Happy New Years to all of my friends and readers out there!
All Quiet on the Geeky Front
If you’ve been wondering if I’ve gone away, I have not! I have been working on an update to BetterHTMLExport as well as some iPhone and iPad applications. My personal life has moved over to SteveRiggins.net and on twitter. –Steve
How to design a great website
Start with this site and then design your site to be nothing like it. You win.
Kevin Pollak’s Chat Show
This is great and I’m not sure why I didn’t find it earlier. Here is his interview with Felicia Day, after some funny larry king game bits. Watch Website
Happy Holidays from Geeks R Us!
2009 has been a tenuous year for many of us. Some have been out of work, some have been on the verge of being out of work, many are starving while others are just plain nervous. While this sounds like a downer for a Holidays note, I urge us all to remind ourselves about what… Continue reading Happy Holidays from Geeks R Us!
“Dear Microsoft, I owe you an apology. For some time, decades in fact, I’ve often chided you for your products. I’ve poked fun at the quality and often sat agape with bewilderment as to why things were seemingly so awful. However recently things became clearer to me. I saw a couple of your advertisements on… Continue reading Dear Microsoft
Web ads make me laugh
As seen on NBA.com:
RIP Forrest Ackerman
Just heard via Wil Wheton’s blog that Forrey Ackerman died. I did have the pleasure to meet Mr. Ackerman once, when I lived in L.A. back in the early 90s. Criterion had been working on the Jason and the Argonauts laserdisc and Curtis Wong clued me in that on Saturdays I could just go to… Continue reading RIP Forrest Ackerman
Olbermann on Palin’s careless comment about Obama pallin’ around with ‘terrorists’
Pretty good read. Read/Watch
I’ll paraphrase from the debate I am watching now: Palin: “Barack obama voted to raise taxes on the middle class” Binden: “No, that is a lie, both McCain and Obama voted for that bill and it was not a tax increase” Palin: “I’d like to still answer about taxes, but not in the way Joe… Continue reading Sigh
Do Facts, Figures and Policies matter to you?
Do facts, figures and policies matter to you? When electing someone do you want someone with answers, any answers, or a master in the non-answer? Over the last few days, I’ve been pointing out examples of non-answers. I’ve had to because my jaw drops each and every time one of these pops up on the… Continue reading Do Facts, Figures and Policies matter to you?
Finally, an answered question
Really, elect someone who can’t handle an interview with Katie Curic to Vice President? Really? Watch CBS Videos Online
More unanswered questions
When asked directly and specifically, which newspapers or other news sources Gov. Palin reads, she could not name one. Not a one. Watch You can’t make this stuff up.
Think about your country this election
Regardless of what party you affiliate with, there is one person running who is not qualified for the position they seek – Gov. Sarah Palin. She is running for the number two position in the country. One tragic event from being the President. When interviewed by katie couric: Gov. Sarah Palin drew a blank when… Continue reading Think about your country this election
McCain has a short term memory
From The NY Times in Oct/2007 Republican Debate, McCain talking about Mitt Romney: “I am prepared. I am prepared. I need no on-the-job training. I wasn’t a mayor for a short period of time. I wasn’t a governor for a short period of time. For 20-some years, including leading the largest squadron in the United… Continue reading McCain has a short term memory
Someone please give John McCain a recent history lesson
“In the 21st Century, nations don’t invade other nations” – John McCain on Russia/Georgia conflict. Watch
wow, this hillary assassination comment just gets worse
Apology or not, now she can start to see what she has started. Check out this Fox News clip of someone joking about killing Barack Obama. How disgusting.
HIllary must quit the race now
Citing the assassination of Bobby Kennedy as a reason to stay in the race shows several things: Such poor judgement, she is not qualified to be President of the United States Near criminal activity. To even mention the possibility that someone might assassinate Obama puts her as suspect #1 should such a horrible event occur,… Continue reading HIllary must quit the race now
I have been hearing about netipots for two months or so, and as someone who has always had allergies, taken medication, worn masks in the yard and soon to have a new kitty, I am interested in any solution to allergy relief. So a netipot is just a pot – some look like aladdin’s lamp,… Continue reading Netipots
Rock Band is A-Fantanstic
What a great game. Pricey at $170, you get a wireless guitar1, a set of 4 drums with foot pedal and a mic. So you get to play solo as a drummer, singer, guitarist or bassist. Add some friends and you can form a band, go on tour, earn fans and get new stuffages. I… Continue reading Rock Band is A-Fantanstic