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Entries from March 2004

Not ‘Okay’ Sign

Tuesday, March 30th, 2004 · Comments Off on Not ‘Okay’ Sign

New Zealand Herald – Tyco mistrial bid fails despite juror’s hand signals: “Defence lawyers sought a mistrial after two news outlets – the New York Post and the Wall Street Journal’s website – identified one of the jurors who on Friday gave Kozlowski what the media reported as an ‘okay’ sign.” Poor, poor defense lawyers. […]

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New Look

Monday, March 29th, 2004 · Comments Off on New Look

Google suddenly has a new look this morning: More streamlined and clean, along with two new links incorporated into the results tab: Froogle and more >>, which leads to a page with a bunch of cool icons and the associated services. Perhaps the new look is in preparation for this year’s rumored IPO?

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Winners Circle

Sunday, March 28th, 2004 · Comments Off on Winners Circle

Today we enjoyed some beautiful sunshine here in Saratoga Springs. At Gaffney’s this afternoon:

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TypeKey: Comment Spam Be Gone

Sunday, March 28th, 2004 · Comments Off on TypeKey: Comment Spam Be Gone

TypeKey is the next generation of commenting on blogs. Basically, it’s a centralized blog commenting registration system — one registration and you can comment on any blog that leverages TypeKey. Officially, “TypeKey is a free, open system providing a central identity that anyone can use to log in and post comments on blogs and other […]

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No Parking on Door

Sunday, March 28th, 2004 · 1 Comment

Near Yummy Taco in Brooklyn:

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Yummy Taco

Sunday, March 28th, 2004 · Comments Off on Yummy Taco

Somewhere in Brooklyn:

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Home Shopping

Saturday, March 27th, 2004 · Comments Off on Home Shopping

Today is a good day so far. And it’s barely 1pm. Jen made a most excellent breakfast. I got a much-needed haircut. We just returned from viewing our first Saratoga Springs property as potential buyers. It was a really invigorating feeling. It was also a bit strange to walk through the rental units of the […]

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Tags: real estate

VGA vs. DVI Monitors

Thursday, March 25th, 2004 · 5 Comments

Update (4.14.2005): I ended up getting the DVI monitor (I actually use two side-by-side 17″ DVIs now) and it makes a WORLD of difference. If you’re debating whether or not to go DVI, do your eyes a favor and do it. I have a new Dell E172FP 17-inch Flat Panel Color Monitor. For about $130 […]

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Wednesday, March 24th, 2004 · Comments Off on March

Rest in peace, Aunt Patty. One year ago today my Aunt Patty passed away. We miss her. As I’ve written previously this month, there’s something about March. Big things always happen. Losing Patty, losing Nana, losing jobs, getting jobs. All part of the yin and yang of life. All closures. All new beginnings. Spring is […]

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Tuesday, March 23rd, 2004 · Comments Off on Peek-a-Boo

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