October 30, 2010

Timba Smits

Timba Smits
Timba Smits is a Melbourne born, London based graphic designer and illustrator.




October 29, 2010

Kristina Söderbaum

Kristina Söderbaum
Kristina Söderbaum was a Swedish-born German film actress, producer and photographer. She was married to German director Veit Harlan.



Karen Steele

KarenSteele (far left), Maggie Thrett, Susan Denberg in the Star Trek episode Mudd's Women.

Karen Steele

October 17, 2010

Dolly Read

Dolly Reed
Dolly Martin is an English pinup model and actress. She is best remembered for her appearance in Playboy magazine and as the lead character in Beyond the Valley of the Dolls. She is sometimes credited as Margaret Read, Dolly Read Martin, or Dolly Martin. (Wiki)

Dolly Read wikipedia entry

Beyond the Valley of the Dolls wikipedia entry

Youtube clip of Dolly as a Playboy bunny:

Dolly's band The Carrie Nations from Beyond the Valley of the Dolls

The Carrie Nations

October 9, 2010

Installing WordPress

1. Create a sub domain.

Login into c-panel on your server and click the sub-domain icon.
Name your sub-domain dev, so it will be

A folder will automatically be created in public_html directory


2. Create a MySQL database.

Go to MySQL wizard in c-panel and create a new database.
Give it a name and choose a username and password

The database and username will be prefixed by your server name
database name: johnsmith_dev
username: johnsmith_dev


3. Download WordPress 3.0

Extract the files and open the file wp-config-sample.php

You will see this bit of code at the top.
Enter your database/username/password details here.

/** The name of the database for WordPress */
define('DB_NAME', 'database_name_here');

/** MySQL database username */
define('DB_USER', 'username_here');

/** MySQL database password */
define('DB_PASSWORD', 'password_here');

Now save the file as wp-config.php (deleting the -sample)
Trash the old wp-config-sample.php


4. Using an FTP program like Cyberduck navigate to your dev directory.
Upload all those WordPress files into the dev folder. Its about 7Mb


5. Now you need to complete the WordPress install.

Launch your browser and goto

You will see a WordPress welcome screen asking you to name your blog, choose a password and enter an email address.

Click the install button.
You now have WordPress installed in a development directory on your server.