My Loathsome AppleTV

I have blogged in the past about how much I hate the AppleTVs here at the house. Let me add to the tirade. With the latest upgrades, neither AppleTV (upstairs or downstairs) will play the photos from iPhoto on any computer in the house. Ready to work out, watch photos, listen to music… Well, No. Of course not. I’ve spent… Continue reading

Ireland: Yet Another Aside…

A banker reminded me recently that capitalism creates more wealth than any other economic system. It just creates it very unevenly. I think that it also treats disenfranchised people with little to no kindness at all–harkening back to that whole notion of “survival of the fittest.” And as jobs have been outsourced abroad to those willing to work for wages… Continue reading