This is my first Aside
Tags » Asides
Just finished Don DeLillo’s Mao II, his 10th novel, published in 1992. Can’t say that I was pleased or enjoyed the work, though I must say it is remarkable in its prediction of what was to come in our society, and things that would hammer their way into our history. 488 more words
privilege is a terrible thing
This is the way my corrupted save files always start: Sims won’t get in their damn beds and go to sleep. Or, they get in, then pop back out–sometimes stuck in the middle of the bed, as if their legs had penetrated the mattress and box springs. 278 more words
209 more words
What is HIV? What is AIDS? What is being done to cure it? These questions sent Canadian filmmaker Brent Leung on a worldwide journey, from the highest echelons of the medical research establishment to the slums of South Africa, where death and disease are the order of the day.