This is funny
koppie — Thu, 12/13/2012 - 01:14
There's been a fair bit of buzz on a petition to let Texas secede from the Union. The logic is (a) they want to, and (b) the rest of us would be better off without them. It's hilarious nonsense, of course, but let's look at why.
koppie — Thu, 11/08/2012 - 22:50
From the "I can't believe I never posted this" department. I was digging through some old files and found this gem from law school. Warning: These will get a little raunchy. I blame law school.
koppie — Fri, 09/21/2012 - 20:33
"This is Awesome" is back. I canceled it several months ago because it seemed like no one was interested, at least not on Facebook. But I'm still getting 1700+ hits a month on my blog so I guess someone cares what I have to say. I've got funny and cool things to share so I'm sharing them.
koppie — Sat, 05/05/2012 - 03:48
I just read the 500-Mile Email Story for the first time. (It's amazing how many internet memes I've missed.) This story would be funny to anyone, I think, but it's going to be more funny for computer nerds, and I'll tell you why: our hubris. When normal people have computer problems, we can typically fix them in less time that it would take to snort derisively (which we also do). So many of their problems are things we've been advising them against for years, eg. "did you back up your work first? When was the last time you scanned for viruses?
koppie — Tue, 04/03/2012 - 23:11
Every once in a while the world reaches out to you and does something totally unexpected. This is one of those times.
I came home at 2 am last night and found a letter waiting for me. The return ominously said “Hamfield | Davis LLP” but did not include a return address. I opened the envelope and found this treasure: