Archives for: April 2009

Great Moments in Your Anus

April 21st, 2009
The new toilet paper at work is called "Achieva". The dissonance generated by the discrepancy of name and purpose forced me to post. I just had to share. more »


April 15th, 2009
I had a moment of dizziness yesterday while driving. NPR inspired a little vortex of horror and disbelief. I heard that the government of Pakistan has capitulated to the Taliban in Swat Province. Schools have been knocked down. Barbers hang signs… more »

Tiny Technical Triumph

April 13th, 2009
I built a computer a couple years ago. CompReal made me do it. He said it would be easy and it was. With my company paying 50%, I decided to kit together an upper-midrange system. It's been fast and, despite some Vista pains, fairly reliable. B… more »

La Caldera Negra

April 8th, 2009
This morning I listened to Senator Carl Levin talk about how Pakistan needs "to rid themselves of their own religious fanatics". I'm glad I didn't have a mouthful of hot tea when I heard that. more »