I morph into everything wrong with Silicon Valley and the world. It’s actually kind of pleasant.
At some point in 1984, a year of great significance to Orwellians and Van Halen fans, I saw the video for Suicidal Tendencies’ “Institutionalized.” It changed my life. Before that video blasted out of the cathode rays of our boxy Zenith, I loved my parents. After Mike Muir’s growling sermon, I understood for the first […]
When I’m confused, I admit it. And I’m very confused about what Occupy Wall Street (#OWS) hopes to accomplish. I applaud their zeal. In my younger, more idealistic days, I’d be out there myself, loud, unwashed, and certain of my correctness. I applaud their hypocrisy. It takes a special band of jolly roustabouts to decry […]