Monthly Archives: August 2011
Between school and applying for grad school and breaking rocks for Mr. Slate, old Checkpoint hasn’t had the opportunity to go camping this summer. Yet. Yet! Maybe gazing wistfully at this photo he took last summer will ease the claustrophobia. … Continue reading
So, has it ever been determined if this: is the real McCoy? I am unaware of other Banksy stencils in Chicago, so I don’t know if this is a counterfeit/copycat or a stroke of good fortune. I remember the Andre … Continue reading
As a state government agency, you would think that the Oregon Department of Revenue would know the rather simple process by which a bill becomes a law. However, they seemed to have forgotten recently when they put out a news … Continue reading
Forget debt ceilings and stock market declines, here is the real sign of the Hobo-pocalyse we face: 1. Moo & Oink faces liquidation. 2. A Heisman ring ain’t worth what it used to be.
Tim Pawlenty isn’t much of a worry for me, since he doesn’t seem to being in danger of actually getting the Repub nomination. However, I have to comment about this very very bad campaign literature he put out. Let me … Continue reading
Now that the first season of Game of Thrones is long over, I thought I would post the above collection of special effects shots from the show and give my take on the show. The video above shows many before … Continue reading