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New version, new theme, new etc...

Posted 08-15-2008 at 12:25 AM by Tom

I'm glad to say the upgrade went rather well. It was the first major upgrade since the db broke 3 gigs, and for some reason I always worry something horrible is going to happen. Well, not this time.

Two of the most notable new features are the blogs, and the groups. The blogs are off to ehh *cough* great start. and the groups, well, they're awesome.

There are still a few more things in the works. The next thing on my list is setting up the...
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New Olympic Slogan

Posted 08-14-2008 at 11:31 PM by notmyfriends

If these sports were good, you'd watch them more than once every 4 years.

That said, onto the real news for the night: Where does Swiss Chalet get the nerve to raise their prices again? Ordered delivery tonight and for 2 meals (a pot pie and a warm sandwich with sides) after a tip it was over $30. Seriously? How can family afford to happen at Swiss Chalet anymore? If only I wasn't too lazy to expand my home ordering past what can be done online instead of by phone....
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Re-Repost to My Blog

Posted 08-13-2008 at 11:35 PM by notmyfriends

Just a quick note to show that I always follow through on promises.

That's it. And now don't any of you dare try to say you can tell anything by the pixels, etc, or you will face my wrath next. It's flawless.
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Business reading

Posted 08-13-2008 at 09:50 AM by campbell

Links for myself so I can get them from anywhere....

Harvard Business Publishing - blogs, podcasts... always trying to sell you articles

Working Knowledge @ Harvard Business - research papers... free!
Interesting authors: Groysberg, Merton

Knowledge@Wharton - some good stuff, but slow on updates, very nitty-gritty

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Repost to my Blog

Posted 08-12-2008 at 10:11 PM by notmyfriends

A comment on my first entry begged yet another question: Why are most people so scared of change? The real question goes deeper than the originating thought, which was the age old question of contemporary language usages doing battle with modern interpretations and exactly how wide-spread must a "slang" usage be to become justified. I think in this case you'd be hard pressed these days to find people adhering to the antiquated definition, but I admire the fervor of those who try to keep...
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