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Monthly Archives: August 2010



No joke.

Strict mode for Javascript – continued


Seems the prior post gathered some response. To set expectations – this is my personal weblog. What I put here is the bits that (to my mind) might be otherwise missing. I am not interested in repeating material covered elsewhere. If you are already well-read, then I hope these bits will nudge your thinking forward […]

Is Tivo still a good bet?


I have a Tivo Series 2 that I bought when the model was new. For the most part, I have been very satisfied with the Tivo service … but not so much lately. There are now many sources for video that I would like to watch on the TV, and the Tivo box is not […]

Status check


A human being should be able to change a diaper, plan an invasion, butcher a hog, conn a ship, design a building, write a sonnet, balance accounts, build a wall, set a bone, comfort the dying, take orders, give orders, cooperate, act alone, solve equations, analyze a new problem, pitch manure, program a computer, cook […]