Monthly Archives: July 2009

This was influenza, only influenza.

In case you haven’t heard, there’s a potential pandemic flu floating around now, enough to make the US government have a website. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention publishes alerts like “Interim Guidance for People who have Close Contact … Continue reading

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Top Books

In the spirit of the “15 Books” meme on Facebook, I decided to look at my bookcase and figure out exactly what books would receive a 5 under the Book Rating System. As a reminder, here’s what a rating of … Continue reading

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Not Good to Great

I’ve mentioned the book Good to Great before, as it was where I read about The Stockdale Paradox. It’s worth quoting again, as great philosophy. You must never confuse faith that you will prevail in the end — which you … Continue reading

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