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The personal website of Matt Henderson.

Refund policies on downloadable software

18 January 2016

Cozmoslabs is a Romanian company that sells products, through an intermediary company called Avangate, for building WordPress sites. I purchased a plugin from them, subsequently decided it wasn’t for me and requested a refund. I was eventually granted a refund, but only after some frustration and confusion. Here’s the story.

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Rantbox is now Dafacto

17 January 2016

A while back I created a second personal website at The idea was that my frequent complaints about things really weren’t content I wanted living here at Ultimately, however, maintaining a second website didn’t compensate any benefit of that separation of content, and so I’ve consolidated that site back into dafacto.

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There are few short-cuts in life

16 January 2016

The inferior man's reasons for hating knowledge are not hard to discern. He hates it because it is complex—because it puts an unbearable burden on his meager capacity for taking in ideas. Thus his search is always for short cuts. All superstitions are such short cuts. Their aim is to make the unintelligible simple, and even obvious.

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Spanish vs German Directions

01 January 2016

I just love the cultural differences in Europe. This Christmas, we played two chess tournamentsone in Spain, and the other in Germany. Prior to the events, we emailed both tournament directors, asking how to get to the venue from the local airport. The contrast in replies are hilarious.

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