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August 03, 2004

Some Quick Hitters, or Blogging While the Paint Dries

*I knew my receding hairline might come in handy someday.

*Prosecution to introduce evidence that Scott Peterson ordered porn after Laci vanished. I was always under the impression that all men got porn when their wives disappeared...er, went out of town.

*Is it possible to rinse a paint roller sponge until the water runs clear, or will there always be just a little bit of tint no matter how long you rinse?

*When will people stop making a point of referring to successful black men as "eloquent?" Whether its pro athletes or politicians, that still pops up, although some might use the term "well-spoken" instead. No one calls John Edwards "eloquent" when talking about how great his speeches are.

*Slashdot just isn't as interesting as it used to be. Does it suck more now, or has a year of not working in the tech biz just de-geekified me to some extent?

*A real substantive law school/summer associate post will appear here before too long.

Posted by Half-Cocked at August 3, 2004 03:49 PM


Thanks for the post on the restaurant. My husband got a huge kick out of it. :)

Posted by: Shelley at August 4, 2004 12:33 AM

IIRC, you live in California, right? Do you live close enough for your husband to pick up a cheap lunch?

Oh, and have you had your garage sale yet? The David's Head looks like something that would come from a garage sale.

Posted by: Steve at August 4, 2004 12:58 AM

We're in Oregon, near Portland. It would be a bit of a drive for us, but we're due for a road trip soon! And I'm SO not parting with the David head. The Malinois is still barking at it from the living room, whenever he catches sight of it. :)

Posted by: Shelley at August 4, 2004 09:20 PM

That David head is seriously creepy, but I'd love to have one. I'm sure one of my cats would try and scratch its eyes out.

Posted by: Steve at August 5, 2004 12:58 AM

If you want me to pick one up for you and ship it, no problem. I feel it's my sacred duty to spread the David-head gospel. The attorney who lives across the street is trying to convince his wife to let him have one in the front yard, and a classmate is getting one. They're deliciously awful!

Posted by: Shelley at August 6, 2004 07:46 PM