• The 95 Theses of Geek Activism

    This is an interesting set of theses for geeks. A lot of the ideas set forth here are things I agree with and think that the average man doesn’t think about. I know, for example, that my mother argues and struggles with proprietary software for her mp3 player because of...

  • Pit Bulls Kill Kid and Parents Had No Idea?

    Read this article and then if you’ve ever owned a dog… feel free to say “bullsh**” aloud in response to the claim that the parents had no indication that their child was in danger. Two pit bulls. One in heat, the other desperately trying to get at the one in...

  • Smart Wraps

    My mom sent me a couple of these things called “Smart Wraps”. I have some headphones that I truly love, but they’ve caused me problems because of the extra long cable. Sometimes, the cable is great and sometimes it’s just in the way. I’ve also found that headphones with cords...

  • Lebanese Government is Stupid?

    Okay, you know I realize that the Lebanese people are nice folks. They have been through a lot in the last twenty years and they keep coming back for more, demanding their freedom. We should be inspired by their story. Even so, that doesn’t give their PM an excuse to...

  • Why I didn’t jump on the iPod bandwagon.

    Recently in an online chat channel, I made a confession that I own a creative zen micro. The reaction I got to this surprised me. “I can’t believe it. Isn’t each state only allowed to have one zen owner?” The next morning the news articles started coming out with rumors...