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Politics

I lost the bet

I had a bet that Governor Spitzer was going to resign after lunch. New York Times: Spitzer Resigns, Citing Personal Failings I was sure he would wait till 2 PM today.

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Anime

Gundam 00 Episode 20

Char’s Exia? Episode 20 is good. Last time Lockon took a hit meant for Virtue and got injured. The UN and the world is serious about eliminating the Gundams. In this episode we see the Throne Gundams are essentially wiped out and Veda is completely compromised. The result of this is that the real Gundams […]

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Humor Politics

He’s not a Gay American

I guess the Governor of NY, Eliot Spitzer, felt that Jim McGreevey got all the good press. Gothamist: Governor Spitzer Involved with Prostitution Ring; Will Spitzer Resign? Never a dull moment! With his high profile career, marriage, and three daughters, when did he find the time?

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Just Stupid Politics

Dumb enough to become law

This will no doubt become a law, at least in Kentucky: Kentucky Lawmaker Wants to Make Anonymous Internet Posting Illegal

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Software

Last time Microsoft encourages feedback

I saw this while wasting time on Reddit: “They Criticized Vista. And They Should Know.” Microsoft really did bork the release of Vista but so what? For mass consumers they are the only game in town. They can suck as much as they want.

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Software

Playing with WordPress 2.5 beta

I keep a SVN based copy of the new WordPress 2.5-beta1 for playing with. I’m doing this because at sometime the version I’m running 2.3.x might not be supported for patches. Going from 2.2 to 2.3 was a no brainer, tags are a huge difference. 2.5 might not get me to jump for a while. […]

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Humor

Iranian dowry laws?

According to BBC news, this guy needs to pay his wife his promised dowry. It’s 124,000 roses. His flat got confiscated until he coughs up the roses. He should see if he can negotiate, oh like, do something else instead. Like writing on a black board 2,000 times: “I will not be cheap to my […]

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Just Stupid

Bell shooting admission

Just wow.  If some people on the street were shouting at you and had guns, and did not claim they were Police, what would the likely outcome be?