Archives for: May 2008

Something I fail to understand

May 29th, 2008
I simply cannot understand how anyone could look back at the last 7-odd years and think, "Yeah, I want more of that." more »

And another thing...

May 19th, 2008
Another point that I wanted to make in my last post (hey, I got distracted by the beauty of my prose), was that ol' Newt is churning out the revisionist history of the Bush administration: Carter, like many outsiders who became president (including… more »


May 16th, 2008
I subscribe to Newsweek. Lately, I'm not sure why. (Ok, I'll be honest: Because they made it ridiculously inexpensive to do so.) First, I read George Will's columns, which should be titled "I'm Full of Shit, by George Will." He folds, spindles, and m… more »

Fabricated "victory"

May 9th, 2008
So EA has "backed down" from their "The Customer is Always Guilty" security scheme, reverting to the "Prove That You're Not a Thief" scheme. Now, while that is (arguably) better, I think that it's also untrue. People complained about the security ob… more »


May 2nd, 2008
I have a low tolerance for boring movies. I figure that if I'm going to spend 1.5 or more hours watching something, than it has to be better than 1.5 hours spent doing something else that's fun and/or productive (video games, house projects, reading, et… more »