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Further into Geekdom

I just finished getting the links on the side of the page working with the help of Magpie RSS and this handy PHP script. But that wasn’t quite geeky enough for me, so while I was in the mode I decided to finally buy a book I’ve been meaning to pick up for a while . . .

PHP and MySQL Web Development

Yikes. That is officially my first computer programming book. Once it arrives I can no longer make any arguments against being called the following names:




I’m sure there’s lots of other ones that I’ve failed to mention, but you get the point.

June 3, 2005