Category Archives: Other Stuff

Lion of Liberty: Patrick Henry and the Call to a New Nation

By | February 21, 2011

I just finished reading “Lion of Liberty: Patrick Henry and the Call to a New Nation” by Harlow Giles Unger, and I recommend it highly to anyone who wants to dig a little deeper and understand more deeply the period of time around the American Revolutionary War. Patrick Henry is oft cited blindly by today’s… Read More »

My average car….

By | February 18, 2011

I was thinking… what constitutes the “average” car that I’ve driven (as my primary car) over the years? So I made a list! Though my first several years of driving, I switched primary transport often. About 8 cars in 15 years. Over the past 15 years, I’ve had only 3 cars. Slowing down with age.… Read More »

Why large USB SATA drives suck!

By | December 22, 2010

For the second time in the last 6 months I’ve got forensic evidence that not only does silent data corruption happen in real life, but also that “green” drives, hidden inside external USB enclosures, seem to be at higher risk than native attached SATA. I’ve seen this with two different enclosures, with different SATA drives,… Read More »