Asrai Devin

Kiss me, and you will see how important I am.” ― Sylvia Plath

June 3, 2013
by asrai

Old TLC vs New TLC

You remember when TLC got popular, about 15 years ago. Maybe a little less, 12 or 13. They had Trading Spaces, where they ruined a perfectly good room in a weekend, but the neighbour friendship probably stayed intact. Plus we … Continue reading

February 4, 2013
by asrai

Sci-Fi is dead because of women?

Skimming over my Facebook page, I ran across this rant about Science Fiction and women. In case the status has disappeared or you don’t want to read it, I’ll paraphrase. Women who like sci-fi are few and far between. Women … Continue reading

February 3, 2013
by asrai

Celebrity break ups…

It couldn’t last forever. Eddie Redmayne and I broke up. I didn’t really see it coming. He probably didn’t either, since y’know he doesn’t know I’m alive. Or that I spent two good months madly in love with him. But, … Continue reading

May 7, 2012
by asrai

Rich people suck

Rich people are easy to hate. We love to watch them on TV a la “Real Housewives”, the Bachelor, every reality show with a celebrity and every entertainment “news” show, like TMZ or E! Now. We can watch these rich … Continue reading

February 17, 2012
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On teenage viewing choices 1998 edition

I, being a geek, used to watch this show called Breaker High. It was a Saved by the Bell type thing. The premise was a  high school on a cruise ship and they got to visit different cultures. It was … Continue reading

January 23, 2012
by asrai

Creating new habits: The world around you

There is a story in Switch about a factory that used a flammable chemical in their process. Not surprising was there were a number of fires. The head of the company sent a memo asking workers not to set fires. … Continue reading

January 6, 2012
by asrai

Jake Doyle is back

Republic of Doyle is the favorite show in our house. Most Canadian television is mediocre, but this one is just non-stop funny and engaging. The hero of the show is Jake Doyle, a man who seeks trouble out. In the … Continue reading

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