Monthly Archives: June 2009

So …

a couple days ago I was talking to the Dog Man on the phone. During our conversation, he said I should come back to Shanghai, and if we found out we “had destiny,” we could get married. I said, “Shenme?!? … Continue reading

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Xenon — a comic I used to read.

Here’s an article about a manga I used to read when I was in college. I think it’s the only comic book that I have almost all of. Xenon

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Found a blackberry bush …

near my house. I picked some berries, am going to clean them off, and eat them tonight!

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It didn’t work out.

I just went back to check on the bird, but it was dead. I was actually planning to take it into the apartment and try to care for it for the night, and even cooked up some substitute food for … Continue reading

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Found a baby bird.

I found a baby bird on the ground near my apartment. It looked like it had fallen out of a nest. There was another one next to it, much smaller, that was dead already, but this one was bigger, growing … Continue reading

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Pissed off at myself.

Today when I got money from the cash machine at the Union, I was shocked to see the amount of money left in my account was about $1,000 less than I thought it would be. I knew I had been … Continue reading

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Strange Chinese photo art

I just stumbled across this artist’s pictures today … here is a link to his web site: Artist Li Wei

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Something I liked as a kid …

A celebration Here’s a video for U2′s “A Celebration.” I never understood why this song was never on any of their albums. A really good video, too. I have it on VHS at my parents’ house, if the tape still … Continue reading

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Stray Cat Rock no more …

The filmaker Yasuharu Hasebe died a few days ago at age 77. He was the director of a pretty interesting movie called Stray Cat Rock: Sex Hunter (which isn’t as dirty as it sounds), so it bummed me out to … Continue reading

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70′s Asian boyband member?

Does this picture make me look like a member of one of those androgynous-looking Asian boy bands, you know, the type managed by a creepy, sexually suspect character a lot like Johnny, from “Johnny’s Hour”?

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Well, up yours, Ingham County Young Democrats!

The other day, looking for stuff to keep me occupied, I came across a flier for a Young Democrats picnic at a local park. It cost $15 to attend ($20 if you didn’t bring food), but I thought it would … Continue reading

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Trying not to think about it too much.

So, last night I called the Dog Man. He was saying that he missed me a lot, so much that he hadn’t been sleeping well. I was surprised, felt kind of guilty, and felt a big sense of responsibility. I … Continue reading

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Pictures of Tehran protest.

Here’s a link to a bunch of excellent photos of the protests going on in Iraq. Some of the photos are really gory, so beware if you are faint of heart … Mister Arasmus’s photo stream

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I’m glad to say I’m having my period today. Again, ignoring Matt’s admonitions not to reveal too much personal information on the Internet, I have to mention that whenever I have sex I become convinced that I am pregnant, no … Continue reading

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I’ve been enjoying Hellboy II

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Eew!

The Gynocomastia Shirt Store. For those of you with manboobs.

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Cute.

I saw this mentioned on Jezebel: My Milk Toof

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I bestow a rating of “Meh” on 20th Century Boys

I was hoping to like this film, because it features my favorite Japanese actor Tangze Shouming (whose Japanese name I sometimes just forget), but unfortunately I found it disappointing for a few different reasons. I found it very slow-moving. I … Continue reading

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Bitter

I did this Facebook quiz the other day about what kind of hipster I am, and the answer was “burnout.” I’m afraid this is true. I think one of the reasons I am down on films and books these days … Continue reading

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Ha ha?

Is it wrong for me to be amused when I hear about an explosion at a Slim Jim plant?

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