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February 22, 2007 Leave a comment

As a consumer, I’m a compulsive purchaser of both cosmetics and iPods, arguably the most useless of all consumer goods, ever.

I buy my shoes at Payless, though. That’s something.

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I mean, how would YOU make accounting data exciting?

February 21, 2007 Leave a comment

I’m starting to believe that PowerPoint is just the Quark Xpress of Microsoft Office. Not that I really know my way around Illustrator, but god…

…I JUST WANT TO THROW A 2-PIXEL YELLOW STROKE AROUND MY FREAKIN’ TEXT, STRETCH THE WHOLE THING OUT FROM THE CORNERS, TRANSFORM IT ALL TO PATHS, MOVE IT WHERE I WANT AGAINST A SEMI-TRANSPARENT PATTERNED BACKGROUND, AND FLING AN ATTENTION-GRABBING BUSTY CHICK ON THE PAGE FOR GOOD MEASURE.

Also, what is with these lame fonts?

DAMN YOU, POWERPOINT!

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Meanwhile…

February 20, 2007 Leave a comment

My father seems to have bought Darth Vader’s Crock-Pot. It’s larger and more imposing than a normal Crock-Pot, black as pitch, and its evil mechanical outside conceals a tender pulled pork interior. COINCIDENCE?

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Dystopian Futures

February 12, 2007 Leave a comment

Curiously, although I loved Orwell’s 1984, I never got around to reading Huxley’s Brave New World. Thanks for noticing, Amazon.com, you proto-AI-stalker, you. But what you don’t know is that sometimes I search for random things, just to throw you off.

Now leave me alone, you’re creeping me out.

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Once a Year Day

February 4, 2007 84 comments

Once a year I buy and cook a block of tofu, just to reconfirm that I don’t like it. It’s marinating as I type.

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