Posts by Chris Mattingly:
My hosting provider now offers IPv6 addresses, so I took them up on that offering. As of today (7/8/2013) you can reach http://camattin.com/ via IPv4 and IPv6.
This blog entry from ‘Kontra’ aligns very well with my own views on the whole gun control debate. I usually say that I’m middle-of-the-road in my political views because there are ideas I support from both sides of the political spectrum. Though I do typically lean left. Head over to Kontra’s blog to read it […]
While Google may have a vast wealth of knowledge (it’s not debatable that there are a lot of smart folks working for Google), there are still some things Google needs to learn. The biggest thing that they need to learn is openness (or communication, if you will). I’m not saying that they need to make […]
It’s been a while since my last update! The last post was discussing my grandmother’s health issues. After thinking she was doing better (in getting to leave ICU), we found out that she was actually terminal. She clung on for just over 7 days under Hospice care (the Hosparus staff were just wonderful, caring people. […]
Since Monday we have been on pins and needles with my maternal grandmother’s health. She started out as being “unresponsive” at the nursing home (but her vital stats were okay) and they sent her to the ER. Monday was touch and go and they were running several different tests to determine what was going on. […]
The other day one of my Facebook friends was asking if a certain movie was “appropriate” for her 13 year old boys. That question alone was certainly valid. What drove me crazy, though, was a comment she made to that post — that she was OK with her kids watching violence and hearing foul language, but she […]
Hopefully I have made my last hosting provider change for the foreseeable future. I quickly grew tired of the free (no-ad) hosting sites. Their reliability was beyond subpar — but since I wasn’t paying for them, I didn’t feel like putting in support tickets and get bombarded with “upgrade! upgrade!” cries. If you’re diligent you […]