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March 15, 2012

Café Dépôt and Montreal service in general.

I went to Café Dépôt. You can’t blame me. I’d been translating sales pitches for three days straight and I could hardly open my mouth without “Opportunity” “Relational” or “Personalised” coming out. I needed coffee, and I needed to get back to work right quick. Now the coffee at Café Dépôt isn’t great. OK, I […]

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March 8, 2012

Screw you, Microsoft.

And Apple, and all you corporations who think you have a right to decide what happens when on my computer. MY COMPUTER! Mine. As in it’s mine, not yours, and I get to decide what’s installed, when it’s installed, and if it’s installed on my computer. Or iPhone. Or iPod, tablet, toaster oven, fridge, TV, etc. […]

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February 28, 2012

More school problems

Now that it’s been a day and I’ve calmed down a bit, I can talk about it. After all the discussions and heart to heart talks and promises of things to come being different, Angelica lied to me about school again. Far from doing well, as she claimed, she hasn’t been handing in assignments and […]

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February 14, 2012

RAID is not a magic bullet… but…

So we had this web server with a dinky local company, Netelligent. Last week it stopped responding to Remote Desktop access, so I asked them to look into it. The technician came back to say that it was inoperative about an hour later even though it was still serving web pages, and running FTP, and […]

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January 10, 2012

Plus Sizes

I was going to post this on Becky Cavanagh’s Facebook link, but I think my verbose opinion belongs more properly here. It was in response to this article: Plus size bodies – What is wrong with them anyway? What’s wrong with them? They are fat. Here’s the thing, as I see it. In the late […]

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