Archive for January, 2009

Causation

Saturday, January 24th, 2009

Bye bye George W. Bush

Friday, January 9th, 2009

A couple of nice articles about the outgoing president:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7809160.stm

http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/americas/7814704.stm

Here are my favourite quotes:
“The ambassador and the general were briefing me on the – the vast majority of Iraqis want to live in a peaceful, free world. And we will find these people and we will bring them to justice.”
Washington DC, 27 October, 2003
“You teach a child to read, and he or her will be able to pass a literacy test.”
Townsend, Tennessee, 21 February, 2001
“It’s clearly a budget. It’s got a lot of numbers in it.”
Reuters, 5 May, 2000

Cops: Angry 4-year-old blasts babysitter with shotgun

Tuesday, January 6th, 2009

http://blogs.usatoday.com/ondeadline/2009/01/cops-angry-4-ye.html

UK Police Surveillance powers increased

Monday, January 5th, 2009

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/politics/article5439604.ece

2TB SD Cards?

Thursday, January 1st, 2009

http://www.electronista.com/articles/09/01/07/sdxc.card.format/