Author Archives: aaronx

Depressing

The cool people from my generation ended up doing a disproportionate amount of the work of defining contemporary popular culture, but, if Kavanaugh is anything to go by, the worst assholes of my generation will get to do an even … Continue reading

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Nikon D700 CHA (CHR) error fix I figured out

I bought a (well) used D700 off eBay recently. The original seller reported frustration with CF Card errors, which probably saved me $150 on the price. The camera, once I got it, seemed OK, but was having a lot of … Continue reading

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Hitchcock knew from scary pedophiles, apparently

From the Alfred Hitchcock section of “The Little, Brown Book of Anecdotes” 7 (Though at the time he was still a church-going Catholic, Hitchcock’s attitude may be illustrated by this anecdote.) Driving through a Swiss city one day, Hitchcock suddenly … Continue reading

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Remember your federal ABCDs

(Agencies, Bureaus, Commissions and Departments) All of the four are being damaged by the current administration’s willful vandalism. It is important to try and reduce the damage as it is being done, which is right now, and it will be … Continue reading

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Snowy

It snowed yesterday

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Snow

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The heater came on for a bit this a.m.

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NYT Crossword dad-jokes

Um, ha ha?

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Simon Cowell is invited, by me, to go to hell

Please never watch another episode of “America’s Got Talent” this year.

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Scottie Nell Hughes is a horrible person.

I had no idea she was so terrible, what as I have never watched much cable news. She was invited on to the first hour of The Diane Rehm show this a.m., but I don’t know why; it was supposed … Continue reading

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