L o n g day today... whew. Tired. And a bit discouraged. Today I found myself wondering, what's it all about? Why do we work so hard? What's the endgame? Strange, I started out refreshed, feeling good, but somehow the day wore me down, and a business dinner finished me off. Blech.
I didn't watch tonight's debate, did you? What did you think? The pundits seem to be scoring this one for McCain, slightly, but with the proviso that "it wasn't enough". Maybe they're just being nice since the polls are showing he doesn't have a chance anymore :)
Check out this blog post from Elon Musk, my ex-boss at PayPal and one of the people I admire most, founder and CEO of SpaceX (which recently launched the first privately-financed satellite into orbit), and also founder and [now again] CEO of Tesla, one of the first viable electric car companies. Note this especially:
Walt Mossberg reviews the Google G1, and likes it quite a lot. Here's the part that interested me: "By far, the G1’s biggest differentiator is that it has a physical keyboard, which is revealed by sliding open the screen."
Boo - didn't watch the game (good thing), but the Phillies trounced the Dodgers 5-1 this afternoon to wrap up the NLCS. Crudbongers. I was really looking forward to seeing the Dodgers back in the Series, I guess we'll have to wait 'till next year. Between Philadelphia, Boston, and Tampa Bay I have no rooting interest in the remaining teams whatsoever. I'll probably root for Tampa Bay, since they're the underdogs... go