I've decided I don't really need to be running all the plugins I had running. So I've removed a bunch. The good news is that removing a plugin requires the following extremely difficult steps:
remove the plugin from
If I want to completely eradicate the plugin:
delete the plugin file from the file system
delete all entries in
config.pythat have to do with the plugin
delete any data files the plugin used from the file system
Anyhow, I'm probably going to install comments, pingbacks, trackbacks, quarter-backs, double-decaf-half-backs, atom, madam, and all the other possible ways for blogs to intertwine with one-another over the next week so that I will finally have an inkling of what all the hubbub is about.