…you keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means.This particular post and its attendant counter arguments has been bouncing all around the internet for a couple of days now. It started with this particular post, from a man who makes me think the worst of all venture capitalists […]

This is full of some of my personal psycho-babble. If you’re not interested in any of that shit, you can feel free to bypass this post entirely.So I might have mentioned this in this space before, but it bears repeating because I’m just now realizing the significance of the fact.  When I was a kid […]

Apologies for the Gotye reference but I really didn’t know where else to go with this observation.Way back when, when I first came to school here in 1990…Wait…Jesus, it’s almost a quarter century since I moved to Austin?Shit. Where was I?Oh, yeah…So when I first moved here, I lived in the Taos Coop on 26th […]

I think I’m a tad concerned at the number of posts I’ve been putting up lately that fit into the “Get off my lawn!” category I set up.  I don’t know if it’s that I’m really that angry these days, or it’s just that emotion is easier to channel into blog productivity.Probably a little from […]

Every time I think that professional baseball can’t possibly get more absurd, it works to exceed my expectations.  And every time I think I might rekindle my affections for the New York Yankees, they do what they can to make me want to burn everything associated with them and piss on the ashes.For those who […]

This is a poker post but it isn’t.  I ask that even my non-card playing peeps give this a read because I think the principles involved are pretty damn important.I’ve wanted to write the last few days, but the ideas have been half-formed and not well thought out.  Work has been occupying most all my […]