The Bon Jovi Code (or Wanted Dead Or Alive)

I recently had an idea for an international murder mystery in which a noted cryptographer and a famed symbologist untangle dozens of clues that had been hidden in old ’80s songs and I couldn’t decide between my two favorite titles: “The Depeche Code” and “The Bon Jovi Code.” As I did more research on Depeche Mode and Bon Jovi I discovered thatContinue reading “The Bon Jovi Code (or Wanted Dead Or Alive)”

It creeps and leaps and glides and slides

Last night was the deadline for entering to win The Onion Platinum Prestige Encore Gold Premium Collector’s Collection. Tonight is the end of the Slappa HardBody Blogstakes. Winners will be chosen for both contests next week. Stopdesign’s Doug Bowman posted a glowing review of Blogstakes and promises to let everyone know if a free year of BrowserCam is as life-altering asContinue reading “It creeps and leaps and glides and slides”

Do your eyes water when you read The Onion?

I’ve got a great new Blogstakes contest: Win The Onion Platinum Prestige Encore Gold Premium Collector’s Collection. It’s three hot books from The Onion for the price of none. Seriously, blog this one. Then enter from your own blog so you can win two copies and give one to a friend. (There’s nothing in the rules that says youContinue reading “Do your eyes water when you read The Onion?”

Shake it like a BrowserCam picture

“A Free Year of BrowserCam” Grand Prize Winner Michael Howland of Hampton, VA (via www.stopdesign.com) BrowserCam Runner-up Prize Winners Adam Birkner of Little Rock, AR (via www.kratzmedia.com) Gary Blunt of Brooklyn, NY (via www.stanna.net) Rob Brackett of Rochester, NY (via www.modulo26.net) Jenny Cherif of Kirkland, WA (via www.manisfam.com) L. Michelle Johnson of Sunnyvale, CA (via www.blogdex.net) Tim Lawson of Ballwin, MOContinue reading “Shake it like a BrowserCam picture”