Here it comes, the Governator starts screwing California. First victims: art therapy programs, food stamp users, doctors who treat Medi-Cal patients, public university recuitment (which could then impact enrollement, and tuition monies). Its gonna be a long term.Gov.’s Cuts to Hit Poor, Universities
I have been reading Gibbon’s “The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire” for ages now (its dense, and long and I mostly only read on lunch break) and have been trying to visualize the movements of the Roman Empire over its course – here are some resources if you are also a strange history geek like I am becoming. Rome: Map of the Empire
More to come as I search for more images and resources…
Got a new image set up in the Projects section – some stills from the production of the independent film Fixed.. we provided a couple of installations that in the film are made by the character Deanna. Take a peek..
Lawsuit claims manual cited bikini ski contest talk
(an actual headline from CNN.com, well, a sub-header. still, what the hell?)
Berkeley Breathed is coming back! He is bringing back Opus the penguin with a strip called Opus, to run as a half-page Sunday comic -and it better be in the LA Times or I am cancelling my subscription. Story at Salon.++++
Lets hope Bill D Cat comes with ’em, I used to have that Billy and the Boingers record ya know.
Tonight at Gallery 825: Film and Video 825
Boundaries, Neuroses, and Frustration.
featuring works by Anthony Goicolea, Kate Gilmore and Jim Skuldt
Starts at 8pm, get there a bit early to park.
suggested donation of $5 for non-members.
Gallery 825 is at 825 La Cienega Blvd, just south of Santa Monica Blvd on the west side of the street.
More info ++++
Massachusetts court decides that you can’t ban gay marriage, a huge step in the direction of equality, but now the real fight will begin. ++++
I made a mini-site for my brother, sort of temporary till he wants something better. I like asterisks, he does too it seems. Eventually, there will be more info on it.
Hey J, pass the Caucasian Shashlik, will ya?
Would it kill them to post the actual recipies! I need them in time for thanksgiving!