Pat Gunn (dachte) wrote,
Pat Gunn

Resemblance to Ghosts

I live a rich mental life, as I think many people do. An aspect of this is that various people I've met have come to symbolise parts of me, and when I think about problems, they are mouthpieces for some of my intuitions/emotions/etc. Read more...Collapse )

A new Frozen Joghurt place opened near my apartment a few weeks ago, and I'm happy to see signs of life in the evening in this area. I recognise a conflict between my desire for people not to be dependent on commercial entities for things they can easily provide themselves, and the desire to get people out of their homes and interacting late at night. Still, I hate suburbs (not the place, the attitude), and the more local culture, the happier I am; interactivity wins over frugality, in my head.

A better way of phrasing my (generally pro) feelings about police:Read more...Collapse )


  • Interview with a local company (run by a professor) doing modelling of international conflict. They're not sure if they have a job for me, and I'm not sure I'll be around after my lease here expires, but the work would be fascinating; more fascinating than anything else I'm considering.
  • Interview with a large internet company for a kind of sysadmin position. Looks interesting-ish (and I like the company)
Neil DeGrasse Tyson's Star Talk Radio had a great (two-part) interview with Nichelle Nichols (played Uhura in Star Trek:TOS).

  • Still alive

    Been feeling a bit nostalgic. Not about to return to LiveJournal - their new ownership is unfortunate, but I wanted to briefly note what's been up…

  • Unplugging LJ

    It's about time I pulled the plug on the LJ version of my blog: 1) I'm much more active on G+ than I am with general blogging. I post many times a…

  • Mutual Trust

    I don't know which should be considered more remarkable: That a cat should trust a member of a far larger and stronger species that it can't…

  • Error

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded