On Tue, 31 Jul 2007 22:51:59 -0500, Bergamot <firstname.lastname@example.org>
>> Bergamot wrote:
>>> I don't follow. What's so "new" about the above site other than it's
>>> Flash (not that I'd call Flash "new") instead of HTML? I can't read the
>>> text so I don't really know what they're selling, but at first glance it
>>> doesn't seem so different from any other stock photo or other gallery
>>> type site.
>> It's just a galley of Flash sites. I wasn't holding it up as an example
>> of Flash itself, although it is!
>Ah, now I see. We're supposed to investigate the sites it points to, not
>the site itself. You probably should have mentioned that. I will look at
>a few later, but frankly I don't expect to find much there that
>interests me. I don't use the web as a source of entertainment, and if I
>can't read the text it's gonna be thumbs down no matter how it looks.
>>> So what am I missing? I really want to know.
>> Sense of adventure, passion :)
>My sense of adventure is mostly reserved for the great outdoors. 8-)
>"Passion" isn't a word I associate with web stuff much, except as it
>relates to usability and accessibility. ;)
....you must be terribly stunted as far as creativity. I pity people
like you, I really do. Although, they do say ignorance is bliss.
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