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Archive for August, 2008

Aug 27th 2008

Mozilla Ubiquity

If you are a web geek you will love this demo of Mozilla Ubiquity.
Ubiquity for Firefox from Aza Raskin on Vimeo.

Aug 25th 2008


A funny poem I saw on Wikipedia today:

I take it you already know,
Of tough and bough and cough and dough.
Others may stumble, but not you,
On hiccough, thorough, laugh and through.
Well done! And now you wish, perhaps,
To learn of less familiar traps.
Beware of heard, a dreadful word,
That looks like beard and sounds like bird.
And dead – […]

Aug 24th 2008

Health Care We Can Believe In™

Michelle Obama apparently was involved in “redirecting” poor folks without insurance away from her hospital.
Sen. Barack Obama’s wife and three close advisers have been involved with a program at the University of Chicago Medical Center that steers patients who don’t have private insurance — primarily poor, black people — to other health care facilities.
I can […]

Aug 23rd 2008

My Obama/Biden text message came…

…at 3am. I kid you not.

Aug 23rd 2008

Biden on Obama and McCain


Of course, if McCain’s veep pick is Romney, the Obama camp could do the same thing…sans glowing praise for Obama I’m guessing.

Aug 20th 2008

Best News of the Year

A new Mitch Hedberg album is going to be released.

Aug 20th 2008

747 landing on St. Maarten

I assume they don’t let tall trucks drive on the road there…


Aug 15th 2008

Coign of Vantage


Aug 6th 2008

Jon Ralston questions Barack Obama

Big mistake.
Thou shalt not question the Messiah!


Aug 6th 2008

Never use Google Checkout

It looks like Google will get trigger happy and just shut down your entire account (Gmail, Picasa, Google Docs, etc) if there is an unauthorized charge.
Yup, no email, no photos, etc, if someone uses your Google Checkout fraudulently.
I have a Google Checkout account. I am deleting my info with Google posthaste.