Entries by Mark

The Default Colors in Excel 2007 Suck!

I use Excel all the time. I’ve been on the 2007 version for quite some time and I still can’t get over the ugly pastel color scheme that Microsoft provided us with for the new version.


Dear Sony Pictures: 2012 sucked. Bad. Please do refund me 158 minutes of my life back. Thanks you in advance for your help with this matter. Sincerely, Marktastic

Woot Stuff for sale – including a Woot Bucket!

A while back, I got a Bag of Crap from Woot. It included a limited edition (1634 of 2000) Woot Bucket. I have not found a good use for this beautiful bucket in the year or so that I’ve had it, so I’m selling it and a few other Woot collectibles. If you would like […]

Photo Fun – Four More Great & Hilarious Photo Sharing Sites

Recently, I mentioned Awkward Family Photos and Photobomb. Since then, I’ve found a couple more great sites chock full of hilarity. These wonderful sites also provide an RSS feed so you can subscribe using your favorite reader. People of Wal-Mart

A Disappointing Start to “So You Think You Can Dance” Season 6

I’m a fan of So You Think You Can Dance on Fox. I’ve posted before about my favorite routine on the show. And I was extremely happy to hear that season 6 of SYTYCD would be on this fall; no more waiting until summer for the next season. The one good thing about tonight was […]

Turn your Flash Drive into a Swiss Army USB Key with Liberkey

If you are like me, you have several USB Keys sitting around doing nothing. It’s time to repurpose those old drives. Turn them into a swiss-army drive that contains any possible program you might need . . . and for free! I’ve been a big fan of the Portable Apps suite for some time. Granted, […]

Appreciate the Nerds in Your Life: Sys Admin Day

Computers have made your life easier. But they wouldn’t work without nerds. Today is the day that you thank the nerd in your life for saving your bacon and for keeping your computer running. http://www.sysadminday.com/ Gifts of food, technology and cash are of course welcome and encouraged.