Monday, March 27, 2006

Excerpt: Desmond Doss has died at the age of 87. A conscientious objector, nevertheless he served in the Army in World War II as a medic. During the Battle of Okinawa he rescued approximately 75 wounded soldiers while under fire, resulting in a Congressional Medal of Honor. More: Lauded Conscientious Objector Desmond T. Doss Sr., Burial Set April 3 At National Cemetery For Medal Of...

Friday, February 23, 2007

24 Hours Without a Computer?
Excerpt: Could you shut down your computer for 24 hours? Could you shut down all of your technology gadgets for that long? I will try, it will somewhat easy as I'll be in Las Vegas that weekend (though if I'm truly participating I guess I can't play the slot machines, I'll have to make my donations via the craps and blackjack tables)....

Tuesday, August 28, 2007

My take on the potential NYC Taxi "strike" next week
Excerpt: Allegedly, NYC taxi drivers will go on strike next week. My response: a consumer strike against taxi drivers: no tips, give me the damn receipt, and I'll report your ass to the TLC if you are even remotely hostile to me.

Slightly acerbic and eccentric dog walker who masquerades as a web developer and occasional CTO.

Spent five years running the technology side of the circus known as www.ibm.com.

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