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This Spam is Out of Control!

I’m wondering if all of you are experiencing the same thing I am.  There were an abundance of new followers, each with an Outlook email address (red flag).  111 more words

Night Owl Poetry

Has My Blog Been Hacked By The Russians?

Up until a few days ago, the WordPress Akismet filter seemed to be working flawlessly. Bogus comments by phony commenters rarely made it by that filter and into my comments sections. 459 more words


Invest in These Wines Next

The universal principle guiding successful investment is the anticipation of future behavior. In other words: What will the consumer want next? While trends in the world of fine wine are driven by numerous factors—many of them subjective—quality and scarcity invariably top the list. 258 more words

Food & Drink

A Quick Note (regarding WP spam filter)

Just a quick note, to my friends, far and near

Please don’t think I ignore those I hold dear

Your comments always mean to the world to me… 77 more words

Night Owl Poetry

Awaiting Moderation

Okay, bloggers. What are you afraid of? Are you worried about spam getting through to your blog’s comments section? Yeah, I can understand that.

But you know what? 506 more words


Timely comments

On my blog, comment threads are open in perpetuity, because I enjoy having people read old posts and give me feedback or try to start a conversation. 231 more words