Monthly Archives: June 2005

technorati hath failed me

…or at least annoyed me today.

I’m new to this “Web 2.0″: thing, but I’ve been getting up to speed over the last few weeks. To do so, I got hooked into Flickr,, and Technorati among others. More on all that later.

I’ve also been “a bit busy at work”:, too, so I wasn’t able to get back to Technorati for a week or two. When I did this morning, I found that (like usual) I’d forgotten the username and password I’d used. The usual suspects didn’t do the trick, so I popped my e-mail address into the Forgot Password link like a good little user and proceeded to Gmail to get enlightened.

That’s when it all started going wrong.
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the end of NPR?

This may sound like something out of a “Snopes entry”:, but it looks like the House is actually looking to “cut all funding for NPR and PBS”: over the next two years.

If that angers you as much as it does me, then consider signing the “MoveOn petition telling Congress to save NPR and PBS”: