Microsoft Says Yahoo?

Likely in response to Google entering the IM (instant message) market with their Google Talk service, as well as the apparently overwhelming consumer demand, MSN and Yahoo are teaming up to make their IM software interoperable.  Creepy. Yahoo and Microsoft are already...

GWAR

Unexpectedly and very much thankfully, my girlfriend surprised me by taking me to see one of my favorite bands, GWAR, when they came to Ottawa on Tuesday.  If you’re not familiar with the band, they are a metal band with a twist.  They call themselves the...

Giving Thanks

It’s that time of year again. The trees are finally changing colours and dropping their leaves, the weather is cooling down and everybody is walking around coughing and sniffling. On January 31st, 1957, the Canadian Government proclaimed the second Monday in...

Open Letter to the Kansas School Board

Scruffy Dan has brought to my attention an open letter to the Kansas School Board regarding their curriculum of teaching Intelligent Design in their school science program. This letter is urging the school board to include the alternate sub-theory that life was...

Intelligent Design In Schools

It seems that I’m writing another gripe post today. A Dover, Pennsylvania school district is, in my opinion, being silly at best and dangerous at worst with it’s education policies. I’m a big fan of separation between church and state. The governing...