So far so good. The fresh install, including many of the add-ons I had previously, has proven to eliminate all the oddities I was experiencing. One thing I forgot to mention was that certain videos no longer played as well. Everything is fine again. And it seems to be running faster too.
I’ve noticed an odd Firefox behavior on my Macbook Pro developing for 6 months or so. Some links to certain web sites would not work any longer. It started with anything yahoo. No matter what I tried I just couldn’t view the site. Then I started to notice sometimes links pointing to Facebook wouldn’t load right. I had no trouble going to these sites directly, it was only when linked from another site. Even when it was a result in a Google search. more »
Well it's up and running as of sometime last night (for those of us in the US). The Large Hadron Collider.