RSSSite Updates

May 28, 2011, 4:42 PM – In a nod to lovers of good grammar everywhere, I have removed a large amount of incorrect and unnecessary apostrophes sitewide.

May 18, 2011, 11:18 PMPlungefest 2011, about the 2011 Maryland Polar Bear Plunge, is now available in Photography.

May 17, 2011, 8:18 PM – Added Journal month pages for April and May 2011.

May 1, 2011, 9:30 PM – Changed splash page photo to one showing me with Space Shuttle Enterprise.

April 30, 2011, 4:02 PM – Added Year 2010 to Life and Times.

April 3, 2011, 10:48 PM – Changed splash page photo to one showing me wearing my "Camp Rainbow" t-shirt. The shirt is based on a design from the Today's Special episode "Summer Camp".

March 21, 2011, 12:58 AM – Added "Celebrating 15 years online" beneath the logo on all pages in recognition of the site's fifteenth anniversary on March 23.

March 16, 2011, 7:34 PM – Added Journal pages for February 2011 and March 2011

March 7, 2011, 11:36 PM – Changed splash page photo to one showing a birthday cake in honor of The Schumin Web's fifteenth anniversary on March 23.

March 5, 2011, 4:30 PM – Added Full Episodes page to Today's Special site, showcasing the TVO Public Archive episodes, and providing information on how to further support the release of Today's Special episodes.

February 13, 2011, 2:28 AM – New Google Custom Search boxes at the bottom of all pages.

February 1, 2011, 9:04 PM – Changed splash page image to one showing me giving the "heart gesture".

January 1, 2011, 1:11 AM – Changed splash page photo to one showing me coming home from work on the Metro, and added Journal pages for December 2010 and January 2011.

December 25, 2010, 4:18 AM – The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear is now part of Photography.

December 21, 2010, 10:16 AM – For information on locations of Metro's "random" bag search security theater, follow hashtags #wmata and #wmatasearch on the Twitter.

December 3, 2010, 11:54 PM – Updated splash page photo with a little "season's greetings" for December.

November 27, 2010, 1:04 PM – Added 17 photos to the Photo Feature Archives, which brings that section up to the present.

November 22, 2010, 12:28 AM – A new photo set, The Vietnam Veterans Memorial, is now available in Photography.

November 15, 2010, 12:29 AM – Added Journal pages for October 2010 and November 2010.

November 7, 2010, 12:40 AMBoston Megaraid, about Anonymous DC's trip to Massachusetts, is now available in Life and Times.

November 1, 2010, 10:44 PM – Changed splash page image for November, showing me with a pair of brand new glasses.

October 5, 2010, 7:05 PM – Changed splash page photo to one showing me doing the "Pepsi Summer Chill Out" hand gesture from 1991.

September 26, 2010, 9:13 PM – The server move has been completed. An all-clear has been given. Please resume normal activities.

September 25, 2010, 3:22 AM – My hosting company will be moving Schumin Web to a new server at some point in the next week. Nothing is expected to break, but brief outages may be possible.

September 17, 2010, 11:35 PM – Added Journal pages for August and September.

September 6, 2010, 1:00 PMFunk the Weekend is now available in Life and Times.

September 1, 2010, 10:27 AM – Changed splash page photo to one showing me wading in the fountain in Dupont Circle.

August 19, 2010, 8:37 PM – Added photo and description of 4000-Series floor lighting to Distinguishing Metro Rail Cars.

August 14, 2010, 7:00 PM – I have posted videos from my recent Chicago trip on YouTube.

August 12, 2010, 8:06 PM – Added new Metrobar line to the Online Store.

August 9, 2010, 2:27 AM – Added sections to Transit Center covering the Chicago 'L' and Chicago buses.

August 8, 2010, 1:41 PM – Added new Washington Metro photos to Transit Center, dating between summer 2006 and winter 2008.

August 5, 2010, 11:46 PM – Changed splash page photo to one showing me on the Boeing 727 at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago.

July 28, 2010, 12:44 AM – Power is restored at Schumin Web headquarters (i.e. my house), and thus there is a new photo feature.

July 26, 2010, 3:14 PM – Don't expect to see the photo feature change for a little while - the power is out at my house due to a large storm that came through Montgomery County, and I can't do non-Journal updates until the power is restored at my house.

July 11, 2010, 11:18 PM – New Odds and Ends page, Distinguishing Metro Rail Cars, about telling the difference between different types of WMATA rail cars.

June 30, 2010, 10:18 PM – Changed splash page image to my "Metrobar" picture for July. For all we know, this concept could stave off a future fare increase.

June 29, 2010, 1:44 AM – Tweaked the width of the Journal permalink page (example), and added a separate print-optimized stylesheet for same.

June 26, 2010, 1:01 AM – The new version of The Schumin Web is now live! See this Journal entry for full details about what this redesign entailed.

June 25, 2010, 7:31 PMSchumin Web will be going down for a little while this evening, as I launch the redesigned new version of the site. Look for a Journal entry when it's finished going over what's different, because it's not going to be immediately obvious about what's changed.

June 18, 2010, 1:12 AM – Added all the Photo Features through the end of 2009 to the Photo Feature Archive, and brought the Splash Page Archives up to the present.

June 1, 2010, 6:39 PM – Changed splash page image to one where I'm spoofing the Scientology "Ideal Org" uniform. And yes, that is a volcano in the background...

May 26, 2010, 9:11 PM – Corrected the caption for this photo in the Tubing the Shenandoah River photo set to correctly identify the photo's subject.

May 4, 2010, 7:10 PM – Updated splash page image to show me with the "elephant man" from my recent visit to JMU. Also added Journal pages for April and May.

April 11, 2010, 12:56 AM – Added new images to Transit Center pages for DASH, TheBus, and numerous Washington Metro pages.

April 1, 2010, 10:56 PM – Changed the splash page image to one showing me holding up and pointing to the Wheelock 7002T that I keep on my desk at work.

March 10, 2010, 12:19 AM – Schumin Web is now on Twitter. Follow me @SchuminWeb.

March 1, 2010, 2:42 AM – Added Journal page for March 2010.

February 28, 2010, 10:41 AM – Updated splash page photo for March, using a photo based on the "Advice Dog" Internet meme.

February 15, 2010, 2:48 PM – Added Taxpayer March on Washington (aka the "teabagger march") to Photography.