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Comment on: Scientists find an âEarth twin,â or maybe a cousin - Science - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/18/2014 09:44:28 EDT
It is our destiny to invade then subjugate any life forms that exist there.
Comment on: Data-driven pop-up bus service to launch in Boston - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/11/2014 07:15:08 EDT
This service would draw from Uber more than the T.
Comment on: Pushing back the silence: a new technology, and the battle to save old recordings - Arts - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/06/2014 10:12:18 EDT
Chuckochs you're absolutely correct. I've used food dehydrators to "bake" unplayable reels of tape to get one final pass out of them. I regard analog vinyl to be the most reliable and longest more »
Posted 04/06/2014 09:57:57 EDT
So is there some way to retrieve the audio from my 1990's era DAT tapes? Talk about flawed technology.
Comment on: Swampscott truck driver charged in connection with fatal bicycle crash in Charlestown, Boston police say - Metro - The Boston Globe
Posted 04/05/2014 07:24:38 EDT
Death before inconvenience.
Comment on: âNoahâ part of a flood of Bible-themed films - Movies - The Boston Globe
Posted 03/30/2014 10:08:45 EDT
God and Hollywood are inextricably linked. Notice how "Frozen" portended the coldest winter in memory. And this, the weekend "Noah" opens, my sump pump is going off every 2 minutes.
Comment on: Democrats compare Walker investigation to Christie - Nation - The Boston Globe
Posted 02/21/2014 09:56:26 EST
Guilty as charged
Comment on: Quincy taking the path to bicycle safety - South - The Boston Globe
Posted 02/09/2014 03:55:35 EST
The usual surge of venomous anti-bike comments failing to materialize here instills hope that coexistence is possible.
Comment on: Paper mills find new ways to hang on in the digital era - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 02/09/2014 03:31:22 EST
Hopefully US paper mills will soon be processing hemp products, far more environmentally sustainable.
Comment on: Sorry, but Massachusetts drivers arenât the worst - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 12/24/2013 09:06:29 EST
Boston driver since the 70's. The training served me well driving around the 8 lane rotary circling the Arc de Triomphe.
Comment on: Boston Olympic dreams an economic illusion - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 11/16/2013 10:09:23 EST
"nothing like diversions of games to keep the citizenry occupied. ".. our existing sports franchises are keeping our citizenry plenty occupied already. I recall a parade a couple of weekends a more »
Comment on: Tea Partyâs shutdown tactics pose new challenges for Republicans of all stripes - Nation - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/18/2013 09:07:28 EDT
"Mitch McConnellâs Shutdown Hurts Kentucky, Creates Disastrous Political Consequences for Himself" of course the shutdown hurt Kentucky disproportionately. The Red Welfare states that feed more »
Comment on: Red Sox run could overshadow mayoral race - Metro - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/18/2013 08:56:55 EDT
Entertainment / Sports displacing pressing issues that require attention from citizens of a democracy? Shocking.
Comment on: Ex-US Rep. Gabby Giffords attends N.Y. gun show - Nation - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/14/2013 11:22:41 EDT
CEdward I agree the press is often complicit in perpetuating massacres by sensationalizing the horrific act of a nut job. I would rather not learn the name or see the face of those that commit atro more »
Posted 10/14/2013 02:31:45 EDT
Anyone who would boo Gabrielle Giffords to her face should be under constant surveillance because they likely harbor violent criminal tendencies. After what she went through, no one in their right more »
Comment on: Marblehead set to join towns banning e-cigarettes as popularity grows among youth - North - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/10/2013 12:03:02 EDT
How about people who light up old fashioned tobacco cigarettes? Wearing the same sign?
Comment on: Why you canât stop checking your phone - Ideas - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/07/2013 07:19:59 EDT
After Self Driving cars are perfected in about 20 years I predict high insurance premiums for anyone who tries to drive manually. It seems inevitable that our control of automobiles must be remove more »
Comment on: Car-free housing in Boston would create more problems than solved - Opinion - The Boston Globe
Posted 10/01/2013 10:05:41 EDT
Seems if you require a parking space, you could always opt to NOT move into car free housing. As it stands now, most housing in Boston does not come with a parking space (I'm thinking Allston, Br more »
Comment on: Car-free development in Boston hampered by 70s housing regulations - Boston.com
Posted 10/01/2013 09:58:56 EDT
Why then do some motorists direct so much hate toward bicyclists? If every cyclist took a car instead, the roads would be that much more clogged.
Comment on: Long-forgotten bicycling pioneer who broke race and gender barriers honored - Boston.com
Posted 09/30/2013 09:19:13 EDT
Thank you for this wonderful story. Long live Kittie Knox !
Comment on: Smartphone wars; Apple beats Android -- again - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 09/26/2013 10:12:05 EDT
I've found 4G speeds vary from tower to tower, but is potentially incredibly fast. Once I was uploading to an FTP site using a 4G connection at 1.5 MB/sec, it's usually 1/3 that speed on my home FI more »
Comment on: New developments changing the landscape in Melrose - North - The Boston Globe
Posted 09/26/2013 09:52:57 EDT
Damn. The secret's out.
Comment on: As fake online reviews proliferate, fraud detection efforts grow - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 09/25/2013 12:49:35 EDT
We use trip advisor a lot, and generally the reviews are dead on. Pvalen is right - if we're weighing someone's review, it's easy to see what else they've reviewed to tell if they're genuine revie more »
Comment on: Bicycling the Dutch Way - Boston.com
Posted 09/22/2013 09:56:48 EDT
When I was walking in Amsterdam I only had to stray into the bicycle lane once to learn never to do that again. Here in the USA we know to look both ways before venturing into a road used by car more »
Comment on: Time for a smartwatch - Business - The Boston Globe
Posted 09/02/2013 12:17:19 EDT
Apple famously didn't use focus groups. Ask consumers "whether they'd want" something, they don't really know yet.