Tech industry slashing jobs again

News.com: Technology companies cut nearly 60,000 U.S. jobs in the first three months of the year, twice the number trimmed in the same period last year and the biggest loss of jobs in the sector since late 2003, according to a new report.
This is the reason that I no longer do what I used to…. You can’t work if you’re always worried about the axe falling!

Behold, the wizard of blogs

LA Times: Xeni JARDIN arrives fashionably late, her platinum curls bobbing above the crowd as she sheds a floor-length faux fur to reveal a white silk, backless gown that so effectively evokes Marilyn Monroe, it nearly stops cocktail chatter cold. I am lucky to be acquainted with Xeni through a group I am associated with called Pho. It’s great to see her get the recognition that she deserves!