Monthly Archives: February 2009

My Brilliance Astounds Even Me Sometimes

On my drive home I listened to a radio program about the "contract" between advertisers and the people they're attempting to persuade.  This is the contract that advertisers ignore at their peril and it's nature makes highway billboards, theatre commercials, … Continue reading

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Economic Protectionism

Obama is coming up to visit Canada today and of course one of the big topics of conversation will be trade.  So I wanted to voice a few thoughts on the matter. During the primaries there was a short stint … Continue reading

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How to do a Marketing E-Mail RIGHT!

It's a good thing my spam folder didn't suck this one up.  Normally it rivals the mythical hooker who can suck a golf-ball through a garden hose.   From: noreply@news.woot.com Subject: For Woot Friends ONLY! Date: February 18, 2009 9:17:02 … Continue reading

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Alternatives to Suing Torrent Sites

For those of you who give a crap about such things, Pirate Bay is being sued… again. I know you're expecting a long rant about copyright infringement, but that's not what you're going to get today, instead I'm going to … Continue reading

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(Republican) Change I Could Believe In…

I've been pondering an article for a while.  Basically the current political climate makes it pretty necessary for the Republican party to do a bit of revising on it's image.  If Obama overspends to insanely and America is still balls-deep … Continue reading

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Personal Update – Gremlin Extermination Edition

As per usual when I've had a distinct lack of posting I usually start things off with a fumbling excuse of how life got in the way.  My friends know this for what it is (lack of enthusiasm/motivation to actually … Continue reading

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