Archive for the ‘Opinions’ Category

Sep 27

Fastest Software Upgrade In The West!

Posted by Carlos in Opinions

I just upgraded my blog from WordPress 2.2 to WordPress 2.3 and it took less time than it took to install it. This is what software upgrades should be like. Simple, and easy to do. There is one step that indicates that it will take some time to upgrade the back-end database. As I was about to put my computer down to wait for this, I noticed that the upgrade was indicating it was complete.

If you haven’t started a blog, and are considering it, look no further than WordPress.

Sep 27

Is Ahmadinejad Really Evil?

Posted by Carlos in Opinions

President of IranMahmoud Ahmadinejad, the current President of Iran, spoke to the General Assembly of the United Nations yesterday (September 26th, 2007) and basically told the world to wake up. From his perspective, and probably the perspective of many other nations, those in ‘power’ care not about humanity but only about what makes them succeed.

I know that he is a man of many controversial ideas, but I would challenge you to read his speech (without bias if possible) and then decide whether he is as evil as he is being made out to be.

You can read it here (Mahmoud’s Speech to UN General Assembly ).
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Sep 10

People that Inspire…

Posted by Carlos in Opinions

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Yesterday, I watched the documentary “Joined For Life: Abigail Brittany’s 16th Birthday” on TLC. It was a follow-up to a previous documentary on the girls. In the documentary, the girls and their parents discuss what’s it been like for them since the last show.

When one sees people who have in front of them what appears to be an insurmountable obstacle…

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Lately with the run of presidential candidates on their podiums across the country, one of the topics discussed is illegal immigration. I have heard many ‘ideas’ on how to curb the influx of illegal immigrants into this country. Almost all of them, to me, are bunk.

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