Posts Tagged: TIPS ‘N’ TRICKS?
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How To Not Barf

The norovirus and various other lesser but still debilitating stomach-oriented bugs are making the spring rounds—"Rhode Island Wedding Results in 74 Norovirus Victims"!—including possibly around the edges of our office. I recently missed four days of work—really my first stretch of sick time in five years. I did, basically, think that I was going to die. There were some dark nights of solemn contemplation of life, and if it was worth living. I also got a great head start on my swimsuit season weight loss, so boo-yah! Also I can eat again now.

And I did it all without barfing. I have only barfed twice in the last 25 [...]

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How To Stop The Internet Comments

Are you opposed to the noise of strangers? Did you know there was a custom CSS page (don't worry about what that means if you don't know! You can still use it!) that disables most comments up in your browser? It is true-it simply strips out any part of a web page that has the name "comments." (So, obviously, this works sometimes and not others.) But worth a try if you crave silence and the like, you heartless hater.