Archive for December 2008

A new look for this site

Friday, December 5, 2008

The good – You don’t have to provide an email address to post a comment

The bad – But you still have to type in the reCAPTCHA message code

The ugly – If I receive too many “inappropriate” comments—spam, profanity, etc.—I will revert back to requiring an email address

 

Exactly one week ago, I installed WordPress, set up this blog site, and posted my first message, “Welcome to my blog.” Since then I have posted a few more messages, and done a lot of research about WordPress in general, and WordPress themes in specific. Although I know enough HTML and CSS to be dangerous, I am a total beginner with WordPress and PHP.

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Shattering Plexiglas

Monday, December 1, 2008

The good – Hopefully, this will be the event that “shatters the Plexiglas”

The bad – His self-destructive behavior may put his NFL career in jeopardy, and land him in prison

The ugly – Unfortunately, children, teens, and young adults look up to him, and other professional athletes and entertainers, as role models

 

In the latest edition of “How to destroy a very lucrative, multi-million dollar a year career,” New York Giants wide receiver Plaxico (“Plexiglas”) Burress stated that he “accidently shot himself in the leg” at a nightclub in midtown Manhattan. Why was he carrying a gun?

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