Best of Release

So it’s 9:30-ish on Wednesday night, and my TV is off, because instead of Day Break, ABC is running repeats of the George Lopez show. As if that crap gets funnier with age, like Mad Dog or Night Train. It seems that the dentally-disadvantaged inbreds used to determine the Nielsen ratings stopped watching the show […]

{ 9 comments }

In the wake of the elections it is now apparent that, even insulated from any potential electoral consequences, the outgoing Senate majority – of the President’s own party – will not even give him the courtesy of an up-or-down floor vote on John Bolton, the President’s nominee for U.N. Ambassador. This has more to do […]

{ 0 comments }

Torture works. Thanks to ABC correspondent Brian Ross, we know that several high-level Al Qaeda members in U.S. custody broke down under expert interrogation – some lasting for mere seconds, none more than just over two minutes. In the process, they gave up valuable information leading to the arrest of several operative and the foiling […]

{ 2 comments }

I got my Florida Bar News yesterday and while flipping through it this morning I have discovered that the Bar’s Board of Governors has voted to condemn the practice of viewing metadata in electronic files even though it does not fully understand exactly what that means. If you’re unfamiliar with metadata, you are not alone. […]

{ 0 comments }

First we hit some clubs down in Ybor City, finally ending up in a champagne-soaked, half-naked orgy of New Year festivities where we caroused until the sun came up. Wait, that’s not what happened. For reasons that will be obvious to even the most casual readers of this site, we all celebrated the arrival of […]

{ 0 comments }

Tom points to the debate between Jeff Harrell and Derek Powazek about taking pictures in public places where they are supposedly prohibited.

{ 10 comments }

So let’s say I drive up to a McDonald’s drive-through window with my son. The boy, who is two and a half, typically ges the kid’s meal. Being two and a half, he pretty much eats anything in nugget form, and disdains foods not available as nuggets (unless they serve as a vehicle for ketchup […]

{ 2 comments }