Yearly Archives: 2012

Daily links 11/30/2012

November 30, 2012 Comments Off on Daily links 11/30/2012

Icon Archive – Search 390,695 free icons, desktop icons, download icons, social icons, xp icons, vista icons Searchable, free icon database – ico and PNG files. tags: icons graphics icon webdesign design clipart download freeware free png image Posted from ... Read More »

On God

November 18, 2012 Comments Off on On God

People complain that God must be cruel and capricious to allow all the misery and tragedy that exists in the world to go on unchecked.  I’m convinced otherwise.  This is a God who, when he looked on humanity’s sinfulness and ... Read More »

Gutless TV

Gutless TV
September 27, 2012 2 Comments »

So I’m watching the fall TV kickoff and I start noticing a trend.  All of the TV shows reset to status quo from whatever cliffhanger they ended on the previous season. Usually inside of one hour.  This seems to me ... Read More »

What I did this week

What I did this week
September 20, 2012 Comments Off on What I did this week

If you’ve been following me on Twitter at all, you’ll know that in the last couple of weeks, I’ve been elbow-deep in finishing off a project started last spring.  In June, I filmed the Carlton drama group’s play Invincible. I ... Read More »

Spider-Man Begins Again

Spider-Man Begins Again
July 4, 2012 Comments Off on Spider-Man Begins Again

I went and saw the new Spider-Man movie on the opening show yesterday.  There were maybe a dozen other people in the theatre. To be fair, I don’t know if this was from lack of excitement with the movie or ... Read More »

Daily links 06/17/2012

June 17, 2012 Comments Off on Daily links 06/17/2012

Straight White Male: The Lowest Difficulty Setting There Is – Whatever Author John Scalzi takes on male priviledge in a way that modern males can understand: by comparing life to video games. tags: Feminism privilege white male explanation game Posted ... Read More »

Christian Bullies

Christian Bullies
June 13, 2012 1 Comment »

If Christianity with political power looks like the US right now, I’m pretty sure I don’t want to live in a Christian theocracy. Between laws passing in the U.S. forcing women to undergo invasive procedures in the name of convincing ... Read More »

A surprising milestone

A surprising milestone
June 10, 2012 1 Comment »

So the blog is ten years old today! I have to admit when I started this blog up as I began my teaching career, I had no idea it would last this long… the blog, that is. You might notice ... Read More »

Massive Quebec photo gallery

Massive Quebec photo gallery
June 3, 2012 Comments Off on Massive Quebec photo gallery

Here are all the pictures I took in Quebec, in their 18 megapixel glory. Click here if you can’t see the photos Read More »

Movie Review: The Avengers

Movie Review: The Avengers
May 5, 2012 Comments Off on Movie Review: The Avengers

There are very few movies for which I’ll brave opening day crowds.  I lined up for Star Wars: Episode 1 and all three of the Lord of the Rings movies.  Given all the work that has gone into building up ... Read More »

Daily links 05/02/2012

Daily links 05/02/2012
May 2, 2012 Comments Off on Daily links 05/02/2012

Converting to WebM, OGG/Theora and MP4. // by Paul Rouget ffmpeg command lines for converting to OGV, MP4 and webm for HTML 5 video. tags: webm html5 ffmpeg ogv transcode mp4 command Posted from Diigo. The rest of my favorite ... Read More »

Rogues gallery

Rogues gallery
April 30, 2012 Comments Off on Rogues gallery

The SLC at Carlton is nothing if not inventive in their ways to raise money for building a school in Ecuador.  The latest challenge is a doozy!  Twenty-four teachers have pledged to do various acts of insanity once certain monetary ... Read More »