Omicron Llama

Coding all day, every day.

February, 2011

Text-only Description field in Google News RSS Feeds in XSLT

One annoying thing about Google’s awesome RSS feed from its news site is the Description field. If you look at the XML generated by for example, you’ll see the Description field is flooded with lots of crap, un-needed, encoded HTML, instead of the pure description in plain text as you’d expect (and probably what […]

Blog Templates

In a moment of uber-geekery, I decided to use Blogger’s awesome Template Designer to skin my blog the same as an IIS crash page. Purely for giggles. Will probably change it back in a bit.