So that's where the word grok comes from!
Literary types like to dismiss genre fiction, yet judging by the number of novels that are near- (or far-)misses, a detective novel is as difficult to write well as any other.
Was Bush talking about Al Qaeda or the Iraqi insurgency? Who cares. Details are for wimps, or worse, liberals.
At the end of the day, I think the ruling is essentially fair, although what it will mean for technology manufacturers is still somewhat unclear.
It seems that the TSA lied about not collecting data about air travelers. The TSA admitted on Monday that it had been storing information about passengers in a database of over 240,000 people, for a new anti-terrorism program.
They tried to get me to cheat! Am am not registered with any political party, but a democrat walked up to me in the street and asked me to sign a petition for a Democrat running for public office. I told her that I was not registered as a Democrat, but she told me I could sign it anyway, and that I did not have to vote for him later on. She then painted a picture of New York City being in a horrible class struggle, and that the government had to force the evil owners of buildings to put doorbells in every door. Doorbells!
John Bolton - what lurks behind the mustache? Why attack him on trivia instead of his record?
Sometime after 9:00 pm last night the Canadian House of Commons passed a motion legalizing same sex civil marriages.
In an intriguing twist of events, Free Media LLC is trying to have the Town of Weare in New Hampshire approve their request for the house of Supreme Court Justice David Souter, who voted in favor of the recent Kelo vs. City of New London Supreme Court ruling. The ruling allows the government to use eminent domain to take an individual's private property and give it to other private groups or individuals for "economic development."
Marcus Wesson is sentenced to death...
The Fly on the Wall Lands in the Middle of a Jackson Family Planning Meeting. The Victory Tour Begins.
In the world of podcasting June 28 marked the day of hell for independent voices.
Now this is rock music! Yeah baby! This is a one of kind album and it still stands up today as one of the rock classics of all time.
Pearl represented the summit of her self-creation to that point, and it was the only studio album she truly enjoyed making.
It was the lupines that did it.
Featuring new music by Of Montreal, Thunderbirds Are Now!, The Celebrity Pilots and more...
A concert in the Key of Me is far more rewarding. You can feed your ego while appearing to do something important.
New release from Longwave, essential reissues from Can and Brian Eno, and a second Megadeth best-of.
Frustrating design that hides a potentially great game.
A classic character being exploited.
I guess this all started with my Mother who made her own candles from scratch in different colors, scents, shapes and sizes.