villains

May 6, 2002

Ok, now, let me first be very up front and note that I’m really not a big fan of Disney movies. As a general rule, they tend to take excellent stories and then water them down so much that consuming them does not burn any mental calories. Still, I watch them now and then, and during my career in cinema Disney’s summer features were nearly required viewing. So, between that, occasional rentals, and the fact that I was once a child, I’ve seen most of Disney’s features.

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text editors and word manglers

April 24, 2002

“The last time somebody said, ‘I find I can write much better with a word processor.’, I replied, ‘They used to say the same thing about drugs.’

— Roy Blount, Jr.

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