I do not have much to say today except that it is simply too hot to function properly. Even my Lenovo Thinkcentre, my Alpine Linux KVM host, decided it wanted to shutdown because of the heat. I live in a second floor apartment that is cooled by two window units which really only take the edge off of the heat and they don’t do enough to keep my office cool at all. I am going to have to postpone my CCNA studies until after dark when the A/C units will be able to keep the place cool enough to run my systems.
As we have record heat and humidity for the Mid-Atlantic states, I cannot help but wonder how the climate change deniers can keep carrying on. Well, okay, I can understand because most of them have very large financial and personal stakes in the fossil fuel industry. The heat is so bad that it’s putting me in rare form and making me just plain grouchy. It sucks when you simply cannot escape it, no matter what you do.
I was made even more angry by the comments made by Jeff Bezos about his investing in space technologies because human beings are wrecking the earth and we may need to leave the planet. Jeff Bezos’ insatiable greed helped, in no small part, to contribute to the present climate quagmire that we are in. I want to know why Bezos doesn’t invest in making the earth inhabitable for future generations. Bezos is just another psychopathic billionaire whom is a member of a collective group responsible for wide swaths of destruction. But Capitalism …..