Archive for date: October 8, 2005

More about pot roast…

October 8, 2005 | Cooking and Recipes | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’ve mused about potroast before on my blog, but it’s such a great (and now overlooked) dish when it came up on Slashfood I thought it deserved a link. A couple of additional comments on the recipe presented: This is a long cooking recipe, so if you want any of the vegetables to actually be […]

The Long Now Foundation

October 8, 2005 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

BoingBoing reminded me that the Long Now Foundation has many of their very interesting seminars available for download via their online library. Far reaching, thought provoking stuff, including lectures by three different Dyson, Kurzweil (whose book The Singularity is Near is part of my current reading list, and many others. Great stuff for those of […]

Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit Movie Info – Yahoo! Movies

October 8, 2005 | Movie Review | By: Mark VandeWettering

The movie for the weekend is Wallace & Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit, the first full-length Wallace and Gromit movie produced by Aardman and distributed by Dreamworks. I’m a great fan of Wallace and Gromit, in particular Close Shave and the brilliant Wrong Trousers, both of which won Academy Awards for Nick Parks, so […]