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Thursday, June 19, 2008


Just after midnight this morning, I finally retried downloading FF-2.
Talk about being a "Happy Camper". And it recovered all my themes, extensions, add-ons and bookmarks. I was dreading having to go find all that again. And my passwords. All stored on FF but not IE. Of course, I have most of those saved in a folder in my gmail account, but still...

The world as we know it comes to an end. Society falls. The world of Mad Max reigns. How do you plan on getting around? Here is a listing of the Top-10 vehicles for the apocalyptic future.

Back in 1951, UK engineers created the first ever computer created digital music. Here is an analog recording of the milestone event.

There have been a lot of stories about skunks on the web of late. First Lori (our favorite G'nightgirl), at This Just In, had problems at work. Then an Ohio family found a nest of them under their home. And now one snuck aboard a plane in Miami.

Please note that I have avoided all the possible puns associated with this.

Which really stinks.

A federal appeals court has made it more difficult for employers to snoop legally on e-mails and text messages their workers send from company accounts.

On this date, in 1846, the New York Knickerbocker Club played the New York Club in the first baseball game at the Elysian Field, Hoboken, New Jersey. It was the first organized baseball game.

Also, in 1917, during World War I, King George V ordered the British royal family to dispense with German titles and surnames. On July 17, 1917, the family took the name "Windsor."

"Let's all be careful out there!"