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Your new computer is a billboard

I love my online Wall Street Journal subscription, but the newspaper makes it nearly impossible to share its articles with a large audience for free. However, its resident technology guru Walt Mossberg was able to distill the major points of his latest column ("Using Even New PCs Is Ruined by a Tangle Of Trial Programs, […]

I think the parents are compensating for something

From an article in Saturday’s (3/3/07) Wall Street Journal comes this head wag-inducing anecdote: In San Diego, Jacqueline Jones recently rang in her fifth year with a $1,000 mermaid-theme party.  The fête, held at a community pool, included a piñata, pizza, cake, juice boxes, customized goodie bags for 20 and a former beauty queen who […]