Twitter / jsupgrades

Twitter / jsupgrades. I used to blog at journalspace.com but eventually settled on wordpress.com. I was going to move some posts from my old JS blog to here but I see they are having problems. That's not the first time they have had problems which is part of why I settled on wordpress.

Goodreads | The Cult of the Amateur: How blogs, MySpace, YouTube….

Goodreads | The Cult of the Amateur: How blogs, MySpace, YouTube, and the rest of today's user-generated media are destroying our economy, our culture, and our values (Paperback) by Andrew Keen - I started reading this yesterday. Keen paints a starkly bleak and dismal picture of internet culture and the decline of civilization. Unfortnately there … Continue reading Goodreads | The Cult of the Amateur: How blogs, MySpace, YouTube….

Sarah Palin video…

YouTube - KTUU 2008 Sarah Palin turkey interview - I guess this was put up on youTube to ridicule or mock Sarah Palin.  I watched though and it just made me like her more; she's a real person, not just some contrived political persona.

top heavy….

Smitty sent me this fable illustrating why the American auto industry is in deep trouble while the Japanese car makers are faring so much better. The premise of the story, top heavy management, seems entirely reasonable to me; although I have no idea whether or not the statistics cited at the end are true or … Continue reading top heavy….