Monthly Archives: October 2010
Watching A Serious Man earlier this week reminded me of tornado drills. Then this happens at Notre Dame. http://deadsp.in/93uiZ3
I wonder how many parents have had 2 sons and named them Maverick and Iceman or better yet, Goose and Slider. http://bit.ly/cMWZYv
Must check out Angry Birds if Julie Benz is playing it on her iPad. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/25/business/media/25ipad.html?_r=1&hpw
For the $14.99 Kindle books, how much more money do the authors get vs. the $9.99 Kindle books?
Gave E a short history of the AK-47 after we read the article by C.J. Chivers in the latest issue of Wired. http://amzn.to/bUoafX
Say what you will about Guccione’s Penthouse, what I really miss is OMNI. http://www.nytimes.com/2010/10/21/business/media/21guccione.html
The flash storage is part of the logic board. Wonder if this will be the last Mac Book Air with a discrete GPU and CPU. http://bit.ly/86rKqK
A has been asking to buy a new Saga of Darren Shan book for $7.99 every day for her Kindle. Wish there was a bundle price for all 12 books.
Nice shout-out to Marriner Eccles in Robert Reich’s Commonwealth Club podcast. http://www.commonwealthclub.org/broadcast/podcast.php
Angelo R. Mozilo’s face looks like it sprung out of one of Frank Miller’s Sin City stories. http://nyti.ms/bePKdU