Modern cars are huge

Sadly, not a great spot to take this shot from, nor a great parking spot in general (there is a drain under his car, so it is leaning left, while mine is leaning right), but it is a great illustration of how extraordinarily-bloated modern cars have become. It also made me think about how much has changed over the… » 7/30/15 12:58am Today 12:58am

Win10 as an ISO image only, not on bootable USB, as a clean install.

Will that work? Is that even supposed to work the way I want it to? Are MS Office files compatible with LibreOffice? And if a magnitude 8.8 quake does shake up Metro Manila, will I be able to finally go deep enough to find the one thing I have been seeking for so long—the reason why Ferrari spins? Or will I only find… » 7/30/15 12:52am Today 12:52am

The Audi S6 Will Very Politely Punch You Square in the Face

In my line of work, it’s easy to become jaded. The mind will eventually get used to anything, given enough exposure. This applies to everything from noise, to speed, to narcotics. Even the irreverent Dr. Hunter S Thompson got used to his own warped reality, in which the violence and substance abuse eventually became… » 7/30/15 12:07am Today 12:07am

The GSM sent out another interesting email today

Like clockwork, once every other month, he threatens to fire everyone. I usually get scared (I have bills, and have never been fired before), but this time I’m just angry. The only people doing well this month are the ones being fed or the ones doing shady shit. Obviously there’s a problem, but fear isn’t the same as… » 7/29/15 11:46pm Yesterday 11:46pm