Seattle Snapshots

July 11th, 2004

The new Seattle Public Library may be the most extraordinary building I’ve ever visited.

[ Click a strip to see the whole photo ]

More photos here.

“Flash Mob” in the Oxford English Dictionary

July 9th, 2004

This just in:

Date: Fri, 9 Jul 2004 12:42:13 -0400
From: Bill [censored]
To: sean[at], mike[at], [censored]@[censored]
Subject: ha!

“Flash mob” made the OED:

Together, we have permanently altered the English language. Will
future humans forgive us?

(Future humans? We’re still working on today’s humans!)

[I pasted the text of the article below, because the Yahoo link will expire soon.]
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Another Look at San Francisco

July 2nd, 2004

Urban photologger Mike from satanslaundromat just visited San Francisco; have a look at the city through his eyes: