Rethinking your Christmas gift list

I’ll admit it: My family creates gift lists for Christmas.  They’re a guideline, not a mandate.  And they serve a useful purpose.  But there’s a problem, maybe two problems with them. The first problem is that they reduce the surprise factor.  I mean, if the gifts you unwrap are the ones you requested, it’s not…Read more Rethinking your Christmas gift list

Mabye PRISM is a good thing…

News flash: the government is collecting information about your phone calls and emails.  Maybe that’s a good thing. Okay, if you’re a civil libertarian or conspiracy theorist, you should stop reading now and start writing your email explaining why I’m off my rocker.  Otherwise, please read on. I’m not saying this as a politician or…Read more Mabye PRISM is a good thing…

We need a “like” button

In the world of Facebook, you can “like” someone’s picture, update, status, or whatever.  The more people who click on your “like” button, the better you feel about yourself.  But what if we all had a literal “like” button? What if you could just randomly walk through the room and hit people’s “like” button?  Think…Read more We need a “like” button