Category Archives: Wired

Musings about computers, usually when one has just failed me, and the internet, usually when something has just baffled me.

Who’s Smart, Who’s Thought-Provoked?

“Who’s smart, who’s dumb?” as Ross Perot used to say. Continue reading

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To Be and Not To Be

Maybe it’s a new riff for the Bard. Continue reading

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Dear Sir and/or Hey Bub

They just keep getting smarter. Continue reading

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You Do It

Help-wanted ads, here I come. Continue reading

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What’s Next?

A romp through my spam folder. Continue reading

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Some Power

Was Robert Burns a Flat-Earther, do you suppose? Continue reading

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They’re Ba-a-ack!

Spam: A Many Splendoured Thing. Continue reading

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They Can’t Trick Me

Now if only customers would read the stuff we send them . . . Continue reading

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Paid Already for the Confusion

A conversational partner irritatingly addicted to finishing my sentences. Continue reading

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