Archive | June, 2010

Is Steve Ballmer Channelling Hulk Hogan?

29 Jun

Is it just me or were these two separated at birth?

And no Ballmer retrospective would be complete without this spectacularly shameless performance:

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MapQuest’s Major Overhaul Goes Live

29 Jun

RWW writes:

“MapQuest, the one-time leader in online mapping, has been completely revamped as of today with a fresh new look and added functionality. The updated website is available now, in beta format, at new.mapquest.com.”

At first blush, it’s pretty cool.  Hopefully they’ll give Google a run for their money.

via MapQuest’s Major Overhaul Goes Live.

G20 Toronto Black Block get green light to rampage?

29 Jun

YouTube – G20 Toronto Black Block get green light to rampage?.

War without end threatens US democracy: Washington Post

29 Jun

An interesting read:

Endless war, a recipe for four-star arrogance.

The Triumphant Decline of the WASP – NYTimes.com

29 Jun

Today the wearing of the tweed is not anachronism or assimilation, but a mark of respect for the distinctive ethnic group that opened its doors to all — an accomplishment that must be remembered, acknowledged and emulated.

Op-Ed Contributor – The Triumphant Decline of the WASP – NYTimes.com.

The No. 1 Habit of Highly Creative People

28 Jun

Can you guess what it is?

The No. 1 Habit of Highly Creative People | zen habits.

No right for freedom of assembly says 500 arrests

28 Jun

Some disturbing answers to some basic questions about the health of democracy in Canada.   Visit the link below to see the video:

No right for freedom of assembly says 500 arrests.