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Who is it that says how it will be?

She’ll kill herself …

But won’t we all? In one form or another, we harm ourselves. More than anyone. It is easy to get caught up in things that are not good for us. 423 more words


A Quick Guide to Testing in Golang

When I started writing Go in May, I found a lot of useful documentation on Getting Started with Go.  However, I found recommendations on testing best practices lacking.   1,898 more words


Celebrity Suckers: When David Bowie Exposed The Art Establishment

Over the weekend, the New York Times ran a story that actor Alec Baldwin claims to have been ripped off by an art dealer who sold him a painting that was not exactly the one he had asked her to obtain for him. 578 more words


Genuine: the problem with fakes and how to spot one

Watch Ponder note: Fake watches are a huge problem in the watch industry, both for theft of patented and trademarked products, as well as making the purchase of a used watch a very difficult and discerning process. 3,356 more words


How to Spot a Fake Rolex

Rolex are one of the most sought after brands in the world, and are renowned for their performance, looks, and reliability. Rolex the brand dates back to 1905 when it was founded by Hans Wildorf, a German watchmaker. 389 more words


Real, Replica, or Fake

One question I get asked a lot when I show fossils to people is “Is it real or fake?” It is a question that always irks me because it seems very few people understand that this is an entirely wrong question. 908 more words


BSOD ~ Fakes and frauds, all around us

So I had a bout with a fake BSOD. I was almost taken advantage of, and perhaps was, and simply don’t know it. I talked with Norton via chat for 2 hours this early morning, and now again. 128 more words