The archive spans more than twelve years. Over that time, a number of changes in blogging platforms and site layouts have led to a variety of different post types. As you go further back, there's an increased likelihood that you'll run into stale links and general weirdness.
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Most of the posts before 2007 are not tagged. Still, it gives you some idea of the popular topics around here.
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