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Lost laptop, $54million lawsuit

The arrogance of Best Buy: [via] Laptop taken to BestBuy for repair. No response. Phone runaround (x3). Finally, the conclusion that laptop is lost and she’ll be compensated, “we’ll get in touch.” They don’t. After more calling, Best Buy comes through with a lame offer. Customer doesn’t go for it. In the meantime, customer […]

Robots at the library

I wish I had a camera with me yesterday when I was at Pasadena Public Library (main branch). The display cases have these way cool robots. Hm. I have some (other) books due tomorrow. Will take camera with me.

Nearly 50,000 votes to go uncounted in LA County

The Decline To State double bubble ballot problem: LA Times: An estimated 49,500 primary nonpartisan ballots are marked wrong, due to design and poll instruction problems. That’s nearly twice the number of ballots than were counted for John Edwards in L.A. County. An estimated 49,500 votes were cast incorrectly in Los Angeles County by nonpartisan […]