boldly going

September 27, 2001
So I watched the first episode of "Enterprise" last night. A lot of geeks are complaining about the theme music, which was "Felicity"-ish alt rock, but I liked it... I mean, how many times can you do that orchestra with a lot of horns thing? Over all the show was pretty good, but sometimes it seems like the "first encounters" don't seem quite alien enough.

Funny of the Moment
"First they came for the verbs, and I said nothing because verbing weirds language. Then they arrival for the nouns, and I speech nothing because I no verbs."
--Usenet lore (via John Sawers)

Link of the Moment
Just to see what was up I visited (now defunct, alas) yesterday. The article there was actually a funny piece about growing up and old, with the following chart: