Month: February 2004


Hillary: Bush should thank Bill for military This was in WorldNet Daily, which is obviously slanted. But the Brookings Institution transcript backs it up. WorldNet Daily wrote Clinton then noted that during the 2000 campaign, Vice President Cheney said there is almost nothing you can do to improve the quality of a military force created […]


Hell in a Handbasket noted a Strategy Page entry about the upcoming Silent Hammer exercises which are a proof-of-concept test of the Navy’s new Cruise Missile Submarine (SSGN) plan. MO mentioned SSGNs here. Noted is the USS Georgia, one of four Ohio-class ballistic missile subs slated to be converted to SSGNs instead of being decommissioned. […]

Weekly Saturn Show

Cassini Goes Weekly As Saturn Approaches Cassini will be sending back images each week as it nears Saturn. It will enter the Saturn system on May 18th. Check out the story for awesome desktops of this image, and compare it to the image I posted in December. In the coming months, imaging highlights will include […]


Size matters The iPod mini includes a $480 Hitachi 4GB microdrive. The iPod mini costs $250. So the best deal on buying a MicroDrive for my D100 is to buy a iPod mini and take it apart. You get the MicroDrive for almost 50% off and you get a free pair of headphones. Slap an […]