Messenger Newshttp://www.messengernews.netTop Headlinesen-usWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:26:34 EDTWed, 10 Feb 2016 10:26:34 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssElectronic ineptitude not goodhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594650.htmlIf you saw smoke over the west edge of Dodge on Monday, it was me. My sales tax form was ready to submit, after hours of problems, but when I tried to pay, all sorts of new problems came up.Sun, 7 Feb 2016 00:00:00 EDTLoss of Internet hurtshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594378.htmlFor five days my Internet connection disappeared. Off and on, off and on. I restarted the modem so many times I'll have a permanent imprint on my finger. And still I had nothing.Sun, 31 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTGreat night brings on memorieshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/594170.htmlOK, I'll admit it. I like to sleep unencumbered. Always have. Likely, always will, even though it's not about to happen. A person can't sleep in the altogether when she sleeps alone. Oh, get your mind out of that low place.Sun, 24 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTBested by meatloafhttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/593957.htmlMortification. That's the feeling that runs around your heart when you have to throw out most of the meatloaf you just made because when you ate some of it, you had to wash it down with a nausea pill. That's mortification.Sun, 17 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDTRevision helps birthday storieshttp://www.messengernews.net/page/content.detail/id/593697.htmlNew Year's Eve means more than babysitting these days. When I was young, I always babysat because the money was really good when parents came home happy.Sun, 10 Jan 2016 00:00:00 EDT