Archive for October, 2013

Cuomo Meets The Godfather

I read an article in The New York Times this morning about former New York Governor Mario Cuomo seeing the film The Godfather for the first time. It has been well documented that Cuomo had refused to see the film since it’s 1972 release because it paints Italians in a negative light. He said that […]

Weiner and the News Cycle

“And maybe if the Internet didn’t exist? Like, if I was running in 1955? I’d probably get elected mayor.” – Anthony Weiner An interesting statement that’s not as simple as it seems. On the face of it it appear that Weiner is blaming the internet for his lack of self control in using it. This […]

Shipping Ships

This is the best tweet I’ve seen in a while: This is a ship-shipping ship, shipping shipping ships. — Usman Masood (@usmanm) October 10, 2013

My iOS7 Annoyances

Last week I upgraded my iPhone 4s to iOS7 and am mostly satisfied with the new version of Apple’s mobile operating system. But I wouldn’t be me if I weren’t annoyed by some of what I’ve seen. Here are a few of my issues: Notification Center has been upgraded to be 3 screens rather than […]