Three-strikes-and-you're-out & other Escalating Punishments

A comment over on David Thompson's blog got me thinking about escalating punishments for repeat offenders, and I thought I'd share my [slightly-expanded] thoughts here as well.

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Categories: Jurisprudence, Politics
Date: 2014-07-10 03:15:02, 21 days ago

Book Reviews: Freebies from Jonathan Moeller 2/5-4/5

Jonathan Moeller has a few free ebooks that I read a while back, and rather than writing up separate reviews for them all, I'll just put them all in this one post. So, here goes, (in the order I read them):

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Categories: Books, Reviews
Date: 2014-06-18 07:56:17, 43 days ago

Writing Update

Just a quick update on my writing since I haven't posted for a while.

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Categories: Writing
Date: 2014-05-27 03:05:52, 65 days ago

Speaking of the Street Cleanup ...

After I wrote yesterday's blog post/open letter I took a look around at the Street Cleanup. I found one of the best finds I've ever had:

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Categories: Games
Date: 2014-04-30 03:15:02, 92 days ago

Open Letter to Tweed Shire Council Regarding Trash

Dear Sirs,

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Categories: Politics, OpenLetters
Date: 2014-04-29 08:26:50, 93 days ago

Anzac Day

They shall grow not old, as we that are left grow old:
Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn
At the going down of the sun and in the morning,
We will remember them.
Lest We Forget!
--
The Ode of Remembrance - Laurence Binyon
Categories: Heroes
Date: 2014-04-25 08:32:45, 97 days ago

Book Review: Iron Kingdoms Excursions Season One: Volume Two by Larry Correia, William Shick, & Howard Tayler: 4/5 Stars

A review of Iron Kingdoms Excursions Season One: Volume Two by Larry Correia, William Shick, & Howard Tayler

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Categories: Books, Reviews
Date: 2014-04-23 08:38:26, 99 days ago

#uninstallfirefox

I'm stopping using Firefox (and other Mozilla programs like Seamonkey and Thunderbird) over this whole Brendan Eich scuffle, and you should consider it too.

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Categories: Computers, Politics
Date: 2014-04-07 22:38:29, 115 days ago

Harvard Classics Volume 3 - Essays, Censorship, and the Religion of Doctors

Well, this took a while. I blame the Romans. :-)

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Date: 2014-04-03 08:37:50, 119 days ago

Book Review: Wes Parker: Monster Hunter by C.J. Pike: 4/5 Stars

A review of Wes Parker: Monster Hunter by C.J. Pike

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Categories: Books, Reviews
Date: 2014-03-27 08:34:25, 126 days ago