Two more days to Blog Action Day

The people on Earth had been sleeping for a long time, trapped in a nightmare. In the nightmare, the richest and most powerful of Earth’s inhabitant were possessed by greed and egoism. Their vision was blurred by arrogance and hubris. The Earth languished in misery and neglect but very few noticed it. Too many people…

Blog Action Day on October 15

Eight thousand bloggers have pledged to write about the environment on Monday, October 15. (8000 to date, but the counter is ticking up as I write. The page that shows who signed up when it’s a great example of viral spread.) Blog action day is organizing, Wire Magazine has written about it, LifeHacker and a…

Blade Runner’s Memories

[Spoilers alert: Don’t read this if you’ve never seen Blade Runner but you are planning to] Husband seems to believe that watching the same movie over and over again is fun. He likes how old movies feel familiar–you’ve learned all the lines by hearth and known exactly what to expect. They become part of you,…