I can’t believe I’m posting about Mac issues. But here goes, just for my personal documentation. Not that I own anything Apple, but only because I have to use their products. Show User ~/Library in OS X Lion & Mountain Lion Launch Terminal from Spotlight or Launchpad -> Utilities, and enter the following command to show or hide the directory: chflags nohidden ~/Library/ The users Library folder will immediately become visible again. Hide User ~/Library in OS X Lion (default setting) This returns to the…Continue Reading “Show User Library Directory in Mac OS X 10.7 Lion & 10.8 Mountain Lion”

I almost titled this post: Barack, the baby killer? But before I get into that, check me out: There’s a little quiz at glassbooth.org that helps you find out which presidential candidate most closely aligns with you. I don’t usually post about politics much here, probably because I’m not much of a political person.  But for the presidential election, I can’t decide which is the lesser of evils. Both candidates are far from perfect.  As you can see, I’m pretty evenly divided. Of course, I…Continue Reading “My Glass Booth”

Just got back from a sneak preview of The Forbidden Kingdom that opens this Friday, along with Expelled. Don’t worry, no spoilers here because I don’t really like to write. I’m just embarrassed every time Jet Li speaks in English. I think filmmakers make the effort to minimize his lines. But boy, he does move beautifully. Jackie Chan–always funny. Great choreography by the famous Yuen Woo Ping, whose moves most Americans would know from the Matrix movies and Kill Bill. I remember watching Crouching Tiger,…Continue Reading “Sneak Peek: The Forbidden Kingdom”