adrian is rad


like at the end of Shawshank Redemption

Filed under: — adrian @ 7:19 pm

I’ll be in Ixtapa/ Zihuatanejo for a few days. Be back early next week.

in our modern world

Filed under: — adrian @ 7:17 pm

In our modern world, borders still change. I find this fascinating. Particularly this list of territorial disputes. I mean, there’s even a dispute between Georgia and Tennessee.

One of the most ridiculous things is the territorial claims of the Republic of China (Taiwan, in common terms), illustrated well in this wikipedia graphic:

In many ways the real crazies seem to hang out on this list of active autonomist and secessionist movements.

here’s the thing about digital tv

Filed under: — adrian @ 7:01 pm

You can get more channels without any extra cost. 3 channels from one PBS affiliate! Two from the ABC affiliate!

But here’s the thing, on the secondary channels, they show the stuff that’s not good enough to put on the main channel. Given what’s on the main channel is crap, this stuff is a few levels up on the crap ladder.

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