Heading back to the Old Dominion tomorrow with the Hobbit. Have a bit of a thing to do, a necessary thing. Probably won’t post from there.
Back again on Friday, the Good Lord willing and the creek don’t rise.
Had to do it, finally. The spammers and the pfishers beat me down. Did I want to buy Viagra from “Doctor”?
I did not. Doesn’t matter how impressive his accomplishments, being, you know: A doctor and all.
Was I interested in confirming my account information with eBay, Amazon and Capital One?
Not so very, [...]
Speaking to an audience in Doha, Qatar, the ol’ lip biter shows that he can still empathize with the best of them:
Former US president Bill Clinton warned of rising anti-Islamic prejudice, comparing it to historic anti-Semitism as he condemned the publishing of cartoons depicting Prophet Mohammed in a Danish newspaper.
“So now what [...]
This is probably not going to be a popular opinion among the military men of my, em…
But I’m frankly not at all surprised at the crucifixion court martial of LT Bryan Black, who found it somehow necessary to not only tell a female midshipman that battleships made him feel a little funny [...]
Courtesy of the Salamander, DoD finally figures it out:
After two decades of use, the U.S. Department of Defense is getting rid of its Beretta M9 9mm pistol, and going back to the 11.4mm (.45 caliber) weapon. There have been constant complaints about the lesser (compared to the .45) hitting power of the 9mm. [...]
Most of it’s under the blogo-hood, stuff you’ll never see quite frankly. Threw google’s adsense in on the right of the main page, just for the doing of it. Very professional you see. “Monetarise” your blog, quite the rage and it wouldn’t kill you to click right through every now again, would it? Because [...]
That systems engineering course? The prof is this whole next level kind of smart. There’s a fine line between true genius and stark, raving, barking madness, and he’s right up against it. This is the first class I’ve ever taken where I feel more deeply stupid with each passing week.
Taken as a whole, [...]