Daily Archives: October 6, 2011


I had requests to put the post I wrote about FMS back up.  I thought about taking down the post announcing I was taking the post down, then decided not to bother.

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Thank you, Mr. Jobs.

It is the day for Steve Jobs stories, and I have mine. Years ago, 2002 or 2003 I think it was, I was organizing the VIP Readers Day for the school my kids went to.  I had done it for … Continue reading

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Class Warfare?

It only becomes class warfare when we fight back.Seen all over Facebook.Occupy Wall Street is spreading. It is spreading to cities as far apart as Detroit, Seattle, and Los Angeles.  Minneapolis.  Chicago.  Hilo.  That would be Hilo, Hawaii, as far … Continue reading

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Sometimes, the jokes write themselves.

In a totally foreseeable move, the Westboro Baptist Church will be picketing Steve Jobs’s funeral. They announced this over Twitter … using an iPhone.

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I took down yesterday’s post because it was, well, whiny.  Yes, I can whine with the best of them, but I prefer not to do it in public where it can annoy others. Of course, the Internet is forever, so … Continue reading

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