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Silicon Valley – High Tech & Haybales

Downtown San Jose Hay Bailing, a photo by tadnkat on Flickr. Snapped this image while riding the VTA light rail train in to the Velocity Conference this morning. I feel … Continue reading

June 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

19 Slaps in 14 Seconds

Click here to view other Public Service Announcements It’s actually 19 slaps plus a knee to the crotch, a glass of water on the head, a bag of popcorn in … Continue reading

July 26, 2007 · Leave a comment

Soaked while shooting video

Soaked while shooting video [grouper=mtg/mtgPlayer.swf?gvars=ap~0_mu~0_rf~1736965_vfver~8_extid~-1_extsite~-1_id~1916014_ml~;400;325] Watch this video on Grouper.com Add to WordPress Blog This is a test of Grouper video sharing — this is a video of my wife … Continue reading

June 19, 2007 · Leave a comment

Google Analytics – New Version, New Look

I just logged on to my Google Analytics, and got a wildly different opening screen for my stats. Instead of the old layout, with the last week’s visits/pageviews, the dotted … Continue reading

May 8, 2007 · 1 Comment

How to Drive Traffic with Web 2.0 Apps

I had a particularly good day of traffic yesterday. With that coming a day after my blog all of the sudden was upgraded to PageRank 5 from the PR4 that … Continue reading

May 6, 2007 · Leave a comment

"Save a Penguin, Unplug a Linux Server" May Win Most-Flamable E-Mail Award

Flame suits ready. Probably the first rule that anyone learns in sales is, “don’t knock the competition.” Probably even more fundamental is to not knock your friends. I just got … Continue reading

May 3, 2007 · 20 Comments

News post hails "Pot 2.0"

A 25 April CNN story hailed the new wave of “Pot 2.0”, saying: The marijuana being sold across the United States is stronger than ever, which could explain a growing … Continue reading

April 26, 2007 · 15 Comments

Gun Control is not the Issue – It’s Anti-Depressants

I just commented on a post I saw on The Good Democrat, regarding Cho Seung-Hui.  A ton of comments on this post centered around the whole gun-control issue, which honestly … Continue reading

April 18, 2007 · 1 Comment

Volunteer Ministers Needed to Assist after VA Tech Shooting

Map of Scientology Volunteer Minister Activity in Blacksburg, VA, originally uploaded by scientologyvm. A whole Scientology VM team is already on the ground in Blacksburg to help the grief-stricken students … Continue reading

April 18, 2007 · Leave a comment

Flickr Map of Scientology VM Activities

How about this as one more example of a Church using Web 2.0 technology to communicate to the world: Someone from the Scientology Volunteer Ministers organization is now posting photos … Continue reading

April 14, 2007 · 3 Comments

Volunteers Needed to Help after Solomon Islands Tsunami

Tsunami, originally uploaded by tutuvatu. A tsunami caused by an undersea earthquake just off the coast of the Solomon Islands is mobilizing Scientology Volunteer Ministers from the Australia – New … Continue reading

April 3, 2007 · 1 Comment

13 Reasons You Shouldn’t Drop Ecstasy

You would think that the average person wouldn’t need more reasons to stay away from Ecstasy.  However, unfortunately for all of us, we do. It’s come up repeatedly in surveys … Continue reading

April 3, 2007 · 33 Comments

Scientology Organizations I’ve Visted Recently

I’ve been tinkering around a bit more with this MS LiveWriter (people are going to start thinking I’m being paid if I don’t write an article on Linux soon) and … Continue reading

April 3, 2007 · Leave a comment

Split between Windows & Linux

If you read the comments on the Digg post I put on this Windows Vista activation fiasco, it appears some people thought I was just trying to stir up the … Continue reading

March 25, 2007 · Leave a comment