Monthly Archives: September 2012

I Dreamed of Rattlesnakes

I dreamed of rattlesnakes last night. Rattlesnakes were everywhere in my house, many kinds. When I got too close, they would rattle and hiss like crazy. At first, I was a little scared because, you know, rattlesnakes. Then, I almost … Continue reading

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Reader Question: Can I go back to my old Facebook profile from Timeline?

 Yesterday, I received my first reader question: I had decided not to change my profile page over to the Timeline. I received a notice from Facebook that on August 16th, I would automatically be changed over, and would I like … Continue reading

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There is This Thing Called Google (How to Avoid Unnecessary Hostility Online)

Disclaimer: This blog is entitled “There is This Thing Called Google,” but I don’t want anyone to feel like I’m leaving out Yahoo, Bing, or any other search engine you may prefer. Have you ever seen something like this? I … Continue reading

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Saving the World One Dress at a Time (Continued)

A few weeks ago, I published a post entitled “Saving the World One Dress at a Time.”  Within that post, I announced that I purchased a dress through The Hunger Site and that my purchase helped feed the hungry.  The … Continue reading

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HOAX: ATM Pin Reversal (with suggested alternatives)

Have you ever seen a post similar to the photo to the left?Don’t believe it. This hoax is important to call out because people in this situation will likely put false hope into an ATM function that does not work. … Continue reading

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