Phil for Humanity Phil for Humanity
A Guide for the Survival of Humankind and Helping the World, Society, and Yourself.



All Articles in Date Order (Newest First)


    05/2017
  1. 5 Easy Ways You Can Recycle and Re-Use E-Waste (20170509)


  2. 03/2017
  3. Top 4 Benefits of Wearing Safety Footwear (20170308)
  4. The Ultimate Green Wedding (20170303)


  5. 12/2016
  6. 10 Essential Elements of Self-Compassion (20161206)


  7. 11/2016
  8. Unix: Find Old Files (20161104)
  9. Six Benefits of Emergency Power Generators for Homes (20161104)


  10. 10/2016
  11. How the IoT Can Help Cities (20161006)


  12. 09/2016
  13. Humanities Plastic Addition: Saving Our Ocean (20160923)


  14. 04/2016
  15. Understanding Emergency Food Supplies (20160428)


  16. 01/2016
  17. Serving Humanity (20160129)


  18. 11/2015
  19. 10 Ways 3D Printing is Shaping the Future of Medicine (20151124)


  20. 07/2015
  21. Git Merge Fast Forward versus No Fast Forward (20150728)


  22. 05/2015
  23. Technologies Humanity Needs to Survive (20150512)


  24. 04/2015
  25. Better Flea and Tick Prevention for the Home (20150419)
  26. Patience versus Optimization (20150407)
  27. The Pros and Cons of GMOs (20150406)


  28. 03/2015
  29. Git Error when Creating a Branch (20150326)
  30. Reference Us (20150324)
  31. Papaya Bugs (20150306)
  32. Mosquito in the House (20150306)


  33. 02/2015
  34. The Pros and Cons of Autonomous Vehicles (20150213)


  35. 01/2015
  36. Git Renamed Issue (20150126)


  37. 12/2014
  38. Possible Cure for Canker Sores (20141219)
  39. Mortgages for Seniors: Pros and Cons of the Reverse Mortgage (20141203)
  40. Data Backup Tracking (20141203)


  41. 11/2014
  42. The Good and the Bad of Bitcoins (20141128)
  43. Stainless Steel Refrigerators (20141118)
  44. Routers as Monitoring Systems (20141106)


  45. 10/2014
  46. Wrapper Script (20141002)
  47. Recursive GREP (20141002)


  48. 09/2014
  49. Inexplicable USPS Packaging Costs (20140904)
  50. Alarm Clock Lifehack (20140904)
  51. Tips for Creating Customized Greeting Cards (20140902)
  52. Postponement is Abandonment (20140902)


  53. 08/2014
  54. Git CRLF Warning Message (20140829)
  55. YOLO and Wisdom (20140812)
  56. Half Full/Empty Glass (20140811)
  57. Why Outdoor Games are Best for Fitness? (20140807)
  58. Merge SIM and SD Cards (20140807)


  59. 07/2014
  60. Better Car Storage Compartments (20140722)


  61. 06/2014
  62. Alleviating Pollution in Cities (20140612)


  63. 04/2014
  64. Who is Crazier? (20140424)
  65. Addressing Issues (20140423)
  66. Revenge Prolongs Pain (20140410)


  67. 03/2014
  68. The Pros and Cons of the Cloud Computing (20140319)
  69. The Pros and Cons of the Internet of Things (20140312)
  70. Sleeping on your Stomach (20140303)


  71. 02/2014
  72. The Pros and Cons of Organic Food and Farming (20140214)
  73. Curved Wallets (20140212)
  74. Better Gasoline Reporting (20140212)


  75. 01/2014
  76. The Advantages and Disadvantages of Curved Televisions (20140131)
  77. Cell Phones as Secure Transmitters (20140123)
  78. Delivery Enhancements (20140103)


  79. 12/2013
  80. Junk Removal Companies and Waste Recycling Benefits (20131213)
  81. Command Loop (20131213)
  82. Nothing is Perfect (20131206)
  83. Two Issues with Burglar Alarms (20131206)


  84. 11/2013
  85. 3D Printing to Potentially Replace Animal Testing (20131122)
  86. The Pros and Cons of CAPTCHAs (20131118)
  87. Git Checkout Enhancement (20131113)


  88. 10/2013
  89. Surprises (20131027)
  90. How to Live Off of Minimum Wage (20131009)


  91. 09/2013
  92. Turn your Scrap into Quick Cash (20130916)


  93. 08/2013
  94. Predicting the Future of the U.S. Government (20130820)
  95. Amazing Paintings that Look like Real Photographs (20130803)


  96. 07/2013
  97. How To End Ender's Game (20130731)
  98. The Pros and Cons of Windmills (20130725)
  99. The Most Dangerous Weapon (20130717)
  100. Infinite Number is Impossible (20130717)
  101. Think More, Do Better (20130713)
  102. Racism is Ignorance and Hatred (20130711)
  103. Children and Faith (20130711)
  104. The Pros and Cons of Google Glass (20130709)
  105. Suffering Leads to Wisdom (20130701)


  106. 06/2013
  107. QR Codes (20130620)
  108. Phil's QR Code (20130619)
  109. The Pros and Cons of BYOD (20130614)
  110. The Pros and Cons of Native Advertising (20130611)


  111. 05/2013
  112. The Pros and Cons of Robots (20130531)


  113. 04/2013
  114. Hypnotic Learning (20130428)


  115. 03/2013
  116. Socioeconomic Stability (20130320)
  117. A New and Better Busy Phone Call Feature (20130301)


  118. 02/2013
  119. Git Aliases (20130221)
  120. The Pros and Cons of Drones (20130220)
  121. The Pros and Cons of 3D Printing (20130211)


  122. 12/2012
  123. The Pros and Cons of Tankless Water Heaters (20121218)
  124. The Pros and Cons of Bottled Water (20121218)
  125. The Pros and Cons of Capitalism (20121217)
  126. The Pros and Cons of Atheism (20121212)
  127. Git Log and Cat-File (20121206)
  128. Git Diff (20121204)


