"Either America will destroy ignorance or ignorance will destroy the United States.
—W.E.B. Du Bois#
An opinion should be the result of thought, not a substitute for it.
The Lindhs visit Pacific Beach and discover a huge bass system and surfers.
Includes a mea culpa, Hillbilly Elegy, Gulp, The Stars are Legion, and The Kill Society.
Nic commits putty knife violence on his grill to replace the gaskets.
Remembering the cost of World War II through airplanes.
Patriotism is often an arbitrary veneration of real estate above principles.
—George Jean Nathan#
Apple’s neglect of the pro market is causing a lot of gnashing of teeth in Apple-nerd circles, but it’s true to Apple’s vision.
Never retreat. Never explain. Get it done and let them howl.
A wet man does not fear rain.
There is unrest in the Mac community about Apple’s commitment to the platform. Some are turning their eyes to building a Hackintosh to get the kind of computer Apple doesn’t provide. Here’s what it’s like to run a Hackintosh.
Lots of fiction series in this one. Includes Grunt, 1177 B.C., Louder Than Hell, Smarter Faster Better, The Hanging Tree, Death’s End, Chains of Command, and Who Killed Sherlock Holmes?.
It’s so much easier to suggest solutions when you don’t know too much about the problem.
Hey kids, you like epic fantasy? ’Cause I've got some epic fantasy for you.
Car nerds are dealing with some cognitive dissonance as car technology changes.
The Oasis is Amazon’s best e-ink reader to date, but it’s not good enough for the price.
Unhappy the land that is in need of heroes.
Nic buys an Amazon Echo and is indubitably happy with the fantasy star ship in his head.