Despite his rants against C++, Stevey’s Drunken Blog Rants, is one of my favorite new blogs. Actually, since it hasn’t been updated in about nine months, and was written mostly in 2004, it’s not really new. It was rediscovered by social bookmarking sites (I found it on I was reminded of it while thinking about resuscitating this site.

There are a lot of great articles, but this one about server-side service software is one of my favorites (given that I’ve spent a lot of time thinking about the subject). Another great article on this topic is Paul Graham’s The Other Road Ahead.