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NotGoddess.com is the personal site for Sara Jacobson; not a goddess, nor aspiring to be one …tho being worshipped might have advantages.

This site features articles and tutorials promoting accessible, content-first web design.

Well, that and a lot of random musing on everything and nothing in particular.

I’ll gladly take requests for material-if you have something you would like to see, please contact me.

Content is updated as RealLifetm allows.


New Year, New New Sara?

Published: Dec 31, 2008 11:40 PM Journal

short answer: wait and see.

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What? Physical humor is funny

Published: Dec 4, 2008 06:22 AM Journal

This morning we’re going over K——‘s schoolwork and he’s describing his speech & drama in-class assignment. They were saying ‘Oh, hello’ as various characters. K——‘s character was a secret agent.

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Excuses by my kids

Published: Oct 24, 2008 09:59 PM Journal

My kids have some interesting excuses for their actions sometimes.

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Make an Informed Vote

Published: Oct 5, 2008 09:46 AM Journal

And now I’m going to say something very unpopular. If you want to be a sheep and plan to vote for someone without actually checking them out, please, just stay home. You are the one who is throwing away your vote by wasting the opportunity to really make it count.

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Little geniuses

Published: Sep 26, 2008 06:29 AM Journal

I found this taped to the computer, courtesy of my oldest. K——.

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Don't 'vote against' - Write in your candidate!

Published: Aug 27, 2008 08:50 PM Journal

Time after time I hear that folks are going to vote against McCain by voting for Obama or vice versa. For those of you thinking of doing that, I’ve got some news:

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...and now for something completely different

Published: Jul 29, 2008 11:19 PM Journal

Sometimes the best remedy is going off on a very silly non-tangental tangent.

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Please don't steal my name

Published: Jul 28, 2008 09:05 PM Journal

My kids just got back from their summer visit with their Dad. We stopped at the store to pick up some groceries and one asked for some peanuts. Another chimed in, saying “Yeah, Mom has peanuts but won’t let us have them.” He was referring to Whatever’s new wife, their stepmom.

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Sounding like a complete idiot is annoying

Published: Jul 22, 2008 06:19 PM Journal

You are having a conversation with someone and have the spark of a perfect analogy or anecdote. Unfortunately rather than actually waiting for that spark to ignite and fully develop, you just start talking. Bad Idea.

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Learning HTML: Part 1

Published: Jul 17, 2008 01:05 PM Articles

In what hopefully will become a series, I’ll be showing the basics of HTML. It is the most basic primer I could think of so if you already know it you’ll likely be bored. But for those just starting, it might well do to get you off on the right foot.

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