Monthly Archives: September 2006

Fractal… or something

September 28, 2006 3 Comments »

Possibly the flat-out coolest waste of time on the internet Read More »


September 22, 2006 4 Comments »

I am moving tomorrow. Moving sucks. I am moving from Chestermere to SE Calgary. The Shaw guy comes Monday, so I guess I am offline until then Read More »

Good times…

September 22, 2006 3 Comments »

So I was listening to some old Reckless Faith, and all I could think about was the time we just about got kicked out of the Centre for the Performing Arts in Regina for trying to mosh during their concert… ... Read More »

Origins of Life book review

September 20, 2006 Comments Off on Origins of Life book review

I just finished this fantastic book, Origins of Life: Biblical and Evolutionary Models Face Off, by Fazale Rana & Hugh Ross. If you have questions about evolution, intelligent design, creation and how it all fits together, this is the book ... Read More »

It’s September 19th again…

September 19, 2006 Comments Off on It’s September 19th again…

And you know what that means… it’s International Talk Like A Pirate Day. Arrrr! Read More »


September 18, 2006 1 Comment »

Buckdog writes: [Harper’s] mishandling of the foreign affairs file has been a disaster. Canada is bogged down in a quagmire in Afghanistan that military experts keep assuring us will only last for 4 to 5 years! Flag draped coffins are ... Read More »

Speaking of Jack…

September 14, 2006 2 Comments »

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Well said

September 14, 2006 Comments Off on Well said

The StarPhoenix’s Les McPherson hits the nail on the head with today’s column. Jack Layton is delusional if he thinks that the Taliban can (or even should be) negotiated with. We’re talking about a regime that not only oppresses women ... Read More »

Collaborative textbooks

September 12, 2006 3 Comments »

After reading these two articles by Wired’s Ryan Singel about how Wikis are hitting their stride (especially in education), I had a brainwave… I’m going to get my students to collaborate on their own class notes – they can write, ... Read More »


September 11, 2006 Comments Off on 9/11

My thoughts on the five year anniversary can be found over at Read More »

So you want to build a computer…

September 6, 2006 Comments Off on So you want to build a computer…

Well, don’t read this… if all you want is a good laugh, however – click right through! Read More »

FF2 in Beta

September 1, 2006 Comments Off on FF2 in Beta

Firefox 2 just launched into beta with a shot across the nose of IE7. It’s shinier, faster, and the tabs work better than ever. Also, stealing the march from Microsoft, there’s built-in phishing detector and spell check. Not all the ... Read More »