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Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 05-15-2013, 12:44 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 2,344
Posted By Mike Sprawson
When I reply to a post, I copy it into pages,...

When I reply to a post, I copy it into pages, giving me time to get the gist of it.

Then, I type out my response and edit it. Once I'm satisfied, I copy and paste it into the forum. This is what...
Forum: Web Design and Hosting 12-05-2012, 12:16 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 818
Posted By Mike Sprawson
As an example of one of my external css files...

As an example of one of my external css files links, try this below;

/* Links formatting */
a:link, a:visited, a:active {
font-family: Verdana, sans-serif;
color: #1e90ff; /* DodgerBlue */...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 12-04-2012, 02:32 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,812
Posted By Mike Sprawson
eee by gum lad, tha’s got the flower reet; a...

eee by gum lad, tha’s got the flower reet; a rose. But, i tisn’t white, it’s red :D, remember now; context is important!

After my arrival down under, I noticed a similarity with the Aus’ accent,...
Forum: Community Suggestions and Feedback 11-30-2012, 08:10 PM
Replies: 55
Views: 4,812
Posted By Mike Sprawson
I view posts in forums as a general use of...

I view posts in forums as a general use of language. For instance, texting is simply a dialect in written form. And, like spoken language, context is important. I left England in December ‘65 as a 23...
Forum: OS X - Operating System 11-02-2012, 05:21 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 959
Posted By Mike Sprawson
Try this: Go to, Finder Preferences > Sidebar,...

Try this: Go to, Finder Preferences > Sidebar, then check/uncheck your personal preferences.
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 09-19-2012, 03:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,260
Posted By Mike Sprawson
This happened in the North of England about 50...

This happened in the North of England about 50 years ago. A local (Wealthy) character was so ticked off by the taxation department, that he sent his fine to them in three packing cases full of...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2012, 06:21 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,766
Posted By Mike Sprawson
You might like to add this to your signature; "In...

You might like to add this to your signature; "In the military, the target shoots back." :o
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 08-11-2012, 05:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,098
Posted By Mike Sprawson
Distilling is good, however, there was a time...

Distilling is good, however, there was a time when I didn't use a batch of distilled water for something like 3 months, and the water stank. The reason? it was due to the out-gassing from a cheap 10...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-15-2009, 10:29 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,191
Posted By Mike Sprawson
I once read where office workers (Germany I...

I once read where office workers (Germany I think) had to rest for ten minutes each hour because of this problem. Any over-exercise will result in damage of some kind.

One thing you might like to...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-15-2009, 10:05 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,038
Posted By Mike Sprawson
Nicotine in tobacco stimulates the adrenals,...

Nicotine in tobacco stimulates the adrenals, raising the blood sugar level (I don't remember which health book I read this in). But, when the body's natural sugar regulating process returns,...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-15-2009, 09:26 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 701
Posted By Mike Sprawson
You might like to try here at, CrossWire...

You might like to try here at, CrossWire (http://www.crosswire.org/index.jsp).

Also, I have some notes (http://web.me.com/nundah) on line, as well as a typing exercising format.

All the best,...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-12-2009, 08:29 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,795
Posted By Mike Sprawson
Your post is in the Anything Goes folder, so,...

Your post is in the Anything Goes folder, so, it's not off topic. :)

And yes, I have suffered for years from panic attacks. I eventually came across this book, "PSYCHOnutrition: how to control...
Forum: Apple Desktops 03-12-2009, 09:49 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 959
Posted By Mike Sprawson
About three weeks after I bought my eMac in Jan...

About three weeks after I bought my eMac in Jan 2003, the price went down by $300 Aus (I think). I shook my head, had a bit of a chuckle, and thought, "Well wouldn't you know it?"

Really, it...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 03-12-2009, 09:04 AM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,356
Posted By Mike Sprawson
I do! A friend, upon telling of a couple who...

I do!

A friend, upon telling of a couple who were priced out of their business due to exorbitant rental increases, commented, "I don't know how the perpetrators can sleep at night knowing what...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 03-12-2009, 07:58 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 3,075
Posted By Mike Sprawson
The point is, they're there if you need them. For...

The point is, they're there if you need them. For instance, I have the joy of using the, Chat Acronyms Widget (http://www.sharpened.net/widget.php?1.0). :)

Mike.
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