Telling Netbeans where to find Qt Designer in Leopard

So over the past week I’ve discovered that Netbeans is the world’s most perfect IDE. Well, for my needs, anyway. OK, there are drawbacks. It’s slow on startup and seems to be something of a memory hog – but what did you really expect for a complex program written entirely in Java? It makes up…

I Ban your “Propaganda!”

I won’t be the first to point out that the great irony of the Murdoch hacking scandals is that lots of people are calling for government manipulation of the media to control private manipulation of the media. I can think of at least one good reason why I trust the government a lot LESS with…

The Whole Story on Single-Payer Healthcare

Where do Michael Moore fans go when they grow up a little? No single place, I guess, but for fans of Sicko it seems to be the Physicians for a National Health Program. A coworker bought a glance at this site from me today by insisting that it was “completely reliable.” I admit I haven’t…