Friday, November 06, 2009

American Airlines...

wants your business.

If you're "black."

If you're female.

If you're homosexual. AND they'll give you bonus points for it! (See the yellow "Rainbow Exclusives On" box.)

And, they aren't interested in making their website user experience better, either, and fired someone who was.

Thursday, November 05, 2009

New from Kaspersky (Antivirus for Mac)

Under the "Protection from a Range of Threats" tab:
30,000 new malware threats that emerge every day, so you don’t pass on problems to friends and colleagues using non-Mac computers.

Wednesday, November 04, 2009

The 2nd Amendment explained...

by the Obama administration...


Tuesday, November 03, 2009

I like the Royals and Athletics, myself

(shape of Major League Baseball fields)

Monday, November 02, 2009

Something funny from the Washington Times

it is clear what President Obama meant when he said this would be the most "transparent administration in history." ... he was saying that his administration didn't feel much need to come up with plausible lies, they'd be fine using the transparent kind.[emphasis added]

An idea presented on

Consider this simple amendment to the US Constitution:
He [the president] shall have power, by and with the advice and consent of the Senate, to make Treaties, provided two thirds of the Senators present [three-fourths of the state legislatures] concur. …

Sunday, November 01, 2009

As one of my ex-bosses used to say...

"Don't do math in public"

Or engineering, I'm guessing. ;^)

What to do with your tractor's exhaust...

I know that you were worried about it, so...

Here it is:
Mr Linklater is literally ploughing ahead, injecting his tractor's fossil fuel exhaust fumes directly into the ground, where they enhance the biochemical interaction between plants and soil microbes.