Dane Carlson, defender of justice…

Dane gives the scammers the one-two to the jaw. Don’t be afraid of scammers My mother-in-law posted a classified ad for an old computer on a local website, and someone tried to scam her. I told her to play along. The scammer mailed us a check, and I even spoke to him over the phone…

Can you say “sour grapes”?…

Aren’t we all getting tired of comments like this Dave? Congratulations to the Blogger folk on getting their Blog This functionality embedded in the Google toolbar. Should have used the Blogger API so it would work with all blogging tools, but that’s just my opinion of course. [Scripting News] Maybe I’m the only one this…

Parsing RSS with PHP…

While browsing about creating an RSS feed I came across this great article for creating an parsing RSS using PHP.

Summer cleaning…

Ok. Pack up your crap and head over to Jennifer’s site. Sounds like she’s going to be having a yard sale soon. I’ve gotta say, her site is definitely worth visiting on a Daily basis and will have to move to the Daily Reads column. Great picture, great layout. Like it a lot. If you…

10 things I like about being on vacation…

Here’s a short list of the 10 things I like about being on vacation. 2 pm cappucino breaks. Ability to read 3 chapters while in the bathroom. I don’t have to turn Instant Messenger on. 2 am cappucino breaks. My computer. Abiltiy to sit around in my underwear all day if I want. Don’t have…

Hoax emails and some good advice…

Horst tackles one of my pet peeves, hoax emails. Does it mention Microsoft? If yes, it’s a hoax. Does it tell you to send it to everybody you know? If yes, it’s a hoax. Does it promise you money? If yes, it’s a hoax. [The Aardvark Speaks]

HTTP request error…

From the Bitch, Rant, and Rave department: What the hell has happened with Weblogs.com. Pinging is starting to cause HTTP request errors. I’ve talked to several other MT users and they’re getting the same problem. I wonder if Radio Userland people are having this problem? It’s too bad if this is something that is being…

Truth be known…

Truth be known, we came home early from camping because I was out of coffee. I gots my priorities in order. 😉

Et tu Billy Corgan?…

WTH is with Billy Corgan and Zwan? When did Smashing Pumpkins break up? It’s not like it sounds different than Smashing Pumpkins. What’s even better is that if you go to smashingpumpkins.com you get redirected to the Zwan website.

A little reading…

What am I going to be doing for my vacation since our camping plans have been canceled? So far I’ve managed to spend the day getting my haircut with my wife and visiting my sister. I’ve also picked up a copy of Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix. Chapter 4 already and I…