ETHICAL CONCERNS WITH DATA Wow. I got a lot of responses for the database and ethics questions and discussion posts. A lot of people asked me to expound more on those questions and what they meant. More importantly, what were the answers? Does having information inherently justify it’s use?  Who […]


CIS-244 Discussion Post 6 Discussion Post 7 was mostly tongue-in-cheek, but I think this one is more business and straightforward. Hey, I was celebrating my birthday at the beach! I was stoked to discover that Pelican Brewing is making a new brewpub there in Cannon Beach and that there is […]

CIS-244 Discussion Post 6: Data Ethics

red bull in a parcel
Red Bull Settlement   I was part of the class action with red bull a while back and they mailed me a 4 pack of Red Bull instead. Why not just money, or even a coupon or something? Seems like a waste.  Here is a cheap gif I made.  

Red Bull Settlement

CIS-244 Discussion Post 7 I know it’s been a while since my last update, so I’m using a discussion post that I thought I had automated and turns out did not. I went to Wizard World comic-con, where I joined a panel that had an MST3K-style movie riff for a […]

CIS-244 Discussion Post 7

…To the surprise of no one. I know it’s an easy pot-shot since it is Chicago, but I want the average person to realize that: Destruction of Evidence and Obstruction of Justice are serious crimes. If the mics and cameras don’t work, all charges should be automatically dropped. The defendants […]

Cops act Like Criminals