  129. 11/2012
  130. Git Version Tree: Gitk (20121109)
  131. Git Clean (20121107)
  132. Git Tag (20121106)
  133. Git Status (20121106)
  134. Git Rebase Walk Through (20121106)
  135. Git Clone (20121106)
  136. Git Version (20121105)
  137. Git Help (20121105)
  138. Git Cherry-Pick (20121105)
  139. Git Changes (20121105)
  140. Git Branches (20121105)
  141. Git's .gitignore File (20121105)
  142. Git Reset: Reverting Changes (20121102)
  143. Git Merge-Base: How to Get the Last Merged SHA (20121102)
  144. Git Merge (20121102)


  145. 10/2012
  146. Git Repository Permissions (20121027)
  147. Git Configuration: Reading and Setting (20121026)
  148. Gotcha! (20121020)
  149. No Fear (20121016)
  150. The Road to Enlightenment is Paved with Selfishness (20121015)
  151. The Suffering of Others (20121010)
  152. Reason versus Religion (20121009)
  153. Enjoy Each Moment (20121009)
  154. The Problems with Blasphemy Laws (20121009)
  155. Git Pull Deletes Script (20121001)


  156. 09/2012
  157. The Source of All Evil (20120905)


  158. 08/2012
  159. AC Adapters Issue (20120806)


  160. 07/2012
  161. To Rationally Help Humanity (20120717)
  162. To Rationality Help Humanity (20120717)
  163. I Sow for Others to Reap (20120717)


  164. 06/2012
  165. Doctor Shots Joke (20120628)
  166. Git Executable Permissions (20120615)
  167. An Issue with Electrical Safety Plugs (20120605)


  168. 05/2012
  169. Safety Issue with the Honda Odyssey (20120529)
  170. How to Overcome Writer's Block with Greeting Cards (20120529)
  171. Do What You Love (20120524)
  172. How to Make a Small Fortune Joke (20120519)
  173. The Pros and Cons of Affirmative Action (20120514)
  174. Double Standard of Opinions (20120513)
  175. The Pros and Cons of Pornography (20120507)
  176. DDTS findbug Issue (20120503)


  177. 04/2012
  178. How to Configure Global Git Hooks (20120424)
  179. Git Log Warning (20120424)
  180. Git Log Display Output Issue (20120424)
  181. Elevators versus Stairs (20120418)
  182. Why Freshly Cut Grass Smells Good (20120417)
  183. The Problem with Transitions Eyeglasses (20120411)
  184. The Great Reset (20120402)


  185. 03/2012
  186. Software Plateau (20120327)
  187. Understanding the Sanctity of Marriage (20120320)
  188. There is No Shortage of IT Professionals (20120315)
  189. Teflon Cars (20120307)
  190. Power Front Sunshades (20120307)
  191. Bathroom Lights (20120306)
  192. The Biggest Advantage of Driverless Cars (20120301)
  193. Issues with Touchscreen Smart Phones (20120301)


  194. 02/2012
  195. Upside Down Data Cables (20120223)
  196. Small, Average, Great, and Greater Minds (20120221)
  197. The Singularity is Not Near (20120215)
  198. No One has the Right to Pollute 2 (20120202)
  199. How Much Time to Reach the Nearest Star? (20120201)


  200. 01/2012
  201. Fear of Rejection (20120131)
  202. Optimistic? (20120119)
  203. The Issue with Attorney-Client Privilege (20120118)
  204. Smartphones and Tablet Computers will Evolve or Die (20120118)
  205. Self-Confidence is Key in Poker (20120112)
  206. Better Air Conditioner Automation (20120111)
  207. The Pros and Cons of Legalized Marijuana (20120101)


  208. 12/2011
  209. How to Improve Flashlights (20111217)
  210. Cheaper Printer Ink (20111216)
  211. The Pros and Cons of Prohibition (20111213)
  212. ClearCase Support: Error Removing Baselines (20111207)
  213. The Pros and Cons of Animal Testing (20111204)


  214. 11/2011
  215. The Mystery of Light and the Theory of Relativity (20111123)
  216. Reasons for Apathy (20111123)
  217. Waking Up Less Sleepy (20111103)
  218. Online Checkbook Ledgers (20111103)


  219. 10/2011
  220. Political Contributions are Bribes (20111013)
  221. Medical Alerts from BlueTooth Earpieces (20111012)
  222. Diaper Bags versus Backpacks (20111011)
  223. Fibonacci Mystery Proof (20111010)
  224. Save Money at Target (20111002)
  225. Free Parking (20111002)
  226. Stupid Questions versus Stupid People (20111001)
  227. Fibonacci Mystery (20111001)


  228. 09/2011
  229. The Main Advantages of Artificially Intelligent Computers (20110915)
  230. 0^0 is Undefined (20110914)
  231. ln 0 is Undefined (20110913)


  232. 08/2011
  233. Colonizing Other Solar Systems (20110817)
  234. The Advantages and Disadvantages of Tenure (20110812)
  235. The Pros and Cons of Legalizing Prostitution (20110802)


  236. 07/2011
  237. Perforce Have (20110728)
  238. Perforce Client (20110728)
  239. Perforce P4Merge (20110727)
  240. Perforce Move or Rename (20110727)
  241. Perforce Integrate (20110726)
  242. Perforce Resolve (20110725)
  243. Perforce Client Setup (20110722)
  244. Perforce Sync (20110720)
  245. Perforce Opened (20110720)
  246. Perforce Branch Specs (20110720)
  247. Perforce Print (20110718)
  248. Perforce Help (20110718)
  249. Perforce Changes (20110718)
  250. Basic Perforce Commands (20110711)
  251. Undefined * Undefined = Undefined (20110710)
  252. Undefined + Undefined = Undefined (20110710)
  253. Natural versus Man-Made (20110707)


  254. 06/2011
  255. Why Would Aliens Attack Humanity? (20110628)
  256. 5 Issues with Firefox 5.0 (20110623)
  257. Knowledge is No Longer Power (20110617)
  258. Why Do Liberals Care and Conservatives Do Not Care (20110611)


