Tuesday, September 22, 2009

The face of a biker

Yet another avoidable collision. This gentleman was lucky enough to survive his bus vs motorcycle encounter and in this video from the Casper Star Tribune tells the story here:

Friday, September 18, 2009

Target Practice

Get in some practice before the apocalypse with these handy shooting range targets:

Available from Law Enforcement Targets, Inc of course.

Thursday, September 10, 2009

Beethoven's 5th - visually.

Just try to stop watching this...

The Unspoken Truth about Managing (and understanding) Geeks.

I was thinking of writing (again) on this topic just this morning and then one of my colleges forwarded this article to me a few hours later. The link leads to a Computer World article by Jeff Ello who puts the whole problem into some very eloquent words. Much better than I think I could.

The only problem is that the title does not do the article justice. It's not just for those that manage geeks - the article is great for anyone that has to deal with an IT department. It's also super for the upper "C" level executives in any organization. Total read time ~10min.

Saturday, September 05, 2009

Zombies, Zombies, Zombies

Ok - so my son got me hooked on Left 4 Dead. IMO it's enough reason in itself to purchase an Xbox 360 (another story in itself). I've had a history of talking about zombies on this blog in the past and lately the campy movies that were once a guilty pleasure have become a real diversion for me.

I recently finished a really fun novel World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War. And as I mentioned, staying up into the wee hours playing Left 4 Dead

I guess I'm not alone. I think these are great: