Category Archives: Pirates Cove

Anyone Seeing Lots Of 500 Type Errors?

Let me know if you are seeing lots of downtime errors, usually some type of 500 type, in which you see “Cloudfare” in the middle. I’m getting hit by a lot, and I mean a lot, of bots hitting the blog, particularly the admin login page and one other backend. Like the tune of over […]

The Fishtank Seems To Be Back To Normal

After months and months of water changes, cleaning the gravel, testing testing testing, the tank looks to have recovered from old tank syndrome. The PH is good (I’m using water through a water filter which has a little bit of backing soda to keep it near 7.0), ammonia is zero, every other measure is in […]

Don’t Cough On Me

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Follow Up On The Thumb

If you’re interested, saw the doctor yesterday, confirmed there is a tiny chip out of the bottom of my thumb, the tip bone back near the joint. No need to cut it open to get it out, thankfully. Lots of bruising, ligaments a bit tight. Some swelling. Healing pretty good. Needed lots of pain meds […]

Commentary Will Be Light: Broke My Thumb

Weight bench slipped and landed on left thumb. Pain bad enough to go to ER. Micro chip in bone as well as bad contusions. Waiting fo pain meds so I can maybe sleep — WilliamTeach2 (@WTeach2) October 25, 2019 I was going to try and wait to go to urgent care, couldn’t. Went to […]

Happy International Talk Like A Pirate Day 2019 (Sticky for the day)

Illustration by Ghergich & Co. That’s right, mateys, it’s International Talk Like A Pirate Day! Aaaaaar!

Quicktags For Comments

Just a quick word, ability to do quick tags, things like blockquote, link, bold, etc, for the comments has been turned off for the moment. It is an old, old plugin, which is causing issues with the PHP server. I’ll see if there is something else, though, I am looking to start using Disqus soon. […]

Happy International Talk Like A Pirate Day 2018 (sticky for the day)

Illustration by Ghergich & Co. That’s right, mateys, it’s International Talk Like A Pirate Day! Aaaaaar!

New Aquarium!

I was actually visiting the parents from Wednesday, came back Saturday afternoon. It’s a good thing I did. The plane was way late leaving Trenton due to thunderstorms, and I walked in to check my two tanks. Notice a little water around the edge of the 10 gallon, a nice Marineland with the day/night type […]

Mobile Theme Temporarily Disabled (Update) Back On

I’ve temporarily turned off the jetpack mobile theme, because it’s restricting comments, even my own when logged in. Don’t have time at the moment to fix it. Update: turned back on. I had to disable the ability “Let readers use, Twitter, Facebook, or Google+ accounts to comment”. It was causing an error about outside […]

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