Archives for: "February 2009"

Feb/26
2009
One of the most, no change that to THE MOST irritating thing about moving offices is recalibrating your printer selection. Most people, even those technorati that can yammer on and on about their favorite flavor of linux are usually cowed into letting… more »
Feb/26
2009
SAGINAW, Mich. (AP) -- A man has pleaded no contest to indecent exposure after police said he was arrested for performing a sex act with a car wash vacuum. The Saginaw News reported 29-year-old Jason Leroy Savage entered the plea Wednesday in Saginaw… more »
Feb/26
2009
Teen burned after soaking hair in gasoline EVANSVILLE, Ind. -- A teenager who soaked her hair in gasoline to try to kill head lice was critically burned when the gas fumes ignited and set her head ablaze, police said. Jessica Brooks, 18, was in serious… more »
Feb/25
2009
New Mexico schools are tired of giving away hot school lunches to families that just don't pay for them. So instead, if your kid has racked up bills in unpaid lunches they give the kid a *free* lunch, only it's a cheese sandwich, fruit and milk. Seems… more »
Feb/24
2009

Hell Hospital Humdrum

Video-horror games have become just a mite repetitive. Pretty much all they need to do these days is create one of two types of maps: hospitals or trailer loading docks. Sometimes you get railroads, which are more or less just a variation of loading… more »
Feb/24
2009
The drug wars in Mexico have reached new levels - heads being left at police stations and rioting in the streets - and Mexican authorities are losing control. While we send troops across the globe, we have a far bigger problem in our own backyard. We… more »
Feb/24
2009
11-yr old Jordon Brown shot and killed his father's fiance while she slept. She was 8-months pregnant, so he killed his baby sister or brother to be, too. Then calmly got on the bus and went to school with his step-sister to be. Jordon used the shotgun… more »
Feb/23
2009
It seems like every adult has cartoons they love and the ones of the current generation just don't cut it. Back when (I'm not going to say exactly) Speed Racer and Buggs were the thing. Speed is kinda worn and battered when I see it now, but Buggs (and… more »
Feb/21
2009

Muslims Hate Women

Buffalo N.Y. a "modern" muslim man beheads his wife after being served with divorce papers. He's from Pakistan, the same nation that recently signed an agreement with the Taliban - the same assholes that don't believe that women should be educated or… more »
Feb/20
2009
When salary caps were proposed for those companies accepting bailout money, there was a big cry that those companies won't be able to retain the best and brightest. That $500K was not enough money to draw talented people; that money is the only thing… more »
Feb/18
2009
The net has grow fast and furious in the past decade. Data is readily accessible, grows, spawns, dies and reforms in a pattern so fast it denies my comprehension. So my question is - now that people don't have money to burn, will we see little sites… more »
Feb/17
2009

Braaaaiiins!

Just listen to the audio for today's Morning Edition on NPR. Classic! http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=100762999 Zombie Banks Feed Off Bailout Money Morning Edition, February 17, 2009 · In the continuing series on the lexicon of… more »
Feb/16
2009
So the Good Ol' Vermont Country store decided to expand its offerings. These guys who have been putting out the black and white, newsprint catalogs since forever are the same ones offering soap, flannel nightgowns and old-time candies, you know, the… more »
Feb/15
2009

Visa Las Vegas!

Vegas is pissed at 'Bama because he suggested that maybe their bling wasn't appropriate right now. Ok sure it supports the locals, but no - I don't really see Corporate Fatties (like Wells Fargo) shoving dollars in strippers G-strings as "putting money… more »
Feb/15
2009

If the shoe fits....

Casey Luskin, you're an idiot. The reason people call you an idiot is that you say idiotic things. You see Casey, a day or two before Darwin's recent brithday, posted an op-ed piece in US News and World Report. Basically, the point of his op-ed is that… more »
Feb/14
2009
I don't get it. Somehow people think it's Ok to spend billions of tax dollars on a war outside of the US, but when it comes to spending some of that money to get those taxpayers a job then it's wrong? What's so fucking wrong in getting the taxpayers… more »
Feb/12
2009
By default the brand new computer I bought, which came with Vista (not my first choice but there ain't another default for Windows these days). I didn't notice at first but the trash was missing. Yes that cute little mac-ripoff icon of the recycle bin.… more »
Feb/10
2009
Being a Mom is synonymous with "having an opinion". So why the hell does it come as a big surprise that Michelle is going to go to bat for her spouses policies? Because people like to bitch. If she were like Laura, a milk-sop who never stuck her nose… more »
Feb/09
2009
Imagine having people habitually cross your property. Now imagine not only are they trespassing, something that is already against the law, but that they are also illegally entering the country via your property. Do you have any right to stop it? Well a… more »
Feb/09
2009

Stop means Stop

Bitch in the SUV - STOP means STOP - Not run the stop sign and nearly plow into the side of me. Just because the butt munch in front of you ran the stop sign doesn't mean you should. Just because I stopped was already stopped doesn't mean you don't have… more »
Feb/09
2009
They have hacked off another head. This time the head of an engineer from Poland. The Poles are not known for being aggressive, but they are rightfully calling for justice. Thinking about the kind of people who show no mercy and kill innocent people,… more »
Feb/08
2009
It always seemed that the ones getting the shortest end of the stick in Afghanistan were the locals. Well it seems that some of them finally got fed up... Two Taliban Are Killed in Revenge by Afghans KABUL, Afghanistan — On Saturday, something typical… more »
Feb/08
2009
It's Sunday, time to read the front page of the NY Times before even pondering the remote possibility of being productive. Well below the headlines are a bar of square images which illustrate snippets of section-leading articles. Popular readings,… more »
Feb/08
2009
The whole place is going down in flames and the Republicans couldn't care less. With no counter-plan to offer their last act of defiance is to ensure that *nothing* gets done at all. In the past eight years they claimed it was the democrats fault for… more »
Feb/06
2009

Fuck Abdul Qadeer Khan

Asshole. Yeah you. Like all you fucking third-world men with no balls and an inflated head. You handed nuclear capability to despots and dictators for what? Money? Probably not. I'll bet it was because they kissed your ass and you liked it. Just… more »
Feb/05
2009
Lux Interior died. http://www.mtv.com/news/articles/1604336/20090204/story.jhtml This truly sucks. more »
Feb/04
2009
You know I really don't care too much about who got Hilliary's senate seat in NY, until of course it turns out that one woman decided to make the decision for everyone else. According to advisers to the governor who were involved in the process, the… more »
Feb/04
2009

Oh the differences!

I don't remember W ever apologizing, for anything. Ever. ''I've got to own up to my mistake,'' [Obama] told NBC News on Tuesday night. ''Ultimately it's important for this administration to send a message that there aren't two sets of rules, you know,… more »
Feb/04
2009
It was party like many parties and a 23-yr old took a toke off a bong. Not exactly news worthy, except it was Michael Phelps letting loose a bit, and some dickhead with a camera snapped a picture. Then dickhead sold (you know a dickhead ain't letting… more »
Feb/04
2009
Dear Sir or Madam, I would like to offer my thanks for listening to me rant and then taking pity by materializing that space right in front of the entrance. I am very grateful for your assistance. And if you let me know whose car you vaporized to create… more »
Feb/03
2009
I've yet to hear any analogies in the other major religions to this snippet from the news: In a separate prison interview with The Associated Press, with interrogators nearby, the woman said she was part of a plot in which young women were raped and… more »