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It’s not a Beauty Pageant

I’ve just put up the all redesigned Ms. Wheelchair America website. If anybody sees any problems with it, please let me know. It is now hot. In June we had no 90 degree days, some sort of record. It was…
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Cables and MT

Last weekend I moved everything around, disconnected and connected everything, and tied it all up real pretty-like. This week, lo and behold, my wireless connection, previously steady as a rock, drops every 30 seconds or so. Little lights continue to…
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Cold Midsummer’s Day—or—I am So Gullible

Day before yesterday I look at the paper, it says “High: 81°F”. It’s a little overcast, but that happens a lot, and it burns off by mid-morning. Fat chance. If it got above 65°F, I’ll eat that newspaper. I was…
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Home Office Woes

The computers-in-the-family-room situation is driving me nuts. We currently have one desktop computer, one printer and one laptop sharing a six foot table with the networking gear (hub, dsl modem, wireless access point) and miscellaneous other computer junk (palm pilot…
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Vive la France

The Country Quiz: You’re France! Most people think you’re snobby, but it’s really just that you’re better than everyone else. At least you’re more loyal to the real language, the fine arts, and the fine wines than anyone else. You…
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Bush fails the Segway Test

Bush fails the Segway Test, sure to join a long line of Presidential gaffes, including the world-famous Killer Rabbit incident.