Gongol.com Archives: February 2007
Brian Gongol

February 2, 2007

Computers and the Internet What to do if Quicktime hijacks Flash

Humor and Good News "Polk County Paul" suggests having another beer
He's Iowa's equivalent of that groundhog out East

The United States of America An informal betting line on the Presidential candidates
Most of the declared Presidential candidates have almost zero experience in the private sector

Computers and the Internet Bill Gates's case for Windows Vista
Surprisingly anemic: The 30-second pitch goes something like, "It has a neat interface and it can make DVDs." Related: An overview of OS vulnerability counts.

Water News Proposal would make it harder to build feedlots in Iowa

Graphics Graphic of the day: Applications Here

Business and Finance Metal shortages make pennies, nickels worth more dead than alive
And the shortages make metals theft a booming criminal business

News Truthful reporting beats "fairness" or "balance" any time

Humor and Good News "Terrorism is bad enough without spelling mistakes"

Iowa Someone else will be mayor
Best of luck; the community deserves good leadership

News Some dark predictions about the future of Iraq and its neighbors