Category: News

Roundup of interesting things


I find these things interesting, and thought I would share em by compiling a list here today.  The names were NOT changed to protect the innocent. Ars Technica Ars Technica has a lot of interesting articles each week. Sometimes I…

One week off on the podcast


A couple of you may have noticed that I didn’t publish a podcast this weekend. I decided to take a break due to a busy weekend and the reality that I’m probably going to have to move the hosting elsewhere.…

News roundup 08-12-09


Here’s the stuff I checked out at lunch today. Technology Judge orders Microsoft to stop selling Word (patent infringement) Apple insider CNet News Facebook launching Twitter-version of site? CNet News Apple Stuff iPhone share of Smartphone market continues to increase…

Review: Harry Potter


Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince is the sixth in the series from JK Rowling and the first that I read before seeing the movie, which may have colored my experience just a bit.

I want to say up front that I enjoyed the film, I really did. It was a good movie for what it is.

I’ve been trying to verbalize what I didn’t like about the film, and it’s taken me a week to finally realize what it is.

I’m considering bringing back ‘Caption Fun Fridays’


If you’re new to the blog, you probably don’t have any clue what I’m talking about when I mention ‘Caption Fun Fridays’. I used to do these Friday pieces called ‘Caption Fun’ – I take stock photography or screen shots…

The Declaration of Independence: A Transcription


Because we should remember that this weekend is about more than a day off… IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for…

Not a real blog post


Well, I’ve had another hospital adventure, which is why I haven’t been posting. The adventure isn’t really over yet as I’m sitting in my mom’s room typing this on my phone. The sun is out, sky is a bright blue…

Unrated DVD's are a joke-yet we buy them!


You’ve seen them in all the video stores and on  You’ve probably bought a few.  But, honestly, what the hell is the deal with ‘unrated dvd’s’? At worst it’s a marketing ploy, at best, you’re getting the 2 and…

New thing I did – A Podcast


So. Guess what I did this weekend? I created a podcast!! I decided that I have a face fit for radio… Or Podcasting… Anyway, spent the weekend working on this – hoping that I’ve worked the kinks out and it’ll…