Videos: What is St. Elmos Fire?

Besides an 80’s movie, according to Wikipedia: St. Elmo’s Fire is an electrical weather phenomenon in which visible plasma is created by a coronal discharge originating from a grounded object in an atmospheric electric field (such as those generated by thunderstorms or thunderstorms created by a volcanic explosion). St. Elmo’s […]

Tech Tip: What are your podcasts?

So, some of you may know about them and some of you may not but I thought I would ask all of you guys what podcasts you listen to. Some of the ones below in my play list are awesome and if you ever get a chance you should listen […]

Pictures: 1938 German Ballot

From Wikipedia: The ballot text reads “Do you agree with the reunification of Austria with the German Empire that was enacted on 13 March 1938, and do you vote for the party of our leader Adolf Hitler?,” the large circle is labelled “Yes,” the smaller “No.” Link [Via Neatorama]

Why have I been out of town this week?

Well, just in case anyone was wondering why I have been posting weird messages to Twitter and Facebook it is because I have been in Sunnyvale, California since Sunday for work. Yes I am in the heart of Silicon Valley, considered to be “Nerd Mecca” going through vendor specific training […]