Neighborly confrontation

I had a run-in yesterday with the neighbor formerly known as "motorcycle guy" (“asshole motorcycle guy” when Elizabeth’s not around).  I had just gotten back from a customer's office when I get a knock on the door.  It's "asshole motorcycle guy" saying "Can we talk a minute?  I know you've got a problem with me."  …

Decent breakfast place?

Calling all breakfast eaters: Does anyone know of a decent place for breakfast near Nashville's (BNA) airport? My sister is passing through town next weekend and wants to have breakfast with Elizabeth (everyone else is secondary). We have a short time frame (2 or 3 hours) for breakfast before her flight leaves. The only breakfast …

Online backup

I'm trying out this online backup system called, Nordic Backup.  So far, so good.  Click here to try it free yourself for 30 days.

Cool feature just discovered on Google Translate

I got an error in a program that was in some foreign language I didn't even recognize, let alone understand.  I went to translate.google.com and typed in one of the words and chose "Detect language" in the "Translate from.." box.  It told me that word was Danish.  Look here:  http://translate.google.com/#sv|en|bogstaver. Amazing!  I thought so, anyway. …

How to rob a bank

The answer is:  Own one.  Relax, law enforcement people, it's not a real how-to.  Part two is here. For instructions on how to really rob a bank, go here.

Selling insurance

I got a call today about a job with American Income.  They said they found my résumé on Careerbuilder.  When I get emails like that, I instantly recognize them and mark them as spam and block them from sending me anymore.  But getting a phone call is apparently more effective on me. I agreed to an …