Thus is the danger of over-automating your life. I long-ago configured Unroll.me to bundle up messages from my hosting provider as well as several of the services and plugins I use on this site. I check Unroll.me messages…. occasionally, but not often. As a result, I missed several notifications: that my account with a spam-comment filter service had lapsed, that my site was being moved into a suspended state by my hosting provider for excessive spam comments, and the replies to my inquiries to that some hosting provider about what happened to my site.
So now we’re back up and running with a new and improved spam filter.
Dear Trump Supporters,I voted for you. Not your guy, you. Your guy won; my gal lost. Which means, I'm afraid, that you lost. I'm a college educated, white-collar, technology professional. I'm gonna be fine in a Trump presidency. You... well things are going to be harder for you. Let me tell you how this is […]
Since Kennedy destroyed Nixon in the 1960 Presidential Debate (unless you were listening on the radio, in which case Nixon smashed Kennedy) a great deal of thought has gone into how debates are structured and the subtle details thereof. Rarely, however, do we get a behind-the-scenes look at how that process works. At the time […]
Since the shooting of nine parishioners in a church in South Carolina by a self-avowed white supremacist earlier this month a great deal has been said and written on the subject of the Confederate Flag and its place in American - and particularly Southern - culture. A Confederate flag flies over the capitol of South […]