Category Archives: Web/Tech


How great is this? Because, really, who hasn’t wondered what their grinch name is? Mine, in case you were curious and how could you not be, is Surlybeast Rascalnose. Which is a little creepy, actually. Because that really is what … Continue reading

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Search Me

No, seriously. If someone who got here from searching for “scott peterson update 2007” could please tell me why so many people from all over the country are suddenly doing these searches, I’d be most grateful. Thank you. As for … Continue reading

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Teh Greatests

Some folks say this is the greatest five second video on teh internets. I don’t know that I’d disagree. But this? This is almost certainly the greatest website in the known universe. In fact, I find it hard to believe … Continue reading

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500 Years of Women in Art

Oh, sure, I’ve said I hate YouTube. But I don’t. My love for it is mean and true. And it’s not just availability of horrible videos from the 1980s—although that is awfully great. It’s also because of the way it … Continue reading

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Great Googley-Moogley

I have meant to keep a list of the fonky ways folks have stumbled across Left of the Dial. But, of course, I never have. Because I am full of good ideas and plans and actually do but the smallest … Continue reading

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A Fine, Fine Day (for a Reunion)

So a while back I was raving about YouTube, a site at which I wasted far, far too much time for a few days. Or perhaps, given how much The Bean and The Boy both loved to hang with Dear … Continue reading

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Loud and (Too) Clear

Okay, this is really weird. I’ve had tinnitus for over a year now—at least, I’ve noticed it for that long, although I don’t know when it really started. But you may have heard about that new ring tone that only … Continue reading

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