Saturday, October 24, 2009

DVD playback

I spent the last hour getting Paradelle to play DVDs, following a series of unilluminating error messages across the vast wasteland of Ubuntu message boards. Now that DVDs are playable (thank you, hundreds of forums, two of which had the answer to my particular instance of the "known bug," given my hardware), it's too late to watch anything. Tired, slightly sick Lila signing out for the day. Goodnight.

This post's theme word: contumacious, "stubborn, insubordinate."

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Google street view

Google street view now features Toronto. If you look closely, you can find me! My fame as an internet person is now guaranteed.

This post's theme word: overslaugh, "to pass over someone in favor of another, as in a promotion," or "to bar or to hinder. "