The Horrors of the Obama Administration

Friday, November 14th, 2008

This week’s “The Pain” comic tells the story – probably from my area of the world – of Obama’s election. When I first perused it, I had assumed Mr. Kreider was not a fan of Obama. For this one, you need to read the Artist’s statement which raises the comic wit.
…watching Obama‚Äôs luminous [...]

Combining Cultures

Sunday, August 5th, 2007

This past week, Fiserv announced that it is acquiring CheckFree Corporation, the company I have worked for over the last few years. The news came as quite a shock to everyone I spoke to, though that doesn’t necessarily mean people fear the worst. It’s split pretty evenly between pessimists and optimists. I’m [...]

VMware Ends Global Warming

Monday, November 13th, 2006

Diane Green, president and co-founder of VMware, told 7,000 attendees at VMworld 2006 in L.A., California that VMware is doing its part to end global warming. All jokes aside, Green backed her words up by having Roland Risser from GP&E give a talk about exactly what that means to a leading energy provider on [...]

Team in Training

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2005

Some friends of mine, Brandon Smith and his wife, are running in the Arizona marathon on January 15th. They’re raising money for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, so it’s not just insane excercise but also a good cause. The donation site lists their progress and training goals along the way. As of [...]

Paradoxical Relevation

Tuesday, November 2nd, 2004

I’m thinking that every voter out there knows of one unique person that is voting for someone else in the presidential election. With that logic, all of our votes are just cancelling out. Shouldn’t elections always be 50/50? By the way, I took a great picture of maggots the other day that [...]

Billy Joel, We Need Another “We Didn’t Start the Fire!”

Tuesday, October 12th, 2004

Viruses plague MSN, service interruptions for IM’ers
PayPal learns the meaning of ‘change control’ when a development error costs them days of business and customer loyalty (still not working, by the way)
War in the Middle East
Superman dead (this time for real)
RIAA sues everyone
America can’t decide between an indecisive, anti-war veteran and a lying, tree-killer for President
Mt. [...]