Monthly Archives: October 2012

Andy

October 31, 2012

The Ultimate Gallery of Flooded NYC

The Ultimate Gallery of Flooded NYC

We saw it in countless movies- but the reality is grittier and more miserable than any overblown disaster flick. Smudge everywhere- small hills of dead rats- stairs that descent into tunnels full o…

Andy

October 31, 2012

Kindle Fire HD Giveaway

I'd keep it – but maybe let Ron use it while I'm at work.

Kindle Fire HD Giveaway

Enter for a chance to win one of ten prize packages. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Ends 11/4/12. See Official Rules.

Andy

October 30, 2012

Disney buying Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion

Pixar. Muppets. Marvel. And now this.

Disney buying Lucasfilm for $4.05 billion

LOS ANGELES (AP) ΜΆ Disney is paying $4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd.- the production company behind "Star Wars-" from its chairman and founder- George Lucas. The Walt Disney Co. announced the agreement to make the purchase in cash and stock Tuesday.

Andy

October 29, 2012

'Knucklehead' celebrators run amok

You have a Jumbotron down at Civic Center and invite the whole city to watch the game. Are you out of your minds?!

'Knucklehead' celebrators run amok

People celebrating the Giants' World Series win torched a $700-000 Muni bus- flipped cars and burned piles of garbage across San Francisco during an early morning vandalism outburst that left city officials shaking their heads in disgust Monday. The spirit appeared in good shape Monday evening when…

Andy

October 26, 2012

Mitt Romney overruled state agency and rejected new birth certificates for children born to gay pare

'Then-Governor Mitt Romney … rejected the Registry of Vital Records plan and insisted that his top legal staff individually review the circumstances of every birth to same-sex parents. Only after winning approval from Romney's lawyers could hospital officials and town clerks across the state be permitted to cross out by hand the word "father'' on individual birth certificates- and then write in "second parent-'' in ink.'

Mitt Romney overruled state agency and rejected new birth certificates for children born to gay pare

Andy

October 25, 2012

Travis Shrugged: The creepy- dangerous ideology behind Silicon Valley's Cult of Disruption

'The Cult of Disruption: the faddish Silicon Valley concept which essentially boils down to "let us do whatever we want- otherwise we'll bully you on the Internet until you do.'

Travis Shrugged: The creepy- dangerous ideology behind Silicon Valley's Cult of Disruption

"On bad days- I look at our revenue graph." – Travis Kalanick When Uber was forced to shut down its yellow cab hailing service in New York last week- founder Travis Kalanick threw a fit that Pa…

Andy

October 24, 2012

Tent.is Alpha

Tent.io is an application for a decentralized social network. Giving it a whirl. https://andymatic.tent.is/

Tent.is Alpha