  259. 05/2011
  260. The Pros and Cons of Net Neutrality (20110514)
  261. Famous Sayings (20110506)
  262. Possessions are a Burden (20110505)


  263. 04/2011
  264. The Problems with the Batch Programming Language (20110426)
  265. How to Fork a Child Process and Wait in Perl (20110425)
  266. 9 1 Woops (20110410)


  267. 03/2011
  268. UNIX Support: Recursively Find (20110330)
  269. Selective UNIX Wait (20110329)
  270. Why Rumors are Bad (20110327)
  271. Problem with All Toys (20110327)
  272. How to Pay Off the National Debt (20110326)
  273. Ignorance is Bliss (20110325)
  274. Offensive Topics (20110316)


  275. 02/2011
  276. Choice is the only Freedom (20110220)
  277. Practice Practice Practice (20110201)


  278. 01/2011
  279. Windows Support: Opening a DOS Prompt (20110128)
  280. ClearCase Support: List VOB Replicas (20110128)
  281. Baby Knee Pads (20110123)
  282. Life is a Phase (20110116)
  283. Is Sarcasm Lying? (20110108)


  284. 12/2010
  285. The Definitions of Lower, Middle, and Upper Classes (20101226)
  286. Accidental Sofa Hack (20101220)
  287. ClearCase Support: Recommended VOB Permissions (20101215)
  288. ClearCase Support: Recommended Triggers (20101215)
  289. Wetting Public Toilet Paper in Public Restrooms (20101213)
  290. Standardizing Mobile Apps (20101213)


  291. 11/2010
  292. Beyond the Turing Test (20101128)
  293. Audit the Fed (20101117)
  294. Turn a Dream into a Goal (20101107)
  295. A Better Ring Tone (20101107)
  296. ClearCase Support: Updating Magic Files for Changing Default Element Types (20101104)


  297. 10/2010
  298. Continuous Improvement (20101029)
  299. The Problem with LASIK (20101020)
  300. Mini-Mattresses (20101017)
  301. Signs your Engineering Department is Too Big (20101016)
  302. The Secret of Success (20101011)
  303. Two Car Insurance Cards (20101009)


  304. 09/2010
  305. Morality versus Forgiveness (20100930)
  306. Social Baby Naming Software (20100927)
  307. Sleep Nightmare (20100927)
  308. Voice Mail Enhancement Idea (20100926)
  309. ClearCase Support: ClearAudit (20100924)
  310. Generic Business Plan (20100923)
  311. Baby Toy Idea (20100923)
  312. IT Self-Destruction by Management (20100921)
  313. Blood Filters (20100911)
  314. Robotic Recycling of Landfills (20100910)
  315. Mahjong Aggravation (20100907)


  316. 08/2010
  317. Please Help Classify These Mushrooms (20100830)
  318. How to Make Programming Easier (20100821)
  319. Managing is Common Sense (20100818)
  320. Improving Cereal Packaging (20100817)
  321. Waiting for Child Process in Perl (20100813)
  322. Immortality is Stagnation (20100803)


  323. 07/2010
  324. The End of Man (20100731)
  325. Open Mind, Open Heart (20100731)
  326. Becoming Rich (20100731)
  327. Help Identify These Mushrooms (20100726)
  328. Safety Issue with the Ford Edge 2010 (20100726)
  329. Unemployment: Outsourcing and Offshoring (20100718)
  330. Too Big to Fail is Too Big to Exist (20100717)
  331. Those Who Ignore History are Doomed to Repeat It (20100712)
  332. Contacting Aliens (20100710)


  333. 06/2010
  334. Delegate to Someone with No Authority (20100623)
  335. All Children are Geniuses (20100623)
  336. Why the Economy will Crash in 2011 (20100618)
  337. Ancient and Modern Invasion Strategies (20100613)
  338. Sierpinski Triangle Using HTML 5 (20100610)
  339. The Pros and Cons of Socialism (20100607)
  340. Reusable Cloth Bags versus Plastic Bags (20100607)
  341. Words with Silent Letters (20100606)


  342. 05/2010
  343. Morality is Black or White (20100530)
  344. Simple Headache Relief (20100529)
  345. NASA Needs Redundancy (20100528)
  346. How to Gain Weight And Build Muscle Fast for Skinny Guys (20100502)
  347. A Homeless Survival Guide (20100501)


  348. 04/2010
  349. How to Implement "grep v" in Perl (20100422)
  350. Is the Prime Directive Ethical? (20100418)
  351. How to Design Better Gas Stations (20100417)
  352. A Trashcan in your Car (20100415)
  353. Code Composer Studio Build Automation (20100415)
  354. Repeal Reagan's Tax Cuts (20100410)
  355. How to Improve Democracies (20100408)
  356. Fear of Death and Dying (20100407)


  357. 03/2010
  358. Live within your Means (20100331)
  359. The Effects of Baby Boomers Retiring (20100328)
  360. Mass Extinctions are Natural (20100327)
  361. How to Colonize the Solar System (20100323)
  362. The Pros and Cons of Corporal Punishment (20100318)
  363. Garage Door Confusion (20100314)
  364. Childhood is Stressful (20100314)
  365. Chinese Saying about Children (20100307)
  366. The Dangers of Traveling near the Speed of Light (20100306)
  367. Does Global Warming Cause Earthquakes? (20100304)
  368. Ending the Hatred and Conflicts in the Middle East (20100302)


  369. 02/2010
  370. An Easier Way to Check for a Wet or Soiled Diaper (20100223)


  371. 01/2010
  372. Air Drop Relief Supplies (20100127)
  373. What You Can Do (20100118)
  374. ClearCase Support: Recursively Adding to Source Control (20100112)
  375. Waste Water Treatment can Reverse Global Warming (20100106)


  376. 12/2009
  377. Quality of Life (Part 2) (20091206)
  378. Quality of Life (20091206)
  379. Some Impediments to any Solutions for Humanity (20091205)


