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A Rant in response to ‘Anyone over 35 should read this’

// January 17th, 2012 // No Comments » // Uncategorized

In reply to that ‘Anyone over 35 should read this’ that’s going around, I’m over 35. Well over 35. So here’s my response in kind.

(Here’s a copy, though not the original, if you don’t know what I’m on about. http://gaasedal.wordpress.com/2012/01/09/anyone-over-the-age-of-35-should-read-this-as-i-copied-this-from-a-friends-status/ )

If I’d written (or re-written) the latter part, it’d go something like this:
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The [unusual] Conversation

// June 17th, 2010 // No Comments » // elsewhere, me

I was on The Conversation with Dan Benjamin and Jason Seifer this week. We talked about… UFOs. No, really. We did! I’m no expert on the subject, but I think it went well. I knew more than I thought I did. Having been a believer in aliens and ghosts when I was young and reading a lot of the literature seems to have helped.

Or… Am I just part of the shadowy conspiracy!

I guess you’ll just have to watch* or listen and decide for yourself: http://5by5.tv/conversation/19

On a related (sort of) note, I’ll be speaking at this year’s The Amazing Meeting 8 on a workshop/panel with a few fellow grassroots organizers/worker bees. NOT about UFOs, but about using technology to promote and organize skeptics groups at the grassroots. Wish me luck.

* – Sorry anyone who had imagined I was some lovely young thing. The webcam will bear out… I’m just a fat not-as-young-anymore butch chick with a lot of dye in my hair and metal in her skin.

The Setup aka UsesThis.com

// May 16th, 2010 // No Comments » // elsewhere, me

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Good heavens. Through some sort of temporarl anomaly or hole in spacetime, I’ve wound up on The Setup (usesthis.com).

Read it here, if you insist: http://maggie.mcfee.usesthis.com/

In unrelated news, I just posted a candid ‘behind the scenes’ video of James “The Amazing” Randi from a shoot at NECSS 2010 we just did: http://aggravatedmedia.com.

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