March 18th, 2004

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On this day in 1766, Britain repealed the Stamp Act. Also, in 1922, Mohandas Gandhi was sentenced in India to six years' imprisonment for civil disobedience.

Happy birthday to Peter Graves, who turns 78, and Brad Dourif, who turns 54.

More administration lies as mystery fax breaks scandal over Medicare bill.

Huge rock star Joel Achenbach talks about the Hubble, light, and Sedna.

Wait, *what* truce over not investigating House ethics charges?

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Last night was an impressively large dinner at Sullivan's. Place was packed, so going for a table for 14-15 may not have been out best idea. I got to chat a little with people, though, so it was fun.

Tuesday, dinner with Operative X, followed by Starsky & Hutch. The movie is cute, but not all that. Owen Wilson & Ben Stiller have a fine career playing themselves in movies, they just tend to luck out and get roles where that works. Like this one.

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Most annoying fanfic words (courtesy Callico.)

Hmmm, seems David Boreanaz isn't too broken up over Angel being canceled.

Wizkids has a new game coming out: Pirates of the Spanish Main. Dunno about this one... (Courtesy Magistrate.)
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And as for Kingdom Hospital last night, TwoP sums it up nicely once again: "It makes no sense, but it's fun to watch." There are parts of the show I honestly don't understand, and parts I don't like, but the "Kiss Him Goodbye" thing last night was *awesome.*