My Thoughts on the Impending(?) Ruin of America

One of the things that drove my political inclinations on this election cycle was the runaway spending and how addicted we are to our entitlements and military security. This doesn’t have anything to do with political ideology, although if you attach yourself too...

A Response to the President’s Weekend Remarks about Businessmen

Dear Mr. President, When you go fuck off in November, please realize you didn’t fuck off all on your own. Millions of stupid, helpless Americans helped you fuck off by voting against you. Why does America hope you fuck off? Perhaps it’s because you can’t stop...

Are You Ever Shocked by Google Autocompletes?

I was playing around on my XBox, trying out different plugins for PlayOn, a service which allows you to watch podcasts on your TV via your XBox. I was watching an interview Kevin Rose did with Marissa Mayer.  The first question Kevin asked was whether or not any...

Reason #8,232.551 Politics and Technology are Inseparable

I got an anonymous email just now from an unhappy HTC subscriber from Israel. “I can’t contact HTC. It appears they’ve removed my country. I live in Israel, which is no longer listed on their support form. Apparently Palestine still exists. Check it...

MSNBC's Republican Presidential Debate

I watched the debate, and I must say I was impressed with the aptitude that the Republicans handled themselves. I suppose that after years and years of being exposed to Republican ineptitude, its refreshing to be exposed to the flip-side of it. Here’s the most...

RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech EP 37

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RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP36

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RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP35

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RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP34

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TagCrowd

Following the meme I picked up from ProNet this morning, here is the TagCloud based off recent posting. art blog blogosphere citizens com company content create daily enough free friend google hide homepage hopkins links list listen mark media money network news...

RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP33

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Art Lindsey Incapacitated

Keep Art in your thoughts and prayers.  Details are sketchy right now, but some mutual friends of ours have informed me that he is in the hospital, and will be in for a few days. – /mark "rizzn" hopkinsFor my blog, profile, and wikipedia entries,...

Has Blogging Reached It's Peak?

There’s a lot of things I could talk about today. It’s definitely been a hellish week for the ol’ Mr. Rizzn here. A lot of my stress has been brought on by this guy, but I’ve gotten my nerdy revenge, with my smooth SEO skills. Doing a Google...

RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP 32

RizWords – Daily Politics and TechEpisode 32 – download now – subscribe now (For some reason, the system has not yet processed the file. Look for it to appear later this weekend. To make sure you’re updated first, subscribe in iTunes – or...

RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP31

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RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP30

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Bert Powell of Powell Properties Starts Fights with Expectant Mothers

I talked about this on the show today a little bit – here’s the long version of the story, in text format so all the search engines can pick it up. This is the story of how I almost beat up a tired, sociopath, middle-aged Tyler businessman this afternoon....

RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP29

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RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP 28

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RizWords – Daily Politics and Tech – EP27

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