Archive for April, 2007

Tired of being the decider?

Saturday, April 28th, 2007

Do you have trouble deciding? "Should I get drunk? Should I get stoned?" Decisions, decisions. Now, you don't have to decide. You can do both!

The Global Warming Red Herring

Wednesday, April 25th, 2007

Is global warming myth, supposition, or truth? Science, bad science, or science fiction? Regardless of the truth of the matter, the dangers of global warming and climate change originally were put forward to try to shock people and governments into doing something about pollution. This appears to have been a miscalculation, ...

“I’m a uniter, not a divider!” GW Bush, 29 February 2000

Friday, April 20th, 2007

From MSNBC news, 20 April, 2007: BAGHDAD - U.S. soldiers are building a three-mile wall to protect a Sunni Arab enclave surrounded by Shiite neighborhoods in a Baghdad area "trapped in a spiral of sectarian violence and retaliation," the military said. When the wall is finished, the minority Sunni community of Azamiyah, ...

What’s being said about us abroad

Wednesday, April 18th, 2007

From "In Virginia at the age of 13, you can buy a revolver at a supermarket." —From the Italian newspaper il Messaggero, in an article headlined Pistole Facili (Easy Guns). Italian newspapers carried extensive comments from Marina Cogo and Giancarlo Bordonaro, two 23-year-old Virginia Tech students from Milan. Cogo is returning ...

Repost from 3/3/2007

Sunday, April 15th, 2007

March 3, 2007 Who woulda thunk? I've just spent the past several hours wrestling with a problem. Using SPD 2007, I couldn't log on using FP Extension to or to from the new computer (T470). The identical login credentials worked fine logging onto the control panel, as well as ...


Sunday, April 15th, 2007

This is a test:

Peekaboo Clipart

Saturday, April 14th, 2007

> I'd like to set up my clip art so it is peeking out from a page border. It > should appear as though the area between the edge of the paper and the page > border is blocking a part of the clip art. Can this be done? I don't think you ...

The dog ate my email…

Thursday, April 12th, 2007

Patrick Leahy on the administration: They've worn out the benefit of the doubt. They've undermined whatever credibility they had left. Give 'em hell, Patrick!

Every news story is suspect today…

Sunday, April 1st, 2007

I started reading my newsfeeds a moment ago, only to find myself questioning each and every item. What? Is this some kind of April Fool's Day joke? Consider the top MSNBC Headlines: Urban legends banned-April Fools'! Controversy ad Dunkin' Donuts Beverly Hills' Iranian mayor Climate report: 'Highway to extension' Pope celebrates Palm Sunday Mass Britain considers ...