Do I know you? No? Then why are you talking to me?

Once you’ve lived somewhere long enough, you get used to certain irritating regional habits, and eventually forget that really, they’re just not healthy.

Compulsion to repeat “Compulsion to repeat.”

Notes on Soul Calibur 3 and Ratchet: Deadlocked.

Lost in the Podcastosphere.

Yes, I know “podcastosphere” isn’t a word. At least, I hope it isn’t.

First snow.

When the rain started hardening a couple of nights ago, I didn’t think it would stick.

Paris is not Vogueing.

Forty years of racial inequality and a political establishment that mistakes burying its head in the sand for color-blindness have backed up on the French.

Off-year elections: yes, they really do happen.

Other than a few pre-recorded messages from the Mayor on my answering machine, Election Day 2005 came and went pretty quietly in Minneapolis.

It’s noon already? I guess I should get out of bed.

I am a lazy slob. But you knew that already.