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Monthly Archives: August 2011

"Texas is the only state that came into the Union by treaty. It retains the right to secede at will. We have heard them threaten to secede so often that I formed an enthusiastic organization—The American Friends for Texas Secession. This stops the subject cold. They want to be able to secede but they don't want anyone to want them to."       Aug 17, 2011

—John Steinbeck, Travels With Charley

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"There’s something quite special about listening to buttoned-down corporate chieftains talk about their porn-profit margins. If you ever get the chance, you really should hear for yourself." Aug 1, 2011

—Peter Kafka on cable provider executives explaining the impact of Internet pornography on their business model

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Sending Email in Emacs Aug 1, 2011

In the past, I’ve written some step-by-step tutorials on how to get the w3m Web browser and the VM mail client working in Emacs.  In the latter tutorial, I explained how to read mail in Emacs.  Today, I’m posting another … Continue reading

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