Archive: November 2003

Surely Journalism Can Be Better (November 26, 2003)

It’s hard to see how it could be worse

This Oughta Give You The Heebie-Jeebies… (November 25, 2003)

Oh. My. God.

I Am A “Smacktard”. Who Knew? (November 24, 2003)


Fun With Spam: Holiday Edition (November 23, 2003)

It keeps on comin’

National Weather Service Alerts In Your Newsreader (November 21, 2003)

Rough weather? RSS to the rescue

Tog on Security Dos and D’ohLTs (November 20, 2003)

Of passwords and Post-Its

Aqua Teens Hit DVD (November 19, 2003)

The horror!

Joe’s Modest Proposal (November 18, 2003)

Not too much to ask, is it?

E-Voting Under Fire In Fairfax (November 18, 2003)

Finally, someone’s paying attention

Clark Calls Out Fox News (November 18, 2003)

A good moment for Wes Clark

On Hope (November 17, 2003)

By Václav Havel

“Battle for the soul” of the Democratic Party (November 17, 2003)

It’s already underway

All I’d Need Would Be Celebrity Guests… (November 17, 2003)

Well, a guy can dream

My New Job (November 14, 2003)

Moving on…

Adventures in Business Stupidity (November 14, 2003)

Meet Ted. No, really

Cruel and Unusual (November 13, 2003)

The horror!

Your One-Stop Humility Shop (November 12, 2003)

Think you’re all that? Think again

E-Voting: Wait, It Gets Better (November 12, 2003)

Another debacle, this time in Indiana

Veterans’ Day (November 11, 2003)

Out there, we’ve walked quite friendly up to Death,- Sat down and eaten with him, cool and bland,- Pardoned his spilling mess-tins in our hand. We’ve sniffed the green thick odour of his breath,- Our eyes wept, but our courage didn’t writhe. He’s spat at us with bullets and he’s coughed Shrapnel. We chorussed when […]

Yet More Fun With Spam (November 11, 2003)

They just keep comin’

Synaptic Makes Apt A Snap (November 10, 2003)

I’m still hacking away on Red Hat 9 as a desktop OS for my home PC, even though Red Hat’s CEO says that’s a dumb thing to do. However, one thing I ran into pretty quickly with Red Hat is the limitations of the RPM package management scheme. There’s RPMs out there for just about […]

I Suppose This Is “Innovation(tm)” (November 10, 2003)

Microsoft, bringing you yesterday’s ideas today

Filzip (November 9, 2003)

… is a great ZIP utility, for free!

White House to Hill Dems: Go Pound Sand (November 7, 2003)

Bush won’t answer questions. Why?

Fairfax County’s E-Voting Debacle (November 6, 2003)

Well, that could have gone better