Rants, Raves, and Rhetoric v4

Month: February 2007

  • Vox Hunt: Not There Anymore

    Show us a picture of where you used to be. Carrabba's: Table Perspective Read and post comments | Send to a friend

  • Clouds and Sunsets

    Lately clouds at sunsets have been my picture object of choice. Read and post comments | Send to a friend

  • What is a Super Speeder?

    There is a bill in the GA legislature to additionally fine people for excessive speeding. Fine. Good even. However, it disturbs me that people quote the wrong statistics as rationale and tie it to emotional cues. Slowing down ‘super speeders’ on Georgia highways is a super idea – gainesvilletimes.com: Last year in Georgia, 1,700 people…

  • QotD: I’m Good.

    What are five things you're good at?Submitted by HapaLove. Using Computers – I've been using computers for 22 years. I know dozens of programs, can find things easily, and am familiar with most operating systems. Troubleshooting – Solving puzzles and problems is something which has gainfully employed me for over a decade. Whether its locating…

  • QotD: Make Me A Match

    Have you ever played matchmaker?  How did it go? I've never played matchmaker. I don't know what I want, so how would I know what others want? Read and post comments | Send to a friend

  • QotD: Win Me Over

    What's the best way to get on your good side?Submitted by Manon-It-All. Given that I am overweight, it should be obvious I am a sucker for food. I love sweets.  Read and post comments | Send to a friend

  • Sunset Blue

    Sunset Blue Originally uploaded by sneezypb. It was a beautiful sunset yesterday. I might get to see the sunrise as well? Honestly, I’d rather go back to sleep and miss it instead. I’ve been up since 4 am working on bringing up my application. It only took an hour, but there appears to be something…

  • “Quick Start”

    When I think of a quick start guide, I am expecting a 1-2 page short and simple this is what you need to do get going. A 20 page quick start guide is going to take an hour to pore through. So… not so quick. 🙁

  • Trust

    A day at NPR: [David Weinberger:] “There is an inverse relationship between control and trust.” The more you hand over control, the more trust you earn. True of media, business, government. He also said that trust is not a goal but an enabler: if you have trust, you can do more.