Monthly Archives: September 2008

The vote that launched 100,000 blog posts and news stories…

…and I can’t find a single bill number. Well at least without a bit of google-fu. I mean, take a look at Google News and see how many mainstream major media mavens miss mentioning HR 3997. I’m not seeing ABC … Continue reading

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huge fines for irresponsible lenders

Well I can dream, can’t I. Periodic downturns happen in every market, but this cycle is notable for a “credit crunch”. You can point the finger at number of firms and individuals: “Creative accounting” by Fannie, Freddie, and a number … Continue reading

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wtf wordpress?

I write a post, accidentally publish it and then yank it back before anyone notices. Then I schedule it for this morning and it never posts. wtf?

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idiot tagger

Why not tag your name someplace where everyone can urinate on it?

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bashing for dollars

I don’t really talk much about my personal life in my blog, but I’m happy to report that my new “consulting” gig has at least a part of my duties and responsibilities occurring right at the command line. That self-directed … Continue reading

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