Archive for date: October 6, 2005

Creationism in the Supreme Court

October 6, 2005 | News | By: Mark VandeWettering

Panda’s Thumb reports on the ties between Supreme Court Nominee Harriet Miers and creationism. The Valley View Christian Church that she attends apparently has a webpage which links to The Creation Evidence Museum, run by Carl Baugh, a creationist so absurd that even Answers In Genesis can’t accept his conclusions. Apparently it’s not just Roe […]


October 6, 2005 | Blogging, General | By: Mark VandeWettering

I remember reading Russell Beattie’s blog, where he said that merely by posting something about the Apple or Macintosh, his traffic doubled or tripled or something. If I was using Adsense or something, then the recent back and forth I’ve been doing with Scoble might make me a few cents. As it is, I have […]

Note to self: beware portupgrade -R!

October 6, 2005 | General | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, last night I decided to try to fix a dangling problem with out of date versions of ImageMagick for one application completely unrelated to my webserver by running portupgrade. Net result: it fubarred mod_perl somehow, and that borked my webserver, which is why it was down for ten hours or so. Sorry for the […]