Archive - Aug 2005
was born at 4:14 PM on August 12, 2005, to the proud parents Matthew Adam and
We've been watching Firefly on the SciFi channel, a critically acclaimed science fiction series that didn't make the cut a few years back on Fox. It's available on DVD. A feature film, Serenity, is coming out Sept. 30. We've seen three or so episodes so far and enjoyed it. "From Buffy: The Vampire Slayer creator Joss Whedon, comes Firefly... an action drama set 500 years in the future about the crew of a small transport ship that takes on odd and sometimes criminal assignments."
"In a deal that will extend the run of the most successful series in the history of cable television for another year, HBO announced yesterday that "The Sopranos" will not end with its next season starting in March, but will continue with an additional eight episodes starting in January 2007."
Grandma and Grandpa B came up today, and they, Lisa, and the boys went up to
Aunt Robin's lake cottage for the day. They played in the water, fished,
etc. Jonathan came up after work for a birthday dinner one day early.
This is a fun show on the Discovery Channel. I've watched a few episodes...with myths like these:
It's possible to swing all the way around on a swing set.
The daddy long legs the world's most venomous spider.
Diving under water can save you from gunfire.
either busted or confirmed.
"Each week special-effects experts Adam Savage and Jamie Hyneman take on three myths and use modern-day science to show you what's real and what's fiction. That's right, they do more than explain how something may or may not be scientifically possible. Through trial and error they actually demonstrate it."