Author Archives: E.M.Smith

About E.M.Smith

A technical managerial sort interested in things from Stonehenge to computer science. My present "hot buttons' are the mythology of Climate Change and ancient metrology; but things change...

Intrusion Detection & Prevention – The Basics

What’s going on with the DDos Attacks and how to defend your part. Continue reading

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Earnings Report Impression

An interesting pattern in earnings reports so far this quarter. Sales of arms and ammo and things to Government, up, things bought by tax payers, dropping… Continue reading

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Voter Fraud & Voting Irregularities

A place to accumulate news stories and links about any voter fraud or voting irregularities uncovered in this election. Continue reading

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AT&T / DirecTV via Internet Has A Brain Fart

A brief tail of woe about DirecTV, an ap for that, or not, the Chromebox, and customer non-support. Continue reading

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Not In My Lifetime – Cubs

The Chicago Cubs are in the World Series of baseball this year. Something not seen in my lifetime. The heavens spin and the world has gone unhinged… Continue reading

Posted in Human Interest, Humor | Tagged , , | 11 Comments

Egypt – Part 4 Revolution Redux?

Is Egypt warming up for a repeat of the repeat of the repeat of the revolt on food prices and oppression? Continue reading

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East Coast Attack and Musical Escape

A bit of musical tour of the current political scene and what to watch on a Saturday Night in Texas… Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Political Current Events | Tagged , , | 34 Comments