For some time, now, I’ve been thinking of moving this blag off of my private server and onto someone else’s network. The straw that finally broke out a pack of Camels was when, a few months ago, someone exploited a vulnerability in WordPress, and posted a couple of spam articles (without, it goes without saying,… Continue reading I’m Back, Baby!
On Monday, in a post entitled “Surgeon General Pick Is Excellent“, BillDo wrote: President Obama picked the right person to be the new Surgeon General. Dr. Benjamin is a hero to all those victimized by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita. Her tireless and selfless efforts are a model for all physicians. Dr. Benjamin is an African-American… Continue reading I Am the Very Model of a Single-Issue Demagogue
I keep thinking that Unicode has everything, but it turns out that it doesn’t. In particular, there’s a collection of emoji that’s been proposed, but hasn’t been approved by the powers that be. The reason I bring this up is that recently, the pope made some remarkably boneheaded comments; naturally, people pointed and laughed, because… Continue reading Unicode and the Pope