June 2005

Various meditations on summer, family, and addiction.

In which my readers and I brainstorm for movies better than the books that inspired them. We don’t always agree.

Gin Fizz, Illustrated

10 June 2005

In which I share excerpts from an old drink mixing book and an old dinner party book.

Verizon Sucks

08 June 2005 · 98 comments

In which I encounter great difficulties while facing yet another behemoth faceless corporation.

Snake in the Grass

05 June 2005

In which we see a community theater production with Will and Marla. In which we watch The Life Aquatic with Steve Zissou.

In which I enumerate the best applications currently available for the Mac.