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For tomorrow…

The staff and I (pfft!) will be taking the day off tomorrow, but we’ll rustle up something for your enjoyment in a short Slinks-like format. I feel for the poor bastards who have to work today. And for all of … Continue reading

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Announcement

WordPress offered up an update today to the 3.5 version. Bragged about was the new and highly improved and faster image interface. Well… it doesn’t seem to work as stated. Also, there are some minor issues with the video embeds. … Continue reading

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Slinks

Today’s Slinks were posted yesterday for some reason. You can view them here. Sorry ’bout that.

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Announcement

A family issue has arisen that will require me to be away from the site for a day, maybe two. I’m not losing interest, I assure you. But my family comes first. I apologize for the lack of upcoming posts … Continue reading

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Disaster

This afternoon, a freak rainstorm came through Morris accompanied by gale winds and a huge downpour. The winds took out a large branch on the tree in front of my house, taking with it the phone and cable connections. I … Continue reading

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Experiment

This week the site will be testing the effectiveness of spreading out the daily posts over time. Each of the six posts will be spaced an hour apart based on the recommendation of an avid SPT reader. Also, other minor … Continue reading

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Trouble…

I’ve been experiencing some difficulties with videos from Vimeo. After embedding in a post, the preview shows a blank white area. Clicking in the area most times causes the video to be seen in its space, but sometimes the video … Continue reading

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Brownout

It’s January 18th and on this day, some major websites such as Wikipedia and Reddit have promised to go dark in protest of the proposed SOPA/PIPA legislation. SixPackTech is no where near as popular as these sites but we still … Continue reading

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A quick note

All of todays videos were embedded using the new plugin on the site. The vids should all be viewable on mobile devices. Please let me know if there are any problems viewing, either on the desktop or on your device. … Continue reading

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Frankly speaking

There is trouble afoot with the Babes in the sidebar. The new pictures in the sidebar widget will not translate to the html on the server. Tonight I’ve spent over an hour trying to figure out what was wrong in … Continue reading

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Crap!

Terrible evening at SPT headquarters this day of Sunday. Comcast went down about 8:30 until after midnight. On top of that, the posts database crashed again. Sadly, time does not permit a full load of posts and I apologize. I … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving!

SixPackTech will be taking the day off for obvious reasons. Good food and a house full of offspring are just down the pike. We’ll be back shite and briny for Friday and pick up right where we left off. But … Continue reading

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Happy Anniversary, Presurfer

The Presurfer weblog is celebrating its 10th anniversary today. The Presurfer International Headquarters is closed for today. I’m having a party right now! It’s not a big party because there’s just me. But I’m wearing a funny little hat and … Continue reading

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Frankly speaking

My humblest apologies. Most of the left sidebar has been wiped out due to some HTML experiment on my part and perhaps some misunderstanding between me and the workings of WP-Super Cache. WordPress had a lot to do with it … Continue reading

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A quick note

Google’s YouTube service has been spotty all morning. Many of the files I was hoping to show today will have to wait for another time. I had to jockey around the prob and still come up with some relatively interesting … Continue reading

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Big weekend

Three glorious days of freedom celebrating our country’s freedom. Isn’t that great? For this homebody, it will be attending a wondrous wedding reception. (Who gets married on the 3rd of July? Rhet…) Saturday night, I’ll be in a motel room, … Continue reading

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