tue 03 apr 01
buy mo... no, i can't say it. visit the bovine bazaar.
reuters: bush wants to drill the arctic for oil, when we've got an overage of natural gas *right now*?!! a texas longhorn in a china shop ... (groan) ...
santa fe new mexican: we have the dubious distinction of having the country's most expensive potholes.
chronicle of higher ed: volcanology is risky business.
the guardian: the great divide. if you read nothing else here today, read this. "... to bad to be true."
okay chris, here's a *big* sunset for you ... though my hand-stitching isn't so hot. oh, and i got a slow-motion daffy before it ran away ...
cnn: san diego council bans the word 'minority'. equal time! equal time! now that caucs are a minority, why the tender sensibilities? gonna arrest someone in the majority for using *that* word? puh-leeeez.
zope: zeo released for zope 2.3.1.
can't seem to reach etp.com or weblogs.com sites but intermittently. [cancel, view source, read.] and the hourly weblogs.com aggregator seems to not work at all ...
great stuff at metascene ... 'hemingway lacked "courage" ...'
linus torvalds on kernel development.
geeknews: phpnuke 5 beta. if you've got the server space to spare, go on over and help debug it.
dpreview: fuji finepix 6800z. '6 megapixel.' nice, but needs a much better lens ...
time: is it any wonder the chinese are sore? every once in a while, the mainstream press comes through with some good old down-home commonsense reporting. exactly my sentiments.thanks, booknotes.
nytimes: fashion week in paris. ah, france.
nytimes: manufacturers falling short in labelling ingredients. if you're an allergic individual, this is important.
nytimes: negative gravity tacitly confirmed by photos.
reuters: an evil stepmother.
reuters: tomb of pharaoh's wife discovered at oasis.
cnn: sun sets off huge flare. watch the skies tonight ... more aurora action, maybe.
uh-oh. it's the beginning of 'spring fever' time again. the clumsies are taking full effect; just dropped and broke not one, but two items. hide your expensive china ...
lingua franca: invitation to a beheading. hmmm. don't underestimate the grandson of jonathan edwards ... many made that mistake.
usnews: high tech, old papyrus.
inside: radio-free virgin. forget madonna.
bbc: two down, one being repaired. chinese buddha restoration.
webref: third item down, 'pullrss', an rss-to-html converter.
freenet. freedom of information, anonymously.
united states pacific command report on the chinese/american inflight incident.
slashdot: the dmca vs. the small developer.
be running out of cash, cuts 25% of workforce. look for dozens more pre-eulogies on the coming deathmarch ... unless they find a generous angel ...
macnn: vicomsoft ftp client moves up a notch. currently my workhorse ftp on mac.
kuro5hin: which graphical email client for linux? one man's search for recommends ...
geeknews: copy protection on hardware ... shot down. or, at least no uniform standard.
freshmeat: psycopg, postgresql/python adapter, with zope adapter as well.
'... and miles to go before i sleep ...' sounds like a theme for today.