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while, i'm not jumping on the google is eeeeeeevil bandwagon, i do think that diversity and competition are good things. i don't know if i'd go as far as the title implies, but "In Practice AllTheWeb Best!!" does show that the perceived dominance of google in returning relevant results is mistaken:

"A bench test study of Google and contender AllTheWeb/FAST reveals some weaknesses in Google's offering. From a user's perspective, all the Web/FAST is, in practice, a sounder search engine than Google. However, Google delivers fresher content with a greater percentage of pages being present in its database from individual sites."

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"it is hard to be brave," said piglet, sniffing slightly, "when you're only a Very Small Animal." rabbit, who had begun to write very busily, looked up and said: "it is because you are a very small animal that you will be Useful in the adventure before us."

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this site chronicles the continuing adventures of my son, odin, who was unexpectedly born on the fourth of july at 25 weeks gestation, weighing 1 pound 7 ounces.

he's quite a fighter and you can always send him a postcard to the most current address listed here if you're inspired by his adventures. see the postcard project/google maps mashup to see a map of the postcards.

if you're new, you can browse the archives to catch up. and don't forget to watch a few movies that i made while we were in the neonatal intensive care unit. or if you want the abridged version and you can find a copy, you can read about his adventures in the november 2005 issue of parents magazine.

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