Search Results: outside
31 Oct 2001: It’s doing weather outside
Personal: hygge, weather · no comments
... doing weather outside, and doing is for once the right verb to use. I'm sitting on a third ...
16 Sep 2001: The Outside of My Mandala
Links: · no comments
... outside of my Mandala is burning hot sun and pouring rain that will either burn ...
6 Sep 2001: outside my window
Personal, Politics: · no comments
Outside of my window, they're building a new Metro station, as well as a couple obscure ...
20 Mar 2013: Why Boner Jokes Aren’t Funny (Even When They Are)
Politics, Science: dick jokes, sexual harassment, women in engineering, women in science · 4 comments
... though, inclusive crudity is surprisingly rare. Outside of specifically cultivated queer/feminist/sensitive circles, ...
Politics, Science: · 8 comments
... people who felt scared and might have left town or slept outside, but were persuaded to sleep in their own beds. The behavior the court ... the conclusion that there was probably no reason to sleep outside. Therefore, this case is not about a failure to communicate the ...
17 Jul 2011: Winnowing Money Plant Seeds
Food: Brassicaceae, foraging, seeds · 1 comment
... shook them up, and then smashed them up a bit. Then I went outside to try to winnow the seeds from the pods. If Sisyphus and Maxwell's ...
Food: blackberries, meringue, pie, recipes, Rosaceae · 1 comment
... filling, then spread the meringue on top, working from the outside in and being sure to connect the meringue to the outer edge of the pie, ...
Food: beer, Cannabaceae, hops, meringue, pie, recipes · 6 comments
... crust, and top it with the meringue, spreading from the outside of the crust in so that it does not shrink and leave gaps when it ...
29 Jan 2009: Breaking Up with the Richter Scale
Science: earthquakes, Gutenberg, magnitude scales, Mercalli Intensity, richter, sesimology, unfinished drafts · 5 comments
... magnitude. This process has very little physical meaning outside of Southern California, but you can do it, just for old time's ...
27 Jan 2009: Academic Citation
Aimless: · 1 comment
One of my New Year's blogolutions was to clear out my to-blog folder, and bring closure to my unfinished drafts by simply posting them as-is. This is one of those drafts. Disorganized paragraphs, unfinished sentences, and general incoherence enhance the na ...
24 Sep 2008: Carnival of Feminists #65
Aimless: · 9 comments
... unattractive (and Sarah Palin makes a cameo appearance outside the Sarah Palin section! How mavericky!). This Section Doesn't Have a ...
6 Apr 2008: Giving the Lie: Blogs and Scientific Criticism
Aimless: · 10 comments
... it comes to matters of professional culture and courtesy outside the blogosphere I'm basically content to heed my elders (after a token ...
Science: blog carnivals, debunking, geoblogosphere, national pie day, pie charts · 15 comments
... there are some rather bewildered-looking avian dinosaurs outside my kitchen window wondering how Bubba the Fat Squirrel managed to steal ...
18 Dec 2007: Grading Codes I Want to Give
Teaching: funny, grading, students say the darndest things · 1 comment
... is okay to submit an assignment that explicitly asks for outside research, without citing their sources in any way. I mean, I can ...
Links, Politics, Science: blog carnivals, feminism, gender, impostor syndrome, scientiae, sexism, zombies · 15 comments
... way to divert attention from all the real social problems outside our heads... well, I would still like to be better company for myself ... Scientist: Sometimes the inner snark creeps into the outside voice in full-on Southern. 'Don't you ever talk to me like that.' 'I ...
23 Oct 2007: Free and Open-Source Learnin’s
Links, Science: freebies, open source, podcasts, textbooks · 2 comments
... there, but we're clearly getting a significant number of outside listeners as well. It gives me the warm fuzzies, though I do wonder who ...
4 Jul 2007: Fourth of July: I’m Doin’ It Wrong
Politics: cat macros, fuck the Enlightenment, patriotism · 11 comments
... it is possible that by "right wing" here I mean "everyone outside my leftist bubble".) On other days, patriotic narratives typically ...
3 Mar 2007: Earthquake Folksonomy
Science, Teaching: earthquakes, lay science · 14 comments
... something humbly communitarian about being outside on a crowded street corner when everyone turns to the person next to ...
14 Dec 2006: Finals Week = Bitch About Students
Personal, Teaching: apathy · 5 comments
... or getting drunk and standing all over the sidewalk outside the bar, blocking my way when I am trying to walk home. Whatever. I ...
