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AOL Blocks Links From LiveJournal

AOL Blocks Links From LiveJournal

Slashdot | AOL Blocks Links from LiveJournal“Last week, AOL began blocking all HTTP requests with ‘www.livejournal.com’ Referer headers. This is a common practice by image hosting sites to prevent off-site linking of their images and ‘bandwidth theft’. However,…
Bruce Chizen for Gov of Cali

Bruce Chizen for Gov of Cali

Is it too late to nominate Bruce Chizen for California Governor? To paraphrase Jack Kennedy, “A PDF on every website, and PostScript in every printer.”…
Fourth Crow Movie In Post Production

Fourth Crow Movie In Post Production

A Boy and His Bird News reports updates on the fourth The Crow movie, starring David Boreanaz (“Angel”, “Buffy, The Vampire Slayer”), Tara Reed (My Boss’s Daughter), and David Ortiz (“Miss Match”), is the fourth dark fantasy film…
Miramax:  Unfair Telling Friends Movie Stinks

Miramax: Unfair Telling Friends Movie Stinks

I’m very interested in, and more than a little amused by, Hollywood’s sudden disillussionment. Read the article (I’ve quoted the entire thing in Continued) and you’ll see the whining of Hollywood studio execs. Waah! Our big-budget marketing campaigns aren’t duping…
Shopping For Cell Service

Shopping For Cell Service

After an experience earlier this week with T-Mobile (formerly VoiceStream) Customer Service that still has be too incensed to rationally discuss it, I’m shopping for new wireless service. I refuse to give T-Mobile any more of my business. The choices,…
Welcome To Adobe GoLive

Welcome To Adobe GoLive

For the love of mike, folks, change the damn title! The below link will run a Google search for the phrase “welcome to Adobe GoLive”. It will give you more than 230,000 results! Google Search: “welcome to Adobe GoLive” Why?…
New Tools On This Blog

New Tools On This Blog

Subscribe to comments on my blog! Perform push-button formatting on your comments (and new posts even)! I’m very excited (but incredibly weary) after building into this here blog some new and cool features/plugins. They’re so cool, in fact, that I’m…
Piece of Web History

Piece of Web History

This seems so far away now, almost as far away as the invention of the printing press. I’m nostalgic and humbled at the same time. WWW-Talk Jan-Mar 1993: proposed new tag: IMG…
Metallica Sue Over E, F Chords

Metallica Sue Over E, F Chords

MTV.com – News – Metallica Sue Canadian Band over E, F Chords Metallica is such a pompous, self-important, power-mad band. Maybe if they put half as much energy into their bombastic, overblown, weakly written music, they might not have to…
Defacement Challenge… Anyone Hit?

Defacement Challenge… Anyone Hit?

Anyone hit by the web vandalism contest? From Web vandalism contest results unclear | CNET News.com:“While some 500 Internet addresses corresponding to defaced Web sites were submitted to Zone-H.org, the intermittent accessibility of the site meant that hundreds,…
Blogs Could Be Targets

Blogs Could Be Targets

I think blogs will be a pretty big target…“CNN.com – Will hackers attack 6,000 Web sites in 6 hours on July 6? – Jul. 3, 2003 WASHINGTON (AP) — The government and private technology experts warned Wednesday that…
Weapons of Mass Destruction, Google Style

Weapons of Mass Destruction, Google Style

Trust me for a minute. Follow these steps:Goto Google In the search blank type, without quotes: “weapons of mass destruction” Don’t hit “Google Search.” Instead, press “I’m Feeling Lucky” Read. Laugh. Hit me with a trackback ;-)…
Going (Ding)Bat-ty

Going (Ding)Bat-ty

From here, kadyellebee: “fontyness” June 28, 2003, I wound up following a trail that led me to an incredible dingbat and fleuron resource here: FontGarden Dingbats.Sample from FontGarden.com’s dingbatsMost of the dingbats are freeware. A few are inexpensive…
It’s The Little Things (Echo)

It’s The Little Things (Echo)

In the replies to last week’s Saturday Slant Jewdez mentioned the fact that, in the screen shot of My Current Desktop, my taskbar replacement is shown to have a minimized browser parked on Jewdez’s blog. First, I wasn’t aware until…
MP3s Here, MP3s There, MP3s Everywhere!

MP3s Here, MP3s There, MP3s Everywhere!

I discovered today that I have over 5,000 MP3s–27 Gigabytes!–spread across three harddrives. Enough is enough. I’m positive that a fair portion of them are duplicates. But how am I to tell without crawling them one at a time? Afterall,…
Office Space Soundboard

Office Space Soundboard

The people I work with worship the film Office Space. They seemingly never tire of quoting Gary Cole’s manager character. In their honor I post this, Office Space Soundboard, as found through Michelle’s Everything under the Sun.…