Archives for April 13, 2009

The judicial panel hearing Coleman’s challenge against Franken in the Minnesota Senate Race has made its decision: Franken is the the winner of the election and should be certified. The procedure is this: A ten day period occurs after which the Governor certifies the election. Unless there is a challenge in the State Supreme Court.…

Because the right wing wacko Republicans have organized a major media event for April 15th (tax day) in which “teabagging parties” will be held across the country. GLIU. then, ROFL. AFAIK, they don’t know what it means.

It is a ground breaking company, it is a bookstore that is mega mega like few other companies are. It is a bookstore that is a huge corporation. Think about that for a second. Think about bookstores in the old days then think about this thing, Amazon Dot Com. A bookstore that is leading the…

Funny or Die….

“Yell For Help With Stewie Bronson.” Yell for Help! With Stewie Bronson: UNIX trouble – watch more funny videos Hat Tip: LUM

Rick Warren is an Extraordinary Guy

Rick Warren on Prop 8. Rick 8 it on Prop 8. Extraordinary. Extraordinarily full of shit. The good news is this: Gay Marriage has reached the tipping point. No stopping it now. God, gays and guns = Republican Political Power. One out of three is now pretty much history. Let’s get working on the other…

Another Linux Guide

A couple of days ago I told you about a “getting started” guide for Linux. Here is another free PDF file that you may find interesting. This is a 170 page Ubuntu reference guide. It predates the current version of Ubuntu, but the vast majority of the contents are 100% useful. You need to go…

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This is cool, but it will void your warrantee:

Bring your swim suit.

A timely repost, given the discussion going on here. The North End, Boston, Massachusetts I’m standing outside Luigi’s restaurant having a smoke, and Luigi’s doorman had joined me. Across the street yellow stingray is parked, as usual, to block the alley. The word is, the fire escape down into that alley leads directly from Baronelli’s…

Woman Attacks Polar Bear …

UPDATED: … at Berlin Zoo Friday afternoon after she climbed a fence and jumped into its habitat during feeding time, police said Saturday. One adult polar bit her several times after she plunged into the moat, police said. Zoo workers tossed rescue rings toward the woman to hoist her out and distract polar bears swimming…