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Archive for November, 2005

Nov 10th 2005

Mayor Michael Sessions

Hillsdale, Michigan brings us our nation’s youngest mayor-elect, Michael Sessions.
Michael Sessions’ political career had an inauspicious start: When he ran for student council this year, he lost.
Now he’s about to be mayor.
Sessions, an 18-year-old high school student, won a long-shot write-in campaign this week to oust Hillsdale’s 51-year-old mayor.
“I just thought I’d give it a […]

Nov 5th 2005

Yahoo Maps (Beta)

Move over Google Maps. Yahoo has a cool “maps web site” now. Very, very smooth.

Nov 3rd 2005

Navel Gazing, Drudge Style. Developing…


Nov 2nd 2005

No sé si reírme o llorar…

El 4 y 5 de este mes se realizará La IV Cumbre de las Américas en Mar del Plata, Argentina.
Yo vivía en Mar del Plata por un tiempo en el año 2000, así que la ciudad tiene un lugarcito especial en mi corazón.
Lamentablemente, los sospechosos habituales estarán protestando y manifestando (o sea, haciendo el quilombo […]

Nov 1st 2005

Windows Live

Maybe this will help poke some holes in the ridiculous Google bubble.
Windows Live.
Here’s one guy’s take from Bill Gates’ presentation:
Now he’s talking about Windows Live and Office Live. The former, Windows Live, is not Windows. Rather, it’s “Internet based personal services to bring together your digital world.” But Windows Live isn’t either. It sounds […]

Nov 1st 2005

Mayor Nagin: Mexican Workers Not Wanted

I don’t know how I missed this. From an October 11 CBS News report on the rebuilding in New Orleans (with Mayor Ray Nagin):
PITTS: At a recent and often contentious town hall meeting with small-business owners, New Orleans Major Ray Nagin was applauded when he asked this question.
Mayor C. RAY NAGIN (Democrat, New Orleans): […]