WordPress on the Desktop

A quick post to try out the new WordPress app for the Mac (it’s available for Linux and Windoz too).  Seems pretty comparable to the in-browser editing experience. I also got my “annual report” on Altertainment from Jetpack.  I didn’t do much blogging this year so understandly the world’s attention to the site has fallen off of a cliff, into the ocean and almost to … Continue reading WordPress on the Desktop

Women’s League Soccer

We’ve had a decade and a half of professional women’s soccer in the U.S.which is often lost on people not paying attention.  Yes there have been three leagues in succession – because the first two only last 3 seasons each – but taken in total there has been professional women’s soccer in the U.S. since the famous 1999 U.S. world cup victory.  The first league, … Continue reading Women’s League Soccer

Bookmark: Terry Pratchett

RIP Sir Terence David John “Terry” Pratchett, OBE (28 April 1948 – 12 March 2015). Forty one Discworld novels have been published.  Within Discworld, Pratchett weaved a narrative with many different characters that each had their own narratives across several books.  So much so that anyone approaching reading them needs a guide on how to make sense of it all. The L-Space web has put together the … Continue reading Bookmark: Terry Pratchett

Oingo Boingo: Danny Elfman

The artistic genius, the driving force, the hub of Oingo Boingo is unquestionably Danny Elfman.  Others made key contributions to the sound of the band but there would be no oingo in the boingo with Elfman. He put out a solo album which for all intents and purposes is another Oingo Boingo album. The fact that the theater troupe transformed into the rock band and … Continue reading Oingo Boingo: Danny Elfman