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garbage trend

this word game took off on my twitter feed in the last week. just easy enough to make you feel smart.

- dave 1-19-2022 11:23 am [link] [1 comment]

garbage trend

- bill 1-19-2022 8:29 am [link] [1 comment]

hollow earth theory 

- bill 1-10-2022 10:41 am [link] [1 comment]

flashback fridays

- dave 1-07-2022 9:18 pm [link] [add a comment]

eve babitz and joan didion died within a week. never heard of the former til recently and wanted to indulge but read some didion back in the day when i read at all. she definitely seems like the patron st of cool chick writers for cool chick writers if they managed to live through their sylvia plath phase.

- dave 12-23-2021 4:32 pm [link] [1 comment]




On the Color Wheel

Red and Green

Are opposites

But the technical term is Complimentary Colors

They call across the Spectrum

And vibrate in one another’s presence


In a time of too much opposition

Remember how Red and Green

Resolve their conflict 

Conjoining as the

Colors of Christmas


- alex 12-23-2021 10:49 am [link] [6 comments]

for some reason got a royal caribbean cruise ad in my email. just looking at the seven photos in the ad only to quickly notice that there was not a cruise ship among them. tough times when your best option is hiding the thing you are trying to sell.

- dave 12-21-2021 2:49 pm [link] [6 comments]

Anyone else hear the ecco?

- steve 12-20-2021 10:15 am [link] [4 comments]

So, NYC is about to play Portland for the MLS championship, and I haven't heard a word about it on DMTree?

Another question is why don't I have permission to post to 110%?

- alex 12-10-2021 7:20 am [link] [9 comments]

images in the mirror may be smaller than they appear

- dave 12-07-2021 4:07 pm [link] [3 comments]

five year east river park plan underway

- dave 12-06-2021 1:53 pm [link] [add a comment]

beautiful photo of central park. hope to visit there some day!

- dave 11-27-2021 3:41 pm [link] [3 comments]

Tapestry showing Arthur as one of the Nine Worthies, wearing a coat of arms often attributed to him (c. 1385)

- dave 11-16-2021 10:01 am [link] [5 comments]

Ford f-100 retro concept E pickup 

- bill 11-05-2021 6:02 pm [link] [5 comments]

have we done the lunch box nostalgia tour before? i had the snoopy one.


- dave 11-04-2021 3:03 pm [link] [9 comments]

Researchers working with Google's quantum computer lab might have created a time crystal. The paper is still in pre print and yet to be peer reviewed. Extremely deep rabbit hole ahead.

- jim 10-03-2021 11:54 am [link] [7 comments]

I saw one on Jay Street yesterday, but didn't know what it was.

- jim 9-17-2021 9:46 am [link] [2 comments]

- dave 9-16-2021 3:59 pm [link] [2 comments]

The plan to stop COVID and every other airborne respiratory disease

- jim 9-08-2021 9:24 am [link] [1 comment]

- Skinny 9-05-2021 6:27 pm [link] [1 comment]

pinned tweet

- dave 9-04-2021 5:06 pm [link] [1 comment]

"In the big storm last week the all-time record for most rain ever recorded in a single hour was set in Central Park: 1.94" In the past hour tonight 3.10" of rain fell in Central Park."

- dave 9-01-2021 10:19 pm [link] [4 comments]

ed asner

lee "scratch" perry

- dave 8-29-2021 1:39 pm [link] [1 comment]

Attention EVs


- steve 8-19-2021 9:57 pm [link] [1 ref] [add a comment]

This is the 100th anniversary of my Mother's birth.

I didn't write a lot about her, but here is the eulogy I wrote for her. I don’t think I shared it at the time.

She died in 2007. She left her body to medical research, and didn’t give us any funerary directions. The next year my sister and I gathered with my Mother’s three sisters and our cousins for a remembrance. I opened and closed it with songs from records that I knew she liked because she bought them twice; first on vinyl, then CD. 

Here she is in 1944, with her sisters (by age) left to right: Mom (Elizabeth,) Margaret (Peggy,) Virginia, Isabel.


- alex 8-15-2021 7:49 am [link] [3 comments]