Stayed up until <12:30> last night reading “Black Man”. Richard Morgan is great
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Stayed up until <12:30> last night reading “Black Man”. Richard Morgan is great
tomorrow is a holiday, yay for Internationalist Socialist solidarity!
stupid mothership hasn’t realised that there are real live people in the EU that THEY HAVE TO SUPPORT
yes, I am a bit miffed, why do you ask?
wtf slashdot.org down??? ALIENS ARE HERE
w00t got a new used ergoforce keyboard belonging to the coworker who’s gone to China
had to take a low-power nap to prevent me from seeing double with fatigue
Waiting for the Last day of April bonfire
I can kiss the Xbox goodbye now that Leo has got GTA4
“Oracle7 Server SQL Language” – best reference EVAH
hmm Disqus now hooks into services like del.icio.us, flickr, and inevitably, Twitter
I’ll grab a coffee NOW(tm)
Waiting for the end of Viking’s gym class
planning on selling the car, even if we don’t get much money we’ll be out ahead by not paying for gas, repairs, insurance
after a rocky start, Nick Sagan’s Idlewild is hitting its stride
man i love my old keytronics ergoforce kb, pity some of the keys are wonky
the dearth of new blog entries on Monday makes me sad…
big-name car dealer didn’t want my car, time to look at the second-tier
3 new spam followers, blocked. Fruitless but you gotta do something
You know what Twitter? Feel free to truncate my tweets to 140 chars, but fucking lay off hijacking my keystrokes if I cross the limit, mkay?
First half of day done: fixing stuff and cleaning at daycare. Now for the housing association spring cleaning
Staying up until 3am playing Crackdown was, in retrospect, not the best decision
Yay car still where I left it
vero we recently added ourselves to the Swedish list, it takes 6 months to go into effect and we’ve never received more calls :P
sort of a spam filter for phones
Woke half an hour before the alarm, now eating a leisurely breakfast
getting messily involved in email “marketing” for work and not liking it one little bit
Like most things SOX-related at $mothership, the latest access tracking app seems rushed
LOL @ GTA4 pirate release
thinking of knocking off early and spending my paycheck
heading home early
Awkward weather, just too cool for just a suit jacket but you feel like a Snowman in a coat
Dude just because you have Ibrahamovic’s nose doesn’t mean you should have his haircut
On the bus heading towards Systemet and some not-so-cool brews
Stupidly we threw out Leo’s old cards in the move
starting the day with wrestling with Outlook. DO NO WANT
Zeropunctuation has its ups and downs, but even at its worse it’s TEH AWSUM
time to sort out some lunch
doing the timesheet
waiting for the conference call to begin
more SOX stuff on the immediate horizon, yay
on an Elvis Costello jag, dunno why
waiting for the queue at Gunthers to die down
back from Günthers, half hour wait for a double kabanoss in French bread but worth it. Sauce and mustard are HOT
my oral cavity feels as if it’s been napalmed
now using irssi for work IRC, feels good
Consolas is a really nice fixed-width font
ah the last half hour before going home… productivity plummets
time to move off home, I hope my new used lens has arrived!
Waiting for my burgers at Max
cannot help but follow @jwz, in spite of (or maybe because of) his message to new followers: http://tinyurl.com/3ueb6x
I say: all follow @jwz, let’s get him more followers than @scobleizer!
SE newspapers bought the Google triumphalist propaganda hook line and sinker
damn forgot both my memory card and “Accelerando”
crackdown would be a mite cooler if you could play as a woman character
At the playground, lovely weather, perversely wishing being inside playing Crackdown
Viking has found another boy his age to play with. Lucky for him because I lack all energy
The other kids mom and her friend are on a conference call planning a wedding on conference call
Whoops didn’t rewrite that last tweet b4 posting :P
ok so megacorps are tracking mentions of themselves in Twitter, has the service “arrived” or has it jumped the shark. And why should I care?
created a playlist with songs w/ playtime <2:42> as per http://www.scalzi.com/whatever/003073.html
FriendFeed serves no purpose for me whatsoever
hmm looks as if I can’t access TechCrunch from work. No great loss.
God my spelling has gone to pot
Starting early, Joanna is leaving Viking to daycare
Always surprised to see affluently-dressed people smoking
Note to young Swedish women: black scarves with bright floral patterns are fugly
Seeing a messenger bag with the logo “Bonnier Gaming” - cognitive dissonance. Bonniers is the local century-old publishing/media company
Half past 7 tram crowd is different from the half-past 8 one
Ticket line at Gullmarsplan is suboptimal during rush hour
my sound system is flakey :( no sound in the right channel. Maybe it’s my reciever from 1982 that’s giving up
moved the mouse out of reach so I will be forced to use the trackball on the other side
one nation, under Twitter
“In the United States, the (avoirdupois) pound as a unit of mass has been officially defined in terms of the kilogram since the Mendenha …
amusing myself by writing LOLwords in bug report screenshots
I lead DN with about 1.2 years: http://xrl.us/bjg5e vs http://xrl.us/bjg5g. Go me!
what’s with the sudden spate of stupid popup survey requests? every other site I visit has them now!
reading http://www.irvinehousingblog.com/, fascinating
unfollowing the tweets from CNN
finally the 24mm I’ve bid on is on its way
heh, Iraq buys arm from Serbia, ticks off the US: http://tinyurl.com/59gdxl
GTA4 sounds impressive in preview: http://tinyurl.com/6qyvvy
Dell customer satisfaction surveys SUCK but I was very happy with the service and I hope the rep gets the feedback
just got a call from wife, the unemployment office she works at is to be shut down on 1 Jul
having great fun shooting coworkers in SoFII
The twitter backlash begins. Soon all the cool kids wil be moving to some new hot service w/o spammers. It’s like slash and burn.
