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Meh. The guestbook and comments aren't working. If this were the 90's, I'd put one of those animated "Under Constructed" GIFs on here. I'm working on adding an RSS feed to my home-rolled blogging software, too. Anybody out there? Send me an email.

Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Well m'er f'er!!!!! They're ending the alumni accounts for IU Computer Science graduates. As a result, this piece of my web presence is going to go poof very shortly. I will probably set up base, temporarily or otherwise at:
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 7:18 PM

Thursday, September 21, 2006

Lincoln was one bad mofo. (via)
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 7:23 PM

Monday, September 18, 2006

So, this is what a video game orchestration looks like.
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 10:27 PM

Wednesday, September 6, 2006

I got some pretty interesting answers on Ask Metafilter when I asked, Can a hermaphrodite impregnate themselves?
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 2:00 PM

OMFG. The Clown House has a website.
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 1:53 PM

Tuesday, September 5, 2006

Say, I says to myself, where do Multnomah County librarians eat, read, shop, relax, watch, ramble and learn?
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 7:04 PM

If all Bangalorians are like Honey, I pity Americans about to graduate college. They're up against a hungry, polite, Excel-proficient Indian army. Put it this way: Honey ends her emails with "Right time for right action, starts now!" Your average American assistant believes the "right time for right action" starts after a Starbucks venti latte and a discussion of last night's Amazing Race 8.
-- My Outsourced Life with Your Man In India (Now: GetFriday)
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 12:59 PM

Saturday, September 2, 2006

Liberal Crime Squad is a text-based RPG where all three branches of government have been taken over by conservative forces and it's your goal to take them back (by successfully completing popular crimes against them). Topical!
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 2:25 PM

Friday, September 1, 2006

I almost forgot about PDX Popo. I wonder if it's still relevant in the post-Potter era? Well, it certainly is, but I still get a kick out of Bug-Eyed Vera.
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 3:27 PM

Thursday, August 31, 2006

Ooo. Ooo. There's an egoboo successor in the works! SoulFu!
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 6:43 PM

Wednesday, August 23, 2006

Meh. Once upon a time I put the unobtrusive NedStat webcounter on this page, but they went and turned evil. Sorry about the popunder ads, I just didn't know. So, I fixed the main page, but it might take me a day or two to delete the rest of the NedStat counters on my site. I also need to find a new counter. Oh well, it's not like I update or get visitors here too often anyway. Teehee.
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 2:21 PM

Friday, March 10, 2006

Dear Mr. President: I Return Enclosed the Symbols of My Years of Service.
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 3:11 PM

Friday, March 3, 2006

OMG. Super Monkey Poop Fight!
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 12:49 AM

Thursday, February 23, 2006

Hm. It's been a while since I've caught up on Slow Wave.
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 7:40 PM

Tuesday, February 21, 2006

From the golden age of the videogame RPG came Mother and Mother 2, AKA Earthbound. Huh. All those (hundreds? thousands?) hours killed playing Dragon Warrior I-IV and I never became a vegetarian. I did learn what "thou" and "thee" meant, though. (via)
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 8:07 PM

Thursday, February 2, 2006

So, I had this epiphany that I should just stop pretending to be too cool for school and join Friendster and My Space already.
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 6:39 PM

Wednesday, January 18, 2006

-Ism of the day: Situationism
[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 6:54 PM

Blogs are so pretentious, right? So, I tell myself that this is just a place for me to dump my interesting links. (In truth, I want to be loved and adored by everyone, but everyone wants that so it's boring.) Anyway, lemme shoot out a few of my current favorite online haunts:

  • Lifehacker
  • Metafilter
  • Engadget
  • If ya wanna buy me a present to express your love and adoration, you could hit or Woot, but I'm a super-secret anti-materialist, anti-consumerist, anti-hyphenist, so ya could just say hi.

[comment] posted by Mark Wilson 6:06 PM

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