Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Quote of the Day

Blessed is he who expects nothing, for he shall never be disappointed.
-- Alexander Pope

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Quote of the Day

I don't say that we ought to all misbehave, but we ought to look as if we could.
-- Orson Welles

Monday, April 14, 2014

Quote of the Day

People whose concept of ancient history is the first series of Star Trek may be treated with patience, because it's usually not their fault they were reduced to getting their education from school.
-- Terry Pratchett

Sunday, April 13, 2014

Quote of the Day

He that breaks a thing to find out what it is has left the path of wisdom.
-- J.R.R. Tolkien

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Quote of the Day

A is for awk, which runs like a snail, and
B is for biff, which reads all your mail.
C is for cc, as hackers recall, while
D is for dd, the command that does all.
E is for emacs, which rebinds your keys, and
F is for fsck, which rebuilds your trees.
G is for grep, a clever detective, while
H is for halt, which may seem defective.
I is for indent, which rarely amuses, and
J is for join, which nobody uses.
K is for kill, which makes you the boss, while
L is for lex, which is missing from DOS.
M is for more, from which less was begot, and
N is for nice, which it really is not.
O is for od, which prints out things nice, while
P is for passwd, which reads in strings twice.
Q is for quota, a Berkeley-type fable, and
R is for ranlib, for sorting ar table.
S is for spell, which attempts to belittle, while
T is for true, which does very little.
U is for uniq, which is used after sort, and
V is for vi, which is hard to abort.
W is for whoami, which tells you your name, while
X is, well, X, of dubious fame.
Y is for yes, which makes an impression, and
Z is for zcat, which handles compression.

-- THE ABC'S OF UNIX

Week in Review

- One of These Days
- Quote of the Day
- Fox “News” Anchor Congratulates UConn for Being the “NAACP” Champions
- Mmmm, Floor Tortilla
- Technique?
- MST3K 0106 – The Crawling Hand
- From fiction’s most notorious serial killer…
- MST3K Short – General Hospital 3
- What’s The Frequency, Kenneth?
- Animation Shows How ChileĆ¢€™s Tsunami Took Over the Entire Pacific Ocean

Friday, April 11, 2014

Quote of the Day

Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity.
-- Charles Mingus

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Quote of the Day

Gravity is a habit that is hard to shake off.
-- Terry Pratchett (Small Gods)

Wednesday, April 09, 2014

Quote of the Day

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
-- Albert Einstein

Tuesday, April 08, 2014

Quote of the Day

There is no nonsense so arrant that it cannot be made the creed of the vast majority by adequate government action.
-- Bertrand Russell