Semifat Sediment Wallpapers.

When life gets you down, just make crappy desktop wallpapers.

Olympics: in search of lost time.

The Olympics are over, leaving a hole in my heart. Or maybe that’s just a gap in my television schedule.

Hero and the Four Arts.

The film Hero is mostly about swordplay, true love, and imperialism. But it’s also a work of art, one that references other arts while telling its story.

Argentina 89, USA 81: I come here not to bury hoops, but to praise it.

The USA didn’t lose this game; Argentina won it. That’s not what you’ll hear from all the fans and pundits, though.

The things we keep say something about us.

Moving sucks, but there’s a silver lining to being a pack rat: rediscovering your old toys.

Lithuania 94, USA 90: Upsetting, but not an upset.

As strange as it sounds, the U.S. almost upset an undefeated Lithuanian team today, but melted down in the last few minutes to give up another Olympic game.

Puerto Rico 92, USA 73: C’mon, you gotta be kiddin’ me.

The U.S. Olympic men’s basketball team is not playing in an exhibition tournament. Someone forgot to tell them this, and they lost in a big way to an overachieving Puerto Rican team.

Be careful what you wish for.

GarageBand is fun to play with, and this site needs a theme song. Josh spends a nice afternoon coming up with ways to make your eardrums cry.

I clearly have way too much time on my hands.

An absence of video games leads to an abundance of web design.