Author Archives: stealthbadger
So Women in Secularism 2 was this weekend in DC (I got to have a brief visit with LittleKropotkin, which was neat – will have a picture up sometime ’cause her camera is better than my Droid by, well, a … Continue reading
I’ve changed Athena to run on MariaDB rather than MySQL (for lots of reasons). Please let me know if you see anything strange (and feel free to point and laugh while doing it)!
Kay: We do not discharge our weapons in view of the public! Jay: Man, we ain’t got time for this cover-up bullshit! I don’t know whether or not you’ve forgotten, but there’s an Arquillian Battle Cruiser that’s about to… Kay: … Continue reading
Submitted this to the correspondence form on whitehouse.gov: Dear Mr. President: I am horrified at the continuing idea that reducing Social Security benefits in any way would benefit the larger economy. Shifting to CPI-E would not only increase the rate … Continue reading
Pretty catchy, huh? Also, nice little touches like the blue-screen “PLAY” and the color test bars/tone give it a feel of authenticity. There are a few problems, though. There’s no VHS distortion at the top or bottom of the video, … Continue reading
From CNN: Military to open combat jobs to women By Chris Lawrence, with reporting from Barbara Starr The U.S. military is ending its policy of excluding women from combat and will open combat jobs and direct combat units to female … Continue reading
Those of you who know me personally know that I’ve started volunteering with the Washington Area Clinic Defense Task Force. I’ve only been doing it two weeks, and it’s already been the most intense emotional experience I’ve ever had that … Continue reading
A possible subtitle for this post would be “A Tale of Two States,” those states being Pennsylvania and Virginia. I’d like you to look at the maps of their congressional districts (Virginia, Pennsylvania – links open in new windows) and … Continue reading
More awesome than the mind can comprehend: “Robot vs. Tiger” Hopefully I’ll think of something interesting to say over the weekend.