Archive for April 5, 2003

Photoshop Fun Fark.com’s latest photoshop

April 5, 2003

Photoshop Fun

Fark.com’s latest photoshop competition asks readers to present Fox News’ spin on major events in world history.

Here’s a good one:

This is the kind of

April 5, 2003

This is the kind of value $4 million gets you nowadays. Whirlpool broadband’s story explained the cost breakdown of Richard Alston’s site:

The $4 million cost to taxpayers included:

  • $1.2 Million spent on website development
  • $956,000 spent on hosting and support services
  • $928,000 spent on software; and
  • $661,000 spent on hardware.

That’s a hell of a lot of money for a site that gets significantly fewer hits than Instapundit. Especially when a template of that quality could be found for free on one of numerous open-source web development sites.

“I would have thrown in a Plasma TV for every member of the department in a $2 million dollar quote,” said Reid Hall, an Australian web developer.

Note: This is the guy who decides Australia’s policy on the internet. God help us all.