Behind my hut
in the Clear Creek gorge
are many fierce and ferocious creatures
While I cannot see them, directly, from where I sit
in front of my home
I have seen them
I can hear them
But, they grow more distant with each passing moment
Before me is the lush green
of the gorge
The smell of the...
The student climbed the hill to speak with the Master.
'Master', he said, 'I am a great and strong warrior; but, even though I surpass even the strongest and swiftest, I am not content.'
The Master, being a Master, looked at the warrior and said, 'So, you desire perfection?' and the warrior...
lol...because Robertson is such a loon!
1:00 - when Pat starts talking about martial artists inhaling "demon spirits." He then wards off the audience from having anything to do with that type of stuff.
This is one of the craziest things he's ever said, but with it he's accomplished...
STOCKHOLM (AFP) A "giant herring" measuring 3.5 metres (11.4 feet) has been discovered off Sweden's western coast -- the first such fish found in the Scandinavian country in more than 130 years, a maritime museum said Tuesday.
Youve got a new owner, Charlie Brown.
Newspaper publisher E.W. Scripps Co. is selling licensing rights for Snoopy, Charlie Brown and the rest of the Peanuts gang to Iconix Brand Group Inc., the licensing company that owns Joe Boxer and London Fog.
While I appreciate Snoopy's...
Step 1: Go to the picture you want in your post. Right-click on it and choose 'Properties', like so:
Step 2: Copy the address of the image, like so...
If you know of Sigur Ros, you should probably like to know that the lead singer, Jonsi Birgisson, has a solo CD out. You can here it in it's entirety here.
Here's a little Sigur in the meantime, though:
The student came before the master and said, 'Master, none pay heed to me and I am ignored wherever I may go.'
The master said to the student, 'Please pay close attention to your bearing.' The student thanked the master and departed.
The student soon noted that he slouched and did correct it...
There seems to be difficulty with avatars this morning. Rather than filling up the RTM threads, please take the following steps:
1) Close all browser windows
2) Clear your browser's cache directory
3) Log off
4) Restart your pc
This should clear the problem.
Should this fail, please...
Student Suspended After Boobies Bracelet Controversy
HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla.Frankie Rodriguez bought the bracelet at a mall store about a month ago. He said it shows his support for breast cancer research. The Tomlin Middle School student said he has an aunt with cancer and several family...
As I have been out of training for several years, I had decided to return to MA as a white belt; beginning at the beginning. After some consideration, though, I am looking at CMA, rather than Karate. The closest studio is about 10 miles away, here. The sifu, Greg Zoganos, states he was...
I love me some Ramen (not as much as grilled cheese).
Found this out in the darkweb
How to Prepare Ramen
1.Open the package.
2.Remove the dry noodles and the flavoring from package.
3.Boil the noodles in water for 3 minutes then mix the flavoring in. (Drain a little water before mixing...
So, I logged off MT and cleaned up a video I've been working on. I created the movie 1080p with higher-end encoding and, oddly enough, needed to download the H.264 codec to view it.
When I got back to MT, this ad set was waiting for me:
I see it all around me: in the flower trying to grow in full shade, in the plant that my cat stares at when I'm not looking, in my own desire to succeed and the frequent failure to do so. Not so much in the actual failure; but, that area that surrounds it; the shadow that I strive against...
A video I put together at lunch today.
The song is Tokunoshimasetsu; which, I think, means a song about Tokunoshima, an island of the Ryukyus. This is sensible as Ikue Asazaki, the singer, is singing in a traditional Okinawan fashion. From her album Utabautayun.
Video from the final scene of...