Big Cheese Winner

At the Packers Fan Fest I attended earlier in the month, several vendors had booths in the atrium. One was Sargento, the Official Cheese of Lambeau Field, and they were running a contest at their booth, inviting people to guess the number of cheeseheads in a jar. I decided to put some of my engineering …

An Evening of Disney Music

On Sunday we went to the Fox Theatre to catch the final day of Disney’s On the Record. On the Record is set in a recording studio where a greatest hits collection is to be recorded. The songs are performed by the four principals—two young up-and-coming singers and two older established performers—accompanied by four backup …

Right to Die

I can’t believe that Congress is getting involved with the Terry Schiavo case. Hasn’t this gone on long enough? Nobody seems to care about what she would have wanted. Since there is no living will to communicate her wishes in this kind of situation, people should defer to what her husband said were her beliefs. …

Using FeedBurner for Feeds

I’ve started using FeedBurner to publish my subscription feeds. FeedBurner takes a normal RSS or Atom file from your site and republishes it in a browser-friendly format. Instead of seeing a raw XML file when clicking on the subscribe link, the viewer sees a well-formatted page complete with links for subscribing to the feed using …