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  1. Wed, 01 Mar 2006

    A brutally long day today. Sunday, Monday and Tuesday were great days- I was on a productive roll, and I knew it, so I did more and for longer than I should have, because, well, dammit, it felt good. I woke up today sort of tired already, and then, well, then webmail was down. And…

  2. Wed, 01 Mar 2006

    Said to me at dinner last night: “There is a fine line between cynicism and bitching- you’re staying north of it.” — Rekha Murthy Kathy Sierra is, as usual, dead on, this time talking about how dignity is overrated. I can’t wait to see her talk at GUADEC. Spent a big chunk of yesterday at…

  3. Sun, 26 Feb 2006

    Had a nice, small, relaxed dinner and bowling last night to pre-celebrate my birthday. Peter and Thunder got me an excellent-looking rum and armagnac. Krissa got me an excellent Jim Morrison biography which I first read part of in Yass, and which I’d been looking forward to reading the rest of. Also the Moulin Rouge…

  4. Tue, 21 Feb 2006

    Google is apparently blocking some Iraqi videos in the US. Scary. Update: False Alarm. Still, a shitty world where Google even has to give you the option to block by location- one of the whole points of this internet thingy is that it wasn’t supposed to matter where you were. Not google’s fault, just unpleasant.

  5. Mon, 20 Feb 2006

    My sister’s album finally made it up at cdbaby. Yay. :) Went on a retreat with work Friday. Was good, and relaxing- shocking how much of a difference a day completely computer-free can make to your state of mind. We’re beginning to move forward on the Digital Media Exchange at work; should be interesting to…

  6. Wed, 15 Feb 2006

    ChipX86: awesome. I look forward to playing with it, and maybe showing it off to co-worker David Weinberger, who really thinks tags are the bomb. Am particularly excited by the deskbar integration- I’ve actually removed my menu bar at this point and just use deskbar. Of course, that doesn’t help me when I have to…