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You can tell you are bored when . . .

The most interesting thing to do is watch a bunch of people on NASA TV wait for a Mars lander to send a signal, hopefully, that it’s landed. The picture is basically a bunch of people in front of computer monitors with an occasional computer simulation of the landing. It’s rather odd to think that […]

Surreal LA experience

I live in northeast Los Angeles. This makes seeing personalities a very unlikely event. This is part of what made yesterday afternoon’s experience so surreal. I was walking Beag in my local park, just a couple of blocks from my house, as I passed this couple walking in the other direction. As they passed I […]

SD is hard to watch

Recently DirecTV has recently added a ton of new HD channels mostly replacing standard definition channels. I now watch about 85-90% high definition programming including sports and news. Since there isn’t really anything else on I am watching the Pittsburgh Penguins play the Ottawa Senators hockey game and it’s only available in SD. It’s hard […]

SD is hard to watch

Recently DirecTV has recently added a ton of new HD channels mostly replacing standard definition channels. I now watch about 85-90% high definition programming including sports and news. Since there isn’t really anything else on I am watching the Pittsburgh Penguins play the Ottawa Senators hockey game and it’s only available in SD. It’s hard […]

Only in LA

I woke Friday morning to a pounding in my head. Fortunately for me it wasn’t this pounding, but the sound of helicopters. Since this is LA and I live about a mile from a freeway I just figured there was some mishap on the 134. But the sounds persisted and the volume and intensity increased. […]

These shows bite the DVR dust

I just don’t have the time or inclination to watch as much TV as I would like and this is even with skipping commercials. So after at least of couple of episodes the following shows are no longer on the DVR for weekly viewing: The Dead Zone I had the whole season recorded and yet […]