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Humor

The Onion is so wrong, yet so funny

Words just fail me. This is so funny that I almost feel guilty. Very well produced.

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Cool Geek

Really good Road Runner

And not the Time Warner Cable kind either. I can’t tell if this is legit, but I can tell that it’s very good. Update: It’s not legit.

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Geek

Light bulb! moment with FIOS

Every now and then I recall the words that one of my friends always asked when we were doing some work. “Right. What are you trying to accomplish exactly?” I had migrated a while back from Optimum Online to FIOS and put my new cable model where the old one was in the basement. I […]

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Geek Humor

My subconscious at work?

I’m beginning to believe my subconscious has developed super powers. I am jonesing for a new smart phone that works better than my antiquated iPhone 3G. Given the age of my phone that’s not a tall order. To help me in that direction, my subconscious has disabled the ability of my phone to vibrate when […]

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Geek

Hello? AT&T? Can you hear me now?

Any consumer subscription service is about getting what you pay for. 4 bars, a 3G icon, and no Internet connectivity is not acceptable. What good is it to have a grandfathered-in data plan from AT&T if their data network is unavailable half the time? I usually can’t use my phone in Penn Station at all. […]

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Cool

And now for something positive

Who says Gizmodo is good for nothing? In my RSS reader I was shown this video. This is not an official NASA ad, but it should be. It was inspired by this video which is also great viewing. Reading and thinking of all the great discoveries that NASA has contributed to us makes me believe […]

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Just Stupid News

Arizona shooting

Not a good week for Arizona. “The anger, the hatred, the bigotry that goes on in this country is getting to be outrageous. And unfortunately Arizona I think is the capital. We are the Mecca for prejudice for prejudice and bigotry,” via ABC News: Police Hunt for ‘Person of Interest’ in Tucson Shooting Yesterday a […]

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Just Stupid Politics

Is Arizona’s new motto “Latinos Not Welcomed”?

I’m beginning to believe that Arizona’s State Government just hates anything remotely Latino. For all of that and more, Mr. Acosta’s class and others in the Tucson Unified School District’s Mexican-American program have been declared illegal by the State of Arizona — even while similar programs for black, Asian and American Indian students have been […]

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Politics

Not TIME’s Man of the Year is right

The more I learn about this man, the more I dislike him. Once Assange and Davies came to agreement over the other documents Assange mentioned in their discussion, Assange passed Davies a password he could use to get at the initial trove, the magazine reports. via WikiLeaks’ Assange Threatened Lawsuit Over Leaked Diplomatic Cables | […]