Commentary

The Mutation of “Twenty Five Things”

January 26, 2009

If someone sends you an e-mail and asks you to write down 25 things about yourself and then pass that along to twenty-five of your friends with the requirement that they do the same: how long before everyone is “it” and wishing you’d go maim yourself? Not long.  I did the math.  If everyone obeys […]

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Try My Product, It Sells Itself

January 11, 2009

My taste in commercials is a little different from most people.  I like the commercials that are brazen in their contempt of the customer. Here are a few of my favorites. If you haven’t seen one of these spots, just click on the picture and hold on to your credit card. Head On The laboratory […]

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Stop Worrying and Love the Carbon

December 1, 2008

Tired of all the invitations to farm a (Lil) Green Patch of Earth on Facebook, we decide to send an invitation of our own – to hug a power plant.

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Little Robot Cars

October 29, 2008

Have you ever been on the Interstate when the sky took a rain dump? You couldn’t see ten feet in front of yourself. Meanwhile: SUV’s, cars, and Semi Tractor trailer loads zoomed by at 70 miles per hour straight into, well we don’t know what into because we can’t see it. Driving 70 when visibility […]

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New Home on the Web

September 21, 2008

Ok, so you noticed a few new things around here.  Looks better, doesn’t it? I used to host this blog at Google’s Blogger but they kept breaking things.  From what I can tell, last Thursday they decided to make all accounts have to log in with a captcha.  If you didn’t log in, your account […]

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