Wayne Hubert’s Blog Business World is a great resource for … well … blog business, but I’m still laughing (and groaning) over Blog History: The Real Story.
Wizbang has some links to Wizbang: the Paris Hilton tapes, but what’s really interesting is that through a weird quirk in PageRank, Wizbang got a ton of traffic to their fairly short posting. So my question is, is it worth chasing trends like this to get traffic, or does it fade more quickly than the [...]
Last night my wife and I were having an argument over whether “Thou shalt not covet” included “Thou shalt not covet thy neighbor’s wife,” or whether that was a separate commandment. Turns out, it depends *Which* Ten Commandments you’re looking at. Apparently the Catholics felt it necessary to separate out “Thou shalt not covet thy [...]
Well, my adrenaline is going now. I was all set to go to sleep, but it was too warm in the bedroom so my wife turned on the attic fan. Almost immediately, we smelled smoke. It’s pretty cool outside, even for Florida, so it’s not unreasonable that some of our neighbors would be burning their [...]
OK, so here’s the thing about electronic voting machines. The manufacturer says that it would be impossible to make one with a paper receipt because you’d worry about jamming and so on. Sounds reasonable, right? Well, the company in question is Diebold. Sound familiar? Chances are you see it on just about every ATM machine [...]
“The Emissary” is graphics intensive, but it’s beautiful. Especially the last page. (And I’ll save you some time. Yes, you navigate by clicking items on the page, but the order is the same no matter what you click.)
I really don’t have much to say here. Just that The HisTory of Michael Jackson’s face shows how he went from cute kid to inhuman … something. Not quite sure how to describe him now. Just that he scares me.
OK, I’ll bite. Kelly is running a contest to liven up her day. You gotta enter before 4:30pm TODAY, though. My guess is 302.
I’m trying desperately to get some work done, but I’m glad I took a break for the Attack Squirrel of Death. The story of a man, his motorcycle, and a very, very pissed off rodent.