Archive for March, 2008

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-31

Welcome to DebtLand Australia. Watch ABC TV tonight at 8:30pm. "Mortgages doled out to people on disability support pensions; loans to…" # "…refugees with no English and no jobs that leave their families with next to nothing to live on, home loans so large they push…" # "…borrowers below the poverty line…" "As many as […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-30

@SilkCharm Find MX in MelbIT admin interface to change them? Don’t know. But if you only need to see what they are http://dnsstuff.com/ # The UN budget is smaller than that of the Tokyo fire department and the UN has been close to bankruptcy many times because of US arrears. # @dekrazee1 You should be […]

“War on Terrorism”

This material is quoted directly from the Empire section of the website of the Global Policy Foundation http://www.globalpolicy.org/empire/terrorwar/index.htm “After the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the Bush administration declared a worldwide “war on terror”, involving open and covert military operations, new security legislation, efforts to block the financing of terrorism, and more. Washington called […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-29

@jjprojects Sounds cool, as long as you keep the headlights and running lights off for the hour! 😉 # Apple Software Update on Windows (installed with iTunes for my iPod) has just offered me Safari browser (claiming to be fastest) I will take # Earth Hour: Goofy idea. Turning out our lights for 1 hr […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-28

@exwebjunkie With that nickname, I just had to follow you, plus the Mt Gay Rum avatar, they sponsor our summer yacht racing in Sydney! # @sioksiok Curious to know how does that Babelfish translation of the Facebook tagline rate on a scale from absurdity to accuracy? # @sioksiok I found this, & thought you, @Christinelu […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-26

@aDB When indeed? I reckon 12, that’s when I was able to read books by authors like Heinlein, P K Dick, Herbert and ‘grok’ concepts, themes. # Going to the Cruising Yacht Club of Australia Audi sponsored launch party for the 2008 winter racing season. Will try not drool on the TTs. # Powered by […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-25

@andrewsayer My feet are bare, but if I was wearing socks right now they would be my orange socks. # Have Cheney, Bush and co. read Sun Tzu’s ‘The Art of War’ ? "There is no instance of a country having benefited from prolonged warfare." # @ijustine Congratulations on 10,000 followers, that’s a very round […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-24

“the ‘science’ of central banking is nothing more than claptrap, and Mr. Greenspan is a scalawag.” – Bill Bonner, The Daily Reckoning # Who’s tried using a steam arm from an espresso machine to cook eggs? I read “it’s lightning fast and the eggs turn out fluffy and yummy”. # @pureCaffeine Hey dude, got a […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-24

"the ‘science’ of central banking is nothing more than claptrap, and Mr. Greenspan is a scalawag." – Bill Bonner, The Daily Reckoning # Who’s tried using a steam arm from an espresso machine to cook eggs? I read "it’s lightning fast and the eggs turn out fluffy and yummy". # @pureCaffeine Hey dude, got a […]

Twitter Updates for 2008-03-23

Authentic beings are known not by the ability to perform heroic deeds but in their quiet refusals; they cannot be compelled to be otherwise. # @funkycoda I’m the third confirmed guest, cool! I will be there on Saturday 5th. @aDB already gave me the dates last week. # Just hit binary 9, with 1,001 updates. […]