is because the pink tends to make some readers nauseous.
Currently, some of the comments are having a similar effect.
I got tired of one particular poster, and sent him the following note:
Subject: Ok, let's try it this way
Posting to a personal web site is a privilege, not a right.
Posting to my personal web site is a privilege I have chosen not to extend to you.
Thank you for your kind attention.
Apparently, deleting two comments and establishing an (admittedly, quite simple to circumvent) IP ban wasn't enough of an indication.
I'm confident that, in his own opinion, he's Speaking Truth to Power, and bringing the Light of Wisdom to these benighted pages, and blah de blah.
Of course, in my opinion, he's a troll, and not even a particularly creative or interesting one at that. Guess we'll have to agree to disagree.
If he decides to drop by again, just ignore him. I'll be too busy to waste time with him for a while.
Because I'm packing for my trip to Pismo Beach tomorrow morning. It's a bit of a drive, yes, but I've heard such good things about the place from one of my favorite actors, I figure it'll be worth it.
So long, suckers! Next time you hear from me, I'll be writing from a cybercafé on the beach.
Update: Suppose I should change the link for Interesting Monstah over there.
I'm just not sure when I'd have a chance to change it back once Laura's domain issues are resolved, what with being in
Minneapolis Pismo Beach and all. . .