On projects

Yesterday I tried to upgrade my WordPress installation, but something went awry with it and I ended up very briefly with a fresh WordPress install, complete with the “Hello, world!” post, and insta-comment-spam-in-Russian that apparently comes with any new WP install. Anyway, crisis averted when I realized my host, DreamHost, backs everything up to [...]

Early December miscellany

So anyway, the vendor that my health insurance uses for fulfilling prescriptions by mail is being blackmailed. UW emailed us all about it today, and it was the first I’d heard. It’s very strange.

We had a lot of folks coming and going for Thanksgiving, including a few people who I hadn’t seen in a [...]