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Monthly Archive for June, 2006

Bringing Malt Liquor into the Club

The bouncer was a nice enough guy, but he did question our taste in beverages. More of a mocking disbelief, really. That being said, all strip clubs ought to be BYOB. How else could you bring malt liquor into a club?

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McDonalds Cashiers Lack Training

When presented with a coupon, most McDonalds cashiers require a manager’s assistance to complete the transaction. This indicates a lack of thorough register training or a non-intuitive user interface, but definitely a disconnect between the franchises and the boardroom.

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ZDnet reported that a set of F5 Networks’ BIG-IP load balancers are handling the official World Cup website. Despite this, F5 shares (NASDAQ: FFIV) are down $10 from last month. SBS is hosting the web site from their headquarters in Sydney. The setup is 3-4 Sun Fire V240 servers, load balanced by a BIG-IP. Sun […]

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The FairTax Act is proposed legislation that would eliminate the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and do away with all income taxes and payroll taxes. Instead, a national sales tax would finance the government.

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