Monthly Archives: April 2013

Tech: Scary – The Future of Heart Surgery

After you download and 3-D-print that new liver for yourself, here’s where to go to get it installed for cheap. Of course, you might also have it done by remote robotic surgery. But I regress…. [via Gnat] == PT, iPaddict … Continue reading

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Tech: Science fiction tech…

As software moved retail online, I said: “Buy stock in UPS and FedEx!” Now I say: “Buy a 3-D printer!” Before ground delivery becomes obsolete. You’ll buy something (online, natch!), and after you pay for it you will download and … Continue reading

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Doggie Diaper Daily

While moving a newspaper (donated by a neighbor to my nearly paperless home) I got sucked into this article. (The paper was meant to accommodate our geriatric dog.) I hadn’t thought of iPods as obsolescent. But really: As some futurist … Continue reading

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Egghead Humor: Whattayagonnado–I laughed!

FYI, On an iPad, just select “onomatopoeia” (below) to get a definition…. == Ed Zachary Begin forwarded message: From: “Wordsmith” Date: April 27, 2013 8:46:50 PM EDT Subject: AWADmail Issue 565 Email of the Week (Brought to you by One … Continue reading

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Social Policy: Who’s to Blame? What to do?

An epal sent me this link and a copy of an Angry Letter To The Editor (ALTTE) of the Newtown Bee. http://goo.gl/N3WEx Which makes me think…. Umm, let me see if I’ve got this right: Congress Bad! President Bad! Supreme … Continue reading

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Humor: All right, “brake fluid” got me.

[via “Stopless Dancer” JimT] Begin forwarded message: I tried to catch some Fog. I mist. When chemists die, they barium. Jokes about German sausage are the wurst. A soldier who survived mustard gas and pepper spray is now a seasoned … Continue reading

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Tech: You can run…

…but you can’t hide. Two obvious lessons here: 1. Make all gas stations “cash only,” allatime. 2. Give everybody an iPhone. [JK, of course] [… >Carjack victim recounts his harrowing night – Boston.com The brothers took off. The clerk, after … Continue reading

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