Rants

Cold and Dark

Posted by on Nov 5, 2011 | 3 comments

Those of you are aren’t fond of my rants should probably tune out now, because this one is going to be a doozy. Still here? Okay, here we go. We just got our power back at around seven last night, after being out for six full days. There was an early snowstorm last Saturday, that dropped about ten inches of wet, heavy snow on our area. Since many of the trees hadn’t even lost their leaves yet, the additional weight of the snow brought down branches and even whole trees. Many neighborhoods looked like war zones afterwards, with trees and power lines all over roads and on...

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Something in the Air

Posted by on May 27, 2011 | 6 comments

Today’s rant is brought to you by the letters C, O, and E, as in, Council of Europe. In a brilliant move (I’m going to point out the sarcasm there, just so you don’t miss it) the Council of Europe released a report earlier this month and a statement today that encourages states in the European Union to limit their wireless emissions. Those of you with a brain are now wondering if there was some study released that suddenly has made wireless something that we should be wary of. The answer is a resounding NO. There has been no study (and there have been lots of them) that at...

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Insulted

Posted by on Apr 15, 2011 | 9 comments

My blog post today is a rant. I hope you’ll excuse me for that. If you’re not into reading my extremely opinionated ravings, feel free to just skip this one. As an additional warning, I come off as quite the rabid feminist; not usually the kind of thing I use this blog as a forum for. I’ve been looking forward to the Game of Thrones series on HBO for months. Today, the New York Times published this review. Hopefully you took a minute to read that, if you haven’t already, otherwise this won’t make much sense. There is one particular paragraph of her thoroughly...

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