About me
Archive
About me

New toolbar

close

Hold up! Before you read on, please read this...

This post was published more than 14 years ago

I keep old posts on the site because I often enjoy reading old content on other people's sites. It can be interesting to see how views have changed over time: for example, how my strident teenage views have, to put it mildly, mellowed.

I'm not a believer in brushing the past under the carpet. I've written some offensive rubbish on here in the past: deleting it and pretending it never happened doesn't change that. I hope that stumbling across something that's 14 years old won't offend anyone anew, because I hope that people can understand that what I thought and felt and wrote about then is probably very different to what I think and feel and wrote about now. It's a relic of an (albeit recent) bygone era.

So, given the age of this post, please bear in mind:

  • My views may well have changed in the last 14 years. I have written some very silly things over the years, many of which I find utterly cringeworthy today.
  • This post might use words or language in ways which I would now consider highly inappropriate, offensive, embarrassing, or all three.
  • Factual information might be outdated.
  • Links might be broken, and embedded material might not appear properly.

Okay. Consider yourself duly warned. Read on...

I’m very excited to announce that you can now download an sjhoward.co.uk toolbar for Internet Explorer, which allows you to search the web, read and listen to the latest headlines, and have one-click access to lots of your favourite sites (including this one, of course). For more information, check out my toolbar page, or for more detail, check the page hosted by my partner in this exercise.

I’ve just shunned the Google Toolbar in favour of the sjhoward.co.uk toolbar, so it certainly proves useful to me. But that’s because I designed it with, erm, me in mind. If you do decide to give it a go, then it is (of course) completely free, and dead easy to uninstall should you choose to do so. And I think it goes without saying that it’s spyware and virus free.

Hope you find it useful!

This 617th post was filed under: Site Updates.

Some recently published posts

What I’ve been reading this month / November 2019, 5 minutes long

What I’ve been reading this month / October 2019, 3 minutes long

What I’ve been reading this month / September 2019, 6 minutes long

What I’ve been reading this month / August 2019, 7 minutes long

A flying visit to Copenhagen / July 2019, 9 minutes long

Some random old posts

Time to end feud, Brown tells Blair / January 2005, 2 minutes long

Lib Dem Mail and Labour Spam / April 2005, 6 minutes long

Trip to Safeway / January 2004, 10 minutes long

ID Cards and the Constitution / April 2004, 3 minutes long

Lewd, licentious yet lovely / January 2005, 2 minutes long

Cheney’s victim has MI / February 2006, 3 minutes long


Comments and responses

Comment from Search Engine


by Search Engine

Comment posted at 07:12 on 29th August 2005.

Pretty good, installed real easy without problems 🙂


Comment from sjhoward (author of the post)


by sjhoward

Comment posted at 19:15 on 29th August 2005.

Eeek… I forgot this even existed…


Compose a new comment



Comment

You may use these tags: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong> .

If you would like to display a profile picture beside your comment, sign up for Gravatar, and enter your email address above.

By submitting your comment, you confirm that it conforms to the site's comment policy. Comments are subject to both automatic and human moderation, and may take some time to appear.



The content of this site is copyright protected by a Creative Commons License, with some rights reserved. All trademarks, images and logos remain the property of their respective owners. The accuracy of information on this site is in no way guaranteed. Opinions expressed are solely those of the author. No responsibility can be accepted for any loss or damage caused by reliance on the information provided by this site. This site uses cookies - click here for more information.