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Culture

Saving the best

We’ve been sort of luke­warm on Alias all sea­son, and have just been let­ting the episodes pile up on our TiVo. Well, spurred on by some “It ain’t dead yet,” arti­cles in Enter­tain­ment Week­ly and on the Inter­net, we began watch­ing those eps tonight. This was the one where Mar­shall flies to Cuba to save […]

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Culture

Producer ex machina

Boy, I don’t know. On last night’s Sur­vivor, it looked a lot like Stephe­nie was going home. But at Trib­al Coun­cil, Jeff led them on a mer­ry ques­tion and answer chase that end­ed up with Janu lay­ing down her torch (quit­ting) and Stephe­nie liv­ing to see anoth­er day. I don’t quib­ble with the result. Stephe­nie […]

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Me and my life

Single-use superglue

Every so often I wish I had some super­glue. I prob­a­bly do have some, in some tool­box some­where, but it is sure to be rock hard, or the cap is super­glued on, or you need a jack­ham­mer to get through the dried bit in the tube. Most­ly, I wish I had it, then I do […]