Politics

A Thought On NSA Spying

I’m unsure if Edward Snowden is a hero or not. Why should I care if the government knows what numbers my cell phone number is connected to? It’s all in aggregate and it’s not connected to any names. It’s really Read more…

By mike, ago
Life

Out & Equal 2012 Trip Report

October 29-November 2, 2012     From October 29-November 2 I attended the Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Baltimore, Maryland at the Baltimore convention center. Despite hurricane Sandy the summit proceeded with a modified schedule. Approximately 2,000 people were able to Read more…

By mike, ago
Life

Turning 40

This coming Friday I shall be turning 40.  I came across this poem that pretty much sums it all up. So you’re depressed and oh-so saddened and maybe feeling a little sickly. All because your fortieth birthday is approaching rather Read more…

By mike, ago
Life

Out & Equal 2011

I didn’t want this blog to turn into a “Mike’s illness” blog, so I figure I’d post the trip report I had sent to my management from this year’s Out & Equal 2011 Workplace Summit.  The trip report is below Read more…

By mike, ago
Life

How We Have Progressed

This blog entry is very lengthy, but I kindly ask ALL of my Facebook friends to PLEASE READ. Many of you may remember Pedro Zamora. Pedro was on the third season of “The Real World.” He contracted HIV which, back Read more…

By mike, ago
Life

Big Announcement

In a week or two, keep an eye out for a very personal blog post about what I have been going through over the last few months. Some may recall that I was very worried about some tests. I’ll be Read more…

By mike, ago
Friends

A New Post!

Yes, I haven’t posted anything since November.  I plan to change that.  I’m off to Defcon in about a week and I’ll endeavor to post about my experience.  In the meantime, check out one of my favorite technology shows, Tekzilla.  Read more…

By mike, ago
Friends

Indiana, Our Indiana

Spending the first weekend of November visiting my best friend in Indiana. I have been having a great time. We went to The Comedy Attic on Friday and saw some great comedians. Yesterday I went to my first IU football Read more…

By mike, ago