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I have recently started playing Metroid: Other M, and I like it. It's not very hard, but the one bug I have found forced me to start over. The bug is a door in Sector 3 that can lock permanently and break the game. It is caused by: Getting the... Continue »
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Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff My rating: 5 of 5 stars Stacy Schiff has crafted, somehow, a new angle on one of the world's oldest great stories. By focusing on the first degree sources we have from the period... Continue »
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Blog: Megnut
Jason's got a nice little write-up about Ollie's digital camera use. Of course when he writes "we" gave him the camera, and "we" set-up the Flickr account, and "we" hooked up the Eye-Fi card, dear reader, you can insert "Meg",... Continue »
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So, usually, we talk about a way to embrace change, right? The world is changing, always, so, gotta go with it. That's true! But I'm considering a new approach. Staying the same. If you give me a moment, I'll explain.... Continue »
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I've been trying to rationalize the decision, but it's clear what feels right to me. Continue »
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Blog: nataliepo
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Today is my last day at Six Apart. It's been 3.5 years with an outstandingly clever and humane group of unforgettable friends. I dedicate this Apperceptive/Six Apart-NYC montage to all of you. [WARNING] This is a long, photo-intensive, inside-joke-ridden post.... Continue »
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Blog: nataliepo
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Logos for women's groups always roll my eyes since they overemphasize whimsical femininity and underemphasize our strengths. The collection from "Squiggles, Trees, Ribbons and Spirals: My Collection of Women’s Health, Beauty and Support Group Logos as the Stages of Life... Continue »
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Blog: nataliepo
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There I was, working from home on a day where our office had no water nor internet, planning new features for a fine blogging platform, when, all of a sudden, my droopy dream pop beats were interrupted by my landlord... Continue »
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Blog: deprecated
Everyone has an image of the large-bellied, bearded, balding Buddha figure that Ginsberg became. But to play the young Ginsberg, you, the actor, must be slim and clean-shaven and must dye your hair black—your full head of hair. You must... Continue »
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Blog: nataliepo
Has anyone ever made a mixtape for you as a way to circumvent an awkward admittance of their feelings for you? For some reason, I attract that type of dude, and I've had more mixtape gifts than I care to... Continue »
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Avatar. AVATAR AVATAR AVATAR. I watched this movie over the weekend, and, boy oh boy am I glad I waited months to see this movie because this thing was a HUGE letdown. I know there was a ton of backlash... Continue »
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We prefer to buy our food as locally and organically grown as possible. This way of thinking has been so important to us for so long, I can't really remember eating any other way, except in the time between leaving... Continue »
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F made Jane a bonnet, to protect her tiny nose from the sun. I made her an animated gif, to embarrass her when she's older. Continue »
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Scout, my special pooch. You were blessed with a mind free of guile and a heart free of guilt. Today, you humped my guests. Your expression was happy and innocent. Leaving me to be mortified alone. Continue »
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Last week we had a relaxing, lovely vacation in the Outer Banks of North Carolina. We rented a 7 bedroom house with a pool and hot tub, 500 feet from the ocean. Aunt Lorien and Uncle Mark drove down from... Continue »