  380. 11/2009
  381. The History and Current State of Money (20091129)
  382. Ignorance and Stupidity (20091128)
  383. A Cure for What Ails Humanity (20091127)
  384. The Fundamental Problem with Population Control (20091125)
  385. Helping Humanity (20091125)
  386. Sterilizing Cell Phones (20091123)
  387. How to Help Humanity (20091119)
  388. Why Economists Miss the Mark (20091117)
  389. Confusion with Daylight Saving Time (20091108)
  390. Math Proof: Natural Log (X ^ Y) (20091104)
  391. How to Make Refrigerators and Freezers Easier to Access (20091104)


  392. 10/2009
  393. Ten Top Humanitarian Charities (20091025)
  394. Never Donate or Trade In Your Car (20091025)
  395. Early Social Stratification (20091008)
  396. The Effects of the Black Death on the Middle Ages (20091006)
  397. Religious Thought throughout the Middle Ages (20091005)
  398. The History and Psychological Effects of UFOs on the American People (20091003)
  399. The History and Introduction of Nuclear Chemistry and the Atomic Model (20091001)
  400. Economic Profit versus Environmental Safety (20091001)


  401. 09/2009
  402. Computers > Humans (20090928)
  403. Superstition versus Reason (20090920)
  404. It Does Not Matter (20090920)
  405. ClearCase Support: Common ClearCase Error when Running Cleartool Commands (20090917)
  406. Pet Peeve #5: The Best Parking Space (20090909)
  407. End Corporate Personhood (20090909)
  408. Go To Bed Earlier (20090907)
  409. Change or Accept It (20090907)


  410. 08/2009
  411. Craps: The Game (20090828)
  412. Testing Software for Y2K Compliance (20090825)
  413. The Guessing Game (20090822)
  414. The Viability of Videoconferencing Based Distance Education (20090821)
  415. Issues with Designing a Virtual Classroom (20090821)
  416. Does Society Believe Computers are Ethical? (20090821)
  417. The Use of Artificial Intelligence for Program Development (20090820)
  418. The Dangers and Pitfalls of Software Engineering Measurements (20090819)
  419. The World's Most Annoying Game (20090818)
  420. 8 Reasons Why Cash for Clunkers is a Bad Idea (20090802)


  421. 07/2009
  422. Free eBook: Saving Humanity (20090728)
  423. Mysterious Giant Mushrooms (20090727)
  424. Mystery Fruits (20090719)
  425. Mystery Birds (20090719)
  426. DDTS Support: How to Re-Build the DDTS Database (20090713)
  427. DDTS Support: How to Stop and Start DDTS (20090713)
  428. DDTS Support: DDTS Defect Database Files (20090713)
  429. DDTS Support: DDTS Backend Script (20090713)
  430. DDTS Support: Create, Rename, Close, Re-Open, and Delete a DDTS Project (20090713)
  431. DDTS Support: Modify a DDTS Class (20090713)
  432. DDTS Support: Create, Rename, and Delete a DDTS Class (20090713)
  433. DDTS Support: Common DDTS Commands (20090713)
  434. DDTS Support: How install DDTS and View and Edit DDTS Licenses (20090713)
  435. DDTS Support: How to Send a DDTS Project (20090713)
  436. DDTS Support: How to Import and Export DDTS Projects between Sites (20090713)
  437. DDTS Support: How to Edit the DDTS Database (20090713)
  438. DDTS Support: What is DDTS? (20090713)
  439. Heatmoth: A Solar Cooker (20090712)
  440. Can You Recycle Envelopes with Plastic Windows? (20090711)
  441. Why Conservatives are typically not Conservationists too? (20090709)
  442. End All Foreign Aid (20090705)


  443. 06/2009
  444. Perpetual Motion (20090628)
  445. ClearCase Support: How to List Elements and their Rules (20090619)
  446. ClearCase Support: How to See the Version Tree of an Element (20090619)
  447. ClearCase Support: How to Checkout, Edit, Checkin, and Uncheckout Files (20090619)
  448. ClearCase Support: Displaying ClearCase Version Numbers (20090618)
  449. ClearCase Support: Configuring ClearCase License Server (20090618)
  450. Bodybuilding Problems (20090617)
  451. Toilet Paper is Not Sterile (20090616)
  452. A Broken Clock Might Not be Right Twice a Day (20090616)
  453. The Fall of China (20090608)
  454. ClearCase Support: How to Diff Config Records (20090608)
  455. ClearCase Support: How to Merge (20090608)
  456. ClearCase Support: How to Find Merges Needed (20090608)
  457. ClearCase Support: How to Execute a Command in a View (20090604)


  458. 05/2009
  459. Time Travel Theories (20090526)
  460. ClearCase Support: How to Synchronize a UNIX View to Windows in UNIX (20090520)
  461. ClearCase Support: How to Add an Element Type (20090513)
  462. How to Build Better Trashcans (20090513)
  463. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #9 (20090509)
  464. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #8 (20090509)
  465. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #7 (20090509)
  466. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #6 (20090509)
  467. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #5 (20090509)
  468. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #4 (20090509)
  469. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #3 (20090509)
  470. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #2 (20090509)
  471. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #10 (20090509)
  472. List of Randomly Generated Numbers #1 (20090509)
  473. Generate Random Numbers (20090509)
  474. Wristwatches are still Dying (20090508)
  475. Cash Back from Credit Cards (20090507)
  476. Stop Playing Car Music (20090504)
  477. Preventing Damage from Leaky Sinks (20090504)


  478. 04/2009
  479. Windows Support: Finding Hostname from an IP Address (20090429)
  480. Windows Support: Finding Remote Logged On Users (20090429)
  481. UNIX Support: Bind Address Already in Use Error Message (20090429)
  482. The Advantages and Disadvantages of eStatements (20090421)
  483. Umbrellas, Umbrellas, Umbrellas (20090418)
  484. How AIs will Take Over the World (20090415)


  485. 03/2009
  486. What does Infinity to the Negative One Power Equal to? (20090330)
  487. The Secret to the Bellagio Hotel's Buffet (20090321)
  488. ClearCase Support: Issue with Links and Config Specs (20090320)
  489. The Benefits of Delegation (20090303)
  490. What Causes Stress? (20090302)
  491. Understanding Behavior Types (20090302)
  492. The Advantages of Setting Goals (20090302)


