The wicked combo of three week old and three year old is kicking my ass… tired like I’m working in a coal mine all day.
After a morning spent discussing Mac configs and Asset Management exports I want a Jackson Hole burger.
ASX - hah! my 3 year old’s first tweet! she was grabbing at the key board and hit the “a” “s” and “x” keys while Twhirl was hot.
Retweeting @megfowler: really, who the hell am I? i’m some writerface. there are a million writers in any given city, weeping at keyboards.
Just got a Twine invite and now I’m playing around inside it… trying to figure it out. Anybody else in here?
You know things are bad when every 140 character phrase that comes to your mind you dismiss as crap… Twitter’s Block.
Clay Shirky on Gin, Television and the Social... →
This is a fairly short, extremely relevant speech given by Clay Shirky at the Web 2.0 conference on April 23, 2008. It’s an absolute must view if you want to understand the…
somebody on this train smells like good pot.
Enjoying my new Sony KDL-52XBR4. Mounted it to the wall myself (with some lifting help, of course).
Wish I’d seen this →
Adam Greenfileld’s astute observations of a Web 2.0 Expo panel that he didn’t attend. Makes me wish I saw it as well - and that I was sitting next to Greenfield.
Can't Cross A Virtual Wall →
Designer Hanyoung Lee has this very interesting take on what the future of traffic signals can hold. It’s worth a click through for the mock-up pictures. Just another example of how good design works…
My vote’s a bet in a football pool, five on the... →
Wake up fool there’s no time for a shouting match. That’s the next line after the headline of this post as it sits in Mike Doughty’s sublime anti-war tune Fort Hood. Embedded…
Looking for a NYC based Flash/RIA/web developer/s… any leads out there?
Something interesting: clicked links in AIR apps don’t open with Camino 1.6 as default browser; OS X - 10.5.2 Macbook 2GHz.
Just downloaded new Flight of the Conchords new record from Amazon. It’s good but not really “new”
Alert Thingy - Twhirl is getting like Ali - Frazier.
“No one gets to work under ethically pure conditions.” - Tibor Kalman
Twitter Can Be Dangerous →
Friend and co-worker daveB has taken the prize for first semi-serious twitter related injury - at least that I’m aware of. I would imagine stories like this are quite common - there should be a…
Rejoice Ever More →
Wine blogger Tom Wark has a thoughtful post up about the nature of wine reviews and, well, life. His inspiration for the post is the final episode of HBO’s John Adams and I find that his sentiment…
If you like groovy, infectious, psychedelic pop music videos by underground artists: http://snurl.com/25ah6
Messing around with triplify and my wordpress install. Seems to work nicely, but not sure what I can do withg resulting RDF.
I’ve got my shoes on backwards, that’s all →
An interesting video by my friends William Mallory and Jessica Licciardello made it’s way into my inbox today. It’s the video for the song “Shoes” (a catchy romp if there ever was…
http://twitpic.com/hha <- Trying twitpic with a shot of my workspace.
Some fine day I will have a nice, soft, green lawn. Thank you America for your lofty inspiration.
Tom Petty fan? http://mudcrutchmusic.com
Listening to Mudcrutch on WRXP 101.9 FM in NYC - must get more Mudcrutch - Tom Petty is a groovemaster.
The Google economy →
Jeff Jarvis does a pretty good job at making sense of the recent misread of Google quarterly earnings by economic pundits. As with most things these days (and especially media) the old tools just…
Newspapers Confront The Enemy Within →
Looks like the traditional firewall between advertising and editorial is slowly coming down. This is an ethical sticking point with a lot of editorial types, but it might just be necessary if…
Doing a lot of tool jumping lately. Just swtiched from Firefox 3 to the newly released Camino 1.6. Enjoying the bug-free browsing.
trying to find a good iPhone twitter client… Today it’s iTweet.
sitting and waiting… waiting for something to come along ans stir my soul.
Web Design of the Times →
Khoi Vinh puts his finger on exactly what’s going on in the print/web design world. Couldn’t have said it better myself: “it’s absolutely imperative that a shift in thinking occurs” - “In my opinion,…
Food Fight →
This is an amazing video by Stefan Nadleman that depicts the history of war since WWII with the ethnic foods representing the countries they’re from. I can’t do it justice; you have to see it. Big…
Good quick interview of Khoi Vinh: http://snurl.com/24u29
Yochai Benkler: Open-source economics →
Yochai Benkler, for those who may not know him, is a Harvard law professor and author of the absolutely eye opening book The Wealth of Networks (you…
doing some twitter follow pruning
A twitter feature I’d like: when browsing those you follow some indication of whether or not they follow you back would be nice.
Museum of Modern Arthur →
Creative people really jazz me. Joseph Arthur is a creative kat… a musician (a good musician who writes and sings weird, interesting, sublime, demented, twenty-first century…
seriously considering ditching delicious for magnolia. import done - wordpress integration still to come.
Trying alert thingy for a change of pace… new version posts to twitter directly!
Devil's Advocacy →
Mark Dery delivers a spot on assessment of the New Atheist movement’s stunted critique of American Evangelicals. He takes Dawkins, Hitchens, and Harris to task for not moving beyond the what and…
Baby and mother home from hospital, floors have been finished, and I am just days away from a new TV (Sony XBR perhaps) - all good.
Trying out a new avatar.
In honor of the new avatar, some HDT: “Do not hire a man who does your work for money, but him who does it for love of it.”
Obama, Bitterness, Meet the Press, and the Old... →
It’s always refreshing to hear someone who is part of the establishment speak in honest, down to Earth words about the state of discourse in the USA. Al Gore did it in Assault on Reason and now…
I Saw The Future Of Social Networking The Other... →
I don’t usually link to Mike Arrington since his posts are smeared all over the web without my help, but I found this post to be especially interesting. The convergence of mobile/social applications…
Noa Turro (no middle name yet) weighs in at 6lbs 3oz and 19 inches tall… her sister is very proud. Thanks to all who sent congrats!