Category: Life The Universe and Everything

THREE WISHES

Image by Celina Hernandez Someone asked me what I would would do if I a genie offered me three wishes. WISH #1: EXCELLENT HEALTH I wouldn’t wish for immortality, because who wants to live forever? Just make physically perfect now, so I can have nice long healthy life. I’d want to be in great shape,…

DEMOCRACY OR IDIOCRACY?

Libyan rebels accused of targeting blacks Rights groups say African migrant workers and black Libyans face beatings and detention by rebel fighters who suspect them of being mercenaries hired by Moammar Kadafi to put down the rebellion. Reporting from Benghazi, Libya — About a dozen African men stood lined along a hallway of the courthouse…

FACEBOOK RELATIONSHIPS

There’s been a couple of interesting changes regarding Facebook’s “Relationship Status” option recently. They’ve added domestic partnership & civil union as an option, a move that has been praised and condemned by members of the gay community. And a new 3rd party app was created to notify you of when your friends changed their relationship…

LATEST NEWS

Let’s scan a few headlines: Heidi Montag to join ‘Real Housewives’? Good grief. As bad as The Kardashians are, “Spiedi” is even worse. GO AWAY. Please. Dallas TV Series – the Remake 2011 I became obsessed with this series when I was 13. My brother was already a fan, and I started watching because of…

BEAM ME UP, SCOTTY!

Topic from today’s Daily Post: When teleportation is finally possible, where will you beam yourself first? First, we’ll have to assume that this thing has been tested a billion times and used by millions of people before I’d ever even think of trying any kind of teleportation device. I still probably never would, because I’d…

NEW CRACKBERRY

Last Wednesday my initial 2-year contract with Verizon Wireless came up, which now meant that I was eligible for a discounted upgrade, if I signed up for another 2 years. I had a Blackberry 8370c, and wanted to stick with that brand. There was an offer for some iphones, which I guess Verizon just got…

TWITTER ME SOFTLY

It’s interesting how quickly technology changes today. I’ve talked about how it’s odd to think that there are teenagers today who’ve never bought an actual music CD, all of their music as been downloaded (legally or otherwise) from online. There are kids today who’ve never experienced dial-up, they’ve always had DSL or broadband. The internet…

CINDY ROLDAN, R.I.P.

Last summer I added a new friend on Myspace. Her name was CINDY and she was a singer who performed under the name CIN-CITY. I’ll admit original motivation for adding her was because, well…she was HOT!   We didn’t communicate that much, in comparison to some of my other Myspace friends, but when we did…