  493. 02/2009
  494. Pet Peeve #4: Most Foods are Organic (20090224)
  495. Pet Peeve #3: All Natural is NOT Necessarily Good (20090220)
  496. Volcanoes versus Global Warming (20090218)
  497. The Merits of a Much Higher Gas Tax (20090216)
  498. China will have a Short-Term Recession (20090209)
  499. Another Idea to Pull the Economy Out of Recession (20090208)
  500. Obsolete Technologies and their Replacements (20090208)
  501. No Ouching (20090203)
  502. 20 Mimuts (20090203)


  503. 01/2009
  504. ClearCase Support: Common ClearCase Checkin Error Message (20090110)
  505. Overcoming Fear (20090105)
  506. To All Global Warming Deniers (20090103)
  507. How Humanity can Survive an Erupting Super-Volcano (20090101)


  508. 12/2008
  509. Filling Senate Seats (20081219)
  510. Population Control (20081218)
  511. Less Me, More We (20081218)
  512. ClearCase Support: How to Clean, Recover, and Defragment ClearCase Views (20081212)
  513. Stop Killing Christmas Trees (20081210)
  514. ClearCase Support: Automate Checking of ClearCase Server Log Files (20081210)
  515. ClearCase Support: Automate Checking of ClearCase VOBs (20081209)
  516. ClearCase Support: Automate Checking of ClearCase Shipping Bays on VOB Servers (20081208)
  517. Cheap and Easy Energy (20081207)
  518. ClearCase Support: Automate Checking of ClearCase Views (20081203)
  519. Are We in a Recession or a Depression? (20081202)
  520. ClearCase Support: Advanced Config Specs (Part 2) (20081202)
  521. ClearCase Support: Advanced Config Specs (Part 1) (20081202)


  522. 11/2008
  523. I Hate Pop-Ups (20081121)
  524. ClearCase Support: How to Lock a Branch (20081120)
  525. ClearCase Support: How to Lock a Label (20081120)
  526. ClearCase Support: How to Backup a VOB (20081120)
  527. UNIX Support: Recursively GREP (20081118)
  528. Saving Money versus Saving Time (20081114)
  529. ClearCase Support: Another Common ClearCase Labeling Error Message (20081114)
  530. ClearCase Support: Common ClearCase Labeling Error Message (20081114)
  531. ClearCase Support: Changing Comments (20081114)
  532. ClearCase Support: How to Delete Labels and Label Types (20081112)
  533. ClearCase Support: How to Delete Branches and Branch Types (20081112)
  534. Fuel Efficient People (20081111)
  535. ClearCase Support: How to Synchronize 2 VOBs (20081111)
  536. Mankind Seriously Need (20081108)
  537. Hate the Player and the Game (20081104)
  538. ClearCase Support: How to Mount and Unmount a VOB (20081101)


  539. 10/2008
  540. Confusing Voting Ballots (20081028)
  541. The Secret to a Clean Home (20081024)
  542. It is Not about Being Right (20081024)
  543. ClearCase Support: Common ClearCase Config Spec Error Message (20081023)
  544. Why the Republican Party needs to Split (20081022)
  545. ClearCase Support: How to Delete a VOB Replica (20081022)
  546. The Great Waste of Pumpkins (20081021)
  547. ClearCase Support: How to Replicate a VOB (20081021)
  548. ClearCase Support: How to Duplicate a VOB (20081016)
  549. ClearCase Support: How to Move a VOB (20081016)
  550. ClearCase Support: How to Make a VOB (20081015)
  551. ClearCase Support: Recursively Make Elements (20081014)
  552. ClearCase Support: How to Copy Data into a VOB (20081014)
  553. ClearCase Support: How to Copy VOB Data (20081013)
  554. Encountering Aliens from another World (20081009)
  555. ClearCase Support: How to Find Label Lock Information (20081008)
  556. Why Democracies Fail (20081001)


  557. 09/2008
  558. 4 Reasons Why the 2008 Bank Bailout will probably NOT Work (20080929)
  559. Asking Forgiveness versus Permission (20080928)
  560. The National Debt of the USA (20080925)
  561. Auto-Correcting People (20080923)
  562. Past, Present, and Future (20080913)
  563. Evolution versus Religion (20080910)
  564. Think Before You Speak (20080907)
  565. Picture of a Funny Misspelled Sign (20080904)
  566. Picture of a Least Chipmunk (20080902)
  567. Wooden versus Concrete Roofs (20080901)
  568. Inflation is a Tax (20080901)


  569. 08/2008
  570. Time is Our Most Valuable Asset (20080822)
  571. Retirement Calculator (20080820)
  572. ClearCase Support: Drawing a Merge Arrow (20080820)
  573. The Types of Employees at Large Companies (20080814)
  574. Companies are Taking Over the World (20080812)
  575. Hyper-Critical (20080806)
  576. Why Nuclear Power Plants are Horrible (20080805)
  577. Knowledge, Intelligence, and Wisdom (20080804)


  578. 07/2008
  579. Options for Asteroids Heading Towards Earth (20080728)
  580. Buy One, Get One Free (20080727)
  581. Stop Using Credit Cards (20080726)
  582. Pessimism versus Realism (20080723)
  583. The Pros and Cons of Negativity (20080720)
  584. Demote Managers (20080719)
  585. Grow, Plateau, and Go (20080717)
  586. ClearCase Support: Finding Label and Branch Types (20080711)
  587. The Origin of Morality and Ethics (20080710)
  588. ClearCase Support: Finding ClearCase Triggers (20080710)
  589. Is Humanity Worth Saving? (20080704)
  590. ClearCase Support: Renaming Label and Branch Types (20080704)
  591. The Definition of Morality and Ethics (20080702)
  592. Pet Peeve #2: Public Toilets (20080702)
  593. Pet Peeve #1: No Long Term Future (20080701)


