There is a new book out, called "The Bottomless Well: The  Twilight of Fuel, the Virtue of Waste, and why we will Never Run Out of Energy". There's a blurb on the book (which has a nice little propoganda film). It was written by folks who are part of the Manhattan Institute, which is a […]

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It's time to start a new 12 step program: "GA" for Gadgetaholics Anonymous. My friends know well I  should go to meetings, perhaps daily, if such a new 12 step program were to appear. Blog Category:  Web/Tech

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I'm amazed. Truly, completely amazed. The mainstream press (with a few exceptions, mostly outside of the US) is reporting this Newsweek debacle as if Newsweek made a huge mistake in printing information from a looney anonymous source, and thus, for no reason, caused riots to erupt in the Arab world. Yikes. Blog Category:  Current Affairs

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Link: Make Poverty History – Videos. Check this out. It's a good series of videos on the issues of world poverty. Thanks, Dylan (care of Grace Notes ) Blog Category:  Current Affairs

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I woke up this morning (after a very groggy, unpleasant night trying to sleep with a back spasm), to a Morning Edition story about 3 graduating women from Barnard, who had been freshman during September of 2001. It was very interesting, given the recent story on 60 minutes about the graduating seniors at West Point, […]

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This is old news. In the realm of humor and religion… Blog Category:  Religion

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OK, this is cool. Did you realize that NOAA published space weather reports? Apparently, there was a big solar flare on Friday (May 13th), and that's leading to a big geomagnetic storm (9 on the K scale. 9 is the highest.) The storm, apparently, can lead to “Possible impacts from such a geomagnetic storm include […]

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I've gone and done it This is a new blog – I decided that I wanted to try out one of those real blogging services/software. (Given my change in status to be a seminary student, continuing to work on my software to make the blogging stuff work the way I really wanted to just wasn't […]

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