Archives for December 21, 2009

Christmas is Hell

People are very on edge today. More short and ill tempered than usual. I was walking along in Target and had that sense of tension and angst all around me, the feeling that everyone in the store would be happier if everyone else in the store was not there. As I was walking along I…

Move Over Miss America!

Its time for the Miss Informer of the Year Award!!!!!

Trebronics on Amazon

I just want everyone to know that I am awaiting resolution on an order from Trebonics, a used book seller on Amazon. Since I often link to books on Amazon from this site, I want you to know that I’m having trouble with this particular vendor. If they resolve the issue to my satisfaction (which…

Global Warming Basics ~ 01 ~ Introduction

Every now and then I get out my old Blog Epic on Global Warming and dust it off. I’m thinking it is time to do it again. This is a seven part series of Global Warming that covers much of the basics. Enjoy. Or get mad at me. Whatever.

Senate Democrats won a crucial test vote on President Barack Obama’s health care overhaul, putting them on track for passage before Christmas of the historic legislation to remake the nation’s medical system and cover 30 million uninsured. All 58 Democrats and the Senate’s two independents held together early Monday against unanimous Republican opposition, providing the…

IQ and Intelligence

Fellow bloggers: You might find this resource to be very useful. I know I will.

How To Use Linux ~ 02 Distros

This is a continuation of a series of posts written for non-geeks just starting out with Linux. Today, we look at the concept of a “distro” and why it is important to you as an average user of Linux.