Tuesday, September 30

You've been hit by, you've been struck by, a smooth patent filing



Michael Jackson patented the "anti-gravity illusion" used in his "Smooth Criminal" video. Who knew?

A system for allowing a shoe wearer to lean forwardly beyond his center of gravity by virtue of wearing a specially designed pair of shoes which will engage with a hitch member movably projectable through a stage surface.




Friday, September 5

I've been a bit busy....

The last two weeks I've been in Denver and St. Paul, covering the Democratic and Republican conventions. I've been working on this. And here's a taste of life at the conventions from my Twitter feed:

Music in Words

There's a new web gadget called Wordle -- enter in text, or a website, and it makes purty word pictures. Here's a few songs: Can you guess what they are?