Over One Million Served!

Let me begin by apologizing for my long silence here. I've been lazy, with a touch of busy. But whatever, it's my page, I can take a couple months off if I want to. Although I will say this, I had been watching my blog stats for awhile there, keeping track of where I was…

Chuck Norris and Mountain Dew

So check this out. I'm really not sure what happened on March 6, 7, 8 or thereabouts to cause such a spike in the number of visits to this modest little blog of mine, but all I can guess is that it has to do with the commercial featuring Chuck Norris chasing down two internet…

Akismet Spam

So WordPress has this filter that catches spam from solicitors posting comments that are full of links to various pharmacutical websites, or porn websites, or insurance websites, or really any website that's selling anything. Some of these comments are just blatant, with a whole list of links to various places. But the fun spam comments…

Google me tickled.

Within the administrative sections of WordPress blogs, there are all sorts of lists of stats that tell the owner of that blog how many views each post gets a day, and so on. But one of the other things it tells you is the Google searches that have led web surfers to your site. The…

What’s in a name?

So, as you may have noticed, I finally settled on a name for my blog. "Because the World Is Round." I should hold a contest to see who can tell me where I got that from. Of course, I don't have anything to give away as a prize, so it would be a pretty meaningless…

Hello world!

So. Here I am. Blogging. Blog. Blog. Blog. My thanks to Glenda for the invite. I'll try to make you proud. First I must think of something clever to say. Like, "if my aunt had balls she'd be my uncle."