I write now to express my support for the New York Times (a rare enough instance for me) in their publication of a controversial political cartoon, which is widely considered a work of anti-semitism. I won’t re-hash all the to … Read More
Author Archives: haakondahl
Soo… how’s the old earning power? I perused a couple of websites to validate the average annual salaries by age, then applied a deflator to adjust the results by age. This is because a person like me who should nominally … Read More
Just a quick post here — examples abound. Never has it been more true than now that those who can do so, and those who cannot teach instead. And one of the problems we face in Western Culture these days … Read More
Just for catching flies.
Even granting every good intent in the world to authors and proponents of yes-means-yes laws, there is a fundamental problem, which is that these are unenforcable contracts, which are on their face, not valid. Let us take yes-means-yes to a … Read More
This is not about two parties who find that they have a single enemy in common. It is about a besieged single party who finds that his many enemies are actually only one. It is a stroke of genius of … Read More
Something old, and something new. First the new thing, which like many new things is trivial. This blog currently has 3,664 comments, all but perhaps 100 are guaranteed to be spam. Well I had put up a “sticky” post some … Read More
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I received a scam e-mail which centered on the following text: “Your Apple lD has been blocked due to too many failed login attempts from other lP location. To unblock your account, Please contact Apple Help Desk at (800) 275-2273 … Read More
I am passing through Virginia once again, on my way to Texas maybe, or perhaps Guam, and eventually back to Japan. Gotta hit Texas in the near fiture no matter what, and then to select a place to live for … Read More