• First Day of Class

    So, here it is, winter quarter. I’ve been looking forward to this ever since fall quarter ended. First class, 7:30 am. American History. *groan* My instructor, while a kind and generous person is rather… well… how does one put this nicely? Boring. Otherwise, this class is going to be so...

  • The Tsunami, in Detail

    I haven’t posted much on this, I’ve been too stricken with grief over what happened in Asia to say much, but this article, in case you were curious, details the whole chain of events that has led to the tragedy that many Asian countries are facing. Give it a read....

  • Dell Foundation Pledges 3 million$

    In support of victims of the tsunami ravaged countries in Asia, Michael and Susan Dell havedonated 3 million dollars to the relief effort, and encourage everyone to donate as much as they can to help out. The linked article has links to various charities to which we can contribute that...

  • Man who imported Yugo to bring in “Chin-Go”?

    Chinese cars… made by the chinese government, sold in the US market and designed to be… way cheap. This could either be really good, or it could go the way of the Yugo. I will say, that the Yugo was wildly successful and this venture probably stands to make a...

  • Global Warming Bullshit?

    At least it is according to Michael Crichton. And that’s saying something, considering the man was a card carrying Democrat for a number of years who had an amazing love of hugging trees. Apparently, while spending three years researching global warming for his new novel, State of Fear, Crichton discovered...