Category Archives: Link Commentary

Space Shuttle Time-Lapse Video. Awesome.

Endeavour made its final journey last weekend, traveling 12-miles from Los Angeles International Airport, through Inglewood, to the California Science Center in Exposition Park.

Watch the terrific time-lapse video.

 

It could happen to anyone. That’s what I tell my wife.

If you can read this without laughing out loud I question your sense of humor: The Fart That (Almost) Altered My Destiny.

I started losing it with this:

How do you tell a man you just started dating that the reason you’re writhing in pain is because you have to fart?

This Man Is Crazy

This dude implanted magnets in his arm to wear an iPod.

Now a magnet in each fingertip, maybe I can see doing that…

 

Hey, I Work For That Guy


This weeks Forbes cover story is all about the company I work for and our CEO, Neal Patterson. Nifty. (I’m not sure how long that link will work.)

I’ve been with Cerner for nearly 20 years (even through the infamous parking lot memo talked about in the article) and I love it. I feel that we’re working on things that are actually useful for humanity, and that’s refreshing.

Towards the end of the article you’ll see this:

A new type of patient record is quickly and automatically searchable, even if the data go back decades.

That’s a reference to something that started with the little 5-person team I work on.

Happy For Mad

April 1966 MAD

If this is true, I’m pretty thrilled: MAD for the iPad

That will mean I’ll be able to never find the time to read it on my iPad, instead of never finding the time to read the print copies I get in the mail.

It’s very MAD-like to release on April Fool’s Day. Or maybe it’s a great MAD joke.