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Category: Slice of Life
Posted by: Therem
And what a trip it was. My fellow tourists were a really fun group, and Willem and his wife Ida were a hoot. I tried plenty of whisky, took over 500 photos and movies, and was able to completely forget about work most of the time. A resounding success!

Internet access was pretty scarce, so I couldn't do any blogging from the road, but I will be uploading photos to my Gallery2 site soon. In the mean time, see some teasers beyond the "Read More" link...

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Category: Film and TV
Posted by: Therem
SciFi has long been a leader in web content for their shows, particularly Battlestar Galactica. Last season I spent quite a bit of time listening to commentary podcasts by Ronald Moore, usually made available right after the episodes aired. In the latter half of the season, I was often wondering, "What the hell was he thinking?!" and was glad to get some insight into that right away. If the answer was sometimes, "Uh, well... we kinda screwed that up. We'll try to do better in season 3," that was fine with me. It was nice just to get some reassurance that he still had a clue what was quality and what wasn't.

Spoilers and more beyond the "Read More" link.

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Category: Society
Posted by: Therem