w 2010 September — WebLog Redux

September 2010

The Art And Zen Of Sign Making?

September 28, 2010

Given the chore of making a road sign, how would you go about it? Do you need directions, or would you work better with your own initiative and creative impulse? My wife and I happened to use this as a metaphor in a chat about how we approach a job. We are polar opposites. She [...]

The Art Of Reading

September 21, 2010

Thomas Jefferson said, “I cannot live without books.” With regards to this analogy, I feel the much the same way. My father taught me to read and write at an early age and I can’t remember when I didn’t know how to read. My teachers taught me to read everything from labels to literature, even [...]

Those Darn Christians

September 7, 2010

Here we go again, Christians vs Muslims. A Florida dumb-ass, Terry Jones needs some exposure so he and his (Christian) church are going to burn the Quran. Even after a warning from General Petraeus that burning the Quran Could endanger American troops, these fine people don’t care. Maybe the collection plate is not enough to [...]

If Hamlet Doth Tweeted

September 1, 2010

To tweet or not to tweet – that is the question: Whether ’tis nobler in the cloud to suffer The slings and arrows of experts and entrepreneurs Or to ignore a sea of DMs And by opposing them, lose followers. To lie, to tweet No more – and by not tweeting to say we end [...]