Monthly Archives: December 2008

Merry holidays!

It’s been a eventful two weeks here in the Exaggeration Household. We drove up to Maryland for various familial obligations on the 19th, and seem to have almost timed it well enough to miss the worst traffic on 495. (It … Continue reading

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More Avatar: the Whitewashed Airbender links and things

RoundupsGlockgalLemon Water Some individual links you should readAngry Asian Man: A break-up of Sorts What does this casting choice say to me, the angry Asian man? It says that every time somebody speaks more slowly and loudly to me because … Continue reading

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White Privilege: You’re soaking in it!

There’s a belief among the people who promulgate entertainment that people will only enjoy reading books/watching films/watching TV shows about people who look like them. Unfortunately, for these people, that means making the protagonists (straight) white men. Women (half the … Continue reading

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Beer blogging: Duvel, Delirium Tremens, and 1554 Enlightened Black Ale

While on holiday in St Louis, I tried a variety of beer. The first I tried was the 1554 Enlightened Black Ale, by the New Belgium Brewing Company in Fort Collins, CO. This was in the fridge at Ben’s parents’ … Continue reading

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So much for more-regular updates.

I’ll blame Thanksgiving travel for my laziness. Speaking of Thanksgiving travel, getting home on Sunday was Exciting. Here’s a short recap. Got to STL in plenty of time to catch our 1:40 flight. Then the departure board flipped to 2:20, … Continue reading

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