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Tue, 15 Apr 2003

[18:34] Hail to the Kimchi-ef

Look, even Kim Jong Il, Illustrious Leader of the People's Democratic Republic of Korea, has a LiveJournal.

Saturday, March 22nd, 2003. 2:07 pm. I'm not feeling very good about myself today. I guess I build walls around myself because I don't want people to get too close. Sometimes I wish I could just be normal and not such a Stalinist.... Bush is still really pissing me off. Why can't I just forget about him?

This is a brilliant parody of the average LiveJournal user, and may be the funniest site you will visit all week.

[15:34] O Really?

I know I haven't updated this thing in years. Once the war started, I had way too much to say, and no time to say it in. This week, as part of Plan 27, I've decided to try to master what Cory Doctorow calls "the art of getting a complete, coherent thought into print, quickly." Here goes.

Our first stop in a whirlwind tour of crap that's been accumulating in my Galeon bookmarks file while I dither over the volume of stuff I've been meaning to blog, and also chronicle about the goings on in my life these days is a site that lets you create your own book cover in the style of a popular technical book publisher that happens to be my employer. I haven't paraded that link around work because, in spite of the monumental senses of humor possessed by my co-workers, I'm afraid some well-meaning individual might try to shut down what is really a very funny parody. But, then, OTOH, they haven't tried to shut oreally.com down either, so... *shrug*

Maybe I'll just submit it to Boing Boing and see what happens. (Thanks, Jesse, for the link.)

The Book

Items of Local Interest
· the lovely & talented jo
· our Mapping Hacks blog
· my O'Reilly Net blog
· jo's devlog
· geocoder.us
· Locative US
· NoCat Wireless
· UO Faculty of Cartography
· Locative Media Lab
· World Summit for Free Information Infrastructures

Items of Recent Interest
· boston craigslist > all apartments: search for "cambridge -allston -brighton -somerville -medford"
· Mapping the Neighbourhood
· World Language Mapping System: Worldwide language areas and points for GIS
· ActiveRDF
· Borders in Cyberspace: Conflicting Public Sector Information Policies and their Economic Impacts
· Life with CPAN
· TJ's KMLDocument for Google Earth (+KML Reference)
· Boston Hiking Guide (with MBTA info)
· Calcium: feeding the Coral CDN with FeedTree
· Prototype Dissected - snook.ca
· OpenWrt / RC4 + Capture portal
... more del.icio.us links

Prior Musings
[2006] Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun
[2005] Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
[2004] Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
[2003] Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec
[2002] Jan Feb Mar Apr
May Jun Jul Aug
Sep Oct Nov Dec

Regularly Scheduled Programs
· Testing Range
· Idle Words
· mattw.fn_blog()
· AkuAku
· Anarchogeek
· Laughing Meme
· zephoria
· Aaron Swartz
· Praxis + Parfait
· Accordion Guy
· behind the times
· Oblomovka
· Lawrence Lessig

· freenetworks.org
· Ruckus Society
· Old-Growth Preservation

l337 h4><0rz
· Axis of Aevil
· Kirrily "Skud" Robert
· Meng Weng Wong
· Simon Cozens
· Steve McNabb
· Forrest English
· Drew Woods
· Sean Burke
· Nat Torkington

Friends, Romans, & Countrymen
· Limit of X
· San Matejo de Yabulda
· T.J. Mc
· Forecast Music
· Eric Schwartz
· Pseudopod

21st C. Living
· perl
· Squigby
· acme's recipe archive

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