But it recently failed a lie detector test and then I caught it in the garage sneaking a cigarette when it had sworn to me it had quit. ... Computer dating has been big for a long time. I once tried computer dating, but the computer I was matched with had a different bus and just wanted to be friends. Then, it went off with a model with a bigger hard drive. ... Wisconsin officials are denying the counted lawn ornaments when conducting a deer census over the last two years. However, they have conceded the ornaments may explain a spike in the number of deer harvested by hunters during that time. ... There's a modern adaption of mystery writer Agatha Christie's "And Then There Were None" in which 10 guests are invited to an island and then murdered one by one. It is being adapted as "And Then There Was One" in which a number of Republican presidential candidates are invited to an island and one-by-one drop out of the race. But it's nowhere near as interesting.Last modified on Friday, 02 October 2015
RANDOM THOUGHTS: AGATHA CHRISTIE
NJTV this week had a show with Gov. Chris Christie. There was a lot of talk about blustery, damaging wind. And they also discussed the hurricane. ... Will you remember me when I'm old and gray is being updated to "Will you remember me when my password has expired?" ... Scientists have discovered water on Mars. Now, they are seeking it in California. ... Volkswagen's work to defeat environmental controls has been worldwide news. I don't know if our VW stationwagon was one of those vehicles involved.
Bob Scott has been informing and entertaining the mid-market financial software community with his email newsletters for 10 years. And he has been covering this market through print publications for 18 years, first as technology editor of Accounting Today and then as the Editor of Accounting Technology from 1997 through 2009. He has covered the traditional tax and accounting profession during the same time and continues to address that as executive editor of the Progressive Accountant.