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miscellaneous monday #26

03.24.2008
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One week until baseball starts! I am going to miss the Angels home opener for the first time in years (wedding in Maui) but I am excited that baseball is back.
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Incase you missed it yesterday, check out the Open Eyes Project.
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Of course I've heard of The Onion before, but never really spend much time reading their publication or surfing their website, but I did come across a hilarious video and I think I'll be checking in more often. See The Most Important Issue to Voters. Warning, NSFW... language)

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Also, this kind of sarcasm really cracks me up (also NSFW - full fontal nudity)

Naked Woman Picture Gains Popularity On Internet

The Onion

Naked Woman Picture Gains Popularity On Internet

SAN FRANCISCO—Analysts say the nude-lady photo falls outside typical uses for the Internet, such as checking e-mail or accessing tax laws and driving directions.


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Speaking of NSFW... for those of you who don't know... that stands for "Not Safe For Work" which is a concept that kinda cracks me up. As an employer myself, I am not really worried about the content of websites that my employees visit at work... I am concerned with them surfing the internet at all while on company time. I don't care if they are looking up bible verses, making travel plans, checking out Myspace or downloading porn... if they are doing it on my dime, it's not NSFW. If they are off the clock, what do I can about what they view on the internet? The things we choose to care about in this country sometimes just makes me laugh. I am all for providing warnings to adult content so that people can choose or not choose to see something they may or may not find offensive, but calling it NSFW just makes me laugh. As if your boss cares what you are looking at... if you are wasting time on the internet, you are wasting time and that's all they should be concerned with.

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Congrats to Jessica for doing so well in poker this weekend. We found out that we both have profiles on pokerpages.com. (Mine) - Hers (Although I'd like to say I do have a lot more tournament winnings that aren't necessarily tracked through this website.
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260.1 - Vegas is over. The weather is nice. No more excuses. Back to the program!
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