National Weather Service: … Heat advisory in effect from 11 am to 8 PM EDT Tuesday… The National Weather Service in Charleston has issued a heat advisory… which is in effect from 11 am to 8 PM EDT Tuesday. Upper level high pressure will build over the area on Tuesday… allowing temperatures to rise into […]
…wow, how quiet. Sean Casey went to the Tigers and Xavier Nady went to the Pirates for a couple pitchers to bolster the Met ‘pen, but other than that, not much happened. We’re waiting to see what deals have been reached but haven’t been announced yet. Will Soriano move? How about Maddux? Did Lidge and […]
The Open Voting Foundation has found a serious security flaw in the Diebold TS voting system, which could permit instant overriding of the standard operating system with pretty much anything that could be on an external flash. Scary, no? And to think, we trust this company to handle our democracy, our money…a lot of very […]
So the trade deadline is at 4PM today. Yesterday the Yankees got Bobby Abreu and Cory Lidle for the stretch run, giving away a few minor leaguers in return. The day before, the Braves made a questionable move (especially with Chipper headed to the DL) and traded Wilson Betemit to the Dodgers for Danys Baez […]
CNET is reporting on the passage in the House of DOPA, the Deleting Online Predators Act, which aims to impose a federal mandate for libraries and schools to restrict access to MySpace and other sites that offer chat room or social functionality — in other words, most of the Internet — to minors. The legislation […]
Had a pretty interesting weekend this weekend. I attempted more unpacking (it seems like boxes just keep popping up out of nowhere, full of stuff), made an incredibly dorky video, saw a guy bowl 300, bowled fairly well myself, and met a new friend completely at random at Waffle House at 1:30am — not necessarily […]
And this, my friends, is why speech recognition still has a loooooong way to go. ;)
Current conditions at my house: Temperature: 92.7 degrees Dewpoint: 81 degrees Humidity: 67% Heat Index: 113 degrees Wind: Calm YIKES! Needless to say there’s a heat advisory for today until 8 tonight. Stay cool out there!
It takes me about three weeks to make that much money. It takes Exxon Mobil a mere second. How much profit must one company make before they cripple the entire economy? I have a scary feeling we’re about to find out.
Floyd Landis failed a drug test after Stage 17 of the Tour de France, it was reported today, for high levels of testosterone in his system. In a Tour already marked by doping scandals, this really takes the cake here. Landis is requesting a retest of his secondary sample in case of a false positive. […]