The Necktie Is Dead

Today I, in all my fashion wisdom and power, have decided to make a declaration.  The necktie is officially, now and hereafter, dead. I understand that the business suit is a staple of our wardrobes.  I always dress nicely in a suit when I meet with clients.  I believe the look is respectful and proper.  ...

How To Do Transactional Email Right 2

How To Do Transactional Email Right
Transactional email.  These are two of the most powerful words that an email marketer can wield.  This is the good stuff.  Transactional messages done right are almost never reported as SPAM.  Recipients wait for these messages.  Recipients breathe a sigh of relief when they see this message come into the Inbox.  On the flip side, ...

Xbox 360 Love

I wrote a post a couple of weeks ago telling you guys about the death of another Xbox 360.  I promised an update on the resolution of my “Red Rings of Death” problem with my console.  I have some great customer service to report.  Here’s the running diary. 1.  Registered my console on the Microsoft ...

Fantasy Football Week 2 Update

Fantasy Football Week 2 Update
We’ve made it through the first week of Fantasy Football.  I went 2-1 with my 3 teams in the week 1.  Here are my standings so far. Highlights of my week.  Adrian Peterson, Tony Romo, Tom Brady, Thomas Jones, and Todd Heap. My Players to watch in Week 2 LaDainian Tomlinson (SD) is OUT this ...

Mail.com email routed by AOL and not Outblaze 1

Image via CrunchBase There has been quite a bit of buzz the last few days regarding mail.com.  The speculation has been that AOL was handling the email routing of the mail.com domain rather than Outblaze.  This is confirmed by Return Path today in a post.  This is some pretty good news for email senders.  Outblaze ...

Curb Your Enthusiasm is Almost Here

I am not a huge TV watcher.  I generally pick and choose a few shows that I enjoy.  I do watch a lot of soccer and History/Discovery/Science channel programs as I am drifting off to sleep.  There are a few shows that are absolute stop-downs.  The stop-down of stop-downs for me is Curb Your Enthusiasmon ...