Tag Archives: technology

Stupidity Fatigue

If it isn’t safe to text while driving, I assume it must also be true that it is not safe to text while directing traffic through a construction zone. I’m right about that aren’t I? And to you, Miss Texting Flagperson: You know, … Continue reading

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A Short Commercial

Just wanted to pass on a couple of sites that can generate quite a bit of traffic to your blog: Alphainventions.com Condron.us These sites work kind of like channel surfing but for blogs. They cycle through a series of blogs and you … Continue reading

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Another moment of clarity

See why I will not be investing in a fancy flat screen computer monitor any time soon. Continue reading

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This just out–You can’t ride a vacuum to Heaven. Even a cordless.

In which I skewer a vacuum cleaner’s marketing campaign and discover that I might love James Dyson. Continue reading

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Best Search Term of the Week

In which Google messes with its faithful. Continue reading

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Truth in Titles

Our X-Box 360 needs to be sent to the mothership for repairs. It’s got a severe case of the lockjaw, poor thing. It either can’t or won’t open its maw to receive or discharge the feeding discs (okay, the games, if you … Continue reading

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Double-Click the Lab Rat

I have to remind myself upon occasion that being at the computer does not necessarily mean I’m also being effective. I’ve had this uncomfortable realization lately that after a certain amount of time that really, I’ve just become a lab rat, pressing a … Continue reading

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