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— July 2005 Archive —

Today I followed my intended recipe (see prior post). The only other change is that I realized yesterday I used red kale, and today I used green kale. WTF is kale, anyway? What else is it used for? Anyway, the results were much better. First, I got a lot more […]

So, I read the Raw Food Detox Diet, and one of the staples of it is “Green Lemonade”. Suffused with an enthusiasm to detox, I ordered a juicer from Amazon. It arrived yesterday. I washed all the parts and set it up, and luckily opted to wait until today to […]

Astute observers will notice I have 2 ‘detox’ lifestyle/recipie books in the sidebar. I’ve already finished The Raw Food Detox Diet and I’ve started in on The Great American Detox Diet. I’m totally new to this ‘detox’ concept, and totally lost. I figured if I could read a couple of […]

James Doohan, ‘Star Trek’s’ Scotty, dead A sad day for Star Trek fans. And I believe that there were plenty of “Scotty” fans that weren’t really Star Trek fans, what with so many “Beam me up” jokes and all. About, oh, 9 years ago, I was working a booth at […]

Finished my second Narnia book today. Thanks to those of you who commented on my post about The Magician’s Apprentice, I was ready for the blatant symbology of The Lion, The Witch & The Wardrobe. But I’m still not feeling the love. It just didn’t strike me as much of […]

So now I’ve encountered Narnia for the first time. Not at all what I expected. C. S. Lewis’ The Magician’s Nephew tells the story of how Narnia came to be. I get the feeling that he wrote it after the other books, but wanted it to be the first read. […]

From all indications, the Deep Impact mission was a great success. The projectile part of the ship hit the comet and the observer part was in position to watch the fun. Check out the images at http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/deepimpact/main/index.html Congrats to the team!!

Bookmark this page: http://www.noao.edu/news/deep-impact/ And learn more about the mission here. “Sunday night”, at around 2:00 am EST (and I myself am still confused as to whether they mean Sunday morning or Monday morning) a space vessel will ram into a comet. And now, it seems, the event will be […]