Apr 01

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-04-01

  • Won over my very-serious-and-prepared class facilitator with last week's paper. Just not sure I have it in me to write 3 more like that. 🙂 #
  • There is seriously a hotel staffer sculpting the hedge under my window with a chainsaw…at 9PM…in the dark. #dontcutoffyourOKDO #
  • Listening to the guy in the hotel room next to me stumbling around trying to find his cellphone is cracking me up. I wish I'd recorded it! #
  • Faultline Brewing! http://t.co/40bO3GGc #
  • I totally just had two dinners. #
  • When you travel and have both a divey burger place that has Pliny the Elder and a fancy brewery with lovely made-on-premise brews…do both! #
  • How can I be craving 3rd dinner? California enhungers me! #
  • In all seriousness, the no electronic devices thing will someday be revealed to be maintained by airport bookseller payola. #
  • Well, @CaptSpectacular made two bold choices this week. He jailbroke is iTouch, and asked one of his friend girls to go steady. #bigchoices #
  • Girls everywhere we go are flirting with @CaptSpectacular now. Am enjoying the good customer service we get when he's around. 😛 #
  • John Carter of Mars was wonderful. #
Mar 25

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-03-25

  • Hmm. I seem to have left my Miskatonic School for Girls game and my Guitalele at my parents house! Guess I'm playing M:TG or drumming! 🙂 #
  • As feared, this semester's facilitator is a tough grader. Agreed with grade on first paper, just not sure I agree on how he got there. 🙂 #
  • You are dead already! http://t.co/v21aZvln #
  • How much I enjoy working in Microsoft Word:Mac is a testament to how frustrated I am with Windows. #
  • OK, no one adk me to record anything for the next few weeks, I am sending my MOTU interface/mixer in for repair! #
  • OK, no one ask me to record anything for the next few weeks, I am sending my MOTU interface/mixer in for repair! #
  • Enjoying a pre-class Pliny. Hoping to bring the heat to my IT strategy discussion!!! #
  • A man's growth is optimized if he leans just beyond his capacity, his fear. He should not stagnate in a zone of security and comfort. #
  • Nor should he push far beyond his edge, stressing himself, unable to metabolize his experience. He should lean just beyond the edge of fear. #
  • Constantly, in everything he does. #
  • Why you should embrace your company's heretics: http://t.co/IsMF5b7c #
  • "I didn't invent what this door is made of. Some sort of alloy of Adamantium and Mithril?" #
  • http://t.co/sUINeyfb #
  • This entire can is filled with tiny bits of wire I finally convinced dad to toss. #AlmostHoarders http://t.co/jPAyaYDa #
Mar 18

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-03-18

  • In this meeting we keep talking about "Covenant" projects, which surprisingly are neither religion nor Halo related. #
  • Getting annoyed with "had everything figured out with developers 1-3 on the call, dev 4 decides not to show, but later contradicts all". #
  • Munchlax, munchlax, you are reminding me that I need more snax. #
  • . @putthison is the finest in Kefir-soaked edutainment. Welcome to season 2! #
  • The overall drama level at my office has increased so much that I'm suspecting the HVAC ppl of restricting oxygen flow to our building! 😛 #
  • Then it has done you no good at all! #
  • On ne voit bien qu'avec le cœur. L'essentiel est invisible pour les yeux. #
  • Tu deviens responsable pour toujours de ce que tu as apprivoisé. #
  • Countdown to "will anyone show up to the meeting I unfortunately had to schedule for Friday afternoon" REVEAL. #
  • Was digging in my box o'caps today and found my Aprilia Racing hat, oh how I miss you little Mojito scooter! #
  • From that article: "to avoid loneliness, you have to look on the bright side – […] it makes other people want to hang out with you." #
Mar 11

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-03-11

  • No response from my Regis (@beinfluential) facilitator asking for details on class that starts tomorrow night. Email to his boss bounced. :\ #
  • Updated the iPhone to iOS 5.1…suddenly seem to be picking up 4G instead of 3G… ( on AT&T ) #
  • RT @NatGeo: Spiderwebs blanket countryside after Australian floods http://t.co/asCAqmoa (reminds me of "croach" from @longshotauthor ) #
  • I am stunned by this chunk of whiteboard from the last class in my classroom. Note how the "i"'s are dotted. http://t.co/dlGzHeax #
  • Curious what my brother looks like? http://t.co/1gsw631j #
  • One of my coworkers reminds me of that Nixon quote from the Frost interview: "It's not a hack if *I* do it". #
  • Curious about why inventors do what they do? This short film about Father of Video Games Ralph Baer gives insight: http://t.co/Jk86vcGR #
  • Today's thought, obstensibly from Einstein: "Creativity is the residue of time wasted." Remember to collect your residue, folks!!! #
Feb 26

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-02-26

  • "If a problem has no solution, it may not be a problem, but a fact, not to be solved, but to be coped with over time." – Shimon Peres #
  • The Carriers Are Stuck In The Innovator’s Dilemma. Just Don’t Tell Them That. http://t.co/zhHVTUY7 #
  • Not sitting on my wallet while working & driving has made a SIGNIFICANT improvement on my shoulder and neck pain. #
Feb 19

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-02-19

  • Time in Pennsylvania is measured in trips to wawa. #
  • Cablevision patent suggests mobile phone-over-wifi service: http://t.co/CmWe4yOo #
  • How To Stay Positive When It's A Negative Environment At Work http://t.co/rCsrWY45 #
  • RT @best_of_mlkshk: http://t.co/F1YaUGKy has 20 likes: "Toto" @halsted #
  • Drifting with the tide, Never quite knowing why. Sometimes it makes no sense at all. #
  • Corgi Friday on Pinterest remains one of the best things on the internet. 🙂 http://t.co/uPPVYmSN #
  • Been some really good presentations at class tonight. Am getting concerned that it's 9:21 and we have 4 left to go, though. 🙂 #
  • I am a traveler of both time and space, to be where I have been. #
  • Very impressed that facilitator managed to get 3 chapters and 8 presentations into 4 hours on the nose!!! #
  • Let's hear interesting work restroom stories. I worked at a pet store where the toilet was in the middle of the storeroom – no door. #
  • Book quote of the day, from @byharryconnolly : "There are some problems that can only be solved by a shallow grave in the desert." #
Feb 05

Twitter Weekly Updates for 2012-02-05

  • Is it egotistical of me to look at these new online courses taught for free by major universities, and think that is a viable career path? #
  • The older I get, the more effect song lyrics have on me. I think I've never been a lyrics guy simply out of self-defense. #
  • This is the most random class discussion of all time. I am honestly wondering what this class is about anymore. #
  • Now into 35th minute of hearing one students' job woes. Supposed to cover 3 chapters tonight, just finished one. #
  • New experience: "Ooh, this drink is tasty, I should find out more!" "Hey, why is the first link I find in Google a safety recall for it!?" #
  • Things I hate about working with lawyers: L1: "My interpretation of this law is X". L2: "What? Only an idiot wouldn't interpret it as Y." #
  • Me: "Is there any caselaw to guide this?" L1: "There is no record of this law ever being enforced." Me: "Why are we talking, again?" #
  • What would happen if we treated every day of software coding as being as expensive as every day of shooting a Hollywood film? #