Archive for date: September 5, 2004

The War Prayer

September 5, 2004 | Link of the Day, Politics | By: Mark VandeWettering

Stuff by Samuel Clemens, a good antidote to watching the RNC.

Why I’m Not Proud To Be a Democrat…

September 5, 2004 | Politics | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’m sitting in my living room on a Sunday morning, and the urge to yap about something political has just become too strong to ignore. This week has given me another political realization: the realization that I’m really not proud to be a Democrat. Don’t get me wrong: I’m not going to go all Zell […]

DVD Experiments, with a recipe…

September 5, 2004 | General, My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, I’ve burned a few DVD blanks today just to see what I can do. For source material, I decided to go to the feature film section of They have a bunch of films available in MPEG2 format, all fairly good quality and ready for download with minimal transcoding. For my experiments, I chose […]