So Many Blogospheres

People talk about the blogosphere like it is monolithic. Generally when they say some discussion is hot in the blogosphere they mean the blogosphere they read. But there are some many different blogospheres. Groups of blogs that talk about similar things. The proof of this is when you find a blog you’ve never seen before…

10K Kindof

I got to the race bright and early and signed up for the 10K. The first mile was the worst. My calves hurt like crazy. I ended up having to walk part of the way. I was at the very back of the pack. Ya da ya da. The only thing that kept me going…

5K or 10K

Going to run a race in the morning. They have a 5K and a 10K. 10K is a second loop of the 5K. Cost is the same, so I could just pay and choose to keep running to not. I’m thinking I need to go longer. 10K would be a new distance record for me….

The Power of Context

I’m reading “The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference” by Malcolm Gladwell because it has come up again and again in the blogosphere. “The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference” (Malcolm Gladwell) I’m just at the end of the first chapter “The Three Rules of Epidemics”. They…

Stephen J. Cannell

I mentioned before that Stephen J. Cannell was comming to the Alamo Drafthouse and we were planning to go. But I haven’t blogged about it. So here goes. Houston’s Alamo Drafthouse is way the heck out west. But we got there. Stephen was signing books when we got there and we chose not to stand…

Keyword Checker

I found this page where they will analyze a page like a search engine would and rank the keywords the engine would find. The interesting thing is when pointing to Reactate the word Blog is at the top of the list. This is because it is used in the template for every page alot. Now…

Open In FireFox

My favorite browser in the whole world is OmniWeb. But it ain’t all there. There are a number of pages it doesn’t render right or at all. Sometimes these same pages are screwed up in Safari, as well. Normally everything works in FireFox, but FireFox is ugly and doesn’t have a tab drawer. Of course…