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And the world calms…

So, the doors have closed on the men’s World Cup, and we must all wait another 4 years for the mixture of glory, hype, and fun, it all brings…Oh well, I’m keeping my chin up. I can’t forget that it’s only another 8 months until March Madness! My money’s on Princeton (jk). It’s only a little less than a year away from when Houston and San Antonio could possibly be in the NBA title hunt as they stop LA’s wish for four. (*cross your fingers, we can only hope*) And who could forget that it’s only a year until Pete the Great Sampras can try for his eighth Wimbledon crown or the elusive French Open title. But most importantly, it’s only a week until Dr. Meter Reader runs the biggest race of his young 2-year-old life. Let’s hope he’s healthy. I’m going to have to take my seester’s advice and start a Dr. Meter Reader devotion page.

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I suck at this weblog thing

Hey! I’m back! The whole idea of a weblog is that it’s suppose to be kind of a daily journal, but it seems it’s been two weeks since my last entry. Oh well, I doubt too many people are reading this anyway. I’ve also beefed up the weblog a little. Basically taking care of template changes that weren’t done when I changed the look of the site.

I don’t know about you, but I am still coming down from the World Cup hype. The US actually made it to the quarterfinals! I think that’s quite an achievement for a country that calls the sport by the wrong name. Anyways, I read a great article the other day by Buck Harvey. As we triumphed in soccer, a sport not exactly America’s game, other countries are infiltrating our American sports. What we can’t be the best at everything? 🙂 Read the article if I’m confusing you. Tata.

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A New Look….

Wow! I just completed an intensive revamp of the main page of my site. Do you like it? Please try to ignore the fact that a few links are broken, etc. I also don’t have all of the weblog pages formatted yet. All in time… For those who are interested, compare this page with the old one. Quite a contrast I must say. I also aim to do a revamp of my guestbook. It was programmed in coldfusion and perl when I was a novice at both, so don’t judge my programming skills based solely on that app.

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More webpage work…

So, I’ve been inspired to work on my webpage. Partly because I’m really bored with the current colors, and partly because I keep finding cool CSS tricks I want to use. That will probably have to wait until this weekend though. I think a complete revamp is in order. Essentially, everyone will have to ignore the construction on this site. If anyone has any ideas for a color scheme I should use, email me.

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And the construction continues…

I’m continuing to work on my webpage though it is entirely a work in progress. I am feeling better about my project for work and am even a bit excited about where it’s going. I’m getting more feedback now, and it’s helping the process…A LOT. I’m really beginning to master XHTML, and I am really getting into CSS. Well, this post is much more positive than yesterday’s. Good.

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A Work In Progress

So, I’ve been having a lot of fun (note the sarcasm) getting this blog to look right. I’ve come to the conclusion that it’s really time consuming to revamp a webpage (like I didn’t know this before though). Am mentally exhausted from doing tedious web development all day (for work not play). XHTML is a good idea, in theory, but can be difficult to learn to program html the “correct” way. Anyways, I think I have it whipped…