Spectrum Business Billing ClusterF__k

Spectrum Business “support” system is useless. In 2021 I think I should be able to initiate a trouble ticket. Or at least open a chat with a human. But no. A week ago Spectrum Business installed my broadband.  I was told I also got an Apple TV box along with the install.  That’s nice and Read More …

Cell Phone Hell and the Samsung Captivate

So, late one morning in July of 2010, my iPhone 3Gs locks up entirely. Cannot be forced off, won’t reset, nada. I call the Apple repair line and get nowhere. They tell me I have to make an appointment at the Apple store. I figure I will wait and see how well all this works Read More …

Fear and Loathing at 35,000 Feet

I originally wrote this in 1995 and just remembered it a couple of days ago.  If you’ve ever been trapped on a flight with a screaming child, I think you will appreciate this. Fear and Loathing at 35,000 feet © July 7, 1995 Warren P. Harris   What do the majority of us fear most Read More …