Monthly Archive: June 2002

Yes, boys and girls… 0

Yes, boys and girls…

Yes, boys and girls, I just got back from a MONSTER TRUCK SHOW! (Who'dve thunk it?!) Christopher — my 5-year-old son — thinks Monster Trucks are downright cool, and there was a show tonight...

The ridiculous ruling of the 0

The ridiculous ruling of the

The ridiculous ruling of the 9th district court of appeals (that the Pledge of Allegiance is unconstitutional) made me bristle. Maybe it's just me, but I always understood that the “separation of church and...

Uggh. As you probably know, 0

Uggh. As you probably know,

Uggh. As you probably know, I own an ISP in Atlanta. We're a little company (about 250 customers), so we rely on reseller arrangements with bigger companies to offer certain services to our customers....

It’s funny how difficult it 0

It’s funny how difficult it

It's funny how difficult it is sometimes to come up with a topic. Sometimes, they just pop up and you can't help but write something. More often than not, it's just the process of...

Every now and then, a 1

Every now and then, a

Every now and then, a company will bowl me over with good service. Sadly, nowadays it happens very seldom. Hyroops Big & Tall men's store did it the other day. Here's the story: I'm...

Lands’ End is so cool. 0

Lands’ End is so cool.

Lands' End is so cool. They've got a link on every page of their website — “Ask a real person”. Click on it, plug in your phone number, and they'll call you while you're...

Toying with tools to make 0

Toying with tools to make

Toying with tools to make blogging simpler. First, I installed w.bloggar, but every time I tried to initialize it, it would fail with a java.lang.NullPointerException. So I downloaded blogBuddy, and it initialized everything OK...

Everybody (well, not everybody, but 0

Everybody (well, not everybody, but

Everybody (well, not everybody, but most of us that play on the web for a living) understands that one of the spammers favorite sources of email is…you guessed it…web pages. They have scads of...

Slick! I’m wading deeper and 0

Slick! I’m wading deeper and

Slick! I'm wading deeper and deeper into Movable Type. At this point, I'm about 85% certain that I will buy a commercial license and use it to manage the next version of Atl-Connect's website....