Small code with powerful results, the occasional opinion … and beer.

31 Aug 2009
Obamacare: Death of a salesman.. but he’ll still be selling.

Ted Kennedy’s passing marks a great loss to America.  And, unfortunately, now it’s time to watch the politics of America overtly abuse his death as a reason that a bad bill should be passed.  All because the Senator’s long-term goal was health care reform. And, of course, the media now furiously broadcasts the personal involvement […]

21 Aug 2009
WeedKiller 1.0.0.4-Alpha released

This has a small bug correction for Weeks as an age metric, and the help file is now launched into the default browser.  This appears to be the final Alpha release. All source code and binaries are now on the SourceForge.net project page.  Please visit that site for further details as the project develops. I’ve […]

11 Aug 2009
WeedKiller 1.0.0.2-Alpha

Weed Killer Manager now has small fixes to the behavior of selected events in the Tester (and their coloring).  I’ve also added a count and size display to the group box header for event selection.  It shows the counts and total bytes for all items in the selected events.  It allows for estimating or measuring […]

06 Aug 2009
Facts are stubborn things… or are you just too stubborn to listen to the facts?

The White House web site recently posted a blog entry on the difficulty the White House is having with rumors and misinformation spreading on the internet about Heath Care Reform efforts.  It’s evidently hindering the effort so much, that the blog entry provided an email address to report misinformation to the White House. What ?!?! […]

04 Aug 2009
WeedKiller 1.0.0.1-Alpha

The original installation for Weed Killer Manager had a missing help file, which has been corrected. See the project page for updated binaries. I am creating a project on SourceForge.net for WeedKiller, which will be available shortly.