Month: December 2011

Treaty of Warsaw, 1970.

The Treaty of Warsaw

Because it is my dad’s birthday today (Happy birthday!), I thought I’d publish this old photo showing him at work: “The Treaty of Warsaw (German: Warschauer Vertrag) was a treaty between West Germany (Federal Republic

Rosemary Clooney.

“Lovely Weather for Ducks”

As you probably know from that other site of mine, I have quite an extensive collection of music. One of my favorite tunes from that collection comes from an odd 1987 compilation album entitled “Dance

Rafael del Villar Sr.

Rafael del Villar Sr.

I think every life lived is shaped by the people encountered and Rafael del Villar Sr. was one of the most important people I have ever met. Beneath that jovial mask he liked to wear


“Things Fall Apart”

On the 15th of March 2005, starting at 08:03 AM, I started pestering the crowd over at the Steve Hoffman forums with a request. Although I can’t remember why, I spent the Christmas Eve of

Stephen King. It. (Cemetary Dance Special Edition, 2011).

The Epicenter: Stephen King’s “It”

I will always remember that old Monty Python line, “Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition!” Along those lines, I invariably get that kind of reaction when people unaware of the fact enter my office and see

That's what used to look like.

First Steps at the Glassdog

I have been around the Internet seemingly for ages. As soon as I found a way to go online, I did and around 1993 or 1994, with the advent of the Mosaic browser, a whole