Now that I have your attention, let me say "Okay, it CAN work."I'm not arguing here that torture always works or that it should be the first resort. That in some cases it is reprehensible is beyond…Continue
Steve Jobs surprised the world regularly with things we didn't know we needed until we saw them, and which since have pervaded not just our daily lives but our consciousness. Even when it's not an…Continue
Have you ever heard someone say "Perhaps there are an infinite number of universes in which every single possibility comes true"?Did you ever think about what that means?Suppose you have a child you…Continue
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I found a website where Texas lists every capital execution from 1982 on. One of the more interesting things about it is that it includes any last statements the prisoners made. Interesting reading. Lots of "foxhole converts" among them, I note.
In just one week the main part of Obamacare will begin to kick in. This is the state level exchanges that will allow the uninsured to be covered. Beginning on October 1, people will be able to sign up to get insurance in their state regardless of their health.
Most people signing up on the exchanges will qualify for subsidies based on their income and family size. This means that the cost of insurance will be less than the advertised price.
This is good…Continue
Samsung has released its new Galaxy Mega, which has a...(wait for it)....(wait for it)...(wait for it)...6.3-inch screen! Tablets tend to start off just .7 inches.
I have to laugh because after a couple decades of making cell phones as small as possible...…Continue
I mistakenly ordered a wireless mouse thinking it was a Blue Tooth mouse. I decided to return it, thinking I'd get a shipping label and instructions. Instead, they said to just keep it and they'd credit my card.
I do a LOT of my shopping with Amazon and this is just one more reason why. Amazon rocks!