June 2006 archive

idiots throwing rocks

This is not going to become a political blog (with or without street-corner ranting if you read the comments on my last post), nor is it going to turn into an Anderson Cooper blog, however when I read David Carr’s article in the New York Times it made me mad. And that often makes for […]

hanging out in the JPod

Okay Douglas Coupland, you’re forgiven. Last summer I read Coupland’s Girlfriend in a Coma, and I was mad. In place of his usual witty and introspective fiction was a whacked out tale featuring a deus ex machina ending that can only have come from a bad batch of BC Bud. When I heard that he […]

two days with Anderson Cooper

I just finished reading Anderson Cooper’s New York Times bestseller Dispatches from the Edge: A Memoir of War, Disasters and Survival and I’m impressed. It’s not a title I would normally pick-up and it’s certainly not something I would expect to finish in two days but that’s a testament to the book itself. For me […]

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