RSSSite Updates

July 30, 2007, 12:49 PMFan Art and Fan Fiction are now online again, thus completing the restoration of the Archives section.

July 29, 2007, 5:00 PM – Made a font size change to the Journal that fixes a glitch with actual paragraph breaks in entries.

July 29, 2007, 2:45 AMPhoto Feature Archive is back in business. Does anyone know how to code a default value into the page in PHP for the "year" variable so it doesn't dump all the entries onto the page when there's no value?

July 28, 2007, 10:06 AM – The newsletter page is up and running.

July 28, 2007, 9:50 AM – Fixed Splash Page to display centered.

July 27, 2007, 12:49 PM – Restored the Splash Page, though a few bugs remain to be worked out. Also temporarily moved site restoration information to the Main Page.

July 26, 2007, 9:40 PMSplash Page Archives are once again operational.

July 26, 2007, 8:01 PM – Added Archives main page back to the site, and put Site Updates back on the standard template.

July 26, 2007, 7:20 PMWelcome page is back online.

July 26, 2007, 5:47 AM – The Privacy Statement, Contact Information, and Contact FAQ pages are back online. Note the new addresses for all three pages.

July 24, 2007, 10:40 PM – The Journal is now fully functional, as all 800-some Journal entries are once again accessible.

July 22, 2007, 10:37 PM – The Journal has been partially restored, with the fifteen most recent entries restored. Archive pages and permalinks have not yet been re-implemented.

July 22, 2007, 9:46 AMOnline Store updated for new wording and links related to site reconstruction.

July 21, 2007, 10:38 AM – After an unexpected prolonged server outage, The Schumin Web is back online, though not at full functionality as we migrate the site over to a new system. Presently, only the Online Store and Discussion Forums are fully functional.

July 15, 2007, 4:00 PM – Brought Splash Page Archives and Photo Feature Archives up to the present date.

July 10, 2007, 6:02 AM – Modified the Journal entry of the man singing songs on the Metro to embed the clips rather than link them.

July 1, 2007, 6:17 PM – Changed splash page image for July, showing me before leaving the house for my first day at my job in DC. Also added July 2007 Journal page.

June 18, 2007, 10:23 PM – Updated Major Areas page to reflect changes in site designs and removal of Classic Liners.

June 3, 2007, 9:57 AM – Updated splash page image for June. This shows me trying to balance on "moon shoes".

June 2, 2007, 8:30 PM – Added Journal page for June 2007.

May 30, 2007, 6:02 AM – Happy birthday to me - I turn 26 today.

May 11, 2007, 3:30 AM – I am currently in the process of moving to Silver Spring, Maryland, and therefore my access to the Internet will be quite limited for a time. If you need to contact me, please send an instant message to Schumin Wireless.

May 2, 2007, 9:09 AM – Updated splash page for May, showing me on board Breda 2008. For an explanation on the hairline, I recommend reading this Journal entry.

May 2, 2007, 1:08 AM – Updated Privacy Statement to reflect hate-mail policy, to remove The Classic Liners of Long Ago, and to reflect the forum's change from YaBB to phpBB.

May 2, 2007, 12:55 AMThe Classic Liners of Long Ago has moved! Visit it at its new home at

May 1, 2007, 3:53 PM – Added May 2007 Journal entry page.

April 29, 2007, 2:03 PM – Added new Logo Apparel products and rearranged the display of the Logo products in the Online Store.

April 26, 2007, 11:02 AM – Stripped out any Schumin Web branding and infrastructure from The Classic Liners of Long Ago in preparation for a change of ownership.

April 26, 2007, 9:45 AM – Removed "Hokies" message, and also changed image servers.

April 26, 2007, 2:49 AM – Redesigned Life and Times main page in a format similar to that done for Archives.

April 18, 2007, 10:57 AM – Redesigned Archives main page with a new layout and more recent photos.

April 18, 2007, 10:22 AMFoamhenge is now available in Photography as a 2006 set.

April 17, 2007, 10:23 PM – Replaced site URL at the top of the page with "Today, we are are all Hokies" in recognition of the recent tragedy at Virginia Tech.

April 16, 2007, 7:35 PM – The March on the Pentagon photo set is now available in Life and Times.

April 16, 2007, 7:33 PM – Journal archives for April 2007 are now available.

April 16, 2007, 2:14 PM – For all who are concerned about the shootings at Virginia Tech, my sister, Ann Schumin, a student at Tech, is safe and sound.

April 7, 2007, 6:26 PMThe Year That Was is now available in Life and Times for 2006.

March 31, 2007, 9:25 PM – Updated splash page image to one showing me doing that over-the-glasses thing.

March 30, 2007, 10:24 PMThe Schumin Web Community has moved to a new forum system running phpBB.

March 30, 2007, 7:12 PM – Cutover to the new discussion forum system using phpBB will begin at 12:01 AM Eastern Daylight Time on March 31.

March 23, 2007, 12:16 AM – Fixed the description of the knee's orientation in the Photography set on The Awakening. Thanks to a sharp-eyed reader for noticing that!

March 22, 2007, 12:29 AM – Removed "Celebrating ten years online" from the page header, and replaced it with the site URL. Also corrected a problem in Life and Times that prevented 2007 photo sets from displaying on the menu on some pages.

March 21, 2007, 9:44 AM – Brought Photo Feature Archives up to the present.

March 5, 2007, 10:21 PM – It only took eleven months to complete, but the Downtown Waynesboro Photography set is now available for viewing.

March 4, 2007, 10:43 PM – Changed splash page photo to one of me wearing 3D glasses.

March 4, 2007, 9:05 AM – Added March 2007 Journal page.

February 28, 2007, 10:36 AMVintage Schumin Web is now online again.

February 14, 2007, 10:38 PM – Restored several photo sets to Photography: Autumn Leaves, Botanic Garden, For FIRE, Open then Pull Down Hook, Freedom Is Not Free, Historic Downtown Charlottesville, Old Town Alexandria, and Richmond's Canal Walk.

February 14, 2007, 3:40 PM – Added J27 Anti-War Demonstration to Life and Times. Also updated Photo Feature Archive to the present.

February 9, 2007, 11:21 PMTransit Center: Fixed a number of image descriptions on the CAF cars page where the photos and the descriptions did not match. Thanks to a sharp-eyed reader for noticing the mistake and bringing it to my attention.