February 25th, 2009

studio60, heroes

Leverage finale (some spoilers)

I actually posted the following on Kung Fu Monkey, the blog to which Leverage show-runner John Rogers contributes (along with BOOM! Studios editor-in-chief Mark Waid and writer Michael Alan Nelson), and I figured I'd share it here. I gotta say, I adore this show....

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    "American Land" by Bruce Springsteen
wee krad, South Park Keith, South Park Keith #2

bleah

I'm sick. This is just what I want to happen the day before I fly across the country. *snarl*

Finishing Spectres has been delayed slightly due to a need to write a short story and script the next Farscape comic. The former should happen today (I spent yesterday doing research for same), the latter will likely be done on the plane.
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    "Rasputin's HMO" by the Austin Lounge Lizards
schott

Schott's Miscellany 24 February 2009

Buckingham Palace announced the engagement of Prince Charles and Lady Diana Spencer (1981)


THE SEVEN DEADLY SINS OF GOLF

Apart from Missing the Globe (failing to hit the ball at all) golf's seven sins are said to be:

Topping: striking the top o fthe ball with the bottom of the club.
Duffing: hitting the ground before striking the ball.
Sclaffing: skidding the club over the grass before it hits the ball.
Heeling and Toeing: hitting the ball with either of the edges of a club.
Slicing: hitting the ball in an arc that curves to the right.
Pulling: when the ball is hooked to the left by the club.


The clock, not the steam engine, is the key-machine of the modern industrial age.
Lewis Mumford (1895-1990)
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    "Violence is Golden" by John Fogerty
battletech

story done!

I was invited to do a Classic BattleTech story by the guy who bought my last CBT story ("Meiyo," which is available on the BattleCorps.com site), and I went and wrote it today. We'll see if he likes it.
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    "Foreplay/Long Time" by Boston