Inquisitor is my new favorite browser plug-in. In addition to suggestion more search keywords, it shows search results as you type in your search. Supports Safari, IE, and Firefox.

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Bond, James Bond

Why does the U.K. get Quantum of Solace two weeks before the US?



I am starting to think that all the grandstanding by Congress about the rescue plan and the grave threats to the economy did more harm to investor confidence than any benefits the rescue might eventually have.


DLL Injection

Hijacking another program's function calls in Windows is frighteningly easy. Today I fixed a minor but irritating bug in a closed-source program by injecting a DLL into it and redirecting a few of its function calls. I had to write maybe 100 lines of code.

I feel very pleased with myself... and a little dirty.