Archive for October, 2005


Sunday, October 23rd, 2005

Braved the chilly but sunny weather this morning to go out pumpkin picking (or choosing) as the case may be. Picked some pumpkins and braved a zoo of straw animals. Take a look at this croc….

e-commerce and rss

Wednesday, October 12th, 2005

Why don’t more e-commerce sites use RSS? A few have beta feeds, but it doesn’t seem widespread.

More cheese, Gromit?

Wednesday, October 12th, 2005

Wallace and Gromit: Curse of the Were-Rabbit Two thumbs up. Plenty of humor for kids and adults alike. May contain nuts.

My most favorite band of all time

Saturday, October 8th, 2005

is radiohead. Sure, I may listen to others, but they’re not the same. Anyway, just so you know, the guys of radiohead are all up on this Internet thing and even have a blog.

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Saturday, October 8th, 2005

Women, do self exams, get Mammograms if you’re over 40 and most of all, be proactive about your health!

A losing battle

Wednesday, October 5th, 2005

Here’s why we’re not winning the spam wars. This dude is offering a server based in China for a mere $599/mo.

And spam-assassin never flagged this. The Beijing based IP only shows up in a few spam databases.

Subject: BP mail Server
Date: October 5, 2005 9:53:59 AM EDT
To: [my email]
Envelope-To: [my email]
Delivery-Date: Wed, 05 Oct 2005 09:54:05 -0400
Received: from [my mailserver] by [my mailserver] with local-bsmtp (Exim 4.52) id 1EN9if-0003oK-3M for [my email]; Wed, 05 Oct 2005 09:54:05 -0400
Received: from [] (port=1409 by [my mailserver] with smtp (Exim 4.52) id 1EN9ib-0003nO-RT for [my email]; Wed, 05 Oct 2005 09:54:05 -0400

Dear [my email]:

BulletProof server:

Fresh IPs
1024MB RAM
Dedicated 100M fiber
Unlimited Data Transfer
Any software
Based China
US$599.00 per month

May use the server for:

Bulk web Hosting
Direct Mail

We also supply email list according to your
order and sending out your message for you.
Looking forward to do business with you.
Server Team