Archive for April, 2005

another one bites the dust

Friday, April 29th, 2005

Finished my papers today. Okay I finished them this morning as the sun was rising, but hey no one’s perfect. Personally I like staying awake all night. Course i just like to do everything different. Last hurdle: the Final Exam. The time: next Thursday. Woo-hoo. til next time

hectic days and nights

Tuesday, April 26th, 2005

I am currently sitting here on my couch after enduring 6 hours of graduate school instruction; I went to sleep today at 11AM after having stayed up all night working on my research paper; I expect to do the same thing tonight; I have to be at the campus tomorrow at 8:30 AM; I must [...]

missing days and the new Pope

Thursday, April 21st, 2005

Sorry about the missed posts people, as I am sure many of you are aware Finals weeks is approaching. Busy times… Anyway, I thought i might comment on the new Pope situation. First off, is it me or does the whole Papacy thing seem to be an ugly relic of the past. The church used [...]

all work no play…

Sunday, April 17th, 2005

As I believe I stated earlier, I volunteered for a presentation on Tuesday the 19th of April. So, here I am diligently working on the project while my friends play poker. Sunday is our normal poker night but tonight I just could not see ditching my responsibilities to play. The semester is almost over and [...]

your government is fucking you (part 1)

Thursday, April 14th, 2005

I filled my the gas tank in my Honda yesterday and was shocked at the price of gasoline. My little Civic gets great mileage so I had not yet had to pay this new even higher price that is now prevailing around the country. The last time I filled the Civic, the price was not [...]

two down, one to go

Wednesday, April 13th, 2005

I have now finished 2 presentations out of three, woo-hoo! Next week will be the final one, then I can concentrate on finishing this globalization paper. Next week I will have to present on my empirical work. We have to run an Ordinary Least Squares (OLS) regression analysis and present the results. I have decided [...]

video work

Sunday, April 10th, 2005

kn0ckemdown and i last night did what is the next to final cut on our DC-NYC Inauguration Tour film footage. Using some free trial software, I was able to render the video into MPEG format and burn it onto a DVD. The final product is pretty good if I do say so. Some of the [...]

the end of reason?

Friday, April 8th, 2005

So, here I am in my office again. Need to continue taking notes and culling data for my research papers. I am still working on my globalization project which is also going to be modified and turned in for my International Relations course. Thankfully, my profs. encourage us grad students to use one paper for [...]

good Christians

Tuesday, April 5th, 2005

I feel compelled to publish when I come across something that challenges the lens through which i organize reality. i am very skeptical of organized religions, hence I am weary of most all people who profess a singular faith. but tonight at the bar I met what i consider a good christian. ken (ill call [...]

the double movement, very briefly

Saturday, April 2nd, 2005

All right ya’ll I got to make this quick because I would like to get back to studying… My understanding of the double movement is simple. It is the nature of capitalism to continuously attempt to disembed itself from the clutches of society and government. This is the first movement. The result of these attempts [...]

paradox and shame

Friday, April 1st, 2005

Well I know that this is really early in this experiment for you to know this, but I am a political radical. More on that later, my point for today is how I reconcile my “normal” life with that of being a subversive. My fellow contributors and I are trying to start a non-profit that [...]