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Day of The Circle

3.14. Pi. March 14th is considered Pi Day, the day of recognition for the rule of geometry that says the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter is always (approximately) 3.14. 22/7 is...

A Blogwar Among Indies

Note: Picture on the left is a parody posted on a competitor’s website. I think it’s funny, so it’s been reproduced here. I give Christian Duque full credit for the amateur “photoshop” work done...

After Guilty Plea, Madoff Jailed For Ponzi Scheme

It’s about time. Facing charges worth over 150 years in prison, Bernie Madoff has pled guilty to charges related to his operating a $50 billion Ponzi scheme that has ripped off investors of their...

The Radikal’s Flair for Drama

I don’t normally try to compete for readers with TheRadikal.com when he’s covering a certain SG event, unless I feel the need to provide a place for my own commentary on it. But when...

An Indie Unity In the Works?

A source close to the action down in Florida informs me that there is an attempt ongoing to bring about a merger between the two independent parties. The two sides understand the “veracity” of...

Sci-Fi On A 32″ TV Screen

This weekend, I bought a new 32″ LCD flat-screen television set from Office Depot. I also bought the Hot Shots double-feature DVD from Target, along with The Godfather Part II. The television had been...

GOP: “Our Earmarks Are Different”

The hypocrisy level reached new heights this week with the debate over the left-over budget bill from last year. Senator McCain launched an anti-earmark effort, trying to delete over 8500 pet projects that cost...

Snowed In

Today, snow is falling across the Washington metropolitan area. Living just west of I-95, I appear to have been spared the worst of the wanna-be blizzard, but I still had at least 5 inches...