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Whenever I Go Away, I Want to Start Anew…

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There’s a thrill for me in the initial exploration of an idea, the initial design of a piece of software or web site, and in learning how to use new tools or...

Omnious Sounding

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Yahoo seems to have changed the layout of Yahoo Movies recently. I was looking at what was playing locally and saw this: It sounds ominous. If I don’t...

In the Category of “Just No”

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Do you ever turn on the television and think "Oh my, why hasn't Fox TV adapted Ab Fab into a US sitcom? ... Unfortunately, it appears that Fox never go...

Battlestar Galactica: Both Back and Ending

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The new episode will apparently run 3.5 minutes long, so set make sure your DVRs are catching that because I suspect you’ll be very unhappy about missing the...

Doomed

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Fox News is the most trusted TV news source, with 39.3% of respondents to an IFC survey saying they trusted it most.   [From Poll: Interne...

So You’re Having a Benefit Event…

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So - the day of the event - you get a call asking what restaurants will be there. … The caller mentions to you that he tried to email quite a while ago but ...

Free Ice Cream on Election Day

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Back to the important things: Ben & Jerry’s is giving away free cones from 5PM to 8PM today (election day). http://www.benjerry.com/features/i_voted/

Futurama: Bender’s Game

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"Futurama" unfortunately never got the love that "The Simpsons" gets, but I'm still grateful for the fact that Fox gave the show another chance in the form...

WebDev: jQuery, JSON, IE and Caching

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When you bookmark a listing the icon changes from a heart with a plus sign to a heart with a minus sign, the count of the number of times the the listing was...

Offline jQuery Documentation for MacOS X

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I don’t always have reliable online access when I’m coding - in particular, I was on a bus today for a couple of hours and didn’t always have Internet access...

LJ Crossposting

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I have a bunch of half-written things that I haven’t finished because I haven’t been happy with the state of cross-posting between this blog and Livejournal ...