Daily Archives: October 8, 2002

Bail Given to One of Six Men in Buffalo Terror Cas…

Bail Given to One of Six Men in Buffalo Terror Case

Nice to see that this is being taken seriously.

In granting $600,000 bond to Sahim Alwan, Magistrate H. Kenneth Schroeder Jr. said that Alwan had “disavowed any continued activity in al-Qaida” and had tried to extricate himself.

Now, wait a minute. Is he saying that he used to be in al-Q, but now he’s left? Well, then, he should be free to go!

Gartner Predicts: Return to Distributed Systems …

Gartner Predicts: Return to Distributed Systems

Thomason Predicts: IT people will keep predicting a return to distributed systems on the premise that eventually there will be some sort of return and then they’ll look like geniuses to everyone with long-term memory loss.

Extinction Risk for 1 in 3 Primates, Study Says …

Extinction Risk for 1 in 3 Primates, Study Says

Well, primate species. Most primates belong to species that aren’t in any danger of extinction anytime soon. Humans, for example.

And now, Daily Affirmations with Scott McNealy: …

And now, Daily Affirmations with Scott McNealy:

Sun CEO: We’re “good enough” – Tech News – CNET.com

Newsday.com – Farrakhan Criticizes Bush on Iraq …

Newsday.com – Farrakhan Criticizes Bush on Iraq

Boy, that’ll make the President think twice. Criticism from such a respected domestic figure. In a lot of ways, the best argument for the war is still the people who are most against it.

NYPOST.COM Gossip: CINDY ADAMS Chelsea Clinton …

NYPOST.COM Gossip: CINDY ADAMS

Chelsea Clinton will appear on an “Absolutely Fabulous” Christmas special. She’s her father’s daughter, all right.

washingtonpost.com: Bush Talks, But Networks Speec…

washingtonpost.com: Bush Talks, But Networks Speechless

Let the record show that my local ABC affiliate did carry the speech. And also that I’m blaming the delay caused by the speech for the Atlanta Braves’ loss last night. I’m petty that way.