26 Nov 2006: Margarita Meringue Pie
Food: citrus, meringue, pie, recipes, Rutaceae, thanksgiving · 1 comment
... wear thick gloves, burn off the thorns while you're still outside or you'll have weensy pain stabbers all over your kitchen for a week, ...
24 Nov 2006: Thanksblogging
Human Fuzzies, Personal: pie, thanksgiving · 4 comments
... feel like I fit in society, in a way I wasn't sure I would outside of Tech. Down-filled comforters. Cough drops. I woke up from my first ...
20 Aug 2006: Blackberry Pie
Food: blackberries, cooking, desserts, foraging, pie, Rosaceae · 11 comments
... more insistently. We had no means of holding many berries outside our bellies, but eventually we found a large discarded Doritos bag, ...
15 Jul 2006: Call for Interviewees: Women in STEMM
Politics, Science: women in science · 29 comments
... women's lack of participation in science and engineering outside academic circles and into the public eye, at least for a few months. ...
26 May 2006: Friday Cat Blogging: Holy Shit I Have Cats!
Personal: cats, Friday random ten, iTunes iChing · no comments
... and frankly cuter cat who spends as much time as possible outside and is much less of an attention whore when she's in. My camera, you ...
16 Apr 2006: Hello world!
Meta: anonymity, Internet branding, pseudonymity · 12 comments
... in their nice departments, or post-docs with visible lives outside work, or whatever. I'd feel obliged to limit my use of the word ...
: · 1 comment
... day job which is more difficult to make interesting to outsiders. Opinions expressed on this blog are not those of anyone but the ...
29 Mar 2006: Nerds for the Cause of Justice I: Proof of Concept
Meta: blogtinkery, ideas for plugins, rhetorical tactics · no comments
... each post as a plugin of sorts. The post exists in itself outside of any blog that displays it. Any number of blogs could host it and all ...
2 Dec 2005: For Shame, Beeboid!
Science: Berzerkeley · 4 comments
... people fail to grasp institutional rivalries outside their home regions, so perhaps the reporter didn't understand how much ...
26 Nov 2005: My Neighbors Are Penis Zombies
Politics: Berzerkeley, rape, sexism · 4 comments
... review! Half-assed philosophy of law is pretty clearly outside the realm of the Journal of Behavioral Decision Making, as are sly digs ...
8 Nov 2005: Increasingly Tending to Non Sequiturs
Links, Politics, Whimsy: boobies, geomythology, grad school, memes, myth, patriarchy, rape, t-shirt slogans · 7 comments
... at play here, but that wouldn't explain my desire to stand outside in the rain and whinny. My uterus, on the other hand, is built of ...
23 Oct 2005: Peevishness and Science
Human Fuzzies, Links: pep bands, project management · no comments
... pep band playing crap arrangements of mid-90s pop tunes outside my window. I mean, I've played in pep bands, I like a lot of pep band ...
27 Aug 2005: What I Learned in the Field This Month
Science: field work, photoblog, Yosemite · no comments
... station. The rest are from Yosemite National Park, mostly outside Yosemite Valley proper and near Tuolumne Meadows, where we camped at ...
31 Jul 2005: Oh Yes, Minnesota
Personal: customs, Minnesota, mosquitoes, travelogue · 11 comments
... having managed to sleep until 5 this morning, I went outside to revel in the stillness of a Minnesota dawn*, which had penetrated ...
22 Jul 2005: Fisher’s Hornpipe
Human Fuzzies: folk music, have an mp3 · 1 comment
... the dance is a simple contra dance (first couple down the outside, up, down the centre, up, cast off, swing 6 hands quite round, right ...
15 Jul 2005: Attn: Skandinavisker
Personal: denmark, Scandinavia, trains, travelogue · no comments
... When it is nearly 30 (tredive) of your earth units outside, a breeze is most delig. Sealing shut the windows on the train, so that ... the superbly lovely glaciers and cold glacial streams outside, is also Not Funny. There'll be no lefse for you, NSB! Extra til ...
22 Jun 2005: Landscape Photography
Links: Yosemite · 4 comments
Turning down offers to spend the summer poking around the streams of Yosemite National Park - for money, even - makes me cry. Especially just after being pointed (via Yosemite Blog) towards Dan Mitchell's photographs of the area. So Yoorp, you'd best be gr ...
