The Broadband Divide

Although I haven’t tried GoogleTalk, l I have used MSN Messenger’s similar feature, and Skype’s proprietary VoIP. That said and as cool as it is, other than just talking between ourselves, no “computer based” voice solution passed the “wife test.” Vonage, on the otherhand, provides a “magic box” that you Read more…

MUSIC VIDEO: Tribute

Here’s one of my favorite music videos of all time. For my more sensitive viewers, this one would have an “Explicit Lyrics” tag on the jewel case. TENACIOUS D LYRICS “Tribute” [Spoken] This is the greatest and best song in the world… Tribute. Long time ago me and my brother Read more…

VIDEO: PIT Maneuver

Whenever an alleged perpitrator runs from police there’s always a risk to innocent bystanders. To truncate high-speed chases police have devised what’s called the PIT Maneuver — short for Precision Immobilization Technique. This maneuver places the front of the police cuizer at the rear and to either side of the Read more…

VIDEO, HUMOR: Numa Numa Kid

This is an “oldie but a goodie.” This (poor quality) video clip was my first introduction to Haiducci’s Dragostea Din Tei (that’s the artist and the song for those of you unfamiliar with her work). Just a forewarning: She’s European, and you know how those crazy Euorpeans like to dress Read more…