Monthly Archives: March 2009

Somehow I missed the shampooing memo

Lifehacker’s article on an NPR report on shampooing stunned me. I saw this line: “National Public Radio’s story, available in text and audio, details the history of the social ideal of washing one’s hair every day” and boggled — daily … Continue reading

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Where do I live online

Miriam Heddy asks that question in the context of RaceFail (aka RaceFail’09). I used to be into SF/F fandom, back when fanzines arrived in snailmail and cons were primarily about books and the L5 Society had a phonetree. Fast forward … Continue reading

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Chuck Norris wants to take his marbles and go home

I’ve always had a soft spot for Chuck Norris, maybe because he’s a fellow USAF vet. And I really liked Lone Wolf McQuade. But his article on WorldNetDaily reminds me that the roles actors play aren’t the people that the … Continue reading

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