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CODE: jQuery’s :contains and White Space

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Over the weekend I ran into one of those situations where it felt like I had found a bug in a very commonly used portion of a very commonly used piece of so...

Priorities

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Interesting how Amazon prioritizes use experience. Of course they want to make it easy to shop, right? I can buy something via 1-click without having to ...

Air Quality Egg Helper Browser Extension

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I picked up a couple of Air Quality Eggs through Kickstarter. They're neat gadgets that can be equipped with a variety of sensors to monitor the air.

Pill Pockets

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Now that our cats are becoming elderly, they need some kitty meds. Nothing too serious, but some daily pills, probably more to come.

Down One Cat

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Temporarily. Zooty and Rebo are 15 years old now and are starting to show some wear and tear. Rebo is recently on blood pressure medication (older kidne...

Happy 100th, Julia Child

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I have two favorite memories of Julia Child, neither of which involves Saturday Night Live.

Great Headlines From My Newsfeed

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I just have to hope that someone at the BBC got a chuckle when they decided on this excerpt for the article's newsfeed.  

WTF Economics

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I subscribe to the magazine "Cooking Light". Issues usually have some good recipes when you ignore all the stuff about yoga, aromatherapy and blood pressure...