Open Letter To President Obama (via Hamilton’s Habitat)

This post was featured on the wordpress homepage and needs to be read. This is a call to action addressed to President Obama to use this as a wake up call to finally fix our country’s dangerous oil addiction before it destroys us. A must read.

Open Letter To President Obama Dear Mr. President, I watched you this morning on tv strolling the beaches of the Gulf, wiping away a trickle of sweat…hot down there isn't it? I mean, seriously…it gets really blazing hot down there. The Gulf  also has the world's most beautiful beaches, in my humble opinion, though I admit to being a bit biased in this area. … Read More

via Hamilton's Habitat

Google Trends: Oklahoma City Bombing

One of the cool hidden feature of Google is called Google Trends google.com/trends the page lists trending searches very similar to the trending topics on Twitter.  Because today marks the 15th anniversary of the tragic Oklahoma City Bombing it is no surprise that “Oklahoma City Bombing” is a trending search.  If you click on the search terms you can see detailed analytics describing the popularity of the term.  Take a look at the picture and see what is wrong with this picture.

Twitter is down

I woke up this morning and I began to go through my morning ritual of reading the same websites.  One of those websites is twitter, and it is down, I didn’t even get a fail whale, just a “Cannot display this web page” from Firefox.  I tried Tweetdeck and that is failing to connect as well.  I am experiencing this problem in Connecticut