Archive for January, 2007

Regulation vs Legislation

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

Last week, the president signed an executive order that changes the way that regulations are made. The order establishes a new standard for creating regulations: the agency must show that the market has failed to correct the problem. Most consumer advocates are upset by the move which will make it harder to regulate business that […]

Memo to the world…

Tuesday, January 30th, 2007

A memo to the world… I don’t care about your hierarchical BS.  I know that hierarchy seems to be important to people because we have kept it around from the time we roamed as east African plains apes (h/t Brad DeLong) to today’s corporations, but frankly, I don’t care.  The fact that a person occupies […]

Tempting fate

Monday, January 29th, 2007

So, I’m going to tempt fate here and follow up on a post I made a few weeks ago. Last week, I received the replacement tank for my acid neutralizer. It didn’t look quite like the same tank I had, so I emailed the company. Turns out they had upgraded the tank to the slightly […]


Monday, January 29th, 2007

Last week, I was having a discussion with someone who mentioned that a mutual acquaintance is an INTJ. I think she knew that I was familiar with Myers-Briggs, but regardless, it was one of the most helpful remarks she could have made. I’ve been interested in Myers-Briggs for quite some time. I find it to […]


Wednesday, January 24th, 2007

It’s been a while since I’ve written anything, mostly because, for the first time in 5+ years, I’ve gotten somewhat addicted to a video game. Some friends are leaving for CA soon and they were giving away things they didn’t want to bring. This included a handful of games. I grabbed “Neverwinter Nights” since I […]

Cheese sausages

Tuesday, January 16th, 2007

A few weeks ago, I was talking to some folks at lunch and mentioned that I had a recipe for cheese sausages.  I meant to give it to them, but never wrote it up.  Since others might find it interesting… For the record, I got the recipe from “Classic Home Cooking” which is a great […]

Yellowstone 3

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

Hicks and Gillett fell out about managers too; Hicks began the courting of Jrgen Klinsmann in late 2007, something he cheap nfl jerseys revealed in January 2008 to the horror of many pro Rafael Benitez fans. In what now looks like a PR driven decision, Hicks then fell four square behind everything Benitez did for […]

Yellowstone 2

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

Top of pageIntroductionGlaucoma is an optic neuropathy characterized by selective and progressive injury to the retinal ganglion cells, leading to loss of the retinal nerve fiber layer (RNFL). The advent of optical coherence tomography (OCT) has allowed quantitative evaluation of RNFL thickness. Circumpapillary RNFL (CpRNFL) measurement using OCT is a widely accepted clinical technique for […]

Yellowstone 1

Thursday, January 11th, 2007

Journeys has done an especially effective job capturing thousands of customer email addresses and using them in compelling marketing campaign. Journeys direct costs were up 20% on top of a 40% increase last year helped by this, the drop Wholesale Jerseys of a new mini catalog and increased online advertising. Finally directly was a […]


Thursday, January 11th, 2007

Unlike regular leeches that just kind of hang off your body like horrible ornaments, the T. rex leech prefers to feed from mucous membranes, rather than your skin. That means the soft tissue all up inside you. Places like the inside of your nose, behind your eyes, up your ass . all the places you’re […]