What to say what to do? Disney/Pixair getting this property was an ill omen, but then I had hope when Lawrence Kasdan was involved in the script. Alas, J.J. Abrams should be shot – no blindfold, no cigarette. I tried his Star Trek movie N number of times at random entry points and never ever… Continue reading Star Wars IV 2.0
Bounce through the right proxy sever and hey, you’re from wherever that IP address is registered. There are plenty of legitimate and illegitimate reasons to do so. How you do this depends on your personal taste for risk and the circumstances in your particular corner of the world. The average Joe uses things like this … Continue reading The Internet – Anybody can be from Anywhere
Maybe we’re starting to get a handle on another 26.8% of the universe. http://www.economist.com/news/science-and-technology/21678126-powerful-gamma-rays-centre-milky-way-look-signs-elusive That should get the human race above 30%. There’s a Nobel prize out there for someone that can explain gravity. Are we to have the successor to Newton and Einstein in my lifetime? By any number of prediction methods it should… Continue reading Dark Matter ?
Well, Wildwood was right: you can’t make a wrong move and correct it later in Brier scoring. KC was pretty much a given in the AL. St. Louis had the most wins in baseball in the best division. They were banged up more than I thought, so jumping on KC after that didn’t work scorewise.… Continue reading World Serious Post Mortem
Well, the Economist had it wrong, And they got preachy near the end. I knew it was an alarm bell and still didn’t listen. I guess it means that Erdogan knew he could get his majority back after the cease fire with the Kurds ended. Useful data to gauge the game state of Turkey among… Continue reading Turkish Elections Post Mortem.
Rahm has been a busy boy We all know he didn’t start this, but this is a fun little paragraph: The facility’s use by police has intensified in recent years. Nearly 65% of documented Homan Square arrests since August 2004 took place in the five years since Rahm Emanuel, formerly Barack Obama’s top aide, became… Continue reading Black Sites in the USA
Some of it’s youth, some of it is personal taste and some of it just flat out good music. I’m a sucker for classical, jazz and good voices. And I’m a sucker for three guitars and a drum. Let’s start with some tab clearing in the vocal category.I wish the last two had had modern… Continue reading Pop Music – the Let’s see Where It goes Edition