Archive for date: November 1, 2004

Brainwagon Radio: Election Eve Politics

November 1, 2004 | Audioblogs and Podcasting, Brainwagon Radio, Politics | By: Mark VandeWettering

Breaking with the tradition of geeky news, your host explains why he’s voting for the Kerry/Edwards ticket this year, and encourages everyone to go out and vote, no matter what your political affiliation. After tomorrow, it will be back to geekiness, I promise.

DVD Review: Phantom of the Opera : The Ultimate Edition

November 1, 2004 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

For Halloween, I decided to pick up The Phantom of the Opera: The Ultimate Edition, which I got for $15 or so from my local mass retailer. This is actually a 2 DVD set, which includes two versions of the film: the longer 1925 release version, as well as the re-release 1929 version. I must […]

Jon Stewart on C-SPAN

November 1, 2004 | Politics | By: Mark VandeWettering

C-SPAN recently ran an interview with Jon Stewart and just like his appearance on Crossfire, he continues to roast the conventional television media for participating in the farce that is “popular journalism”. I’ll undoubtably rant about this some more in my podcast, but here is an idea for thought: Fox News made a deliberate choice […]

Mysteries of Package Tracking

November 1, 2004 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

First thing this morning I decided to try to track my latest amazon order to see when it was going to arrive. I got the following: Date Time Location Service Area Checkpoint Details Nov 01, 2004 09:05:00 AM ALLENTOWN PA WITH DELIVERY COURIER. Nov 01, 2004 07:55:00 AM OAKLAND CA ARRIVED AT DHL FACILITY. Oct […]