I’ve been trying to install Zorin Linux on a desktop with NO luck whatsoever. I did manage to murder an installation of Windows 8, so that’s progress. Downloaded two different Zorins–Lite and Core, and neither one will load from the thumb drive. Tried burning it…

First, you know what happens on the first of the month: I post a new micro-mini story on my Hot Flashes page. Go enjoy. Okay. Now. When #4 Daughter, the Amazing Sara Marian, was wee, we were in the grocery checkout. She wanted something and…