Tag Archives: Alice

Oh No Mo!

Sorry, there, Rays’ fans … I see that Carl C is coming to Beantown – and will apparently be in the area for a looonnnggg time, contributing to the local economy. Are the Rays gonna contend in 2011? Are the … Continue reading

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Mechanical Turk

So, have you heard of the Mechanical Turk? It’s rather fascinating service on Amazon that I’ve been exploring recently. Basically, it’s a venue where developers can post tasks that computers can’t do, but humans can. These are generally repetitive tasks … Continue reading

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Items of Interest

ChristopherCornblog sent me a fascinating link about a publisher (Concord Free Press) that will give you a book for donating to a charitable cause.  So far so good … as they report that “Our readers around the world report more … Continue reading

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Alice … Don't Bother Looking for Condi …

Just a quick note before I head out.  Gotta let my friend Alice know that when she’s out at Stanford she needn’t look for Condi.  Seems the ex-Bushie is now traveling with Aretha! Condaretha (as I like to call the … Continue reading

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Independence Day

I’ve never been real big on the 4th of July, truth be told.  The Civil War was more my thing.  Internecine warfare was, after all, what we cut our teeth on.  Hard to get it out of your system, once … Continue reading

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Tina Charles is Shining for the Sun!

Just as JBD would have predicted, Tina Charles is having a knock-em-dead season.  Notching her sixth double-double in a row this past Tuesday, Charles now has 12 of ’em in her first 15 games.  This little tidbit comes from Swish … Continue reading

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Well, Well, Well …

Sorry Alice – it’s been a tough 24 hours or so for you … with the Celtics losing it in the end, and that weird hijacking of your e-mail account.  (That said, I am very glad to know that you … Continue reading

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So, I was a Day Off

Jamie Moyer became the oldest pitcher (at 47) to ever beat the Yankees, as the Phillies notched a win and began to make their comeback from their skidding ways.  Meanwhile, RPE got to watch the Red Sox beat the Diamondbacks … Continue reading

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What a Day It Was!

Tho’ a decidedly mixed bag, Health Insurance Reform has passed in the House by a vote of 219-212, with Republicans unanimously in opposition (even with the damn cave-in on women’s right to choose … in any meaningful sense of the … Continue reading

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To Bob Sheridan, Whoever You Are

I must be doing something right, because Bob Sheridan stopped by yesterday evening, visited an ancient post, and wrote: Sorry, but I found Wiff-n-Proof easy. I wish I could find a set now days. It would be fun showing liberal … Continue reading

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