Okay, I’m using Trillian, which means that my AIM ID is active again. Everyone seems to have it. Who knew?AIM: BrianKilbyYahoo!: RFCybertronMSN: firstname.lastname@example.orgGoogle Talk: Brian.Kilby@gmail.comSkype: BrianKilby
Archives for 2005
From the AML mailing list: Do you know someone who you think qualifies for Mensa membership?We’re making it easy – and cheap – for your friends and colleagues to qualify for Mensa membership. During the entire month of August, they may send in the results of any standardized intelligence test they’ve taken in the past,…
Walked/jogged about nine miles tonight. Half of that was with weights. One quarter was up a hill. The last quarter was down the hill.In thirteen days, I’ve walked or jogged forty-nine miles. It would be higher were it not for the sporadic thunderstorms that pop up. I hope to beat this in the next ten…
Is anyone out there playing?
In a Past Life… You Were: A Friendly Astrologer.Where You Lived: Alaska.How You Died: Buried alive. Who Were You In a Past Life?
Saw the Fantastic Four. The first five minutes were AWFUL. It was garbage. The last twenty minutes were AWFUL. It was garbage.The rest of the movie was entertaining. It’s the epitome of a two star film.
“We are called the nation of inventors. And we are. We could still claim that title and wear its loftiest honors if we had stopped with the first thing we invented, which was human liberty.””France is miserable because it is filled with Frenchmen, and Frenchmen are miserable because they live in France.”
I was at Day 1 of Heroescon in Charlotte NC today. Not much to speak of. Richard Kiel, Jaws of James Bond fame was in attendance. It was cool seeing him. There wasn’t much in the way of Transformers. In total, I saw maybe fifteen toys. One guy had a few World’s Smallest Transformers for…
I saw Batman Begins at the midnight showing Tuesday of last week. I’ve been holding off on the review until I saw a second viewing of the film, one unmarred by the wear of sleep. Upon first viewing, I marveled at what I considered to be the finest interpretation of Batman ever put on film….
Full review after second viewing.
Was good fun. Full review coming later.
…because it’s a Marvel event not written by Bendis. And it has Pat Olliffe art. Olliffe is awesome.
…that’s how many Transformers I have, not counting duplicates…That’s not as many as I thought I had but far more than I have room for. Now I’m tired. Sitting down all day and counting Transformers gets tiresome…
I’ve had a copy of The Turkish Star Wars for years but I just tonight downloaded a DVD quality (as close to DVD quality you get with a thirteen year old Turkish movie anyway) version of the film. Subtitled.Finally! A subtitled version! Man, I love this movie.