Monthly Archives: June 2012

20,000 year old pottery

I started a blog years ago and mostly talked about politics and religion. No one read that one. This time I realized there is so much polemic about politics and religion there really isn’t anything I could say that would … Continue reading

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Microsoft, please don’t buy RIM

I see in the news that people forecast Microsoft is going to buy RIM. I can’t imagine anything stupider Microsoft could do. They’re already behind in phones, don’t really have a competing product and they already have a deal with … Continue reading

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Not much time today, writing, and other digressions

It might seem like I have nothing to do but write posts, but dear imaginary reader,  but sometimes life intrudes. Since returning from Wyoming I still haven’t unpacked the car and  stored away all camping gear. But what I really … Continue reading

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Impact of wired world – 4

Continuing with my own exploration of my thoughts on this thread I move on to the second post of Dr. Tracy Dennis. This certainly has some ideas to consider, but I thought I’ll ramble off in some unexpected directions. First, … Continue reading

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Impact of wired world – aside

I’ll drift a bit from the central thread with a comment on this article where a robot can beat a human 100% of the time in the rock-paper-scissors game, simply by cheating, i.e. watching the human hand and then reacting quickly … Continue reading

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North Carolina legislators command the sea

I thought it was only Moses fleeing the Egyptians that could part the sea. Now the North Carolina legislature passes legislation attempting the same thing as everyone knows that nature obeys the laws of a mere legislature, that is to … Continue reading

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Impact of wired world – 3a

There is another tidbit of Dr. Dennis’ first post I want to consider. Here I’ll be doing another WordPress experiment, simply getting started on this post, then coming back later to finish it. Since I’m nobody my posts are hard … Continue reading

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