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Car Pets

What if… you combined a pet rock with a cocker spaniel?  You’d get a Car Pet. Ok, maybe you’d just get a cocker spaniel humping…

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Religion as Technology

I was thinking today.  About?  Well, what will be the next big socially spanning world changing disruptive technology?  By my reconning, they occur about every…

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turned off my tv today

I don’t want to remember 9/11.  Remembering is about avoiding past mistakes or getting revenge.  Honor the victims, absolutely. 9/11 wasn’t a mistake.  We were…

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So far so good.

I am an indulgent parent.  No, seriously.  I’m the parent you tsk at.  I’m the dad that says no candy, and when one of my…

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Social Funding: Could it work?

Social Funding, the next installment of my continuing, though usually soon deleted series of blog posts called Whatifz. Background: Recently, I heard a radio interview with …

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Touchpad frenzy; Why most of you should get an iPad, already.

$100!  That’s why you want a touchpad?  That’s a good reason, except many of you are getting caught up in the chase, and paying $250….

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What the hell am I doing, anyway?

Just finished my second IT Certification in a month, and starting up another.  That’s the good news.  Certification has always been something I’ve explained away…

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Let’s Build a Better Poop App!

Forget about mousetraps.  I want to build a better iPad Poop App.  Why, you may ask?  (And if you are my wife, you will not…

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Welcome to the Jungle Gym

Sitting outside the Mall play area watching my kids interact. It’s not quite as Lord of the Flies-ian as some places, but it does have…

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Damn you, Licorice!

I recently read about a Japanese researcher developing synthetic meat from sewage protein.  I think he’s missing the real opportunity.  I’m fairly selective about my…

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