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Quotations

Truth

The history of our race, and each individual’s experience, are sown thick with evidence that a truth is not hard to kill and that a lie told well is immortal. Mark Twain

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Humor

Salesmanship

A young man from Minnesota moves to Florida and goes to a big “everything under one roof” department store looking for a job. The Manager says, “Do you have any sales experience?” The kid says […]

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Computer

RUM August

Last night I went to my second Ruby Users of Minnesota meeting at the Loring Park Dunn Brothers.  Seems like a nice bunch.  Here’s what I learned about: There was a discussion about using Simply […]

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Computer

Donating those old PCs

You can call it any number of things: “equipment lifecycle”, “asset turnover” or even just “Hey, get rid of the crappy old thing already.”  But the upshot is the same, clearing desk and rack space […]

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Quotations

Metaphor

Without metaphor the handling of general concepts such as culture and civilization becomes impossible. Johan Huizinga