October, 2008

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Racing, the Zoom-Zoom way

Sunday, October 26th, 2008

Edmunds.com has a nice article about autocrosser-turned-club racer-turned pro racer Jason Saini, and about Mazda’s motorsports program. Racing in Spec Miata this year has given me great appreciation for Mazda’s support of racing at all levels.

Check out the article over at Edmunds.com.

FAIL Blog: Win

Thursday, October 16th, 2008

Is it wrong to laugh at others’ incompetence and stupidity?

I don’t know, but regardless, FAIL Blog has just moved up to the top of my personal list of “fun” sites (displacing ICanHasCheezburger). It never fails—pun intended—to put a smile on my face, at the very least. (Mild NSFW warning; I’d call it “PG-13” at worst.)

Check it out if you’ve got a minute or ten…

What goes down, must come up

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

There’s already been far too much already said about the economy so I won’t add to it especially given my relatively shallow understanding of the whole thing.

Suffice it to say that it hasn’t escaped my notice that my portfolio’s value has been significantly depleted.

That said, it boggles my mind that some people are now pulling money out of investments. Are they expecting the sudden collapse of Western civilization? Anything else makes no sense.