  594. 06/2008
  595. Two Pairs of Trash Cans at Home (20080629)
  596. Gym Alternatives (20080628)
  597. Why the Moon will Never be Colonized (20080627)
  598. What is Rich? (20080624)
  599. Greeting Cards are a Rip-Off (20080624)
  600. ClearCase Support: Check In and Label at the Same Time (20080623)
  601. Everyone has a Boss (20080621)
  602. Why Demonstrations and Petitions Do Not Work (20080615)
  603. A Plan to Destroy All Weapons of Mass Destruction (20080611)
  604. The 4th of July Pollution (20080611)
  605. Evolution is Dead (20080606)
  606. Laziness is the Father of Invention (20080605)
  607. Inheritance is Not Capitalism (20080605)
  608. Clean Ears with Cotton Swabs? (20080605)
  609. Bored at Work (20080604)
  610. Global Warming is Ruining the Earth (20080603)
  611. Being Too Serious (20080602)


  612. 05/2008
  613. How Science Fiction Misrepresents Cloning (20080529)
  614. Upgrading Smoke Detectors (20080521)
  615. Understanding Heavy Metal Music (20080519)
  616. Can We Stop Global Warming? (20080519)
  617. Why do Foods Taste Better when Someone Else Cooks? (20080518)
  618. Harnessing Energy from Lightning (20080514)
  619. The Types of Managers (20080508)
  620. Why People Interrupt (20080506)
  621. ClearCase Support: Finding Old Views (20080506)
  622. Most Juices are Apple Juice (20080504)
  623. Reducing the Electricity Consumption of Water Heaters (20080503)
  624. How to More Cheaply Cool a Fridge (20080503)
  625. Subsidies and Tariffs are Anti-Capitalism (20080502)


  626. 04/2008
  627. ClearCase Support: How to Display Config Records (20080429)
  628. Two-Way Radios are better than Cell Phones (20080426)
  629. Gambling Advice (20080425)
  630. A Mother's Prerogative (20080424)
  631. The Television versus the Internet (20080421)
  632. No Long-Term Planning is Stupid (20080418)
  633. Humanity's Responsibilities (20080415)
  634. Brush then Floss or Floss then Brush? (20080412)
  635. Proof: 0 * Undefined = -1 (20080410)
  636. Top 18 Signs Your Department is Being Laid Off (20080408)
  637. Soft Drinks are Liquid Candy (20080407)
  638. Health is More Important than Wealth (20080406)
  639. Google's Problem (20080405)
  640. The Dilemma for Young Women (20080405)
  641. Cutting Edge versus Bleeding Edge Technology (20080402)


  642. 03/2008
  643. ClearCase Support: How to Reformat or Defragment a ClearCase VOB (20080330)
  644. ClearCase Support: How to Scrub a ClearCase VOB (20080330)
  645. The Merits of Two Backups (20080328)
  646. ClearCase Support: How to Setup ClearCase Registry (20080328)
  647. ClearCase Support: How to Check ClearCase VOB Size (20080328)
  648. ClearCase Support: How to Create a ClearCase VOB (20080327)
  649. ClearCase Support: How to Display ClearCase License Info (20080327)
  650. ClearCase Support: How to Delete a View in ClearCase (20080327)
  651. ClearCase Support: How to Create a View in ClearCase (20080327)
  652. ClearCase Support: Restarting ClearCase Services and Processes (20080326)
  653. ClearCase Support: Finding ClearCase Log and Cache Files (20080326)
  654. ClearCase Support: How to Delete a ClearCase Element (20080326)
  655. Tax Returns are Too Complicated (20080324)
  656. Why People Make Bad Decisions (20080322)
  657. Stop Watering Your Lawn (20080320)
  658. The Controversy over Stem Cell Research (20080317)
  659. The Top 6 Reasons Why the Tax Rebate Won't Stimulate the Economy (20080313)
  660. ClearCase Support: Installing and Implementing ClearCase Triggers (20080310)
  661. Minimum Wage is a Joke (20080307)
  662. Why a Career Turns into a Job (20080301)


  663. 02/2008
  664. Terraforming Earth (20080226)
  665. Teaching Patience (20080224)
  666. When to Replace an Aging Car (20080219)
  667. The Lottery is Gambling (20080219)
  668. Appearance is Everything (20080219)
  669. Accept It and Move On (20080218)
  670. All Men Are Not Created Equally (20080216)
  671. The Pros and Cons of Capital Punishment (20080213)
  672. Age Stratification in the USA (20080212)
  673. 5 Small Nutrition Tips That Make a Big Impact on Your Health (20080209)
  674. Is College Worth It? (20080206)
  675. The Alternative to Foreign Oil: The Solar-Hydrogen Economy (20080203)


  676. 01/2008
  677. The Future with Molecular Assemblers (20080130)
  678. Bloggers Love Giving Advice (20080130)
  679. Inflation is Higher than Investment Interest Rates (20080128)
  680. The Four-Step Plan to End Credit Card Offer Solicitations (20080125)
  681. A Few Humble Suggestions to Get Out of this Recession (20080124)
  682. The Highest Possible Score in Backgammon (20080123)
  683. Raising Children Fairly and Equally (20080121)
  684. Atheism versus Agnosticism (20080121)
  685. 5 Reasons Why Hype Sucks (20080119)
  686. Stop Donating Money and Food (20080118)
  687. Everyone is Racist (20080115)
  688. Which Type of Light Bulb is Better for the Environment? (20080114)
  689. How to Make Credit Cards even MORE Secure and More Widely Accepted (20080112)
  690. Short-Term versus Long-Term Capital Gains (20080111)
  691. The Blame Game (20080110)
  692. How to Make Credit Cards More Secure (20080109)
  693. Illegal Immigration (20080108)
  694. No One has the Right to Pollute (20080103)
  695. Global Warming is a Misnomer (20080102)


