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Fullscreen vs. Widescreen

I hate fullscreen movies. I do not understand why they exist. Wait a minute, first let me say that when I’m referring to “fullscreen”, what I mean is full screen versions of movies that were filmed in widescreen format. Pan and scan. Movies like “Gone With the Wind” and so on that were filmed in […]

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SG-1

Stargate SG-1 was canceled this year. It ran for 10 seasons. I loved that show. In fact, I currently have my old Ati All-In-Wonder Pro card installed on my desktop computer because I don’t have a television set and I wanted to watch Stargate SG-1. I even installed cable to my room just to watch […]

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Short Circuit

My desktop monitor blew-up Friday night. 🙁 That’s the second monitor to do that to me. The first time it happened I was in Island Park, Idaho and the temperatures were reaching about 20 degrees below freezing. I made the mistake of turning the propane heat on one morning before the computer. When I finally […]

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Webpage Update

As some of you may be aware, I have been having problems with the Yahoo! mail servers. I about 40% of the mail I send in never received and about 60% of the messages sent to my are never received. I’ve had this problem for the past several years. Anyway, since Google Mail offers free […]

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DSL At Last!

Yippy!, I can now be online unrestricted. I finally had our local DSL service activated. Before that, i was using dial-up, which wouldn’t be so bad if I hadn’t had to wait till after midnight to use it. We only have one line, and my grandma didn’t want to miss any calls, so I would […]