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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: The "One Book" Meme
    read more than once Gravity s Rainbow I read it the first time because somebody I looked up to told me it was worth the effort I read it the second time because I knew it was worth the effort As fucked up as it is to admit this book more than any wired my brain to its current method of reasoning One book you d want on a desert island Don Quixote because I still haven t read it One book that made you laugh Cryptonomicon Neal Stephenson isn t thought of by most people as a funny reader but this book is hilarious One book that made you cry White Noise I know this book is supposed to be funny and it is But it was also the first book I read that dealt with the pathos of middle age and it knocked me for a loop One book that you wish had been written Blood Meridian This book is so hard to forget passages from it often come whispering back to me in the middle of seemingly unrelated activities Not sure when I ll get around to reading it again but it s a remarkable thing One

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000149.html (2016-02-10)
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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: The Last of the V8 Interceptors (or Shooting Fish in a Barrel)
    So why are you Hate is learned easy and unlearned hard And if you haven t got a reason to unlearn it you never will If you were expecting him pull an Ingo Hasselbach and repudiate his beliefs well you haven t been paying attention to what he says and does starting with the goddamn christ movie Remember what he said back then Some of my best friends are Jewish which is of course code for I don t know whom I hate more the Jews or myself My only problem is the timing of the whole episode The LA Times is running a daily attrocity exhibition of the Israeli incursion into Lebanon on the front page and it makes some people condone the sentiments expressed by the star of Bird on a Wire as being political rather than racist So let me be clear not all Jews support the attack on Lebanon and not all Jews support the continued refusal of the Israeli state to deal fairly with the Palestinian people I was however delighted to hear that he pulled the old You ll never work in this town again Don t you know who I am routine while

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000148.html (2016-02-10)
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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: We love Photo Booth
    or Shooting Fish in a Barrel July 20 2006 We love Photo Booth The new iMac has a fun bit of flummery Photo Booth Everyone decided to get into the act Posted by krudman at July 20 2006 04 42

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000147.html (2016-02-10)
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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: Alien Invaders
    Photo Booth July 17 2006 Alien Invaders The pond is starting to get a bit more naturalized One sign is that we re seeing dragonflies all over the place Posted by krudman at July 17 2006 09 22 PM TrackBack

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000146.html (2016-02-10)
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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: Yay! Comments working again.
    Yay Comments working again Somehow something change in the config on the ISP side and my mt config settings weren t right Fixed them and hey presto comments should work again Posted by krudman at July 14 2006 05 38

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000145.html (2016-02-10)
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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: Chillin' with Irving
    working again July 14 2006 Chillin with Irving Loving Irving s new record and most especially Lovely Just Like Her which shimmers like the Chills used to Well done Lads Posted by krudman at July 14 2006 12 23 PM

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000144.html (2016-02-10)
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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: You Don't Know Dick
    sports its Defend America Defeat Bush sticker on the back A message so threatening that some guy insisted on pulling up alongside me on the 134 Freeway last Friday in rush hour traffic to wave a card at me I figured it was a millitary ID card the guy had a quasi Marine hairdo and shout that my sticker sucked And I thought that it did indeed suck but that it didn t make it less true now than it was three years ago This morning Robert J Elisberg is blogging on the HuffingtonPost about the plan to rehabilitate Nixon And I m thinking about Steve s bumper sticker and I m worried that it may be sending out the messasge that it really is okay to miss Nixon Don t get me wrong I know that Steve means it ironically but most people wouldn t know that After all he chose to slap the sticker on the bumper of his nice big Beemer and not his other more working class car and maybe that was part of the irony I ll have to ask him But I can t help wonder if it s giving comfort to the closet

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000142.html (2016-02-10)
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  • The Ink-Stained Wretch: Paging Desmond Ponce
    fascination with fake names in my Spam mailbox Mr Ponce has important information for me about Re 20 perhaps I should take a peek Runner up today is Creameries H Lewinsky The H adding particular gravitas to her entreaty regarding

    Original URL path: http://emmanate.org/wretch/archives/000141.html (2016-02-10)
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