Monthly Archives: April 2007

greed always kills a good thing

*EDIT* The link I originally posted to the cnn.com news item no longer works – just be aware that the record industry wants (wanted) to impose a very high royalty rate on Internet radio broadcasters that greatly exceeded their income … Continue reading

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Today is the 37th anniversary of the original ‘Earth Day’

I recall that day for an entirely different reason- Don Russell Scott, HM3, USN June 14, 1947 – April 22, 1970 son, brother, student, teacher, husband, father, friend, comrade Navy Corpsman (attached to USMC Company ‘Mike’ 3/7) I’ve never visited … Continue reading

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IMF

I preferred Dan Briggs to Jim Phelps.

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think, post… repeat?

While taking the time to put together my thoughts about various “events” over the past several days/weeks in preparation for posting here, I suddenly realized that for each topic I had already posted at some point in the past and … Continue reading

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cause cheap is how I feel

Item #1 After months of commuting to the sounds of Electronica, Techno, Drum ‘n Bass (Prodigy, Chemical Brothers, Orbital, Spring Heel Jack, Moby, etc) I decided to try some Cowboy Junkies today and found it very relaxing to drive while … Continue reading

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where there’s smoke, there’s…a mangled metaphor

My wife has frequently commented (negatively) about various aspects of the town where I was born and raised. Her primary complaint (beyond unsubstantiated accusations of Zoophilia aimed at the large number of local farm boys with too much time on … Continue reading

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wonder if I’ll have to pay capital gains tax on this next year?

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