Wrapping Up Christmas

Having posted an assortment of Christmas video and music clips, let me offer three more, for a variety of tastes. The first is an exploration using LEGOs of what happens if you forget to get Darth Vader a Christmas present: The second is a classic Christmas song by a classic progressive rock performer, Greg Lake: [Read More…]


(I’d much rather have shared something from Keith Emerson’s Christmas album, but couldn’t find any selections from it online. None of Kate Kestrel’s Christmas songs from Terrahawks either…) [Read more…]

Star Trek Jingle Bells

HT SF Signal [Read more…]

Merry Christmas!

MERRY CHRISTMAS! (Photo from the Hubble telescope) [Read more…]

Away In A Manger

Here’s my son and I playing at tonight’s Christmas Eve service: [Read more…]

Metanexus Institute Seeks Executive Director

I saw this in the Chronicle of Higher Education, and thought it might make someone’s Christmas: Executive Director. The Metanexus Institute on Religion and Science seeks to hire a new Executive Director beginning in July 2010. Exceptional leader with broad intellectual interests and organizational talents. Ph.D. or equivalent training. Send curriculum vitae, a letter of [Read More…]

Renewing the Articles of Christmas

Readers of this blog are hereby officially advised that I am renewing my previously-posted “Articles of Christmas” for the 2009 year, as follows: This post provides official notification of my intention, on or immediately prior to the 25th of December 2009, to wish readers of my blog a Merry Christmas. If you are likely to [Read More…]

Last Second Christmas Gifts (It’s Not Too Late!)

I love Amazon gift cards. They are perfect gifts to send any time, but if more than one person sends you one, it multiplies the shopping possibilities (with the potential for a big gift rather than several little ones!). Even if you only remember that you should have sent someone a gift on Christmas day [Read More…]

A Spaceman Came Travelling

One more in the category of Christmas and science fiction: Chris DeBurgh’s song “A Spaceman Came Travelling”: You can find the lyrics online in lots of places. [Read more…]

Good Morning Santa!

That is, more or less, the name of this Romanian Christmas Carol: [Read more…]