freshly ground white pepper makes microwaved battered pizza breakfast quite passable
Playing lazy with Flash (@ Antarctica in NYC) http://bit.ly/4frg6H
http://twitpic.com/c4xc6 - Classic. DoHS I-9 form “Paperwork Reduction Act” is a lone para on page 3
http://twitpic.com/bzfig - Completed my first @AlphaOneLabs project: Stereo Bluetooth Goggles
I need a large whiteboard so bad
hearing good news from the @morguefile_site mines. something like 95% of data as of 7/12 should be coming back. only 3 days lost, sweet.
monday morning inbox clearing, amused to see a google calendar [reminder] about own birthday saturday. … “o darn, missed it!”
going to the beach is fashion agony because i can only find the flashy swimwear with angry double headed eagles on the sides. xtreem wading?
http://twitpic.com/b5sa7 - Ad in Time Out… Great illustration for the problem with corporation thinking
Posted pics and route of tonight’s ride. Surprise: 45 miles. whaa? http://is.gd/1GgEM no really, very surprised. I’ve missed the bareknuckle
Whoa when did au bon pain rebrand into the olive garden?
http://twitpic.com/b38z9 - Dead internet, dead city, blind bike, cast iron midnight friend
http://twitpic.com/b352y - When your internet is down and you can’t sleep…
Oh yeah! It’s now a year and a day since i quit smoking.
Good NY/ByDesign post on currency/documents/design policy: http://is.gd/1Fcd0 Richard Smith’s “The only way” nonsense still grates, as ever.
don’t think i’ve ever before *listened* to Spiritualized - “Ladies & Gentlemen We are Floating in Space” clear through. good, quite good.
global monoculture is such a bad trip. in these photos, only “Ethnic Uighur Women” look like they’re not from anywhere http://is.gd/1EEkK
RT @UNFAIL http://twitpic.com/ayf9z - I love Flickr, but it’s got cockwave cancer.
opal finally returned my other bike glove. going for celebratory laps in central park, on the fix. this is my 555th update.
dear rock gym astoria, if you’re gonna post a class schedule on your site, maybe consider keeping it under 6 months old. pilates fail.
finished basic sketch-rant about time warner dvr mystro software update design/usability gripes: http://is.gd/1Dg0T
pre-OTH-birthday freakout starting gun is now! hacker diet! http://www.fourmilab.ch/hackdiet/ … also thinking pilates classes all week
fly seen buzzing around here for days just flew into a beer can. i heard it bzz around inside, then it did a stumble walk as it emerged
cool color scheme gen http://is.gd/1COGV … +more fun plugging in randoms such as “fail,” “,”color scheme,” and “tomorrow” via @bruces blog
http://twitpic.com/aqbm8 - nerds are, well, nerds… link via @kottkedotorg
Time Warner Cable DVR Software Update (Mystro)...
(edited 07/27 with some new bits.) A few days ago, the softare on the TW DVR force-updated. (from passport to “Mystro” accoring to the boot screen.) The first thing that struck me was its barely-better-than-‘curses’ (and in some cases worse) text display handling, but in the time since, I have found a few other specific issues. This is a partial list in no real order. ...
How bad does it look when a Forbes news mailing goes out with “TWITTER’S WORSE NIGHTMARE” headline? Shudder.
LOL @AP11_SPACECRAFT “say houston you think you could turn the earth a little bit so we could get a better view?” #wechoosethemoon
crazy good concept/execution: http://u653v.tk realtime replay of the Apollo 11 mission, for 40th anniversary
http://twitpic.com/ady66 - all @foursquare mayors appear to look the same
cable box software updated. horrible new usability failures abound. i may need to yell about it at length with screengrabs
actual txt from my mystery 714 friend: “are we going to tiger? so i can ask adrenaline to help me out to go tranny style” … win!
right now i am: watching http://is.gd/1yNYS (Desmond Dekker - Israelites) while listening to http://is.gd/1yNUz (OMD - Talking Loud & Clear)
HA. Sudden wave of email marketing semi-spams. 11:30 AM Tuesday, Didn’t realize people still did it so specifically.
watching “the office” episodes “casino night” & “gay witch hunt” back to back, laughing/yelling uncontrollably
My new 714 google voice number comes complete with someone (abel?) messaging me “spit” & about concerts and “lucky’s”
incapable of hiding a snicker each time i see a 7” mistagged as 7’
i like when mediamatters picks apart the simpler little bits of newsjunk http://is.gd/1uEoc
oh wow. there is a thomas pynchon book in a lolcat. i repeat: a thomas. pynchon. book. in. a lol. cat. http://is.gd/1sXSU
Two thirds of the way through Wagner’s “Memorial” (X-Files-movie-recommended book) Savage, brilliant, very punny, savage. http://is.gd/1sStN
playing with moses’ (of -supposes) newest, filmstrip http://is.gd/1rNZq -docs don’t do it justice, but his demo to #flashcodersny was good
atom bomb imagery at TechCrunch Japan “Chrome OS drops bomb on MS” http://is.gd/1rOAd vs plain WWW, “No fallout on Apple” http://is.gd/1rOCw
Found last, fittingly white-whale-of-a-copy of Moby Dick, at Strand
sega racing game clouds again
Watching fireworks on tv, amazed by the number of idiots trying to take flash photos of them
Every little 5500k sparkle along the shore and in the highrise windows represents another idiot squinting into a blinking 12 cam at arm’ …
i love stories about tenuous steps in new science, but how long before i can yell at my quantum laptop for being “slow”? http://is.gd/1mvV5
tekserve called back, said tried new power supply and replacement processor, no go. now stabbing in dark, “maybe it’s the logic board”
BUT! one helpful and perserverent tekserve tech (tek?) called back to say: swap PSU was bad. so skyscraper lives! (when i can pick him up)
“why don’t they make coffee that’s beer?” — me, out loud, wandering across kitchen in middle of quiet musical noodling and booze evening