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Browsing too fast.

I thought this was funny.  I was doing searches and modifying the URL search parameters when I got this message: http://book.sunwing.ca/cgi-bin/calendrier-lowest-price.cgi?gateway_dep=YYZ&dest_dep=All%20Countries%20xxx1_2_5_7_8_9_10_12_13_14_17_18_24_25_26_27_29_36_39_44_59_63_64_69_70_73_76_77_83_148_156_226_248_1808_1843_2488_2974_4244_568522_568546_569962_1341400_1899141_3049105_3049109&no_hotel=&date_dep=20170901&duration=7DAY&star=5&searchtype=PA&code_ag=rds&alias=btd&language=en&nb_adult=2&nb_child=2&non_adult_forf3=5&non_adult_forf2=7&family=Y This kind of allows me to do super searches, but I guess they don’t like it.  

September 21, 2017 Uncategorized

Funny AI Book Recommendation

On Goodreads: Because I liked a book about Bill Clinton published in the 90s, I might like an advanced poker book?!  Funny thing is I’m pretty sure I’ve read that book too, so it is a good suggestion.

June 9, 2017 Uncategorized

Quote from You Are Now Less Dumb: How to Conquer Mob Mentality, How to Buy Happiness, and Allthe Other Ways to Outsmart Yourself

Describing soldiers facing combat in Vietnam in The Things They Carried, Tim O’Brien wrote, “They were afraid of dying but even more afraid to show it,” adding later, “They carried the soldier’s greatest fear, which was the fear of blushing. … Continue reading

August 6, 2016 Uncategorized

Quote from Wherever I Wind Up

As 2007 goes on, more and more God helps me see and believe that it is time for me to stake out my own knuckleballing turf. Lol, you think good gives a fuck about your knuckleball?

June 19, 2016 Uncategorized

Quote from Wherever I Wind Up

Maybe I should just end it now. Maybe it’s time for me to stop all this pain once and for all. I think about options. Carbon monoxide? That’s a possibility. We just built a new garage; the old carport would’ve … Continue reading

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Quote from Chasing the Scream: The First and Last Days of the War on Drugs

We all know deep down it doesn’t make us happy, to be endlessly working to buy shiny consumer objects we have seen in advertisements. But we keep doing it, day after day. It in fact occupies most of our time … Continue reading

May 2, 2016 Uncategorized

These old black-and-white photos were colorized by artificial intelligence

This is really neat: http://www.theverge.com/2016/4/27/11519272/these-old-black-and-white-photos-were-colorized-by-artificial

April 28, 2016 Uncategorized

Watch “Saudi TV Host Nadine Al-Budair: The Terrorists Emerged from Our Schools and Universities” on YouTube

https://youtu.be/ceGqB4raTZo

April 10, 2016 Uncategorized

Quote from The Beginning of Infinity

As the ancient philosopher Heraclitus remarked, ‘No man ever steps in the same river twice, for it is not the same river and he is not the same man.’ Her-a-clitus?

March 31, 2016 Uncategorized

South Sudan

January 30, 2016 Uncategorized