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{ Monthly Archives } January 2010

Cat Mysticism

These guys are nuts

OK Go – This Too Shall Pass from OK Go on Vimeo. (Remember the video dance on treadmills? Same guys.)

“… for only one reason.”

Every so often I need to hear it again.

Linked by the New York Times

My piece on Brit Hume and Tiger Woods has been linked by Ross Douthat at the New York Times.

And now for something completely different.

… and I mean completely.

Karma/Vipaka in Blog Comments

Look, I’m doing an actual Buddhadharma post. I had a piece at PJM a few days ago on Brit Hume and Tiger Woods.  Now, that attracted a number of, um, interesting commenters, including one guy from My Old Home Town (extra credit to anyone who catches that literary reference) who I’ve run into off and […]


M/E Plesents

Special features to note: the Nihon-glish title the technical sophistication for a simple problem the fact that it could have been done entirely without electronics for about $200 less.

I’m waiting for the National Geographic Special

Brit Hume and Tiger Woods

Here’s the video: Here’s the letter I sent Please mention to Brit that his knowledge of Buddhism leaves enough to be desired that he probably shouldn’t opine thereon. I’ll grant that Buddhism doesn’t provide a transcendental entity which can forgive sin, but then Buddhism doesn’t actually provide the concept of sin either; we replace […]