Tuesday, February 27, 2007
Bought a "Bushnell ImageView 11-1025" a couple of days ago. Started with looking at some binoculars at Target?!? and then tried to be smart and buy one with digital camera??!!?? for $70 ???!!!! and the result is in front of you:
Pretty lame pictures, although the binocular itself is not too bad for the price, but the digital camera ....
all are seen from my office window
Friday, February 23, 2007
and here is a similar one but for SFC:
Wednesday, February 21, 2007
2016-10-17: Still the same, here is a good performance:
Friday, February 16, 2007
NPR has had programs on them, and praised their second album, but I have not listened to the new album yet.
Monday, February 12, 2007
plus, heavy metal for interrogation!?! well, not surprising really:
Rachmaninoff: Concerto #2 In C Minor, Op. 18
Especially the second movement (Adagio Sostenuto). I have the CD with "Sviatoslav Richter" as the pianist and its fantastic.
Sunday, February 11, 2007
Saturday, February 10, 2007
Sonata No. 1 for Piano and Cello in F major, op. 5 No. 1. II Rondo. Allegro vivace
It has a heavy-metal hidden feature that I cannot describe but I am sure that will be much more apparent with a different orchestration. For example, note around 1'30'': It is amazing, the power of the beats ...
Wednesday, February 07, 2007
This is a voice of sanity from Israel. Someone has to stop this madness!
Israel is about to drop nuclear bombs on Tehran, Iran's oil and nuclear
facilities, This April!!! Good Innocent Iranians will die for nothing!
and the Good Inoccent Israelies will die too after Iran responds...How
can we stop this madness? The Media in my country has already started to
prepare public opinion for war with Iran. How can it be stopped?
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