How to Make a New Year’s Resolution That Will Stick

I just saw on a news report that the top New Year’s resolutions are:

  1. Spend less money
  2. Lose weight
  3. Stop smoking
  4. Exercise
  5. Stop making New Year’s resolutions

And over 60% voted to “Stop making New Year’s resolutions.”

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Awww, Iz Dat Yor Iddy Biddy Doggie?

“Damn, damn, damn, damn, damn, damn, DAMN.”

I was in a BAD mood. Really bad. It was one of those things that just hooks onto your mind; a bait that’s almost impossible to remove. My teeth were grinding against each other; the muscles of my maw were clenched tightly in a twisted mass.

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If you’re Reading This Page, You’re Already Living a Nightmare

Does this bother you as much as it bothers me?

I’m sitting here, using Netscape Navigator to check out a web site. All of a sudden, I’m slapped with a big ole’ “Best Viewed with Internet Explorer” message across my face.

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It’s The End of the World as We Know It, And I Feel Fine

“I’ve seen how fragile so many software systems are—how one bug can bring them down.”

Scott Olmsted uttered this line to Wired reporter Kevin Poulsen in the same breath he used to tell him that he was just about to buy his first gun.

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