Archive for date: April 23, 2005

I don’t want to join any club that would have me as a member…

April 23, 2005 | Rants and Raves, Stupidity | By: Mark VandeWettering

I’ve supported the notion that I think that the world is a much better place when people can communicate with one another. It’s one of the reasons that I blog. Sometimes, this is a hard philosophy to live with. Creationist knuckledragger Ken Ham has apparently figured out how to use WordPress and podcast. Sigh. I […]

Steve Ballmer’s email about anti-discrimination bill

April 23, 2005 | Politics, Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Cowardice. It saddens Scoble. Is it really surprising that a company as large, predatory, and self-centered as Microsoft might not be a good guardian of individual rights? Let’s face it: companies aren’t good guardians of individual rights. The best you can hope is that they just stay out of the way. But it’s hopelessly naive […]

Tracker Trail – Fire – Can of Coke and a chocolate bar

April 23, 2005 | Link of the Day | By: Mark VandeWettering

Cool. You can start a campfire using only a coke can and a bar of chocolate. Memorize it before you sign up for Survivor.