“The world is still a weird place, despite my efforts to make clear and perfect sense of it.” Bringing chaos into the lives of the rigid and pretentious. The plot is peppered with “respectable” places being dragged into mayhem, and “respectable” folks trying (unsuccessfully) to cope behind plastic smiles. https://www.shortlist.com/entertainment/books/the-greatest-pieces-of-wisdom-from-hunter-s-thompson/95981 Update: I came across this Continue Reading
Using drupal is a lesson in understanding others. But designers are a different beast. They don’t understand the challenges we face if we need to recreate exactly what they want. That’s where the hook for altering a form comes into play. It’s all code, but very structured. There are a many issues that may arise Continue Reading
Just finish drywalling a section of wall in our basement. Starting to design what will be the gun rack wall to hold the guns. See attached image for current layout. I’d like to position all the gun in the top right of the wall section. But I don’t know what to paint on the wall. Continue Reading
The economy is improving. The signs are everywhere. At the stores, it’s crowded. I see job posting everywhere. And the septa regional rail got shiny new trains. This morning I was heading to the airport and jumped on the train to get there. I’ll have a friend pick me up in an automobile to complete Continue Reading
A game of word with friends takes about 10 days.
I went to a very engaging meeting with 40+ parents at the Abington Friends School the other night. The topic was Parenting in the Digital Age, which is right in my wheelhouse. At the meeting, I found that all, not just most, of the parents were there because they are scared of the technology their Continue Reading
My daughters sang this song tonight. There are many versions out there and we found the best.
There is an easy way to setup wireless speakers you can control with your iphone. It’s a little expensive, so plan to do expansion of your network in steps. The key components of the system are: an iphone, iTouch or ipad an airport Express (or more) a wireless router -an airport base station is recommended Continue Reading