Browsing Month February, 2009

UPDATED: Photos!

New photos are going to be posted here henceforth: http://www.flickr.com/photos/grantbarrett/

Zombies!

My latest column in the Malaysia Star is about the language of zombies. Aarrgurrggghhhhhh! … The word “zombie” means a person who has come back from the dead and is now walking the Earth. Arising out of the religions brought by African slaves to the New World, the word traces it roots back to the more…

Book Fraud

These people are more brazen by the day. Here’s someone repackaging and selling a book which can be had for at no cost from the Internet Archive, which is undoubtedly where they got it.