Monthly Archives: September 2008

SubText import: 12 down, 128 to go

Continuing with my import from a failed SubText 2.0 upgrade, I’ve completed the import of my DasBlog entries.  Today I started importing the SubText entries.  With 12 down and 128 to go, it still feels like there is a ton … Continue reading

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How to survive an economic crisis?

I am hearing so much talk about the bailout, failure of the bailout, failure of the financial markets, and the impending doom we are all promised is rolling up our driveways.  However, I find myself not alone from my friends … Continue reading

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Technical Blog Reborn

After the loss of my SubText blog following an failed upgrade, I am restarting my technical blog here at WordPress.  I’m going to spend the next couple of weeks migrating my existing articles over before I get going again on … Continue reading

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Book list

For those who are interested I posted a new page containing the list of books I’m currently reading or have read recently.  WordPress has the rather nice feature of allowing either a post (chronological and listed here in the blog) … Continue reading

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An escalator to nowhere

I was pondering the US$700 billion bailout package for the U.S. financial institutions this morning and couldn’t help but think of Gravina Island.  The fact that we aren’t giving any incentive for borrowers to change their habits by simply bailing … Continue reading

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Second day back on the job…

So begins my second day back from vacation.  I’m still feeling the effects of the cold I picked up on the plane on the way back home.  I’m drugged up on Theraflu and DayQuil, which makes the effects of the … Continue reading

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Migration Part I – Complete

The first part of my blog migration has now been completed.  The posts from May 1st 2006 to April 18th 2007 have been successfully migrated to this blog.  Thanks to a lot of manual link cleaning and image relocation work, … Continue reading

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Back from vacation

Meaghan and I landed at Portland International Airport yesterday afternoon, thus concluding our vacation to England.  We had a truly superb time visiting with my parents, my sister and brother in law, and of course our two nephews Ethan and … Continue reading

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Brain drag- running on empty…

I couldn’t sleep very well last night and so at about 04:45 I decided to just give it up and start my day early.  It felt great to have been productive before 06:30 even rolled around.  However, now at 12:15 … Continue reading

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Awesome 3 day weekend

Meaghs and I had a great three-day weekend.  We did nothing special other than hang out together and have some fun.  We spent some time at the mall, played a bit of Warcraft, and enjoyed each other’s company.  It was … Continue reading

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