This is the real deal, a heavy cast iron ball and chain with a locking leg shackle! [...] the shackle is large enough to fit most children's or adult legs
Is it just me or is it disturbing to find a cast iron ball that can be filled with “sand or lead weights” and whose description explicitly mentions that it will fasten to a child’s ankle?
Two of the biggest problems I see are (1) people using images without attribution and (2) people embedding a link to an image on my site without making it link to me, so that I'm paying for the bandwidth and not getting much benefit. So I've started watermarking the images, as unobtrusively as I can.
Every now and then I look around for a program for GNU/Lunix™ under GNOME that digitize a music CD (e.g. to flac, ogg or even mp3) with high quality/reliability, but can also play the CD at the same time.
Usually people tell me there's some long and fearsome-looking gstreamer pipeline that can do it. Maybe I need to break down and learn how to work with gstreamer pipelines, but is there something better?
Peace - the PX monogram of Jesus Christ, from Chi and Rho, the first two letters of his name in Greek. Even though Jesus was not Greek but Palestinian, the early Christians in Rome used this sign and it's stuck ever since. This Christian symbol appears on the front cover of a book I bought in Paris recently (as one does. . . ?) and would be entirely appropriate for a Christmas card. Or an Easter sign for that matter.
1730s definition of “Snow” is much cuter than the real thing - or at least, we’re pretty fed up of snow out here.
- W3CMrs XML, 2001 - present
- Groveware1997 - 1999
- SoftQuad Inc.1989 - 1997
- Unixsys (UK) / Andor Systems1986 - 1989
I live in rural Ontario, in Prince Edward County (Quinte region, near Milford).
- The University of WarwickComputer Science, 1981 - 1984
- Samuel Whitbread Upper School and Community College1977 - 1981
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