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· Naughties
· · 2004
· · · March
· · · · 10 (1 entry)

Who Ya Gonna Call? · What happened was, I saw this <a href='http://www.alistapart.com/articles/cssdropshadows/'>this cool article</a> in A List Apart about how you can do drop-shadows on pictures and text using pure CSS techniques. I thought the little picture to your right would be improved thereby, so I cut-n-pasted the code and made some changes to fit <span class="o">ongoing</span> better. It worked perfectly in Safari first time. It blew up in Mac IE but who cares. It worked fine in Windows IE. It broke in a very irritating way in Mozilla on all platforms. I blew about three hours one afternoon fiddling with margins and padding and this and that, getting more and more furious, snarling at my loved ones, and achieving exactly nothing. What ya gonna do? Who ya gonna call? (The story has a happy ending) ...
 
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