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Will Going “Green” Kill Us All Anyway?

Saturday, April 7th, 2007

Ok, so maybe the title of this entry is a bit overkill, but it got your attention now didn’t it? The American Thinker has what I consider an excellent article that actually thinks through the problems associated with the pending shift from our almost 140 year old humble, lowly incandescent light bulb. It speaks directly [...]

Internet Privacy 1 – Government 3

Saturday, March 18th, 2006

Google has successfully fought back on the government’s request to provide them with search data. Yeah!! Now instead of the original request for two months of search data they will only have to provide 5,000 URLs without any search queries. Given the fact that the feds never gave an explanation as to why they need [...]

Dem’s Just Don’t Understand

Thursday, March 16th, 2006

Well, the great Democrat party is finally beginning to solidify their election-year agenda. And as usual, in my opinion, they just don’t understand America, our federal-republic system of government or capitalism. Now we’re not perfect by any means, and there’s lots of areas that need improvement, but I’d certainly argue that no one in the [...]

Pirating Free Software?

Friday, February 24th, 2006

Seems the UK Trading Standards department just don’t understand open source or freeware. The Mozilla foundation was contacted recently by a lady in the UK Trading Standards office stating she had encountered some nefarious businesses who were selling Firefox. Egads! She went on to request confirmation that this was indeed in violation of the licensing [...]

Homeland Security Policing Porn?

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2006

In the words of a Boing Boing writer, “It’s sad to see what happens when you give some people a tin badge and a cap”. Two men wearing some type of uniform and baseball caps emblazoned with “Homeland Security” recently walked into a library in Bethesda, Maryland, demanded the attention of all patrons using computers, [...]

View of the Arab World

Wednesday, February 1st, 2006

I came across this today in my Internet browsing. It is quite an interesting and enlightening look into the terrorist problem we still face today. Excerpted from the Amazon book description: “In 2004, internationally known physicist Haim Harari was invited to address the advisory board of a major multinational corporation. In a short speech he [...]

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