13 May 2005: Further Trivialities
Aimless, Links, Personal: blogular wanking, grad school, telephony · 5 comments
... my graduate advisor wishes to instantaneously contact me outside of the 50-60 hours per week that I'll be spending in the lab, he can ... embedded in his advisorly ass. I will keep part of my life outside the shadow of work, even if it is only five minutes per day spent ...
21 Apr 2005: Friday Random Ten-and-that’s-it
Human Fuzzies, Whimsy: Friday random ten · 11 comments
... - In a Bar, Under the Sea - Serpentine 1208 - Outside Looking In - Punk-O-Rama Vol. 7 W.A. Mozart - Requiem KV 626 - ...
26 Mar 2005: Poppies
Human Fuzzies: photoblog · 4 comments
... blogging on a Saturday night, but that's because I went outside today and picnicked while the sun sapped all my energy. ...
14 Mar 2005: Middle Klass
Personal, Politics: academia, classism, money · 14 comments
... This is considerably different from conversations outside academia; when normal people find out that I'm from a college town in ...
27 Feb 2005: Three Parts
Links, Personal: gender, grad school, memes, nudity, sexual tension · 16 comments
... while I can't speak to their inner experiences, from the outside it just doesn't seem that difficult. Contrariwise, there was one ...
15 Feb 2005: How to Ward Off Rapists
Politics, Whimsy: rape, satire · 8 comments
... your own worth, there's unfortunately no hope for you outside of a convent. Finally, The Indispensable Defense Kit Like your spare ...
3 Nov 2004: Back on the Horse
Politics: angst, Internet activism, presidential elections, Ralph Nader, US party politics · 2 comments
... care if they are done on the side, below the radar screen, outside the power structure. This is par for the course. But without this wake ...
7 Oct 2004: If Only I Could Sniffle
Personal: allergies, cubicle living · no comments
... clogging that disappeared within two minutes of going outside for a walk. Bah. Medical exemption from office duty? Or more spider ...
17 Sep 2004: Rhetorical Gatekeeping, Gender, Etc.
Meta, Politics: blogular wanking, feminism, gender, rhetorical tactics · 2 comments
... limiting one's interactions with ignorant yahoos even outside your desired safe space, lest they be tempted to follow you ...
1 Aug 2004: Pimp Mah Blawg!
Meta: blogtinkery · 1 comment
It really has been a while since I've done any serious tinkering here; the backlog of utterly frivolous scripts and crap add-ons is just immense. And sometimes you just gotta fix what ain't broken, but I'm tellin' you, it will be pimpin'. Before such an ...
25 Nov 2003: Pie Is Fightin’ Words
Food, Human Fuzzies: book reviews, Iowa City, pie, pie shakes · 2 comments
... culture's sacraments have been carelessly mocked by an outsider, and I'm not sure what to do about it. Obviously, pie shakes will be ...
31 Oct 2003: Tricky Treats
Personal: candy, halloween, kids today, pumpkin · 1 comment
... hint of rain, and not even FREE CANDY will lure them outside. Which means I am stuck with a bag full of mysterious Chinese candies ...
4 Sep 2003: Known Data Problems
Aimless: · no comments
... (rather than hundredths of inches) for several stations outside the U.S. mainland. We believe that this problem is confined to Puerto ...
17 Jul 2003: Foam Cardboard Dogs
Human Fuzzies: · no comments
... oil and have the texture of a dense acoustic foam. Their outsides remind me of used condoms lying along the road, not for any particular reason but for overall yuckitude. Physically, the outside layer is crumbly brown drywall, or perhaps a piece of femur that has ...
3 Jul 2003: Best of eBay
Links: ebay, Internet goofiness, some people are no fun · 2 comments
... and too many of those posts are getting junked for being outside guidelines. Anyone care to take bets on how long nothing will be for ...
1 Jul 2003: Playing in Traffic
Personal: traffic, urban ecology · no comments
... on the lawn. I heard the honk and smash, and went outside with a crowd of goggling neighbors. No one was seriously injured, and ...
16 Apr 2003: Green Mung Beans
Meta: · no comments
... was not clear how the monkeys escaped from a fenced area outside the research facility Tuesday, said James Hartman, a spokesman for the ...
15 Apr 2003: Crow Man Attacks L.A.
Personal: · no comments
... soprano. So it must be a man. (NB: I am too lazy to look outside my window to confirm this.) I think he's got a kid along - they've ...
