Musings on the Digital Life and the End of the Daily Dish

An online hamster illustrating my life from 2008-2013. Yesterday, Andrew Sullivan of the long running blog, The Daily Dish, announced his retirement from blogging and the closing of the blog. I like the Dish. I am not and was not too fond of all…

Sunday TidBits: Delete, A Class of her Own, Farming, and love letters to Nokia

Sun 09.15.13 – Various and sundry bits from around the internet that are worth your time: 1) She Makes War has a spot on layered vocals-only song & video (above) called “Delete” about one’s life online. After nearly 20 years online, I would like…

Sita Sings the Blues

‘Sita Sings the Blues‘ is a very delightful feature indie animation film that combines 1920s jazz vocals with the ancient Indian story of Ram and Sita and the parallel story of the animator Nina Paley and her husband Dave. Worth watching for the interplay…

Oh, Where Has All the Flash Gone?

Now that video is all the rage, Flash seems to have been sidelined to banner ads, games, and corporate websites. I miss the days of silly, homemade, whimsical* Flash animations with very little purpose. While I am not a big fan of all Flash…