Gongol.com Archives: May 2005
Brian Gongol

Socialism Doesn't Work (5.11.2005)
Fidel Doesn't Smoke Cigars Anymore
His idea of "smoking a Cuban" is summary execution of prisoners

Science and Technology (5.11.2005)
Future of Energy
Brief article is critical of ethanol, positive about biomass, and gleeful about solar cells. The biggest problem remains not production but storage -- it's hard to keep energy saved up for any useful period of time. One engineer thinks he can solve the production problem by launching high-altitude wind turbines to capture energy and ship it back via a really long power line.

We All Need a Little Humor (5.11.2005)
Would You Like Fries with That?

Computers and the Internet (5.11.2005)
Phishing Examples
Collected by the Anti-Phishing Working Group. The more people learn to recognize and report these scams, the better.