Monthly Archives: March 2013

100 Things To Do in San Francisco Before You Die

via 7×7.com. Whether you are a tourist, a transplant, or a native, we promise you will never be bored in San Francisco with our new list of 100 things to do before you die. We’ve broken the list up into morning, day, evening and night to help you choose your own adventure. Now get started! MORNING […]

THX

I feel pretty lucky having visited both Skywalker Ranch and the offices of THX. They are both cool facilities located a few miles from each other north of San Francisco. This post will focus on the history of THX since it is the lesser known of the two organizations. One week after, “The Empire Strikes […]

All You Need is Love

I was watching Moulin Rouge the other day and got thinking about the Elephant Love Medley. It is ironic because I am about to take a walking tour in San Francisco of the old brothels. The reason I mention irony is the premise of Moulin Rouge is that a writer falls in love with a […]

The 24 Most Important Things We All Learned From “My So-Called Life”

via BuzzFeed.com The 24 Most Important Things We All Learned From “My So-Called Life”Because “someone once set fire to my hair at Let’s Bolt,” here are some things you need to know. 1. Love at first sight is very, very real. 2. You can never wear too many accessories. 3. Or mix too many prints. […]

My doppelgängers

dop·pel·gäng·er /ˈdäpəlˌgaNGər/ Noun An apparition or double of a living person. Via Wikipedia.org. In fiction and folklore, a doppelgänger (German, literally a “double goer”) (pronounced [ˈdɔpəlˌɡɛŋɐ] ( listen)) is a paranormal double of a living person. It also describes the sensation of having glimpsed oneself in peripheral vision, in a position where there is no […]

Learning Languages

Bettes Davis Quotes

March 03

The Bucket List

Four years ago I completed an item on my bucket list without even realizing it. In 2009, I danced in the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras in a speedo and body paint. Let me tell you what courage is… being half naked in front of 300,000 people. It also, strangely enough, was a fulfilling […]

Frank Sinatra Quotes

“I feel sorry for people who don’t drink. When they wake up in the morning, that’s as good as they’re going to feel all day.”

False Binaries

So my buddy… let’s just call him Wisdom from Chicago talked to me about false binaries. I was caught in a false dilemma: there were two options, but I didn’t believe that I could achieve them both. It is interesting when I use fallacy is used in an attempt to force a choice. Wisdom from Chicago […]