Archive for June, 2008

Spam Insidy.

Monday, June 23rd, 2008

There’s a particularly insidious kind of comment spam nowadays, one that cannot be defeated by automated measures such as captcha. I’ve been noticing more and more of it on, and I’m sure other web site admins are experiencing the same wave. I don’t know if this phenomenon has a name yet; perhaps you can […]

It’s over.

Tuesday, June 3rd, 2008

It’s over. I don’t mean the Democratic Primary, I mean the general election. The whole thing. Barack Obama is going to walk over John McCain like a piece of gum on the sidewalk. Why? Watching John McCain speak tonight, I was reminded of a principle my Go teachers often mentioned: don’t make a move to […]