JustinSpace: Obscene Interiors Obscene Interiors is a collection of real online male personal ad photos and my critique of the naive interior decorating exposed therein. (No need to shield your timid eyes, the often-nude figures have been laboriously obscured.) I think my place is much worse. At least I don’t have a big gray cardboard […]
Bicycle-25 is my first entry in the For Want of A Nail Lexicon. Over a 1000 words, and I think only 400 of them are actually about that alternate history. I hope it came out vaguely coherent.
Vincent Baker’s Afraid is a horror roleplaying game, posted on his blog as a set of notes. The mechanics, a system similar to Dogs in the Vineyard, read like code to me, but the sections on setting up scenes (in each scene, a PC is either alone, in trouble, lost or unprepared – or a […]
A French scientist suggests that maybe viruses are the origin of DNA (yes, viruses, not virii). That is, that the whole DNA->RNA thing (and the RNA->DNA thing that viruses do so well) started in part as a way to evade early cells’ anti-viral defenses. This could explain why DNA replication enzymes are different between bacteria, […]
1. E-mail is for geeks and pedophiles. 2. If the BatMovie franchise ever came to it, Reese Witherspoon would make a very Jack Nicholson-compatible Harley Quinn.