  696. 12/2007
  697. Useless Christmas Gifts (20071230)
  698. Will Artificial Intelligences be Evil? (20071229)
  699. Why there is Little Concern for the Environment (20071224)
  700. How to NOT Gain Weight (20071223)
  701. The Secret to a Well Kept Yard (20071222)
  702. Is Euthanasia Ethical? (20071219)
  703. Don't Ask, Don't Tell (20071217)
  704. Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg? (20071217)
  705. Eradicate Dictators, Tyrants, Monarchs, and Religious Zealots (20071211)
  706. An Analysis of Reasons for Allowing and Denying Gun Ownership (20071209)
  707. Knighthood Falsehood (20071206)
  708. Gift Cards are Evil (20071202)


  709. 11/2007
  710. Solving Global Warming Will Temporarily Cause Higher Temperatures (20071129)
  711. ClearCase Support: Understanding Config Specs (20071129)
  712. Wristwatches are a Dying Technology (20071127)
  713. The First Worldwide Culture is the Internet (20071124)
  714. Carnival of Life, Happiness, and Meaning - 24th Edition (20071119)
  715. NASCAR = Pollution + Higher Gas Prices (20071118)
  716. Spicy Hot versus Temperature Hot (20071114)
  717. Reasons For and Against Human Cloning (20071111)
  718. What Doesn't Kill Us Will Try Again (20071109)
  719. Bullshit Answers (20071106)
  720. Carnival of Debt Management - 28th Edition (20071105)
  721. The Dangers of Scheduling with your Boss (20071104)
  722. 8 Signs That You Work Too Much (20071102)
  723. My First Interview (20071101)


  724. 10/2007
  725. The Only Future is a Sustainable Future (20071028)
  726. Extroverts and Introverts (20071026)
  727. Racist against Racists (20071025)
  728. Please Help Solve America's Economic Issues (20071024)
  729. Flag Burning (20071023)
  730. China's Inflation is the World's Inflation (20071016)
  731. Recycle Christmas Trees (20071015)
  732. 3 Reasons to Stop Using Dryers (20071015)
  733. Next Please (20071014)
  734. Desire is Suffering (20071012)
  735. Is an 18 or 21 Year Old an Adult? (20071011)
  736. Cancer versus Terrorism (20071010)
  737. Suddenly Rich? (20071006)
  738. Why We Must Act to Prevent Global Warming (20071005)
  739. Space Exploration: Government versus Big Business (20071004)
  740. Is it Time to Purchase Bank Foreclosed Properties? (20071003)


  741. 09/2007
  742. Atheists have Morals (20070928)
  743. Faith is a Mental Disease (20070926)
  744. The 5 Types of CEOs and What Motivates Them (20070925)
  745. The True Reasons for Terrorism, Why Terrorism Fails, and How to Stop Terrorism (20070923)
  746. Universal Human Rights (20070921)
  747. The Best Mortgage Comparison Website is Bankrate.com (20070921)
  748. Doctor Appointment? Don't Wait Too Long! (20070917)
  749. 9 Suggestions for Exercising More (20070917)
  750. "How to Win Friends and Influence People" is Wrong (20070914)
  751. ClearCase Support: Manipulating Config Specs (20070912)
  752. 5 More Wise (Ass) Sayings (20070912)
  753. Revenge is a Dish Best Not Served (20070910)
  754. Depressing News (20070910)
  755. 7 Reasons to Never Retire (20070904)
  756. Carnival of Small Business Issues - 18th Edition (20070903)


  757. 08/2007
  758. Gay Marriages (20070830)
  759. The Predicted Economy of the United States of America (20070828)
  760. Blog Carnivals (20070826)
  761. Funny Asian Sign (20070825)
  762. Stop Re-Building Homes in the Floodplains (20070823)
  763. The Definition of Tuckle (20070822)
  764. The Right and Wrong Ways to Boost Morale (20070822)
  765. ClearCase Support: Eclipsed Warning Message (20070820)
  766. ClearCase Support: Checked Out But Removed Error (20070820)
  767. The World Needs a Stronger International Police (20070819)
  768. ClearCase Support: ClearCase's Graphical User Interfaces (20070819)
  769. ClearCase Support: Creating Elements (20070819)
  770. ClearCase Support: Renaming and Moving Elements (20070819)
  771. ClearCase Support: Finding and Setting Views (20070819)
  772. 13 Steps to be Productive (20070818)
  773. Five Motivational Tips (20070816)
  774. Reason versus Faith (20070815)
  775. ClearCase Support: How to Find Checked Out Elements (20070814)
  776. This is a Social Bookmarking Experiment (20070813)
  777. UNIX Support: Analyzing and Improving System Loads (20070813)
  778. How to Terraform Mars (20070810)
  779. Recycle Old Computers and Broken Electronics (20070808)
  780. The Problem with Space Debris and Possible Solutions (20070807)
  781. The End of Cheap Oil (20070805)
  782. A Plan to Rid the World of Polluting Power Plants (20070803)
  783. ClearCase Support: How to Make a ClearCase Branch (20070802)
  784. ClearCase Support: How to Make a ClearCase Label (20070802)


  785. 07/2007
  786. A Letter to God (if you exist) (20070731)
  787. Space Exploration: Humans versus Robots (20070730)
  788. The Problems with IT Firefighting (20070729)
  789. How to Really Increase Your Self Confidence (20070728)
  790. ClearCase Support: Unable to Mount a VOB (20070728)
  791. ClearCase Support: Changing File Permissions (20070728)
  792. The World's Stupidest Game: Coin Toss: Heads or Tails (20070727)
  793. Students Need Individual Attention (20070723)
  794. 6 Reasons Why We Lie (20070718)
  795. Be a Productive Member of Society (20070717)
  796. Flaw Found with Microsoft's Spider Solitaire (20070716)
  797. ClearCase Support: Deleting Checkouts from Old Views (20070716)
  798. ClearCase Support: Finding Branches on Version Trees (20070716)
  799. ClearCase Support: Finding Labeled Versions (20070716)
  800. ClearCase Support: Displaying Comments (20070716)
  801. Deforestation and Global Warming (20070715)
  802. If You are not having Fun, then You are not Living (20070712)
  803. Observing Objects near the Speed of Light (20070711)
  804. People are Stupid (20070707)
  805. Abortion: Religion versus Practicality versus Morality (20070705)
  806. Why Humanity Needs to Understand, Predict, and Control the Environment (20070701)


