Monthly Archives: March 2009

sidetracked by…..

….loads of things. there was every reason to write things this week, even to continue the things that have become practices, like this; The Mind and Memory glossary; Elaboration – A cognitive process in which learners expand on new information … Continue reading

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commies, ponzis, nukes, possums and water. lots of it.

david harvey – what a way to wake up – was on NPR thursday morning. or was it wednesday morning? i don’t know days anymore. this is a temporary condition that i’ve had all my life, it may have something … Continue reading

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back to boosters and beyond, the dogs of war and finance….and maxx

“beyond” is fresh and crisp so i’ll start with that because i found what maxx did today speaks to me financially. a note – lately, everything speaks to me financially. at times, it speaks to me in terms of money … Continue reading

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BOOSTERshots and bears, dougs and dogs. i’m all thumb. scrapbar#24

it was a seven-hour bellevue hospital-athon. i was getting a tune up and damage assessment. next week is the further-on, two-month, post-op exam. later for that. the doctor told me he had seen the goodbye blue monday website and read … Continue reading

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worlds are dropping like flies

when natasha richardson sustained a head injury and was dead two days later, boy oh boy, did i get the willies. you hit it just right and the eternity blastoff countdown commences. that’s about all you can say about that. … Continue reading

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scrap bar chronicles#23 – causing bathroom lines on macdougal street for half-a-decade

scrap bar was a busy little bar. there was a legal limit of 74 people on one of those FDNY capacity signs behind the bar at scrap bar. this place could have half that many people on line for the … Continue reading

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a different way of looking at this bonus thing

there’s all this hubbub about AIG and bonuses. what they’re depending on the american taxpayer to do is learn to “groove” with it. i heard we own 80% of that business (but we’re getting 100%  “of the business”) and it’s … Continue reading

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canarsie and the wooden grey and white dog

 i wanted to take maxx to the nuclear beach of death and butterflies, but time and expense forced a shorter trip, so we went to canarsie pier. it’s a more-urban part of gateway national park and as the tide was … Continue reading

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new BushwickBK.com – photographical pictures

great photo gallery by diego cupulo at bushwickbk.com. i was wondering who that guy was with that camera. he sure knows how to use it. thanks from GBM. and thanks also for reminding me to herald the arrival of blue … Continue reading

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into the lair of the con-artist lizards from mars

maybe too much of a build-up in the title, but this is where the launchsite was; i’ve officially become fascinated with being in the same physical space that was inhabited by extraordinary vehicles of death and destruction. apparently this site, … Continue reading

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