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My first Haiku

Okay, my first Haiku, here goes...

Take heed what i say
Turn off your CAPS LOCK, asshole
Make the 'net better

Thank you, thank you.. hold your applause. (grin)

Guitar Vader

I discovered Guitar Vader on mp3.com back when that site used to host anything and everything (but unfortunately that site completely sucks now). Being that I'm a guy who'll listen to anything that I think has a cool groove to it - I gave GV a listen. Cool stuff.

I like eclectic Japanese bands, admittedly. They have a flavor that only a few of us in the 'States will ever truly understand. Guitar Vader for some reason has that certain something which is just all catchy as hell. It's catchy for the same reason Gorillaz was catchy for those who remember them.

GV also sings most of their songs in Japanese - and there is something very cool about listening to music in another langauge you don't even know. I won't bother trying to explain it. Either you get it or you don't.

So, check out Guitar Vader when you get a chance. Who knows, you may dig it.

Yahoo Anti-Spy

I had to go over to my pop's computer to test something and I noticed on his computer that a "Yahoo Toolbar Update" notice appeared.

Note before continuing: I have my pop's computer completely "Yahoo-ized". This is for ease of use on his part. Personally speaking I never install any of that crap on my computers. But on his it's okay because he is what I consider a "safe" internet user and doesn't do stupid things on the internet like.. 99% of the rest of people do. Anyway..

I installed the update. A new feature was the Yahoo Anti-Spy. This is spyware detection software. I tried it out. Since my pop doesn't really surf 'round that much on the 'net it didn't find much but a couple of cookies here and there - but it did work.

I have to say it was nice of Yahoo to actually provide anti-spy software that's right there and easy to install. Will I use it? Nope. I have other utilities I already use. But for Joe/Jane Average internet user this should be good. How well it works I don't know - but at least it's better than nothing for most folks out there.