28 AM -- 326 of 1127
--generic tagline--

But you can ask Milky what she was wearing when the email was sent.

lime -- Monday, November 21, 2005 -- 07:54:38 AM -- 327 of 1127
you can fight it, or you can rock out to it

The day after the election, a guy who blogs for houston metblogs sent me an email and said that he borrowed one of my graphics (I'd made it from a Daily Show clip) and had linked back to my blog in his post, and told me to "enjoy the extra traffic".

Today, I checked my stats report, and found that out of 16k+ requests this month, 6 of them came from the metblogs link.

Frank Black -- Tuesday, November 22, 2005 -- 12:05:27 AM -- 328 of 1127

But you can ask Milky what she was wearing when the email was sent.

I already know that. But, you know, I'm much too much of a gentleman to discuss such things in public.

I'll tell ya though, she shore knows how to show off them giganto feet of hers. . . . .

javajeanelaine -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 02:03:20 PM -- 329 of 1127
Life is too short for bad coffee.

Has anyone else seen this tug of war between Bitch PhD and a blogger from Purdue who has a blog called Info Theory?

CalGal -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 05:33:08 PM -- 330 of 1127
I remember a time, back in the late 90s, when I thought nonsense like this mattered somewhat more than I do now. Now I see well-educated people yammering about the birth control choices of their daughters, or gay marriage, and I think they are morons.

The tug of war thread goes to TPW, and I don't see any debate on the Bitch thread.

CalGal -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 05:37:41 PM -- 331 of 1127
I remember a time, back in the late 90s, when I thought nonsense like this mattered somewhat more than I do now. Now I see well-educated people yammering about the birth control choices of their daughters, or gay marriage, and I think they are morons.

Oh, I see it now.

javajeanelaine -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 05:38:31 PM -- 332 of 1127
Life is too short for bad coffee.

Oops, here's the link to the tug of war recounted on Inside Higher Ed.

CalGal -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 05:58:16 PM -- 333 of 1127
I remember a time, back in the late 90s, when I thought nonsense like this mattered somewhat more than I do now. Now I see well-educated people yammering about the birth control choices of their daughters, or gay marriage, and I think they are morons.

I can't believe that asshole contacted his dissertation adviser.

javajeanelaine -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 06:02:26 PM -- 334 of 1127
Life is too short for bad coffee.

I know! What a complete jerk.

CalGal -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 06:10:57 PM -- 335 of 1127
I remember a time, back in the late 90s, when I thought nonsense like this mattered somewhat more than I do now. Now I see well-educated people yammering about the birth control choices of their daughters, or gay marriage, and I think they are morons.

Bitch banned me from her site, too. For nothing more than disagreeing with her.

javajeanelaine -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 06:20:43 PM -- 336 of 1127
Life is too short for bad coffee.

That seems to be a pattern, given her "discourse" with Paul Deignan.

javajeanelaine -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 06:28:12 PM -- 337 of 1127
Life is too short for bad coffee.

I thought this was interesting!

CalGal -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 06:44:18 PM -- 338 of 1127
I remember a time, back in the late 90s, when I thought nonsense like this mattered somewhat more than I do now. Now I see well-educated people yammering about the birth control choices of their daughters, or gay marriage, and I think they are morons.

Unreal. Thanks for bringing this up--I hadn't heard of it!

javajeanelaine -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 06:54:15 PM -- 339 of 1127
Life is too short for bad coffee.

It will be interesting to see what happens to him after he gets his PhD.

R-Doh -- Saturday, November 26, 2005 -- 07:23:56 PM -- 340 of 1127
--generic tagline--

How disgusting. Obviously, Bitch can't think:

“What’s interesting is that you’re trying to frame this debate around the ‘personhood’ of a fetus, while completely overlooking the personhood of women.”

Let's see. I know I've analyzed this kind of behavior before. What could it be? Where could it be?

Hmm.

Oh, yeah! Limbic dominated thinking. That's it. For these people, everything revolves around primitive considerations, territoriality, herding, fear, agression, rage, in-group/out-group identification, etc.

Hate-filled bitch and asshole Hettle are preoccupied with in-group integrity, so they posture like animals for other in-groupers and punish outsiders, people like Diegnan, "the enemy." They strut, preen, squawk, and expand their scaly, reddened throat pouches, while making fearsome gutteral noises. Just like hissing lizards claiming a spot on the sunny rocks.

But wait! I forgot. They're the anointed. Just ask them. In their self-enlightment, anything is fair game. There is nothing wrong with brazen lying, revising history, or massaging fact. They don't even feel bad about it. Because in their hog-wallow of subjectivity, these nursery swine have decided reality is what they say it is.

If you look at bitch and Asshole, each of their criticisms about the engineer are utterly self-referential. For example, to paraphrase, "He doesn't really want to discuss the matter; he just wants to insult, yadayadayada." No, YOU don't want to discuss the issues. That's why you deleted his posts, you stupid Bitch.

They're completely unaware of all this reality shuck and jive, as the perception filtering takes place mostly sub-consciously. And when you hold up an undistorted mirror like this to them, they'll look at themselves for a nanosecond and then forget all about it, filter it, block it out too. I wonder what it's like to be a slave to an older part of the human brain. It must be like living life permanently as a child with all the uncontrolled emotional extremes and a child's immature, overblown self-importence.

javajeanelaine -- Monday, December 05, 2005 -- 08:23:17 PM -- 341 of 1127
Life is too short for bad coffee.

Interesting article from the Indiana BizVoice re: blogging.

sweet pea -- Tuesday, December 06, 2005 -- 05:01:03 AM -- 342 of 1127
I hate it when I'm inflexible about things that are stupid.

Interesting. I'm not sure why some of the things wouldn't fall into existing policies, though, such as trade secrets.

Frank Black -- Monday, December 12, 2005 -- 05:57:31 PM -- 343 of 1127

Excellent blog entry by Lileks:

My dad walked through this room on the way to war; he walked through it on the way back. And now I stood in the middle, swinging his granddaughter around at the end of a year whose very name would have sounded like a pulp-fiction invention. 2005. He would have walked out that door I thought when I first went in the hall; he must have been with a pal, because someone took a picture of him, and got it to him later. The photo sat in a drawer in the living room, and I knew it by heart before I knew where it was taken. As a kid I thought it was Fargo; I thought any city picture was Fargo. Now I can fix the details in the background – the globe lights by the Federal Building, the Ritz-Minnesota hotel two blocks down. But I might have missed even that if he hadn’t told me he shipped out from this station – and as usual, it was one of those things Greatest Generation Dads mention only in passing. We were standing on an island in the middle of the Mississippi on my wedding day, and there was smoke rising from the area of the depot. I said I hoped it wasn’t the train station. He said that was the station where he’d changed trains en route to basic training. Later, when I saw the photo again, I knew what it meant.

Nicholas Kronos -- Monday, December 12, 2005 -- 06:54:07 PM -- 344 of 1127
"North Korea has just launched another missile. Does this guy have anything better to do with his life?"--President Trump (tweeting)

Lileks can write, but he'd be an even better writer with a good editor.

betsifur -- Sunday, February 05, 2006 -- 01:18:16 AM -- 345 of 1127

Is anyone else having trouble with Blogspot.com? I can see the edit page for my blog, but can't view the actual blog, or my sisters' blogs.

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