18 May 2001, 4:21 a.m.

Funny lines from my final

I took my last finals of the semester today. I turned in an extra-crappy paper for my "1939" class, and took my "California Politics" final, and now it's over, the whole semester, the whole year. …

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17 May 2001, 1:37 a.m.

People who don't know me can disregard this

That is to say, people who don't know me in person could probably safely disregard this. Information, I've read, is the decreasing of uncertainty. I don't know if that definition applies, but in any case, …

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15 May 2001, 12:56 p.m.

I like to go out dancing; my baby loves a bunch of authors

Title: an homage to my new favorite band. A very good weekend. Some discoveries and such, in brainwaneWatch 200[1]. I had a great deal of fun, on purpose, this weekend. My classes are over for …

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11 May 2001, 3:57 a.m.

Weird Al brainwaneovich

Wow. I've gotten used to cleaning, or maybe it's just that I've cleaned up my apartment so many times in the last few weeks that I haven't had time to get it *really* dirty again, …

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10 May 2001, 2:24 a.m.

Slouching Towards Beth El, Hmm?

Very little to say, and I'll go ahead and say it. Today: My friendship braid is neither eternal nor golden, but it's neat nonetheless. And I've watched a bit on the telly, what? I watched …

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09 May 2001, 9:47 a.m.

Episode I: The Summer Begins

End of classes; woo-hoo. Finals approach; no woo-hoo. Finals still a few days away: woo-hoo. Turns-on: Proper pluralization. Turns-off: Plagiarism. More randomness follows. I, like Seth, am not a vegan yet, though Berkeley certainly makes …

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07 May 2001, 2:26 a.m.

Got your nose!

The game in Russian today was "Find the Nose." The history grad student cut a picture of a nose out of a magazine. Someone left the room, the other students hid the nose somewhere, the …

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06 May 2001, 2:01 a.m.

The funny

Is "the funny" an ideal? Is it a perception? Is it the manifestation of The Good? Is it a transaction of some sort? An accident of juxtaposition? Why is it that sometimes two people can …

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04 May 2001, 2:18 a.m.

The Nut That Didn't Crack

I may, in fact, be a figurative nut. But at least I haven't figuratively cracked. Air hockey and boredom, on today's "brainwane." I've decided to try to be content with what I have. "All Your …

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03 May 2001, 2:56 a.m.

Antics of the Russian Students

We played "telephone" in Russian. Of course, we made fun of the guy who's never there. "I saw him sleeping on the street in big red waterproof boots" turned into "I saw him sleeping with …

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