Is Tibet A Red Herring?

Three years ago I had the great privilege of getting a behind-the-scenes look at The Dalai Lama’s visit to Stanford.  My good friend and occasional client, Stephen Kent was playing at Stanford, opening for The Dalai Lama at two events; the large gathering for mostly students at Maples Pavillion and the other at a church […]


Hi I’m WALL-E And I’m A Depopulation Meme

About three weeks ago, my son and I set out for a afternoon matinee of WALL-E and our expectations were undoubdtedly high. We love Pixar, well let’s just say we love Pixar up to Cars. I’m not sure what the target audience for Ratatoulie was–maybe foodies with rodent fetishes? I’m just not quite sure. Anyway, […]


Can I just say that Apple Sucks? Well mostly. . .

My loving and adoring wife gifted me with an Apple gift card on Fathers day.  I’ve been holding onto it until the right time, when I actually needed something.   That time was yesterday or so I thought.Let me first state that I have been using Apple product since 1988 when I was working at […]