First Blog Post

I just read on slashdot that Iranian ISPs have been ordered to block a large number of popular Web sites, including weblogging, community, chat and email services. This blogging phenomenon has been around for a long time in web terms and I never really understood what was so interesting about it. So, I figured I'd give it a try since I'm lucky enough to be able to reach this site. On a happier note, here is a picture of a rubber duck I found using google's image search.

By the way, if your new to this "BLOG" is short for web log...