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Changing

Two things may change in the near future: 1. How this blog is run. Despite my many years of patronage I am seriously contemplating leaving Movable Type for WordPress. The biggest effort would be setting aside time to make the switch and clearing out the thousands of static pages published since this blog was born. …

New resolutions for the new year

I’ve announced my resolutions on this blog before, back in [2006](http://vantan.org/archives/2006/01/new_year_resolu.php) and [2008](http://vantan.org/archives/2008/01/new_year_resolu_1.php). Now it’s time for 2010! I learned at INSEAD that research has shown that if you plan how to carry out your resolution and tell others about it, you’re more likely to follow through with it. So I will announce how I …