The Upside of Coronavirus

Like most of you, I get a lot of spam. It sucks. Just cleaning out the junk mail folder can be time consuming because the auto-detection sometimes auto-detects the wrong thing. Here is a piece of spam which made me smile. This is something I didn’t really know. The length of the grace period between […]

The Return to Program Hiring

If you live long enough, everything comes around again. Well, hopefully not leisure suits, but it appears some things from the 70s are making a comeback. In this case it is mass hiring of tech workers from college. During the 60s and 70s there was a massive software development effort under way. There, quite literally […]

Job Killing is Back in Vogue

It’s funny how things go full circle. During the early arguments about Obamacare when those against it were spouting what an ordinary citizen would consider nothing short of criminal fraud but politicians call “talking points,” one of their favorite buzz phrases was “job killing.” That was until Congresswoman Gabby Giffords got shot in the head, […]

Watching it Spin Out of Control

Could it just be me? When I watched the video clip for this news story showing the woman testifying, I kept waiting for her to “go ghetto” on him ala “The Jeffersons.” http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2010/09/20/politics/main6884914.shtml For those of you too young to remember “The Jeffersons” http://www.tvland.com/shows/jeffersons/ http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Jeffersons While some today might resort to calling the show racist, […]