Tag: O’Rly

  We have been eBay patrons for many many years, probably almost since it’s inception. But lately, it seems to become more and more of a wild west and less and less of organized trusted marketplace. Check out this latest example of an auction. Could this be an antique sold by resident of last century?… Read More



A friend, who shall remain nameless, has asked me if this was a “geeky” blog that she should stay away from due to it’s inaccessibility to the normal folk, presumably. What makes a blog Geeky? I probably won’t post here the secrets of memory management optimizations in Java, or the intricacies of CPU Profilers. But,… Read More



You really should subscribe, to avoid unpleasant situation that CNN ended up in. Today they finally discovered and broadcast a Video that my readers saw a week ago. adir1.com — Your best source for early and relevant news! Well, except for natural disasters, political debate and other such depressing things that I will avoid reporting… Read More



I guess I am just in a Happy Friday mood, so when I came across this golden oldie, while cleaning the over 2000 unread emails from my mailbox, I decided it warrants a post. Enjoy! I¬†cdnuolt blveiee taht I cluod aulaclty uesdnatnrd waht I was rdgnieg! The phaonmneal pweor of the hmuan mnid Aoccdrnig to… Read More



I decided to give Prosper.com a try about a month ago (read my original thoughts on that), and today came across an interesting listing from our brave soldier currently deployed. I do hope, for his sake, that the listing’s photo is real and of his own financial accounts. However, the most interesting thing must be… Read More