Monthly Archives: August 2009

Internet Goodness!

HughesNet is up and running. When I got home from work, I rerouted the ethernet cable to the Apple Airport 802.11g and back to Texas Grandma’s computer. Then I told my MacBook Pro to connect to the Airport, which it … Continue reading

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Internet Goodness?

This morning, I’m getting HughesNet to come install new internet service here at the home place. I’ve used them before, so I pretty much know what to expect. I’ll let you know how it goes. To balance out the costs, … Continue reading

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OS X Snow Leopard

OS X Snow Leopard – if you’ve got an Intel based Mac, get Snow Leopard. I installed it Friday. Install time was about an hour and 15 minutes. In my case, at least, no glitch so far. It freed up … Continue reading

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Social Security and Medicare

On the way in to work this morning, I heard on the radio, audio from a town hall meeting somewhere. A congressman or senator was trying to justify socialism by trying to take a vote on how many wanted to … Continue reading

Posted in Philosophy, Politics

Bearing False Witness

Someone (ie Obama) who accuses another of ‘bearing false witness‘ really ought to make sure his own house is in order, first. As demonstrated, for instance, in the article ‘5 Liberal Lies About Obamacare‘ over at TownHall.com. The Obama administration … Continue reading

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Have You Noticed ??

So now, all of a sudden, the Obama administration again wants to investigate and prosecute CIA and military interrogators. Have you noticed the timing? This suddenly hot topic made the news within a day or two of the news that: … Continue reading

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Magnitude of the National Debt, #2

Back in May, I noted that the the U.S. national debt equaled about $2.25 per day since the creation of the universe / big-bang event. ALL previous administrations combined have saddled us with this amount of debt. The Obama administration … Continue reading

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