the adblock filterset g rules. that will automagically update your adblock filters regularly. basically, you won't have to individually click and block most ads on the net - filterset g blocks them all for you. of course, the occassional ad gets through, but most do not. here's the link. go here and install it after installing adblock:
i noticed that after i posted the diary about hillary's speech, two years worth of my diaries disappeared from this site's archives. W.T.F.
i have been a user in good standing here since day one (no, i'm not kidding). why are my diaries gone? i look on my page and there is nothing there between 2005 and 2008. several pages worth of diaries i wrote - including some that were front paged - are just gone. i don't get it. something is seriously effing wrong with the backend of this site.