Monthly Archives: January 2008

Small changes

January 31, 2008 Comments Off on Small changes

I’ve opened the comments up on all the back-end posts.  The spam protection offered by WordPress has been a little more robust than what we had previously, so I feel comfortable allowing people to asynchronously join the conversation.  The recent ... Read More »

Edwards leaving

January 31, 2008 3 Comments »

So Guiliani and Edwards are both out – Guiliani apparently by the death of a thousand paper cuts (no explanation fits, basically), and Edwards pulled his own trigger.  The question is, why?  The most prevalent theory I’ve heard (which fits ... Read More »

New look

January 30, 2008 3 Comments »

Big changes! Obviously, there’s a new look for the site. I’ve been looking for a different way of organising the material here for a while, and a magazine-style layout appealed to me for the visual nature of the layout. This ... Read More »

Brrrr…

January 29, 2008 Comments Off on Brrrr…

I think it’s unfair that it’s warmer in my deep freeze than outside my door… -47ºC is just too damn cold! Read More »

Florida

January 29, 2008 Comments Off on Florida

McCain won the Republican primary today, Romney second, Giuliani third, Huckabee fourth.  Rudy is dropping out now and is supporting McCain.  It seems to me like McCain is in great shape, I’d say he has at least a 80 % ... Read More »

Making the rounds

January 29, 2008 Comments Off on Making the rounds

This one’s going around by e-mail and I thought it’s good enough to share… Because Everyone In Canada Lives In An Igloo. Now that Vancouver has won the chance to host the 2010 Winter Olympics, these are some questions people ... Read More »

PSA

January 28, 2008 Comments Off on PSA

If you’re at all prone to motion-induced nausea… stay away from Cloverfield.  That is all&# Read More »

Movies to watch for

January 26, 2008 5 Comments »

Well, I wasn’t looking forward to too many movies this year (Prince Caspian and Iron Man being exceptions), but I’ve combed through the upcoming releases for this year and I have my movie list ready to go: Definitely, Maybe [Feb ... Read More »

Dumb?

January 25, 2008 Comments Off on Dumb?

Does the premise for Untraceable seem stupid to anyone else?  I mean, okay, yeah the guy could kill one person with his machine hooked up to his page hit count (uh, what?).  But the FBI unable to shut it down?  ... Read More »

South Carolina and Nevada

January 20, 2008 Comments Off on South Carolina and Nevada

On the democratic side, a nice win for Hillary Clinton.  That surprised me, it seemed like Obama was set up for a win.  Notable is how wide the spreads are for each race.  Hillary winning whites 52-34, among Latinos 64-26, ... Read More »

Revenge on dangerous drivers

January 19, 2008 Comments Off on Revenge on dangerous drivers

I have no idea what this is advertising, but it’s darn funny! Read More »

Not surprised

January 17, 2008 1 Comment »

A new survey says Mac users are supercilious preening perfectionists… but we all knew that, right?  The personality profile was filled out by 7,500 people and showed Mac users are “more liberal, less modest, and more assured of their own ... Read More »