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Archive for March, 2006

More Outlook woes…

Wednesday, March 8th, 2006

As i’ve mentioned before, my workplace uses Outlook and Exchange as their email platform. Personally, I would rather use nearly any other email client before choosing Outlook. Unfortunately, in a corporate environment we don’t always have much choice. The most recent problem? It comes down to email formats; you’ve all seen the HTML, Rich text [...]

Ethics, probes, scandals… here we go again?

Wednesday, March 8th, 2006

A little old already but I thought it should be said. Those seem to be the buzzwords of today’s politicians. Reports like Ethics commissioner to probe Harper over Emerson, and Emerson apologizes, defends defection. It only took a day and the Conservatives had made these sort of headlines. Why do these yahoos running our country [...]

How much is poop worth?

Wednesday, March 8th, 2006

http://www.workpoop.com/ Ever wonder how much you make while you poop? These guys have a handy tracker that will tell you. Just plain silly… I wish I had the time these developers appear to have.

Web 2.0 Validator

Wednesday, March 8th, 2006

This is just plain silly but what the hell… http://web2.0validator.com/ My website manages to score a 14, and my blog ranks as a 9. Which is a little misleading when maps.google.com, 37signals.com and flickr.com manage a 5, 6 and 3 out of 46. The “mighty validator” broke when trying to validate my wiki – as [...]

The Simpsons come to life

Monday, March 6th, 2006

MAKERS of the hit cartoon The Simpsons have a filmed the show’s opening titles using real actors. The Simpsons come to life

George W Bush Impression

Wednesday, March 1st, 2006

Got this in my inbox today, marked as “Best Bush impression ever”. One thing is for sure, it’s definitely very well done. You be the judge. http://prisonplanet.com/articles/march2006/010306Bush.htm