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Thursday, November 5th, 2009
10:16 am
Remember, Remember the 5th of November
Just taking a moment to wish everyone a happy Guy Fawkes Day.
Friday, October 30th, 2009
4:48 pm
Ewoks...lifes of the party
I don't go viral often, but how can you say no to out of control Ewoks.

Current Mood: amused
Thursday, October 29th, 2009
2:41 pm
Random Thought
The only thing that humans dislike more than change is stagnation.

Current Mood: contemplative
Thursday, October 22nd, 2009
9:33 am
Pretty Hate Machine Turns 20
Twenty years later, and it's still on my Desert Island list.

Current Mood: nostalgic
Friday, September 18th, 2009
1:40 pm
Wednesday, September 9th, 2009
2:16 pm
Happy 09/09/09
Number nine... number nine... number nine...

Seems I ran into a surprisingly small number of people for a surprisingly short period of time at Dragon Con. So if you are reading this, there is a good chance that a "sorry I missed you" is in order.

Current Mood: tired
Friday, August 7th, 2009
6:55 pm
WIth Helpers Like these...
Some information for others who use Comcast for their ISP. They have recently implemented something that the rest of the world knows as DNS Hijacking that they have decided to call their Domain Helper Service. Visit this article for a full explanation and information on how to opt out of this "help".

Current Mood: rolling my eyes
12:26 am
Relevant John Hughes Film Quote
"Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it." - Ferris Bueller

Yep, definitely gonna miss him.

Current Mood: sad
Wednesday, July 15th, 2009
6:42 pm
Yo mama so fat 2009
Yo mama got bailout money from the government.
They said she's too big to fail.

Yes, I'm feeling random and silly. How the heck are you?

Current Mood: silly
Friday, May 8th, 2009
2:13 pm
Some Nerdcore fun for your Friday
You are likely to be eaten by a grue:

Current Mood: nerdy
Thursday, April 30th, 2009
2:11 pm
Social Media and emergency response
Heard an interesting article this morning on the CDC's use of twitter to spread information on the swine flu. Mind you, XKCD has a slightly different take on twitter's role. :)

As people watch less live tv and listen to less radio, social media probably will play a more important role in emergency response. Its going to be interesting watching this progress.

Current Mood: geeky
Wednesday, March 18th, 2009
9:53 am
A history lesson for the Joe the Plumbers among us
The smaller government talk is just big hype. The empty rhetoric makes for nice sound bytes on the Sunday circuit, but what happens during the week doesn't match the talk.
Thursday, January 1st, 2009
4:13 pm
Newton County Born and Raised?
Was driving behind a vehicle today with a license plate that said "FRESH".

Alas, there were no dice in the mirror.

Happy New Year everyone. May 2009 treat you well.
Tuesday, December 2nd, 2008
9:43 am
Just a quick reminder that if you live in Georgia, there is a runoff election for the senate seat today.
Friday, November 7th, 2008
8:45 pm
Bringing wisdom into the internet age
I have decided that "one man's trash is another man's treasure" shall henceforth be replaced by:

One person's WTF is another person's FTW

Current Mood: silly
Tuesday, November 4th, 2008
11:14 pm
Yes We Did
As I reflect on the enormity of this election, I can't help but wonder if this was how it felt to elect JFK and Reagan. I was young and in a divided household during the Reagan election, and JFK was before my time, but these are the elections that come to mind right now.

Of course the other thing that comes to mind is 1994. And here I think of this both in terms of party triumph and object lesson. Hopefully we will learn from those lessons and try to find common ground with our political rivals instead of deepening the divisions.

Current Mood: contemplative
3:33 pm
A couple of months ago many of us stood in a line that wrapped around 3 sides of the Hyatt regency. Some of us groused a little, but we still made it through the line and got our tickets. That was just for Dragon Con. If you can wait in a line for con, surely you can wait in a line for democracy. Go forth and vote. (unless of course you already have. :) )

Current Mood: civic-minded
Tuesday, October 7th, 2008
11:00 pm
When you represent all of us, how you conduct yourself matters.
One more reason I'll be voting for "that one".

Current Mood: disappointed
Tuesday, September 16th, 2008
9:23 am
Coolest Bumper Sticker Ever

Just saw the coolest bumper sticker ever on the way in to work:

"Kenobi '08... Our Only Hope"

Current Mood: geeky
Saturday, July 19th, 2008
2:10 pm
stolen from wilsonodk and hippieatheart

SCATTERGORIES...it's harder than it looks! Copy and paste this bad boy to your own el-jay. Erase my answers and enter yours. Use the 1st letter of your name to answer each of the following. They have to be real places, names, things. Nothing made up! You CAN'T use your name for the boy/girl name question.

WHAT IS YOUR NAME? Will/Justanotherg33k

4 LETTER WORD: Whoa/Just

BOY NAME: Walter/Justin

GIRL NAME: Wendy/Janice

OCCUPATION: Webmaster/janitor

A COLOR: walnut/jade

SOMETHING YOU WEAR: winter coat/jeans

BEVERAGE: wine/juice

FOOD: watermelon/jam

SOMETHING FOUND IN A BATHROOM: washcloth/Juggs magazine (no, not in my bathroom.)

A PLACE: Washington/Jerusalam

REASON FOR BEING LATE: Waiting on someone to get ready/Just two more bars to level. :)

SOMETHING YOU SHOUT: Woot!/Justice will prevail!

Current Mood: silly
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