Dear Washington Times, Every summer, you seemingly employee dozens of high school students to sell newspapers at the entrances of Washington metro stations. Last summer, the kids were selling each copy for just 10 cents. Although it's a pretty … [Read more...] about Open Letter to the Washington Times: Get Rid of Those Pesky Kids!
Archives for August 2008
As more bloggers quit their day jobs and become full-time web authors, I'm becoming more envious of their positions. Granted, I fully appreciate the difficulty of the switch, especially when it comes to the loss of stability (for most of them) as … [Read more...] about Could I be a full-time blogger?
I believe this is the first weekend in about 2 months where I get both days to be at home and do nothing. Unfortunately, Stacie worked on Saturday, but that means I got to sleep until 9am, which is abnormal for a weekend. And unfortunately for me, my … [Read more...] about Weekly Roundup: Relaxing Weekend Edition
I just posted about how I witnessed the decline of my truck's value firsthand, but now I'll put a positive spin on things. Almost a year ago, we bought a used 2005 MINI Cooper. This was just after ridding ourselves of a crappy 2005 Chevrolet Malibu … [Read more...] about Witnessing the Rising Value of Small Cars Firsthand
July was a better month than June 2008 with regards to traffic numbers, and CleverDude.com continues to achieve year-over-year increases. Also, I've just beaten all of 2007's traffic with 5 months left in 2008! And that counts the literal … [Read more...] about Thanks for the Hits! July 2008 Traffic and Referral Numbers