I suck at leaving comments
Lunch @ Bonnier konsthall
counting down for beer
down to 2 tickets in the support queue, which is nce
100.00 USD = 63.16 EUR, it’s not funny anymore, starting to feel scary…
smirnoff ice is a guilty pleasure
shutting down Outlook
In a pub cellar, Cowboy Junkies on the stereo
Wtf the kitchen is out of filet of beef @ 19 local?!!
Waiting for my Philly cheese steak sandwich
gah, another gray day
After using twhirl a bit, it’s just not cutting it. Web and gtalk ftw!
Made the mistake of taking the bus instead of the tram and missing the subway connection. So now we’re running late :(
This day has “crap” written all over it
“Jennifer Government” is getting better from a slow start
Heading to the car, then to pick up Hanna
Feel like kneecapping the whooping kids in the tram
creepy how lots of SA military hardware is in use around the world: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamba_APC
penny-wise, pound-foolish: http://techdirt.com/articles/20080407/172509780.shtml
recommended wordpress.com and tumblr.com for coworker on his way to work in Shanghai
damn union has lost my email addy
installing Soldier of Fortune II, selecting the Full Violence option!
man I so want to play Call of Duty 4 right now… I wonder if I could get approval for an Xbox 360 in the office?
hmm, perhaps I will ;)
It’s <6:35am,> d’you know where your brain is?
stress testing the new motherboard and LCD panel, just got replaced by Dell support
added to the list of “things that are slow as molasses”: importing Outlook archives
wow this is a good day for @mc, KU won some championship and Google just said “Python is the shit”
tried out Safari on Windows. Weird-ass keyboard shortcut for switching tabs. DO NOT WANT
unsubbed from dave winer’s blog… should have done that a long time ago
yawn time to get going
what does it matter if my US stocks are rising when the friggin USD is heading for the ocean depths?
does that mean no Olympics, or will they have to backtrack and get a new flame?
there’s talk of letting some leaders “protest” by not attending the opening ceremony, but afai concerned you either boycott it all or not
“extingiushed by officials”???
mmm 430g bag of M&Ms on the desk
I’m equally torn between reading “The Execution Channel” and wasting time on the internet.
time-wasting on the internet won!
Up early on a Sat, preparing for the arrival of kid guests later
we may have survived the Great 6 Year Party of 2008
my Bloglines sub of my del.icio.us contact’s links is maxed out at 200, time to dig in…
found some interesting mil aviation links in maciej’s feed
also I know BSG isn’t on HBO but the issue’s the same. TV is global now
time for bed
In the subway on my way into work
i had a meze wrap with chicken, not bad
man people are haussing The Wire
this is weird, as late as 1970 Helsingborg was spelt “Hälsingborg”
“Brazil” is looking more and more timely each passing day
time to submit some tickets
I need new clothes
just got a call from the wife, they’ve waited 40 minutes for the tram and Viking is cranky. gonna head home and cheer him up with pancakes
ok installed Twhirl, and so far I can’t see the point..
where the fsck’s the fscking point…
time for bed…
So, plan was to get up at 6 and do some stuff. Like there was any chance of that happening :P
wow lots of stuff going on at work today
god Maria McKee has a heavenly voice
does anyone under 21 use Twitter, I wonder
really enjoying the tumbleblog blogging lifestyle, even if it does replace creative thought with mindless meme-replication
marked 3 gmail screens of Gunroom messages as read, gotta start over
It’s always disappointing to hear a pretty girl sound stupid on a mobile phone
thank god April Fool’s is over… people who aren’t funny shouldn’t try to make jokes
taking half the day off to prepare for the b/day party on Sat
I’m the 4th oldest employee by hiring date at this time
god I’m stressed
best 04-01 joke so far: http://tinyurl.com/39rxvp
anyone know the specific shade of magenta that T-mobile have trademarked?
the colour is RAL 4010…
“4010 Telemagenta”: http://tinyurl.com/2llqkr
fun fun fun, new webbased time sheet s/w only accepts IE
follow-up question from the time reporting support: “what internet are you using?”. Not AFJ
digging some old Lone Justice
Danish and Swedish Posts are to merge, maybe they should have announced it tomorrow
i’ve gotta get moving soon, haven’t done too much work today unfortunately
heading off to pick up the sprog
Preparing to toodle off and get an Olympus XA or 2
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