Imagine if the United States was the first country to have free internet access for every American citizen. Isn’t that an endeavor that would be worth pursuing even if we never attained it? Wouldn’t you want to be part of the generation that made that possible? In 2009 a study at Harvard placed the United States at 17th for broadband internet and usage.
Now that we’re in 2012 isn’t it time we start to seriously consider a new calendar system? The Gregorian calendar most countries follow was started by Pope Gregory XIII over 500 years ago and its predecessor, the Julian calendar, over 2000 years ago. Don’t get me wrong, the Gregorian calendar has served us well for […]
I stopped by the Lego store to sigh and covet–envy…I know deadly sin and all–the new Super Star Destroyer Executor set. It measures an insane 50 inches and the amount of detail in all the nooks and crannies is staggering. Truly befitting Lord Vader. But at a whopping $400 I couldn’t quite justify it. I […]