Monthly Archives: January 2007

Barack Obama: the next President?

From what little I have seen from this man, I must say that I like him a lot. If the election were today, I would vote for him hands down. He is articulate, well schooled, and has a (seemingly) good … Continue reading

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Attack of the school loans

I received a letter from my Sallie Mae telling me that I am behind on my payments. This, in and of itself is not a strange occurrence. Except that I don’t have any loans currently with Sallie Mae. So I … Continue reading

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FedEx API woes

At the time of this writing, I am working on the site of a client that wants to add FedEx shipping estimates and options to their checkout. It sounds simple enough, right? Wrong. Very, very wrong. The API that one … Continue reading

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Blogsvertise

So I find Blogsvertise while doing a search for getting paid to blog. I was looking for a fairly easy way to generate some extra income and this was one of the better services that I found. If you want … Continue reading

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Fairness and Equality

OK. So my wife is sick with something (she still won’t tell me what). She was in bed all day yesterday and most of the morning. She was pretty much immobile except she did make french toast because I wasn’t … Continue reading

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Attack of the Germs (or bugs, or viruses, or whatever)

Once again, my whole family is sick. And I, for some reason, escape the germ warfare (so to speak) uninfected (knock on wood). My wife woke up this morning in a bad way. She was nauseous and not at all … Continue reading

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Spoke too soon

Well, It looks like I spoke too soon. I bought a pack of smokes last night. Maybe I need one of those shocking collars or something so that everytime i light a smoke, it causes pain or an annoyance.

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I Quit!

No, not my life or job or anything. I quit smoking today. Mostly, I quit because I didn’t want to get my kids or wife sick (even though I never smoked around them). But a major contributing factor was the … Continue reading

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Trouble in Guise town

Here is an update to my rather heated rant about my wifes decision to leave me that I wrote earlier this week. On Monday evening, late, my daughter got ill. She was throwing up (which is not at all pleasant … Continue reading

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Firefox 2.0 vs Internet Explorer 7

I really though that this was going to be a really huge deal. So much was toted about both new browser versions that I was near foaming at the mouth for the releases. I am an avid Firefox user and … Continue reading

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