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December 26th, 2004 : I know it's a day late now, but continued prayers & condolences for all those affected InfoSec : New exploit for Win* .WMF vuln & more here ... no patch
... possible workaround : "Start, Run, "regsvr32 /u shimgvw.dll"" (unverified by Symantec)
NIF : In case you ddin't notice, posting will be spotty for the "between week" ... lots of real life stuff going on!
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Iraq : Post-election protests, violence continues ... one US GI killed, condolences
... Mass grave found ... from 1991
Katrina : More Red Cross fruad ... ~50 arrests! Economics : Chinese firms helping Iran, getting sanctioned
... Putin's econ guy quits, "Russie is not free"
Fire : Texas, Oklahoma
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Islamofascism : In France, "rage is asleep" ... just waiting for a trigger?
... Clinton-Kerry-etc. conspiracy led to 9/11? ... "MegaFix"
Illegal Immigration : Slavery by any other name ... ... "Por La Raza Todo, Por la otros Nada" indeed! Merry ChristmasCapitalism : Amazon has a record season Computing : Default PWs and Deafult PWs
... DVD ripping, a how-to ... for personal backups, of course
... Some back & forth on Open Source
... This watch makes julienne fries! ... well, not quite - but it does a LOT!
... Cel phone GPS, some thoughts & laws
... Europe making "Galileo", GPS of their very own
... iPaq rx1950 = lotsa bang for little bucks
... Huge list of misc WinXP fixes, tweaks
... EU slaps tax on large LCDs
Internet : MS "Online Crash Analysis" detects worms, virii
... Cybercrime in 2005, a look back ... Sony's DRM Rootkit wins!
Terri'ish : Fla courts conducting a survey ... let your voice be heard! Nature : Science in 2005, a look back
... 'Top 50 Inventions' ... remote control!
... Don't forget we get a leap second this year!
Health : Biology / medicine in 2005, a look back
... Your motorcycle wants an airbag
... Short glasses make you drink more ... yeah, but tall glasses make it easier!
TV : Shows of 2005, BSG wins! ... Colbert Report gets #7, everything else on the list sux0rs
... Firefox getting "product placement"
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Foot in Mouth Awards : Blunders in 2005, a look back Relationships : Now not to win 'em back ... thanks Chris! Computing : Misc Computer songs, poems, etc. Flash : Space Invaders'ish The Onion : Best Articles of 2005, a look back