Monthly Archives: October 2013

Too much horsepower

When Nintendo first released the Wii, acclaimed game developer Shigeru Miyamoto — the man who created Mario — famously stated: “Too many powerful consoles can’t coexist. It’s like having only ferocious dinosaurs. They might fight and hasten their own extinction.”

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Battlefield 4: PlayStation 4 vs. Xbox One comparison

Xbox One Vs. PS4: Which Is The Fairest Console Of Them All? http://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2013/10/30/xbox-one-vs-ps4-which-is-the-fairest-console-of-them-all/?partner=yahootix

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Code Dead – The intermission between “Glenda” and “I, The Jury” [Chapter 3, Part 4]

In all this contemplation there is something decidedly different about Mondo that comes about. It’s as if a switch got flicked in her head, and she’s turned all cold-bloodied methodical as well as darkly funny and innuendo-laden about the entire … Continue reading

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Dr. Zimmerman’s TUESDAY TIP: 6 Keys to Effective Delegation

“Delegating work works, provided the one delegating works, too.” Robert Half No matter how good you are, you can’t do everything. For example, you can’t count your hair. You can’t wash your eyes with soap. And you can’t breathe when … Continue reading

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Quotes for the Day

I work at a college as a janitor even though I feel like I’m smarter than most of the people who go there. Sometimes I see an equation written on a blackboard like half an equation and … I just … Continue reading

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Quote for the Day, from Philip K. Dick

There exists, for everyone, a sentence – a series of words – that has the power to destroy you. Another sentence exists, another series of words, that could heal you. If you’re lucky you will get the 2nd, but you … Continue reading

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No Woman, No Drive: Saudi comedian releases musical protest on women driving ban [The Kingdom]

My take on this: 1) Must be a slow news day over at Yahoo … 2) Maybe the protestors should consider this, they’re taking to the streets in protest to … fight for the right to drive a car … … Continue reading

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Code Dead – The intermission between “Glenda” and “I, The Jury” [Chapter 3, Part 3]

There are many ways that Mondo could deal with this unwanted intrusion. She chooses none of them. Instead, she pretends that the Observers are not present in the room. But, she does note something else. In spite of what should … Continue reading

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Boeing Guy-Willys Coupe

Let’s take a look at what a retired sheet metal guy from Boeing Aircraft can do in his spare time. Check this out… a hand-formed all-aluminum Willys Coupe! It ‘s amazing what some people can do with an English rolling … Continue reading

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Intelligence – First Look

INTELLIGENCE is a dramatic thriller starring Josh Holloway as a high-tech intelligence operative enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain. With this implant, Gabriel is the first human ever to be connected directly into the worldwide information grid and … Continue reading

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Europa Report [Blu-ray] (2013)

When unmanned probes suggest that a hidden ocean could exist underneath Europa’s icy surface and may contain single-celled life, Europa Ventures, a privately funded space exploration company, sends six of the best astronauts from around the world to confirm the … Continue reading

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Dr. Zimmerman’s TUESDAY TIP: You can’t afford the luxury of a negative attitude.

Dr. Alan Zimmerman’s Personal Commentary: Think back to when you started a new job at a company.  You were all excited about the job, the company, your products, your services, your customers, and your future.  Your enthusiasm and positive attitude … Continue reading

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Just Sayin’: Girls Rule

Just Sayin’: Girls Rule … And boys are fools … Original Source: http://blog.nastygal.com/

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Code Dead – The intermission between “Glenda” and “I, The Jury” [Chapter 3, Part 2]

Interested in the full range of human faults, foibles, dysfunction, and self-delusion? You could spend your evening re-reading the DSM-IV Manual. You could opt to spend some time with an even more entertaining catalog of idiosyncrasies: Charmer, the latest album … Continue reading

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Opportunity is often missed because it shows up in overalls, looking like work.

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Transient Observers – The dominant Creatures of Code Dead

Transient Observers, or simply TO’s, are the most technologically advanced beings in Creation. They are so advanced that their tech makes them virtually indistinguishable from gods, and they are humans, mere mortals. And there in lays the rub. Salt in … Continue reading

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‘Til Tuesday – Voices Carry

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Dr Zimmerman’s Tuesday Tip: Getting the Attitude that Leads to Success

Nothing can stop the person with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal. Nothing on earth can help the person with the wrong mental attitude. Dr. Alan Zimmerman’s Personal Commentary: You’ve heard the old cliché that says, “Your attitude … Continue reading

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