Thursday, February 7, 2008

Sailfast Chicago

Spent some time surfing today. Ran into a site called Sailfast Chicago. http://www.sailfastchicago.com/ They appear to be focused on the Chicago sailboat racing scene which of course at the moment like Milwaukee is frozen out (lol!) It is a pretty well developed site in that it has a lot of software stubs (e.g. its own wiki) and hooks (e.g. to a messsage board that has some limited use.) Apparently it has been around for a while. I will check back in a few weeks and see if there is anything of particular interest to share. In the meantime you may want to check it out for yourself.

American Exceptionalism

Peter Schramm, liked to tell the story of his family's escape from Hungary in the aftermath of its failed revolution against Russian Com...