Author Archives: creede

OWS, Non-Violence And A Confession

This is something of an “ignosce mihi quia peccavi” moment, so please bear with me. When I first chose the Twitter handle “@Socialism4USA” I knew I was painting a target on the back of my T-shirt. There are a lot … Continue reading

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Remember, remember the 5th of November

One of the reasons I started this blog was to express thoughts that wouldn’t fit comfortably into 140 characters. For instance, this little quatrain about National Move Your Money day, the deadline before which Occupy Wall Street urges all of … Continue reading

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Steve Jobs and Occupy Wall Street

I’m not a Machead. Never have been. I think they’re cool and for a couple of years I made my living writing programs for them, but I could never justify the price to buy one. No matter how cool it … Continue reading

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Your iPhone Is Hurting America

Not that I blame you. It’s not like you’re setting out to hurt America or anything. You just want to make phone calls and maybe play a few rounds of Plants vs. Zombies. I understand. But consider that every single … Continue reading

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Be Careful What You Wish For

We Americans are conditioned to be consumers. It’s drilled into us almost from the time we’re born. We grow up thinking those kids on TV are having fun with the toy of the moment. As we grow older we are … Continue reading

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Thoughts On The Rally To Restore Sanity And/Or Fear

First, I would like to say that the Rally To Restore Sanity and/or Fear was awesome just from an entertainment point of view. Who knew that Ozzie “Crazy Train” Osborne and Yusuf “Peace Train” Islam would get on so well … Continue reading

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Garbage In, Garbage Out

Any computer programmer will be familiar with the phrase “garbage in, garbage out.” It’s nerd shorthand for “no matter how good your program is, the results it gives you are only as good as the data you put into it.” … Continue reading

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