  807. 06/2007
  808. All Intelligent and Sentient Beings have a Right to Freedom (20070629)
  809. Does the End Justify the Means? (20070627)
  810. The Turtle and the Rabbit (20070621)
  811. How to Gain Weight (20070620)
  812. How to Survive the Next Ice Age (20070614)
  813. The Decreasing Quality of Movies (20070612)
  814. A Call for More Multinational Currencies (20070609)
  815. Issues with Modern Checkbooks (20070609)
  816. The Secret to Happiness (20070606)
  817. The Price of Progress (20070604)
  818. The N Word (20070601)


  819. 05/2007
  820. The Size of Money (20070526)
  821. Arguments can be Good (20070519)
  822. Problems with Modern Science Fiction (20070515)
  823. What is Wrong with "How are You?" (20070512)
  824. An Argument for the Metric System (20070511)
  825. Lottery: A Stupid Man's Tax (20070503)


  826. 04/2007
  827. Pictures of Cherry Blossoms (20070430)
  828. 5 Smart (Ass) Sayings (20070430)
  829. How to Reduce Stress (20070429)
  830. The Environment First, Profits Second! (20070423)
  831. Mitigating Rising Sea Levels (20070419)
  832. Recycling Batteries (20070417)
  833. How to Recognize Junk Mail without ever Opening Them (20070413)
  834. Proving Evolution (20070413)
  835. How Long Can the World Sustain the World's Population? (20070411)
  836. Neutralizing Radioactive Waste (20070409)


  837. 03/2007
  838. To Rent or Own? (20070325)
  839. To All Smokers and Non-Smokers (20070321)
  840. Money Can Not Buy Happiness (20070315)
  841. Think Before Donating (20070314)
  842. UNIX Warning Message: could not open /dev/kbd (20070309)
  843. Proving Global Warming (20070307)
  844. Be a Respectable Adult (20070305)


  845. 02/2007
  846. Do You Think You Live in a Democracy or a Republic? (20070225)
  847. The Future of Evolution (20070220)
  848. What You Need to do when Global Warming Causes Rising Sea Levels (20070220)
  849. Firing Idiots! (20070216)
  850. Packaging Pollution (20070215)
  851. Motivation for College (20070211)
  852. The Problem with Sales Tax (20070209)
  853. Social Epidemic of Bad Manners and Disrespect (20070204)


  854. 01/2007
  855. Recycle a Penny for Two Cents (20070127)
  856. How Much Money Do You Need to Retire? (20070122)
  857. Another Fundamental Flaw with Online Advertisement (20070121)
  858. Sentences Ending in Prepositions (20070120)
  859. Recycle Aluminum Foil (20070118)
  860. The Effects of Chinese Policies (20070117)
  861. Plant Trees on Public Land (20070110)
  862. What does Infinity Minus Infinity Equal? (20070107)
  863. What does Infinity Divided by Infinity Equal? (20070107)
  864. Selecting a College Major (20070105)
  865. Recycling Kitchen Waste (20070101)


  866. 12/2006
  867. Solutions for Saving the Planet and Humanity (20061230)
  868. Global Warming: Mankind's Greatest Threat (20061228)
  869. What does Zero Times Infinity Equal? (20061221)
  870. Can You Guess One of the Biggest Wastes of Electricity? -From the Other Grinch (20061220)
  871. Online Weekly Ads are Annoying and Too Small (20061218)
  872. Why Public Schools are Failures to the Best Students (20061215)
  873. Etiquette to Reading and Replying to Emails (20061214)
  874. How to Divide by Zero (20061207)
  875. Made in China (20061205)


  876. 11/2006
  877. My Personal Gripes with the Ten Commandments (20061130)
  878. Dear Junk Mail Solicitors (20061122)
  879. The Fundamental Flaw of the European Union (20061121)
  880. Proud to be Proud (20061118)
  881. The Declaration of Independence (20061118)
  882. Web 2.0 versus AdSense (20061110)
  883. Lobbyists Rule America (20061108)
  884. Relieving Carpal Tunnel Syndrome and Increasing Computer Productivity (20061103)


  885. 10/2006
  886. Why The United Nations is a Useless Failure (20061030)
  887. The Benefits and Risks of Genetic Engineering and Nanotechnology (20061030)
  888. Uniting Governments (20061023)
  889. Support New Atheism (20061023)
  890. Recycling Rain Water (20061018)
  891. Freedom for Everyone (20061016)
  892. Homemade Word Puzzle (20061012)
  893. Do Not Elect Wealthy Politicians (20061010)
  894. Top Ten Reasons Why No One Clicks on Your Ads (20061004)
  895. Stopping Junk Mail (20061002)
  896. Complaining is Good for You (20061002)


  897. 09/2006
  898. Recycling Yard Waste (20060926)
  899. How to Contact Elected Officials (20060926)
  900. Greed is Good and Bad (20060926)
  901. Recycling Landfills (20060918)
  902. Overcoming Laziness (20060918)
  903. Stop Pork Barrel Politics (20060912)
  904. Obsoleting the Electoral College (20060904)
  905. Fixing the Green Party (20060903)
  906. Too Many Nuclear Weapons (20060902)


  907. 08/2006
  908. Disposing of Nuclear Waste (20060830)
  909. The Effects of Globalization on the United States of America (20060828)
  910. How to Make Car Bumpers Safer (20060823)
  911. Handling Complaints (20060823)
  912. Death to Commuting (20060823)
  913. Speaking Carefully and Correctly (20060821)
  914. Environmentalism versus Humanitism (20060821)
  915. Solving Air Pollution (20060814)
  916. A Solution for Politicians (20060814)
  917. Plant a BETTER Tree (20060814)
  918. The Problem with the Holy Cross (20060813)
  919. Curing Diseases in Order of Importance (20060813)
  920. Bad Role Models (20060813)
  921. Abolish Toll Booths (20060813)
  922. A Better Purpose for NASA (20060813)

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