YALSA Hub Challenge Book 18: Lives of Tao

Next up is Alex Award winner Lives of Tao by Wesley Chu. While this book is an adult novel, it has large appeal to teens, especially teen boys, which is why it won the Alex Award. Roen Tan is an overweight thirty-year-old computer programmer who is living a rather depressing life. He hates his job […]

RSS and Social Bookmarking: A Review of the Literature

Again, I aplogize for the late post.  I was trying to get these out on Wednesdays, but lat week was just ubber crazy.  I felt like Jack O’Neill did in “Window of Oppurunity”, if I didn’t finish that presentation soon I was going to lose it. This week was about Social Bookmarking and RSS, or […]

If I don’t finish this semester soon I’m gonna lose it…

“It means go crazy, nuts, insane, bonzo, no longer in possession of ones faculties, three fries short of a Happy Meal, wacko!” After my last post, I had planned to get back on track with weekly posts, but alas, that was not to be.  I was out of commission the next week due to one […]

Second Semester Woes

So I start my second semester on Monday.  I am not looking forward to it.  I have Basic Information Sources and Organization of Knowledge I, both core classes.  I can’t pronounce either professor’s name, they are both Oriental.  I just hope their accents aren’t so thick that I can’t understand a damn thing they say.   […]