9 April 2005
Pease porridge in the pot
Nine years old.
Posted at 12:00 AM to Blogorrhea
» Distinguished from swirlspice
Charles Hill, proprietor extraordinaire of Dustbury, is celebrating his 9th blogging anniversary today. Congratulations, Chaz!......[read more]
» Happy 9th! from BatesLine
Charles G. Hill marks nine years of his website, remembering pages past: Another page that's disappeared was the Feedback Form, which I wrote in 1997, and which never got much use. There was a text box for comments, and a place to identify yourself, bu......[read more]
Kudos, Charles -- arguably the longest-serving true blogger; certainly one of the best; probably one of the smartest; always one of the funniest.
You're an inspiration to me -- I've got just about 1/2 the time in as you do, but I'll get closer to catching you every day!
This deserves its own post. Forgive me if I don't write it now. I'm about half-dead. (Sorry, little Texasism slipped in)
I would call you clever if it weren't damnation with faint praise. If there were a word for "clever cubed", it would apply to you, Chaz.
If you ever wonder "Why the HELL am I still doing this?" keep in mind that your site is a touchstone for many of us - those 900 visitors a day. Your content mix is perfect - your esoterica is right up my alley, and your incisive wit is a joy to read.
Nueve años? ¡Ay caramba...es fantástico! Felicitaciones...y mucho más.