Ubiquitous Linux: It’s Everywhere

Sometimes I’m sitting here, trying to come up with something to write and I’m coming up dry. It’s not because there’s nothing going on with Linux. Quite the contrary. Linux is always moving, changing. It’s hard to believe just how ubiquitous Linux is. It’s literally everywhere. The Obvious Of course, there’s the obvious places you … [Read more…]

YOur a Troll

<RandomInternetGuy> YOur a Troll. <LinuxRants> Uh, it’s “you’re” actually. <RandomInternetGuy> What? <LinuxRants> It’s “You’re a Troll”, not “Your a Troll”. “Your” is the possessive. <RandomInternetGuy2> STOP FEEDING THE TROLL!1!! I get called a Troll quite a lot. And not just Troll either. I’ve been called “useless”, “a puke”, “dead weight”, and many other even less … [Read more…]

Are We Overworked?

First of all, if you’re looking for Linux, this posting isn’t about it. Sorry. Today, I’m feeling overworked, which has very little to do with my operating system of choice. First, a brief little anecdote. This morning my kids drug me out of bed just shy of 9 minutes before my alarm clock was suppose to … [Read more…]

If Linux was a car (Hater’s edition)

Originally posted on October 23, 2011 by Michael Hall on Michael Hall’s Blog. There have been several humorous variations of the “If Linux was a car…” theme, but a recent rant against Linux made me wonder, what would the stereotypical hater’s opinion be on our modern automobiles?  Here is how I imagine it would go: I’m giving up on cars. … [Read more…]