The Death of a Shaman

The Shaman laid on the ground looking at the night sky. As he looked at the sky he contemplated his life. Did his actions matter? Was there some kind of cosmic order worth follo...

Calling a Spade a Spade

If you're living in the world of Drupal, then you're likely aware of the SA-CORE-2014-005 security bug, which is a SQL injection attack arising from a bug in the database layer whi...

A Tale of Two Drugs

An epidemic is occuring in America. It's pervasive and widespread, and yet for the most part we are generally unaware of it. It's depression, which a staggering 5% of Americans o...

Indie dot VC and a New Type of Business

Venture capital investment has become a staple of the tech sector, and almost every reasonably sized venture ends up getting some amount of venture capital. While the range of inv...

No Peace

Justice and equal rights for all. You know why we say that mon? You know why we don say peace? Because without justice and equal rights for all there is no peace. I believ...

Crazy China

China is large, packed with people, and chaotic. And while living in China it had often seemed to me like things were kind of crazy. Not a week would go by where someone would hav...

War and America

I've been thinking lately that the United States isn't good at solving our problems. We have ongoing racial tensions, a failed war on drugs, and a failed war on terror. More to th...