Category Archives: Rants


It is unacceptable to design and impose new laws through closed-door processes that disenfranchise individuals around the world and shut off debate on important issues that will affect all of our futures.

Open Media on Trans Pacific Partnership negotiations


As someone new to websites, I was amused to note that in making updates to what I publish here, there are two entries next to each other, one in red ink. The first entry, the one on the right invites you to “Update”. The second, on the left, outlined in red, says “Move to Trash”. Whoever created this website program must have had a serious sense of humor, because so often the written word goes quickly from Input to Trash–hence the title of this comment–Garbage In/Garbage Out.