HeraldNet: 1,652 filmed running lights

HeraldNet: 1,652 filmed running lights This intersection seems to spawn recklessness. To be fair the ticketed, this light is poorly timed; I can think of several times that, in low/medium traffic I’ve needed to wait several cycles to get through the light. Not that it excuses running the light, but frustration increases the likelihood. I Read More …

Our Family Hostage Crisis – New York Times

Our Family Hostage Crisis – New York Times: “Our Family Hostage Crisis” It’s stories like this that make me a fervent believer in critical importance of open, transparent government. The leaders of Iran believe that they are exempt from scrutiny, that they are accountable to no-one. On only one point do I disagree with Professor Read More …

Facebook and MySpace are like chalk ‘n’ cheese

Facebook and MySpace are like chalk ‘n’ cheese   Steve O’Hear does an excellent job of breaking down the differences between the two popular sites. He really brings out the somewhat subtle differences (at least the MSM hasn’t caught them yet). After reading this, I’m breaking down and looking into Facebook.