April 2006 Archive

enough, already

29 April 2006, 8:01 pm
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Bear Versus Shark
Big Bear
Minus the Bear
Tiger Bear Wolf
Volcano the Bear

Bear Versus Shark
Sharks and Minnows
We Versus the Shark

AIDS Wolf
December Wolves
Hour of the Wolf
Tiger Bear Wolf
We Are Wolves
Wolfbrigade
Wolf Colonel
Wolfie
Wolf Mother
Wolf Parade
Wolves

Almost all still extant or active within this century. Lots of indie/noise/math/metal. Heavily eastern seaboard, with some northward bias.

And, yeah, I like many of these bands to […]

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dissenting opinion

29 April 2006, 7:44 pm
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I think “Wii” is quite possibly a great name.
Why? Because everyone from Seth Godin to my friend Flashhe is writing about how terrible it is.
Result: the product name is more firmly embedded in my cranium than anything else in its line since, oh, I dunno, the Atari 2600.
Crypto marketing at its finest.

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“I want to finish my career as a Red Sox player”

11 April 2006, 2:17 pm
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Aw, yeah. He seems like such a gentleman. And we like his salsa, too.

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firefox navigation toolbar disappears

2 April 2006, 2:27 pm
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In the hopes that this post might save someone else from wasting as much time as I did this morning and afternoon. . .
Symptoms

Firefox navigation toolbar disappeared.

Checking un/checking it from View/Toolbars had no effect
View/Toolbars/Customize. . ./Restore Default Set had no effect
I tried making a new custom toolbar and putting the default elements in it. I couldn’t get my new […]

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