Monthly Archives: December 2011

A Big TY for ESPN. Thank you.

This is a personal thank you to ESPN. Oh, I’ll admit to bad-mouthing you on occasion over the years. The comedy-team anchors. The rah-rah self-promotion. The shameless proselytizing for the First Church of the Divine Tebow. Tonight, I was able … Continue reading

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The Kindle Fire Upgrade: a followup.

The Kindle Fire has been recharged enough times that the newness has worn off, and some of the tablet’s shortcomings as pointed out elsewhere have had time to test my patience. Honestly, as an electronic book reading device that allows … Continue reading

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Technology: Where will it go?

I used to get tickled at the thinking of my mother, who marvels at the technological advances that most of us accept without question. To her, some of the things are akin to magic. I imagined her sense of wonder … Continue reading

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Appreciating Philip K. Dick.

I love Matt Damon movies. Most of them. I love the imagination of Philip K. Dick. Based on the rarity of their appearances in used book stores, people love his writing. We don’t all love the same writers, and that’s … Continue reading

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