Tuesday - September 18, 2007

Homestar Runner -- Harbinger of Fascism 

 Netflix knows more than you'd think!

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Sunday - July 22, 2007

Hand Job

What's with all the advertising nowadays that extols the virtues of having something done by hand? 

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Saturday - June 09, 2007

Ah, summer 


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Friday - May 25, 2007


A quickie 

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Sunday - April 01, 2007

On Democracy and Authoritarianism 

What does it mean when one of our finest can't tell you what it is they're spreading? 

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Thursday - October 19, 2006

Whence the Romulans? 


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Thursday - October 05, 2006

Joining the DVD-R age 

We don't have Tivo or cable, but we have a DVD recorder. 

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Thursday - October 05, 2006

Copyright, what's copyright? 

Trying to educate students about fair use in this age of digital information...  

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Wednesday - September 27, 2006


Yet Another PeteoftheStreet Roundup 

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Sunday - March 26, 2006

SAM Roundup 

Wherein Pete violates one of his Conference Admonitions and is nearly denounced... 

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Monday - February 20, 2006

10 Academic Conference Admonitions 

Read 'em and weep. 

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Monday - December 05, 2005

I am Hurley 


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Friday - November 04, 2005

Foyle's War 

Next on the Netflix queue is the first season of Battlestar Galactica, but since the first disc is listed as having a "very long wait" we've started in on a recent BBC series called Foyle's War

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Friday - November 04, 2005

Raising Our Geek Quotient 

When Netflix and summer reruns intertwine, you have little choice but to watch Babylon 5 from beginning to end. 

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Monday - September 12, 2005

Cute Animal Quiz 

Wherein Pete learns about his inner self. And it's actually quite nutty... 

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Wednesday - August 03, 2005

Life in Stockton 


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Thursday - June 23, 2005

Nifty Inventions & Gadgets 

Wherein Pete gets on his soapbox to proclaim the joys of simple ideas. 

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Tuesday - June 07, 2005

The Whereabouts of Pete Revealed 

Wherein the two-month drought of posts comes to a spectacular end. 

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Wednesday - March 23, 2005

The West Wing 

What would a Repulican-centered West Wing look like? 

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Tuesday - March 22, 2005

New start 

Wherein Pete reveals his new job. 

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