Upgrading to Lion

Craig Grannell:

I recommend before installing Lion that even if you’re using Time Machine you also create a working clone of your Mac. This is because while you can restore data from Time Machine, it’s faster and simpler to do so from a clone.

Amen, brother.

[via Ben Brooks, whose comma splices kill hundreds of kittens a week]

Editor’s Note: With some coaching and smacking around, I helped Ben get his paragraph re-worked. He now owes me $80.