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I'm Mike Pope. I live in the Seattle area. I've been a technical writer and editor for over 30 years. I'm interested in software, language, music, movies, books, motorcycles, travel, and ... well, lots of stuff.

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Blog Statistics

Dates
First entry - 6/27/2003
Most recent entry - 5/26/2017

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Posts - 2430
Comments - 2551
Hits - 1,952,644

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Entries/day - 0.48
Comments/entry - 1.05
Hits/day - 384

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  07:26 AM

An example today of what have come to be called crash blossoms — ambiguous headlines:


For a whole blog's worth of these things, see http://www.crashblossoms.com/.

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