5 Mar 2003: Orders of Magnitude
Personal: · 1 comment
... there's the bit at the church, with the standing around outside so you don't go in before the pallbearers; and of course the interment, ...
21 Dec 2002: Product Review: Oral Cleansers
Personal: dentistry, reviews of stuff · 3 comments
... package. How bold! How decisive! The bold blue triangle outside finds its spiritual complement in the great tasting original flavor ...
1 Sep 2002: New Gadgets
Meta: · no comments
... for the search results. Yay! It's way too fucking hot outside. You can now turn any photoblog entry into a trendy internet postcard. ...
18 Aug 2002: A Contest-Contest
Aimless: · 15 comments
... three entries per person. Anyone may enter, but winners outside the United States will receive a smaller, lighter alternative prize, ...
5 Aug 2002: Sock Rebuttal
Whimsy: laundry, socks · 2 comments
... should care which side of a sock is inside, and which is outside This is true, sort of. However, it also indicates a poor choice of ...
31 Jul 2002: Someone Wonders
Meta: · 1 comment
... of day. (But don't forget your SPF) Flaunt it. Be out. Be outside. Your simple, yet stunning, sense of style is best expressed along the ...
9 Jul 2002: Quality Control Freak
Personal: ants, cleaning, household pests · no comments
... my kitchen! There's a whole colony of them living just outside - several whole colonies, really, but without chemical-dipped antennae ...
8 Jun 2002: rock and roll
Links: city slickerhood, guest posts, human hamster balls · 2 comments
... no interaction with rocks in my life. Just asphalt. Outside of pebbles, tame decorative rocks, and retail geodes, crystals and ...
12 May 2002: Mr. Smith Goes to Fallbrook
Personal: · no comments
... compelled to give his alma mater the deed to his ranch outside San Diego. So that's where I was yesterday and most of today - lounging ...
2 Apr 2002: Exploding Toilet
Personal: diary, photoblog, plumbing · 5 comments
... was outside eating lunch and one of the upstairs toilets exploded and water started ...
5 Feb 2002: Faulty Wiring
Personal: · no comments
... of a real fire, or at least a real fire drill with donuts outside for timely evacuators - odds which are always far below my ...
4 Jan 2002: The Boring State
Personal: amtrak, crap towns, grain elevators, journey west, land of enchantment, salvage yards, trains, travelogue, useless information · no comments
... To a travel-fogged passenger whose last brush with outside geography was a barren parking lot in Albuquerque, this last statement ... the smog to the right. Ladies and gentlemen, if you look outside you will notice that there are leaves on the trees. Leaves on the ...
19 Dec 2001: Farvel København
Personal: airports, moving, packing · no comments
... when I am in an airplane I have no concept of the world outside the metal tube*. There are lots of bubble universes around, really - ... lag. *Well, actually, I do have some conception of the outside, but only as a horrible place where I'd like to put all the crying ...
17 Dec 2001: spacialization
Aimless: · no comments
... shouldn't be using the word "somewhere" to describe events outside of established spacetime. I heartily disagree. Physically of course ...
11 Dec 2001: an arrow in the sky
Whimsy: sky, skyline, smokestack, sunsets, vesterbro · no comments
... faded it all turned west across the North Atlantic and outside the scatter of the atmosphere. I of course was left behind in the ...
6 Nov 2001: things about busses
Meta, Personal: boots, maps, weather · no comments
... to me, I bought them used) are already wearing down on the outside of the heel, which seems to be a bit of a fad among all my shoes. When ... and fidget on my feet, I put most of the weight on the outsides, and I suppose I do it when I walk too but it's not so easy to pay ...
30 Sep 2001: Problem Set #1
Aimless: · 1 comment
... the city center, one-tenth of the bars are gay bars. Outside the city center, only one bar in twenty is a gay bar. Amager has no bars to speak of, because Amager blows. Bars outside the city center have decently cheap beer 2/3 of the time; bars in the ...
25 Sep 2001: nonsense words
Aimless: · no comments
... subsequent skittishness towards real and meaningful action outside blogland. However, it goes deeper than that; the flaw is also connected ...
24 Sep 2001: Juggling Cabbages
Personal: cabbages, diary, juggling · 1 comment
... and a quiet retreat setting kind of like when I would run outside to my grandparents' greenhouse-cum-guesthouse as a kid and paint ...
5 Jul 2001: Here we go again
Meta: · no comments
... interest in the fall, when I head back to California where outside is actually a palatable option. Sometimes, though, the project survives ...