Toddler, Tantrums and Presidents

Presidential Temper Tantrums


WC was in line in a big box store recently. The customer in line ahead of WC had a 4-5 year old child. There was an argument between mother and child over something from the rack alongside the checkout stand. Voices were raised, and then the kid launched in to a full blown temper tantrum,…

Intel Inside

Intel’s Intel


So as it turns out, Intel has a secret computer inside your computer. At least if you have an Intel Central Processing Unit (CPU) in your computer; you know, Intel Inside™. The marketing slogan turns out to have more than one meaning. It’s called the Intel Management Engine, the IME, and it has been included…

Snollygoster, Artist Unknown

Trump: The All-Time, Champion Snollygoster


WC is indebted to long-time reader CaliforniaCruisin for the word “snollygoster.” She applied it to Fairbanks politician wannabe and serial loser Joe Miller. But Miller is a piker, a mere pretender, just a hack in comparison to the grifter in the White House. A snollygoster is “One, especially a politician, who is guided by personal…