Slope of Hope Blog Posts

Slope initially began as a blog, so this is where most of the website’s content resides. Here we have tens of thousands of posts dating back over a decade. These are listed in reverse chronological order. Click on any category icon below to see posts tagged with that particular subject, or click on a word in the category cloud on the right side of the screen for more specific choices.

NetFreaks

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(Unrelated, but critical: if you haven’t already, delete your cookies.)

As most of you know, my guys and I pulled an all-nighter so that, at long, long last, we changed our host provider (that is, the servers which provide Slope and all its services). This was actually our third attempt over the past month, and we finally succeeded. Slope is a very, very, VERY complicated site (even to very experienced people), so it truly was like changing jet engines on an airborne flight.

At 4 this morning, when we threw the switch, it seemed things went pretty well. In fact, I thought we were just about done. On a scale of 1 to 10, however, we were actually at about a “2”. Just about everything was broken. But we improved steadily throughout the day. I’d say we’re at about an “9” right now. The broken stuff that remains is pretty much just internal administrative pages and SocialTrade stacks..

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Transport Fake-Out

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I am delighted earnings season is upon us, because it’ll help some reality actually show through the cracks of this totally fake, artificial, Fed-driven lie that we’ve been living through for the past decade. People can just start to see how bad things really are, at least until that self-serving prick Jerome Powell leaps back again to protect his centimillion-dollar fortune. The TRANSPORTS are a nice example of this. Yesterday’s breakout was a total fakeout. We’re all doomed. It’s just that no one realizes it yet.

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Kill Those Cookies

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Now that we’ve upgraded our servers, some folks are having trouble logging in, since their browsers are confused (basically straddling the old servers and the new servers). The solution to this is easy: delete your browser cookies. If you don’t know how, just go to Google and type “how to delete cookies in ” followed by whatever browser you use. Here’s what it looks like in Chrome, for example

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