Blog Posts

  • Thanks for proving my point, CNN

    Well, CNN just went ahead and proved my point from my last post. The same day I wrote that post, they ran an article with the title of “Why Obama doesn’t dare become the ‘angry black man’”. It’s a pretty terrible article in general, but that title just makes it that much worse. You stay […]

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  • Is it dead yet?

    I honestly wish people would stop posting these articles that have linkbait titles like “Is X dead?” or “Why X has jumped the shark”. It’s really just an attempt to get people to read these posts that have relatively little content, but which have a weak argument that boils down to the author not being […]

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  • Tip: Quick Japanese-English lookup

    I’m still trying to figure out what to write about, but in the meantime, I wanted to get this tip in. I’ve got two tips here for people who want a quick way to translate between Japanese and English. Both of these use the Jim Breen dictionary in some form, for what it’s worth. The […]

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  • On technology

    Over the past month or so, I’ve come to several conclusions about the products I buy and use. I actually started thinking about it when a coworker mentioned the fact that I own a Zune and a Droid and remarked, “You have a Zune and a Droid? You really don’t like Apple, do you?” It’s […]

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  • Back to it!

    Hey there! Welcome to the second version of my site. The first one was a fun little project, but I realized I wanted to make this page a little more dynamic – and here we are. I’m going to be using this space mostly to talk about technical things: gadgets I use, tips and tricks […]

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