Whenever we have a winter in the Unites States with excessive snow or cold, all the right-wing tea-baggers start spouting off that the weather is proof that global warming is a hoax. Anyone with any intelligence knows that seasons fluctuate and one cold winter doesn't prove anything. But, I have noticed that we have two summers in a row with excessive heat and droughts. So why aren't the right-wing tea-baggers going off about the proof of global warming? Oh, I know, because they are right-wing tea-baggers.
After the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill,
the largest oil spill on open water to date, residents along the
northern coast of the Gulf of Mexico witnessed a spike in the numbers of
dolphins washing ashore. Suspicions linking the increase in dolphin
deaths to the oil contamination led authorities to treat the dead dolphins as evidence against BP.
A few years ago I purchased (yep actually paid for) a copy of Movavi Video Converter. Overall it didn't do anything that I couldn't get free software to do, but since I paid for it, I would occasionally use it to convert videos that I would downsize for my iPod or phone.
A couple of months ago I upgraded from Windows XP to Windows 7 and when I went to reinstall the product I received a notification, "The activation key you have entered is not correct. Please make sure you have entered a valid activation key."
Since I had only activated it once on the same computer with the previous operating system, I e-mailed Movavi customer support.
The response I received told me my version was to old and that I would need to upgrade to a newer version, which of course I would have to pay for.
Since I wasn't that impressed with the product in the first place, I decided not to upgrade, and instead, write a blog post about how lame it is they don't support a user tr…