A friend of mine was unlucky enough to inherit a Gateway PC at her office.
The Gateway was purchased by the person my friend replaced.
Continue reading Gateway, Feh!
Wonder what the defense will be for these two, that she had an eating disorder? That the “devil made them do it”?
Parents starve, hogtie and beat daughter to death.
They just killed the suspect.
“CINCINNATI, Ohio (CNN) — The Hamilton County coroner Wednesday said the violent struggle over the weekend between 350-pound Nathaniel Jones and Cincinnati police officers was the immediate cause of the man’s death and said his death will be ruled a homicide.”
Continue reading They weren’t really hostile….
In a speech at Brown University, Spike Lee characterized gangsta rap as “dangerous” and urged his audience not to buy it, saying it “portrays blacks in a negative way”.
Shawn Wildermuth, the ADOGuy has a post about a spate of e-mails saying YOUR PAYPAL.COM ACCOUNT EXPIRES. Don’t open the attachment (meant to look like a link to the PayPal website)! It contains a mass-mailing worm designed to collect your credit card information.
See SARC for more info.
Okay, the power outage was due to a small fire at the Canal electric station, and it lasted only an hour or so. It was a moderate inconvenience, especially to folks who don’t have town water. NStar deserves credit for getting everyone back on line so fast.
Continue reading Doesn’t Get Any Better Than This
I admire those who have the vocabulary to describe human foibles with flair and precision.
This morning, I received an email with a link about Michael Hanscom, the Seattle-based contractor who was removed from his temp job for posting a photo on his personal weblog, on his own server and on his own time.
Continue reading Adults Behaving Badly
It’s done my heart good to see the American consumer doing her/his best to meet retailer expectations this holiday season.
Continue reading Preserving the Holiday Spirit