Author Archives: Bernard (ben) Tremblay

About Bernard (ben) Tremblay

CMC since ’72; compulsively tech_docs

BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-11

"Win or go home" … #SF Giants take the lead 2 – 1 with an error in the 10th; man on 1st, man on 2nd, 2 out. # @CFL_Esks – Nice item on @CFLonTSN. The shop's gonna run out of … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-10

If you encounter a really nasty bully, think of the dozens and dozens of people who previously indulged and tolerated or just ignored. #borg # After decades I'm losing steam. Others' constant pandering for RT and "like" is sucking my … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-09

@pietrosperoni Ah, operational metaphor/simile. "Like", + and RT are as poll responses. "Discourse" (as I see it) is as focus group product. in reply to pietrosperoni # @thezachmaginnis The water we feel so easy about wasting is tens of thousands … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-08

@pietrosperoni Yes, RT and + and Like is core. But what I see is a slide down towards that and no more. "Bumper sticker politics". in reply to pietrosperoni # @brianbreslin If I had comedic talent I might be able … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-07

@JamesValvis Nope. Next fiction? cc: @CatholicismUSA in reply to JamesValvis # @CatholicismUSA I haven't been writing? So, what, you've been hearing voices in your head? Nutter. cc: @JamesValvis in reply to CatholicismUSA # #YEG – FYI Joseph is starting for … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-06

@CatholicismUSA You tweet a lot of your own blog posts. I responded to that. You don't respond to what I say. You merely reject. #Shuck amp;Jive in reply to CatholicismUSA # @CatholicismUSA Oh sorry, that wasn't right. You don't merely … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-05

#Syria is not officially insane: firing mortars across the border into a Turkish village. Half dozen civilians killed. # #Debate – I'll be watching. Which means no "continuous partial attention" for this old dog. # @Radiolab Works fine, so long … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-04

Pennsylvania Republicans STRAIGHT UP LIE about history of voting abuse, to push through ID requirements. Such assholes they are! # @deviniyer G'day – I've been hammering that since mid-70s. Nobody much cares. It's a 20/80 issue; doesn't benefit from #AttentionEconomy … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-03

#UpTick – Manufacturers' orders up from AUG; industrial actiity up from AUG. GOP sabotage is failing. # BTW I've been a huge fan of small firm manufacturing my whole life. In US, 500K jobs go un-filled. Yuppie sensibilities and greed. … Continue reading

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BenTrem tweeted on 2012-10-02

@Ziggy_Daddy Now see, that's why I focused on formation of opinions in the 90s. (70s & 80s was ideology <G>) Politics, religion, UFO … in reply to Ziggy_Daddy # @Ziggy_Daddy Real players, conservative or "progressive" share a cynical view of … Continue reading

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