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‘Optimizing’ Pied Type

Help me improve your Pied Type visit. With my current theme (The Morning After), there is a lot of information on the home/front page that you won’t see if you […]

A very simple poll

This little poll appeared on the CNN website. Feel free to elaborate in the comments section.

Vote early, vote often

Okay, voting often is not cool, even if it’s only a poll. But I am encouraging early voting. I’ve added a poll to the Pied Type sidebar that I plan […]

This tub’s a flub

I just saw an ad for one of those walk-in bathtubs. My sister once mentioned she’d like to have one. Really? The more I thought about it, the more I […]

Life’s little problems

Recently, for reasons I’ll not go into, I had occasion to contemplate one of life’s great conundrums: Should the toilet paper feed over or under? A current TV commercial is […]

How do you say 2010?

So what’s it going to be, America? Is 2010 going to be Two Thousand Ten  or Twenty Ten? Or maybe even 2K10? CNN’s poll gave a significant majority to Two […]

The name game

I just came across a Newsweek article about women changing — or not changing — their names when they marry. Having personally tried several of the options at one time […]

Should a blog owner reply to comments?

I’ve always thought of my follow-up remarks to readers’ comments as a sort of acknowledgment of the comments and perhaps a continuation or encouragement of a discussion. For some reason, […]