Today was the first time anyone has ever stopped me at airport security with this: “You see, it resembles a sword.” – Airport Security To give you some idea, I’ve had this umbrella for at least three years. I’ve been carrying it in my backpack – sometimes internally, but for the last six months, externally. […]Read More Samurai Sword Umbrella & Airport Security Theatre
Picture from onlineclock.net. Technically, I’ve missed blogging today if we go by the timezone in which I’m usually writing, but here in the Pacific Time Zone, I’ve got another six hours! Of course, since I’m absolutely jet-lagged (and actually feeling slightly feverish) this won’t be much of a post. I had hoped that by coming […]Read More Time Zones and Jet-Lag!
When stuck on a plane, you’ll watch things that you’d probably never watch otherwise. “Planes” falls into that category for me. Pixar has/had a reputation for producing really great movies – for instance, “The Incredibles” – but it seems with their acquisition by Disney that the giant mouse has killed their uniqueness. This movie, ostensibly […]Read More Movie Review: Disney Pixar’s “Planes”