The Other McCain

"One should either write ruthlessly what one believes to be the truth, or else shut up." — Arthur Koestler

Rule 5 Sunday: The Road To Sin City

— compiled by Wombat-socho So, after getting through the last days of packing, shipping a truckload of stuff to Vegas, and stuffing the remainder of my worldly goods in the back of the Jeep, I’m chilling at Balticon, an SF convention slowly evolving into a geek culture con, and killing a little time between programming […]

Rule 5 Sunday: Last Dance In Washington

— compiled by Wombat-socho This will be the last Rule 5 Sunday post from the burrow in Springfield, Virginia; next Sunday I’ll be in Baltimore for Balticon and a farewell party with friends, and the Sunday after that, I should be in Las Vegas, God willing. So it seems only appropriate that this week’s appetizer […]

Rule 5 Sunday: Station To Station

— compiled by Wombat-socho Welcome to another addition of Rule 5 Sunday, a staple of this blog since the days when Our Founder received the vision that became known as The Underpants Gnome Theory of Blogging, and its Five Rules, perhaps the most important of which is Rule Five, which requires the adoration of attractive […]

Rule 5 Monday: Lt. Commander Rand, RIP

— compiled by Wombat-socho The weekend got eaten by Game of Thrones, visiting with friends, and suchlike distractions, but here we are, finally, with another week of links celebrating attractive women. This week we note the passing of Grace Lee Whitney, who played the rather toothsome Yeoman Janice Rand on the original Star Trek series*, […]

Late Night Reprise With Rule 5

— compiled by Wombat-socho No appetizer this week; the hour is late and I need to get this done so I can rise early in the morning and continue working on the Great Move West. As usual, many of the following links contain links to pics of scantily clad women which may or may not […]

Late Night With Rule 5 Monday

— compiled by Wombat-socho Better late than never…apologies for the lateness, but it was a busy weekend. As an appetizer, veteran and former Playboy Playmate Michelle Manhart, who made the news this week when she interrupted some flag-desecrating morons by stealing their flag, and got arrested for her pains. As usual, readers are warned that […]

Rule 5 Sunday: Not Long Before The End

— compiled by Wombat-socho I was off blowing stuff up in Ingress tonight after my stint in the tax mines to relieve my stress and get a little exercise, so I’m going to reverse the normal order of things and do Rule Five Sunday first this weekend. The FMJRA will probably happen tomorrow, maybe in […]

Rule 5 Monday: Easter Weekend Double-Dip Edition

— compiled by Wombat-socho After a fifteen-day delay imposed by a visit to family and friends in Minnesota (the weather was actually better than it was in DC) and illness contracted on the return flight, here’s your double scoop of Rule 5 for Easter Monday. To introduce our lineup of links, here’s the appropriately endowed […]

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