Archive for date: June 13, 2005

Scoble on Human Rights…

June 13, 2005 | Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

In one of his recent posts, Robert Scoble reveals a certain pragmatism when it comes to human rights. When doing business in various countries and, even, various states here in the US, we must comply with the local laws if we want to do business there. And, as a shareholder in Microsoft, I think it […]

Michael Jackson Acquitted

June 13, 2005 | News | By: Mark VandeWettering

After months and months of trial, the King of Pop has been acquitted on all counts. Just prior to the verdict, I had this exchange with my wife via IM: (14:10:17) TheWife: Michael jackson verdit coming up soon. (14:11:36) Me: ooh. bets? (14:11:57) TheWife: Guilty, all counts! (14:12:20) Me: nah. (14:12:24) ***Me bets he walks. […]

Fedora Core 4 released…

June 13, 2005 | Operating Systems | By: Mark VandeWettering

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Haunted papercraft toys of great magnificence

June 13, 2005 | Arts and Crafts | By: Mark VandeWettering

Courtesy Cory at BoingBoing (who got it via the Make blog) here is a cool set of haunted papercraft toys that you can make yourself. It includes a spooky variation of the illusion I blogged about here, where a static paper sculpture seems to move in response to your motion, and track you with its […]