Tuesday, 7 November, 2006
Today is election day. I couldn’t happier. It’s not that I’m all that excited about the choices, but the daily postbox full of idiot spawned propaganda will finally cease. Read the rest of this entry »
Wednesday, 19 July, 2006
Sometimes, I’m amazed by what is considered newsworthy by the pandering press. The president says a naughty word, and it’s all over the wires. I heard about it on the radio, read about it in the papers, and would probably see it on the tele, if I could bring myself too rot my few remaining brain cells by switching it on. What’s the big deal? He thought he was off mic, and he expressed his frustration in a rather human way. Is this really news? Read the rest of this entry »
Thursday, 13 July, 2006
Senator Ted Stevens (R – Alaska) Turns Techno
“The internet is not something you just dump something on, it’s not a big truck, it’s, it’s a series of TUBES [...] tangled up TUBES.”
In his speech arguing against, or for net-neutrality – it’s really hard to figure out which from his remarkably confused diatribe, though he does appear to be against the Net Neutrality Ammendment, bless his apparently addled little mind – Stevens demnonstrates an almost frightening ignorance of what the internet is and how it works.