Category Archives: Public Service Announcement

Some crappy radiological terminology.

Unlike the media, we in the rad business seldom say “radiation is leaking”. The meaning is understood, but it blurs the line between radiation and contamination. And news reports constantly confuse the two. So, if you’ll pardon a barnyard vulgarity, … Continue reading

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Oops, belated congratulations on your rich social lives.

For some reason, the W.O.R.M. forgot that today is the holiday for procreators. As well as those practicing “dress rehearsals” for procreation. …okay, undress rehearsals. Anyway, as this holiday requires a social life, naturally it snuck up on me. So … Continue reading

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Use your powers wisely.

In “Legend of the Seeker”, the Mord’Sith have the power to seize and re-direct magic aimed at them.   Zeddicus Zu’l Zorander (Bruce Spence) knows this, and yet still occasionally shoots wizard fire at them.  Don’t do that. It’s like old-school Green Lanterns versus the … Continue reading

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How to make a wish.

This is a very important post. Just saw the episode of the X-Files where a djinn is causing chaos by granting wishes.  Mulder himself gets three wishes.  He thinks he’s being smart, and like a complete moron wishes that there … Continue reading

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