Monthly Archives: October 2011

Electric Cars: Chevrolet Volt

My Daddy-o, who bears no resemblance to a typical 86-year-old senior citizen (still skis and plays tennis regularly) bought one of the first Chevrolet Volt electric cars produced last spring. This week I was briefly in San Fran, and got … Continue reading

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Irony. I Gots It.

I’m at VizRT in Marina Del Rey this week. As if I’m not bummed out enough by the NBA lock-out, I’m staying at the Doubletree, which is directly across the street from the offices of my favorite team, the Los … Continue reading

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Fun With Android

Stitching panoramic photos. Port Royal Golf Course, PGA Grand Slam. Southampton Bermuda  

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PGA Grand Slam, Port Royal Golf Course, Bermuda

Rory McIlroy and Keegan Bradley tied @ -4 after day #1. Bradley absolutely sizzled the front nine with two Eagles, then McIlroy chipped away at his 5 stroke lead with 4 birdies on the back nine. Darren Clarke, the old … Continue reading

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New Wheelsies!

Last week I was blasting down Pulehuiki Road (arguably the steepest road on the island) on my favorite bike, a Serotta Legend Titanium. I hit my brakes and BANG My rear wheel exploded. It was a Shimano Dura Ace 7850 … Continue reading

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The One Unique “Take” On The Death Of Steve Jobs

The death of Steve Jobs has been The Event Which Launched A Million Web Pages. Everybody with an internet connection and 5 minutes, from the Editor of the New York Times to seemingly every junior high school student with an … Continue reading

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Princeton Economist as Rock Star

Krugman continues to knock ’em dead. http://krugman.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/10/sign-of-the-times/ Princeton University economist Krugman, Harvard professor Elizabeth Warren, NY State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, and California AG Kamala Harris have become the rock stars of this financial crisis. The Kardashians of rational thought, … Continue reading

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