• Low Test Scores + 5,000$ Higher Than Average Salary = Strike?

    This is why I am not thrilled with teacher’s unions. I understand that their health insurance rates have gone up, and they have not been offered a salary increase to cover the difference. That’s a raw deal, it happens every day in corporate America and maybe it’s a little unfair,...

  • Terrorism at Work.

    This, ladies and gentlemen is why terrorism works. For all those who say that it doesn’t work, note that the mere threat of terrorist plots has grounded several flights in the last two weeks.  Such as this one, where a passenger believed he saw a note that said there was...

  • Local Matters: Valley Springs Proposal

    tsykoduk and those on the local blogosphere, if you could spread this around I would appreciate it. Tomorrow, Wednesday August 23rd at 10:30 am, there will be a public hearing at the Spokane County Courthouse (1026 W. Broadway) on the lower level to discuss the extension of Columbia Drive to...

  • Dark Matter is Real!

    Holy cow. I think this is perhaps one of the biggest discoveries in astronomy since extra-solar planets were discovered. I won’t say much about this, because Cosmic Variance did such a wonderful job that I’m just going to send you there to read it for yourself.

  • Mitnick’s Site Hacked.

    What I find amusing about this article, is how quickly the media forgets the truth of things. It’s irrelevant to me that Kevin Mitnick’s web site was hacked. What I do find interesting is this: Mitnick’s name is synonymous with “notorious hacker” for many. He was caught by the FBI...