Pictures from Trip to Asia
Here are pictures from my recent trip to Asia. Update. The pictures in this post have now been put in individual posts instead of being hosted on Picasaweb galleries. You can find them here: Trip to Asia — Travel to Taipei Trip to Asia — Taipei Wednesday Trip to Asia — Taipei Thursday Trip to…
Trip to Asia — Beijing Thursday
Trip to Asia — Beijing Wednesday
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Google — Still not evil?
Google is praised for its “Don’t be Evil” corporate motto, probably in part because it’s extraordinary–most companies’ codes of conduct address integrity and ethics without addressing issues of absolute morality. Yet, along with this acclaim comes closer scrutiny. Google cannot simply say an action was a good business decision and makes money for the shareholders…
The nuclear option
Believe it or not, this isn’t about judicial appointments. It’s about the bomb. Based on recent statements, it would appear that we haven’t had enough nuclear warfare. Maj. Gen. Zhu Chenghu of China threatens to use nukes against the U.S. if we “intervene” in any conflict between China and Taiwan. Rep. Tom Tancredo, R-Colo., “throws…