I like Adobe Photoshop just as much as the next guy and it is really great when you need to really work with an image, modify the contrast, levels and so on. It works great when you need layers and…

A Frozen Wave

The water froze the instant the wave broke through the ice. That is what it is like in Antarctica where it has had the coldest weather in decades. Water freezes the instant it comes in contact with the air. The…

Peanut Butter and Jelly

First you take the peanuts And you crunch ’em, You crunch ’em First you take the peanuts And you crunch ’em, You crunch ’em For your peanut, peanut butter And jelly Peanut, peanut butter And jelly Then you take the…

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euphuism artificial elegance of language

Starbucks to shut down all stores

I guess Starbucks thinks it is better not to have any coffee rather than having some one elses. Customers hoping for another shot of java at an Austin-area Starbucks Tuesday evening are in for a jolt of a different kind….

The War has Ended

HD DVD and Blu-Ray have been battling to become the pre-eminent format for next-generation DVDs for the last couple of years. Toshiba had its HD DVD format approved by the DVD Forum back in 2004 and the first products hit…

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oppugn to fight against to call in question