Mangan’s memoirs

Taking the morning off

April 21, 2004
By tom

Not much happening anyway.

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It’s daylight savings’ fault

April 5, 2004
By tom

It was either blogging or sleeping for that hour. I chose sleep. More juicy linkage tomorrow.

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More of the insufferable

April 1, 2004
By tom

My Banned for Life blog has been busy for the past week or so. Stop by for fresh evidence of stale usage if you haven’t lately.

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Finally rode the cablecars

March 23, 2004
By tom

Evidence is here. I’ve been thinking that sooner or later I should take a chance on those noisy old things, so Melissa and I made a day of it Tuesday. Another good workout for my Canon PowerShot A70 digicam.

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Light blogging

March 1, 2004
By tom

I wore myself out blogging the Oscars last night, so I can’t get too inspired this morning. If you need an excuse to do something work-related, check out all of Liz Donovan’s weekend links. I think that’s gonna do it for today; I’ll have more energy and enthusiasm tomorrow, I promise.

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Blogging the Oscars

February 29, 2004
By tom

Over at my other place. Come on over and join the fun.

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DVD recommendation

February 22, 2004
By tom

“American Splendor.” Fun stuff. I reviewed it here.

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Orkut: not a killer whale

February 21, 2004
By tom

But maybe a killer app. I sent out e-mails to a few dozen people inviting them to become part of my network at this site. Orkut is designed to help people of similar ages, interests and localities get together. It has a bunch of “communities” of like-minded souls. The Internet has this remarkable trait...

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You may be hearing about this guy

February 13, 2004
By tom

Four years ago I interviewed a 17-year-old hormonal Alaskan guy named Marty Beckerman, who at that tender age imagined himself the next Dave Barry. Now he’s 21, he’s got a new book out and reviewers are calling him a rough mix of Hunter S. Thompson and Lenny Bruce. Beckerman’s tome, to be released later...

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Bit of a new look

February 7, 2004
By tom

Scott Shepler, the artist who crafted my page banner art, filled in some colors and made a few nips and tucks here and there. He sent me a new version this morning. You know you’re not really getting art unless it obliges you to redesign the page.

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