• Archive for November, 2004


    by  • 11/15/2004 • life • 2 Comments

    Blogging is not an industry – it is a tool In the linked article, there is a quote from Jason Calacanis who states “What we’re saying is that if you mix advertising into your editorial, and have the writers getting paid to promote products, you are a whore. I don’t think that the right approach […]

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    Rumors of people being paid to “blog”

    by  • 11/15/2004 • geek, meta---ging • 1 Comment

    Okay, anyone who knows me knows that I think that the word “blog” is a dirty word. To me it implies that the writer was born after 1985 and may not have arrived at that point in life where they’re emotionally ready to move out of their parents’ basement. That said, I’ve sent off a […]

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    NCIX business services

    by  • 11/12/2004 • life • 0 Comments

    I’m sick of dealing with the lowest common denominator for hardware vendors. I have two main vendors I use – one for server equipment, and one for desktop equipment. I use the same desktop vendor that I buy my own components at; they’re super cheap, and they’re typically responsive, if not exactly the easiest to […]

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    Order your high explosives now…

    by  • 11/12/2004 • life, spam • 1 Comment

    Best spam caught in my spam trap yet. They sell C4 and rocket launchers, but they’ll only sell them to people who are 18 or older. That’s mighty responsible. The only thing that I can think of with this is that it’s an FBI sting operation, and this is what they’ve resorted to in order […]

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    The 14 Defining Characteristics Of Fascism

    by  • 11/3/2004 • humor • 1 Comment

    The 14 Defining Characteristics Of Fascism from Free Inquiry, Spring 2003 Dr. Lawrence Britt has examined the fascist regimes of Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto (Indonesia) and several Latin American regimes. Britt found 14 defining characteristics common to each: 1. Powerful and Continuing Nationalism – Fascist regimes tend to make constant use of […]

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    More Luke….

    by  • 11/1/2004 • life, spam • 0 Comments

    I’ve had a number of posts regarding this Luke guy, as have others. I know, I should just drop it, but I just had another comment added to my earlier post

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