Nerdtour 2012: T-minus 4 hours and counting – 98% ready

Everything re-arranged and re-packed (had to discard some things, reluctantly). Only things left to do are to dispose of trash, grab a shower, pack up the laptop and grab a cab. Further updates will be through the phone or iPad, depending on WiFi and/or 3G availability.

“Alien cathouse for sci-fi nerds.” Oh, brother…

So, a “brothel owner” (euphemism) in Nevada is going to open a science fiction-themed “alien cathouse” to prey on the nerd market. I guess this means that there are enough nerds out there with enough money to justify the effort, and that being a (desperate) science-fiction fan is at least … Continue reading

So, the more things change, the more…?

So, I was reading the lastest about Our Dear President (mm mm mm), and I realized some disturbing things about him. He started to remind me more and more of a previous President. Hmmm. “Enemies list”, check, “executive privilege abuse”, check, “wage and price controls”, check. So, what’s different today?