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FlowGram: RustyBrick Around the Web

TechCrunch blogged about a new beta tool named Flowgram. It basically allows you to create demos of things you do on the web, on your browser, via your browser. It is very cool. Here is a demo of how I used it to describe my profiles across the web. Click on it to see my

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Am I Running For President?

If you check out News3Online.com, you may notice that a mysterious Barry Schwartz is running for president. Here is the news coverage: Would you vote for me? FYI- I’ll upload a better video soon, this is a bit choppy as you can see.

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My Brother’s Bear Gets Tranquilized By My Parents Home

Friday afternoon, a bear paid a visit to my brother’s home, about a mile from my home. The bear was having lunch, which consisted of my brother’s left-over garbage from his garbage baskets. The cops came, and threw rocks at the bear until the bear left through his backyard and into the woods. My reaction

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Amazon Indians Photographed

Survival International has posted a new stories and pictures of rare photographs of one of the world’s last uncontacted tribes. Here is one photo: All in red. Now I understand why the smurfs are blue: In all seriousness, I find these pictures very interesting. This tribe is near the Brazil-Peru border and they were taken

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Brand Tags: Neat Tagging Idea for Large Brands

Everyone has their perceptions of large companies like Google, Microsoft, Apple, Lexus, GMC, and so on. One of my employees friends created this neat site named Brand Tags. In short, the site shows you a logo of the brand and then you type what first comes to mind directly under the logo. What this does

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Typewriter Repair Man: I Met One, Really!

Seriously, I met a real live typewriter repair man just a few minutes ago. My office neighbor came in with a computer question (yes, I am their free tech support man). So I went in to the adjacent office to help them with the computer issue. As I am playing computer technician, a man walks

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Happy Birthday Israel – The Big Six-Zero

Wanted to wish Israel a happy 60th birthday. Technically, it started last night – since Jewish dates start at stars up and go through sundown or so. As HebCal says, Yom HaAtzma’ut or Israel’s Independence Day, is today. Ask.com says it was yesterday, which can be right – kind of. Remember when I wished Israel

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Turning The Lights Out While Taking Care of Business

This afternoon, the bathrooms on my floor were closed for construction. Just a few minutes ago, I decided to stop by and take care of business. When I opened the bathroom door, I noticed the lights automatically turned on. In addition, I also noticed the bathroom light switched was removed. It seems like they installed