Local Company Leaks Personal Information on 3,000+ People to Mail List

Admit it, at some point in time you’ve inadvertently sent an email to the wrong person, but what happens when it’s a company that you trust that sent the email to the wrong person… actually over 3,000 persons? That would be embarrassing. What if that email contained an attachment with the company’s email list? That would be a bad thing…

Proof that Mac OS is going mainstream: Some Leopard upgraders see 'blue screen of death'

A significant number of Mac owners upgrading to Leopard on Friday reported that after installing the new operating system, their machines locked up, showing only an interminable — and very Windows-like — “blue screen of death.” Then again, can Mac really be called an OS anymore? Isn’t the OS that Mac runs on BSD Unix? Doesn’t that just make them…

Then End of the World: How it all begins

I’ve debated whether or not I should write this post, in part because many of the sources I’ll list are religious in nature, and I’m trying to keep my posts as "factual" as possible (complete with citations and what not). Even moreso because I’ve been getting strong "feelings" about this topic that seem to grow upon one another… How it…

Prius Limo

What if you want the form and function of a Toyota Prius, but you need a few more seats? That was exactly the situation that my wife and I found ourselves in: needing seating for six (6) without giving up fuel efficiency. Our solution netted us a newer mini-van (a 2007 Chevy Uplander) that’s averaging 20.6 (combined) MPG presently. Not…

Funny Quotes of the Day

“Eschew Obfuscation” — unknown “Why use a big word when a diminutive one will suffice?” — unknown “‘With great power comes great responsibility’ that’s the catch-phrase of old Uncle Ben. If you missed it don’t worry, they’ll say the line again and again and again. [ … ] Sling us a web, you’re the Spider Man…” — Weird Al Yankovic,…

Syracuse, Utah Referendum 1 Debate

Last night (10/18/2007) a public debate on the issue of Syracuse City’s form of government was held in the Syracuse High Auditorium (665 South 2000 West, Syracuse, Utah, 84075). Most in attendance wanted to pose questions to persons on both sides, others came to become informed about the City Council’s change. My family and I came because we felt it…

How the Resin Shed is Poised to Become the Ultimate Green Outdoor Shed

Resin sheds — attractive, customizable, and extremely durable — are the sheds of the future! Built with entirely recyclable poly-resin and quality steel, resin sheds may just be some of the greenest sheds available. Resin sheds combine the best features of traditional wood, metal, and vinyl sheds to create the ultimate outdoor shed. Resin sheds aren’t what you’re thinking, they’re…

Odd Utah Laws: Utah Code Title 47 Chapter 01 Brothels

Prostitution is illegal in Utah, no real argument there… but here’s the way the law reads regarding brothels… the “furniture, fixtures and musical instruments therein .. are declared a nuisance” too… 47-1-1. Declared a nuisance — Abatement.     Whoever shall erect, establish, maintain, use, own or lease any building, structure or place, for the purpose of lewdness, assignation or prostitution is…