Archive for the 'Internet Nonsense' Category

Spin Cycle: Technological Schizophrenia

When it comes to technology, I am Sybil. On the one hand, I bought my first PC in 1986 (remember DOS prompts?), got my first job pimping the glories of the Internet in 1995, encouraged my husband to take a job at Yahoo in 1996 (my mother thought we meant “YooHoo,” the chocolate drink), and […]

Time Well Wasted

I may as well confess:  I have a new Internet obsession.  Behold, my new time-waster: Ever heard of it?  I hadn’t until this morning and now I’ve gone and wasted a whole day on it.  Excellent! It’s basically a place where people list things that they are willing to do for $5 and if something […]