January 4, 2008
December 31, 2007
I think the difference between fathers and mothers is that fathers deliberately embarrass their pre-teen and teenage children, while mothers just… do. (more…)
November 15, 2007
Janice: But also, I’d point out that a properly designed cart, especially one for people with kids, would have a smaller steering radius than a Mack truck. Those little cars do not.
November 14, 2007
October 26, 2007
October 18, 2007
In 2009, General Motors plans to add Stolen Vehicle Slowdown to its OnStar system. This new technology will allow police, once they’ve located a car that’s been reported stolen, to remotely cut power to the engine and slow the vehicle to a stop.
Stolen Vehicle Slowdown will be added to the OnStar service by default, but customers will be allowed to opt out of it.
Given the many ways this could be abused, or even hacked into by people not at all related to law enforcement, would you be completely comfortable with a system allowing outside access to your car?
September 22, 2007
Today, Shoe got into the act — and let’s not discuss here what act I’m referring to. Or the artist was referring to. Or whatever.
And yesterday Heathcliff got into the act as well.
July 25, 2007
July 9, 2007
Rick Detorie is clearly thinking ahead: Anticipating the probability that many people won’t get the joke and will end up sending it to me, he had Ruthie explain it to us. Sure glad I didn’t have to bother putting it on the page.
This one, on the other hand, I’m not entirely sure what he’s getting at: