Rants, Raves, and Rhetoric v4

Day: April 25, 2002

  • 7 Wonders Of the Modern World

    Kinda thinking about this post by Vixenz. I wonder why the 7 wonders of the modern world (the 1918 one) went away from landmarks? I agree that some inventions are much more significant than any ole landmark, but I think landmarks deserve their own list. Saw a show on plans to build an arcology-like structure in Hong Kong Bay. This…

  • Think computing IS frustrating and too complex right now. I think Microsoft is responsible for it (anyone who is hundreds of address books gets virus after virus understands why). Unix users are safe. Mac users are more or less safe as long as they do not use Microsoft products. Would be interesting to see how…

  • Kinda thinking about this post by Vixenz. I wonder why the 7 wonders of the modern world (the 1918 one) went away from landmarks? I agree that some inventions are much more significant than any ole landmark, but I think landmarks deserve their own list. Saw a show on plans to build an arcology-like structure in Hong Kong…