inessential by Brent Simmons


Mac OS X Hints opens tip jar. If you're a Mac OS X user, and you haven't used this site yet, I bet you will sometime. There's tons of good stuff there. I gave $15.

"It was better before, before we voted for what's-his-name. This must be the new world."


All those great '80s protest songs come back to me now with Bush in office. Wait -- you say -- '80s protest songs? Yes indeed. They just weren't played on the radio much, so you missed them. Baby Boomers weren't paying attention, and you kids were too young.

Stand Down Margaret!

Doin' taxes.

When T.S. Eliot said that April is the cruelest month, he didn't mean taxes. But it fits.