I0Ts, desktop death stars?

Investigative reporter, Brian Krebs is one of the the most authoritative voices on computer crimes and cyber security in the world. His krebsonsecurity blog is the go to source for analysis on internet crime. Last week his blog was shut down following a sustained DDoS (distributed denial of service) attack. Since then the web is…Read more I0Ts, desktop death stars?

 Have You Ever Seen Donald Trump Laugh?

Picture credit: Donald Trump smiles during a campaign rally in Fort Myers, Florida, September 19, 2016. (Reuters / Jonathan Ernst) If only Donald Trump could deeply, even convulsively laugh at himself—God knows, he has the material—he probably wouldn’t be running for president today. As Trump himself might say, there’s something going on. By Leslie Savan for…Read more  Have You Ever Seen Donald Trump Laugh?

How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

What are you thinking? (Reuters/Claudia Daut) Sometimes it seems we’ll never get back to the blissful college days of doing nothing but reading, thinking, and discussing. (Or drinking while discussing. Or drinking while not discussing.) The farther you get along in career and family, the more you wonder: Will I ever find time to finish…Read more How to watch movies and read books more intelligently, according to New York’s most powerful critics

If Bruce Springsteen Wrote a Short Story Collection…

From Literary Hub, on the eve of the publication of Born to Run, Bruce Springsteen's autobiography, they shuffle through Springsteen's back catalogue of songs and ask, suppose they were short stories? Presenting New York Times Bestseller, Everything That Dies Someday Comes Back September 27, 2016  By Literary Hub Though known primarily for his raging, elegiac novels about…Read more If Bruce Springsteen Wrote a Short Story Collection…

Unfinished

Picture credit: Shel Silverstein's The Giving Tree Unfinished The game is never up, the last tune never played, if life is just for chance, there's nothing worth saving, not even the last dance Don't cry aloud don't rail at me, just smile and grip the moment, living, until there, it's gone like a passing cloud,…Read more Unfinished