- September 21
- Graphic Designer / Illustrator. Single father, two teenagers, two cats. Holding together in the suburban badlands near San Diego.
MY RECENT POSTS
- When did salon.com lose the
ugly black background?
August 13, 2013 02:35PM
- Pandora's Box
October 02, 2012 05:27PM
- US Banks probed for drug money
September 17, 2012 01:04PM
- Mobile once more
August 26, 2012 10:57AM
- Six Months as a Pedestrian
April 19, 2012 04:26PM
MY RECENT COMMENTS
- “Much of what passes for
normal life here in the USA
September 17, 2012 01:14PM
- “What's funny about being
prepared? Some canned soup,
August 03, 2012 09:57AM
- “SS -- the iPod does have
a really basic text composer
does establish an
April 19, 2012 05:23PM
- “Laughing @ myself -- I
looked at some of my older
posts on OS
April 19, 2012 04:34PM
- “Oil reserves were
discovered in Uganda. Not long
the US announced a
March 12, 2012 05:53PM
Gordon Wagner's Links
- MY LINKS
Today is the last day of school for my kids, so I drove off at 5:45 this morning to buy a couple of bagels with cream cheese at the local good bagel shop.
I got back, parked, and walked in the side gate. Walking by the side of the house in… Read full post »
I replied to some of the usual spam on /b/, an imageboard, with a list of the canned replies the original poster replied to his own spam with, things like "been waiting to see this forever" -- with this kind of spam thread, the responses are scripted, so I posted a… Read full post »
After my cats were born and we (me, the breeder, both cats) were waiting until they were six months old to make their way west, I determined that the time had come to add a screen door to the laundry room door off the kitchen, the route by which we usually… Read full post »
This morning I took Flynn to his robotics club meeting then drove on to the local farmer’s market. I had the price of a pound of “Taza Divina” coffee beans on me and made a beeline to the coffee lady (whose name I… Read full post »
Gld ETF Warning, Tungsten Filled Fake Gold BarsCommodities / Gold & Silver 2009 Nov 12, 2009 - 12:22 PM
“Gold Finger - A New Take On Operation Grand Slam With A Tungsten Twist”
I’ve already reported on irregular physical gold… Read full post »
Yemen says UPS planes never take off or land in it
SANA'A, Oct. 30 (Saba) – No UPS cargo planes left Yemen to other countries in the last days and there are no direct flights from Yemen to the United Kingdom or the United Stat…
Suspicious Package to U.S. not from Yemen; Yemenia Air Cargo Director… Read full post »
The Run Upon the Bankers
The bold encroachers on the deep
Gain by degrees huge tracts of land,
Till Neptune, with one general sweep,
Turns all again to barren strand.
The multitude's capricious pranks
Are said to represent the seas,
Breaking the bankers and the… Read full post »
This is a beauty. How do you say 'not good news for nyse: BAC' in a language Shelia Bair understands?
Bill Black says that the FASB 157 Hour Of Power, and delusion, is over. Banks are still insolvent. The Fed is complicit. Put the banks with the… Read full post »
Is HR3808 The Equivalent Of TARP 2 And Obama's "Get Out Of Bail" Gift Card For The High Frequency Signing Scandal?
Now that the High Frequency Signing (HFS, not… Read full post »
1. Eco -- Eco-ANYTHING, it's sheer marketing, it's worse than fingernails on a chalkboard.
2. Tuscan -- Tuscan ANYTHING, see #1, sheer marketing.
3. Green -- unless it's Kermit the Frog back in his heyday, I don't want to hear about anything being "green" -- it's a dismal marketing term and… Read full post »
Please take a moment to call your (probably useless) Senators regarding these HORRIBLE Bills, which literally could hand over control of our food supply to corporations and outlaw any dietary supplment we now take for gr… Read full post »
My, my, my -- a speech by Iranian President Ahmadeinejad suffered from "technical difficulties" at the UN.
Now, doesn't it seem far more likely that some party or other ensured that the usual UN automatic translation would not be available in order to prevent his speech from being heard?
I'd post… Read full post »
Due to recent censorship by Salon/Open Salon, please view this post at:
Thanks! Read full post »
"No, it's not my imagination: vanished comment
I see that someone has quoted part of a comment I'd left which has vanished -- it's not in the comments section of this article, nor does it appear in the index of my published comments.
Kind of a sloppy way to censor, isn't… Read full post »
Obama Extends Bush’s 9/11 State of Emergency
Thursday, September 9, 2010
Don't want to hear this?
Tough. Grow up.
- The 9/11 Commission's … Read full post »
for the Obama administration’s efforts
to advance a sweeping view
of executive secrecy powers.
From electricvillage.blogspot.com :
September 5, 2010Today we added Adam Colliers (Gold Bar, WA) as the 96th taser-death on our list
… Read full post »