Archives for: "February 2007"

Feb/27
2007
Certain taxes get me. One of these is the taxes on cigarettes, which some states are increasing. They want to spend it on health care, schools and the such. All very good causes and hey, its an "evil" habit so let's tax the smokers, right? But here's… more »
Feb/19
2007

Not One, Not Two...

But six. Six people. On skis. While I shoveled my way out of the record snowfall that hit our region the previous night, Wednesday, I counted six people joyfully sliding along the jogging trail that runs behind my home. Skis. This was no desperate… more »
Feb/07
2007
I'm a little bit slow. Sometimes it takes me a long time to really understand things. So I'm asking for a bit of help here. I'm fairly sure u235 already covered this topic, but it's come up again, so I'm taking a swing at it. There is a virus out there… more »
Feb/07
2007

Digitial Restrictions

It's not often I say this. I agree with Steve Jobs. The Apple F├╝hrer recently spoke out against the music industry. Sorta. Specifically he targeted the Digital Rights (restrictions) Management requirements that the RIAA has forced onto Apple's iTunes… more »
Feb/07
2007
Recently three men with hoods went into a IHop and tasered a bunch of people and stole from the cash register and customers. They wound up shoot an guy that wouldn't stand by as they pistol whipped his son for protecting his granddaughter. Fast forward… more »
Feb/02
2007

Crazy

This really isn't a rant. More of a sharing experience. In the course of a discussion with a friend of mine, I was linked to a blog. (One that I would link if the spam filter didn't hate the SPOT where the BLOG was hosted) This particular blog contained… more »