Re: Adam Rifkin Egosurfing on a Friday night.

Lloyd Wood (
Thu, 26 Feb 1998 16:35:44 +0000 (GMT)

On Sat, 21 Feb 1998, I Find Karma wrote:

> So to appease the Adam Rifkin in me, I decided
> to hop over to Altavista and do a little egosurfing with the query
> +"Adam Rifkin"

substitute 'site:' for 'host:' for databases powered by infoseek's
engine, or just use 'url:' on both engines instead.

(hotbot's interface could be considerably improved in this respect;
search engine query interface languages are quite primitive.)

[This tip comes to you courtesy of the research behind spacesearch: ]

> and I got back 776 hits of one of us Adam Rifkins that neither appears
> on XeNT or at Caltech. I list some of them below.


I never get asked if I'm any of them, so it's quite safe to assume
that they must get asked if they're me.

L. is the high point.