I would be so incredibly humiliated if this is how my daughter wanted to celebrate her birthday.
Redhat was made for the desktop Then it went enterprise-y It evolved It runs like Windows Some are even made to think they are Windows There are many variants And they have a plan
Looks like this sprint’s almost done.
This is a very good list of things to understand about startups. I don’t have anything particular to disagree with. Plus, I have less success than Paul does, so he wins there too 🙂
http://www.xkcdb.com/?5088 A Milliglenn is 1/1000th of a “Heh”
I know a lot of people who feel you should focus every neuron on doing one thing well. I am not one of those people. This is an article that suits my personal biases quite well 🙂
This is China’s Mind Control Ray Coordination and Control building. The elegance of the design suits the wickedness of the purpose 🙂
Mr Ballmer must need a wheelbarrow to carry those huge testicles around. I can’t find any other way to comprehend how he could dare say this.
Here’s something I didn’t know yesterday that will change my professional life in significant ways: In team exercises, “bad apples” make the team significantly less productive. (with one exception – a highly gifted leader able to manage conflict very well)… Read moreFire the bad apples!
Since I don’t do these every day, I feel ok in adding this quote: Americans fall into two distinct categories today: those who remember how devastating the policies of Jimmy Carter were, and those who are about to find out…. Read moreQuote of the Day for tomorrow
Clive Crook on “Animal Spirits” Clive Crook: Likening the role of government to a parent’s duty to create a happy home, the authors write: “The proper role of the parent is to set the limits so that the child does… Read moreQuote of the Day
To the tune of “Lady Madonna” Save me, Obama Stimulate my life Please improve my credit, my job, my wife Bail out my bar tab Subsidize my rent Isn’t that the point of the government? Bills and banks and Baghdad… Read moreSave Me, Obama
Let’s say I announced that I was going to painlessly kill a kitten or a puppy every time a woman was stoned to death, or beheaded or crushed beneath a wall, or in any way honor-killed. Let’s say, for the… Read moreUnpleasant thought experiment
Jon Heder (Napoleon Dynamite) has an identical twin brother
http://www.biotele.com/magenta.html That is all.
Keynesian doctrine suggests that when the economy is shrinking, the government should spend more because people are too afraid to spend. Does this imply that when the economy is growing, the government should spend less? No? Is there any point… Read moreYou aren’t using enough duct tape
Obama has been getting people scratching their heads, because usually presidents don’t do quite so much fear-mongering in a crisis. However, I believe it is all part of his cunning plan: 1. Get everyone good and scared 2. Get Congress… Read moreprediction about the stimulus
Wow, I’m surprisingly prolific. And well-rounded. Wait, that means that this one is 401. Dang! My inner Adrian Monk demands I produce another 99 posts.
Boo yah, we’ve got zombies! Let me go get my shotgun! Oh wait. Zombie banks? That’s not nearly as much fun. Hmmm.. What do you use to kill a Zombie bank? Oh wait, I know! You let them go bankrupt…. Read moreZombies!
From an email I received. As you may or may not be aware, our State Parks are under fire due to budget cuts. The State Parks are under fire? Maybe I shouldn’t take the kids there. They might get hit… Read moreOh Noes!!!