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NewFish contains my commentary and random thoughts about music, counter-culture, technology, faith, wretched excess, art, questionable government, and the ultimate interconnectivity of all things.
NewFish: Providing mediocre blogging since 2005!
- New Photograph Series – “Winter Oceans”
- From the 35mm vault
- The St. Valentine of Valentine’s Day never existed
- The Curtain is Falling on Conservative Talk-Radio
- New Series: Windows and Walls of Québec
- Find the Place You Love. Then Move There.
- RIP: Tony Rice (1951-2020)
- Alexa, Hypnotize Me
- When QAnon Came to Canada
- Project Northmoor
Monthly Archives: June 2006
Memo to the Public Relations Department Posted by Derek @ Pipeline After seeing a recent in-house promotional brochure, I’d like to issue a brief request on behalf of my fellow researchers. This is addressed to all professional photographers: please, no … Continue reading
A Fair-Weather Friend Weighs the Value of Amity By Mindy Aloff Friendship: An Exposé, by Joseph Epstein. Houghton Mifflin, 270 pages, $24. A few years ago, Joseph Epstein, author of the popular collection of essaysSnobbery: The American Version (2002), began … Continue reading
Is there a business Honda’s not in? Back in 2003, Honda came up with plans for a new experimental compact business jet equipped with Honda-developed HF118 jet engines. Now, after three years of tinkering with it, they’ve now set up … Continue reading
A site that superbly documents growing up in the 60s and 70s. Posted Mon Jun 26th, 2006
Here’s a happy computer video of what might happen if a big meteor hits earth. Link Posted Fri Jun 23rd, 2006
Lileks.com Humiliating defenseless ephemera since 1966. Posted Thu Jun 22nd, 2006
Hidden fun stuff on all your favorite computer programs and such. Posted Wed Jun 21st, 2006
Nearly 4000 photos of stick figures in peril in this Flickr pool. Link Posted Mon Jun 19th, 2006
A treasured resource. Posted Sun Jun 18th, 2006
There’s a feature on today’s Make video podcast about a giant, elaborate Rube Goldberg machine assembled out of sticks and stones in a forest. The video features some jaw-dropping, Mousetrap-style action, and the use of found forest-floor materials makes it … Continue reading
First came TV, then came lamps to put on top of your TV. Posted Fri Jun 16th, 2006
“Now old Mr. Johnson had troubles of his own. Still the yellow cat that wouldn’t leave his home. Steps were needed to remove the little curse. The old man knew it couldn’t get any worse…” — lyrics from ‘The Cat … Continue reading
This gentleman plans to eat only monkey chow for a week and keep a journal about it. Imagine going to the grocery store only once every 6 months. Imagine paying less than a dollar per meal. Imagine never washing dishes, … Continue reading
I remember seeing my first Chick tract sometime around 1973… Posted Tue Jun 13th, 2006