Feeling sick? Blame your computer!

Keyboard Korner--the computer-advice column that uses simple, ''jargon-free'' terminology that even an idiot like you can grasp; the column that shows you how to ''take command'' of your personal computer, if necessary by reducing it to tiny smoking shards with a hatchet. (Thanks John!)

Britain for Sale?

Want to buy a largish island off France? Slightly used, with annex. Rains a bit. Trains often late. Nice gardens. Food dubious, but lots of places to drink.


Is the IT industry finally moving away from Microsoft?

We are experiencing a major IT industry shift right now, and if you know where to look you can actually see it as it happens. This shift is all about Microsoft and open source.

Rightful King of England located in Australia (really!)

Meet King Michael I of England.


Neurologist Fred Baughman on "ADHD"

"People have been lied to so often that they can't disabuse themselves of the notion that these so-called diseases are chemical abnormalities of the brain. Psychiatry never has proved that ADHD, let alone depression, anxiety or obsessive-compulsive disorder, even exists. Yet this hasn't stopped doctors from diagnosing them. It simply was decided during the early days of psychopharmacology ? of psychiatric drugs ? that these were nice theories and they were fed to the public as fact." (read more)


Shifting Sands, Life in Arabia with a Saudi Princess


We spent five years in Saudi Arabia and became good friends with the author of the new book: "Shifting Sands, Life in Arabia with a Saudi Princess". If you ever wondered "what it was like over there," why not pick up a copy for yourself?