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Two New Monitors For Me! W00T!

I just bought two, count ‘em, two new 22″ Samsung 2232BW+ LCD monitors for my office. That’s them in the photo below. I am replacing two 21″ CRT’s that weigh about 100 pounds each; one was a Sony and the other was … Continue reading

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Digging On WordPress

As I said earlier today, I switched my blog over from Blosxom to WordPress, and so far, I am really loving it. I’ve installed several plugins that let me do cool things, and it’s just a very well-thought-out platform. I … Continue reading

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Moved From Blosxom to WordPress

I switched my blog from Blogger.com to Blosxom way back in December 2002. On the whole, Blosxom has served me well, but certain things just didn’t work with it, or worked, but with lots of effort. For example, while I have been … Continue reading

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Netflix Is Keeping Profiles

A couple of week ago, Netflix announced that they were dropping the feature called “profiles.” With profiles, you could setup separate sub-accounts for other family members, and assign some number of DVD’s to each profile. We’re on the four-at-a-time plan, … Continue reading

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Setup With SliceHost

Some of you know that I left Jobkabob at the beginning of June, to work for Spectrum K12 School Solutions. It’s going well, thanks. For the past three years or so, my blog has been hosted on a Jobkabob server, … Continue reading

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I Tried Out For Jeopardy, But I’m Not Expecting a Call…

I’m a huge fan of Jeopardy, and a few weeks ago I got an email from them telling me that on January 29, there would be an online test for East Coast people who wanted to try out. I decided … Continue reading

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Snow in Georgia

It’s snowing in Georgia right now. Big, fat flakes falling fast. None sticking to the streets, but cars, grass and houses are collecting lots of it. We’re only expecting a few more hours of falling flakes, but it sure is … Continue reading

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Ancient Food In the Pantry

I got industrious tonight and decided to clean out our pantry. It’s been a while and it took a very long time with many trips to the outside trash can. But one item really caught my attention. Watch the video … Continue reading

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My First Seesmic! Woot!

I’ve had an account on Seesmic for a few weeks now, but just a crappy HP webcam, that didn’t work all that well with my Mac. The biggest problem was lack of a mic. So I bought a USB mic … Continue reading

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Happy New Year!

We went out and shot off some fireworks for NYE. I took some photos with my iPhone and I am astounded at how well they came out. Check them out. I took some fireworks photos using a “real” camera at … Continue reading

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