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@ryanmgreene I've never been so relieved when my team's player fouled out. Gordon's 5th was absurd, but I was glad he wasn't around in OT

May 1st 2009, 10:38 a.m.
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@herbhimes uses MySpace for pimping.

May 1st 2009, 11:05 a.m.
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Brainstorming for @djangodash, hoping to get a team together. Or maybe joining a team with a great idea already - who needs a designer?

May 1st 2009, 6:48 p.m.
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@mattheisig I'm right behind you. You've unleashed a Flight Control monster

May 2nd 2009, 1:55 p.m.
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Been working all afternoon, now off to dinner at Soccer Taco. Then back home for Bulls/Celtics game 7

May 2nd 2009, 6:27 p.m.
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Making a fun but rare excursion to Sassy Ann's

May 3rd 2009, 12:09 a.m.
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@boltron5k that's the one! Tonight it's the wasted gay guy making out with and groping every girl bar. Been quite amusing to watch.

May 3rd 2009, 12:58 a.m.
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Was at the office all day working on templates and documentation. Time for a short run to test my crippled ankle, then more doc writing.

May 3rd 2009, 8:30 p.m.
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Finishing up some documentation so that I can wake up and use the docs to teach our staff in Evansville how to use their shiny new site

May 4th 2009, 1:48 a.m.
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@tweetie Is there a way to change the blue highlighted bubble introduced in 1.1? When using up arrow to read tweets, it's quite jarring.

May 4th 2009, 10:56 p.m.
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Engaging in battle with Firefox this morning. It's making my life quite difficult.

May 5th 2009, 10:07 a.m.
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After deleting some Firefox sqlite files that store bookmarks/toolbar info then relaunching, Firefox is back to normal. Phew.

May 5th 2009, 10:31 a.m.
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@atebits Two quick tries, using blue more subtly and increasing spacing: http://twitpic.com/4nbm5 http://twitpic.com/4nbm3

May 6th 2009, 1:41 a.m.
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@atebits As I use up arrow, the bubble feels so cramped btwn top of window and previous tweet. My eyes never get to rest http://bit.ly/RbB6w

May 6th 2009, 1:48 a.m.
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@Slingshot_SEO Can you cite an actual instance of a website being penalized by Google for replacing text with an img of same/similar text?

May 7th 2009, 2:43 a.m.
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@Slingshot_SEO Can you cite an actual instance of a website being penalized by Google for replacing text with an img of same/similar text?

May 7th 2009, 2:43 a.m.
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Five guys in a van heading to Five Guys for one last lunch before our office moves across town. It's the end of a delicious era.

May 7th 2009, 12:11 p.m.
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Five guys in a van heading to Five Guys for one last lunch before our office moves across town. It's the end of a delicious era.

May 7th 2009, 12:11 p.m.
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@ericmoritz when it comes to the mighty mouse, I have nothing but complaints

May 7th 2009, 11:34 p.m.
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Found some free wifi in Houston thanks to Panera. Much better than paying $30 to the hotel for wifi today.

May 8th 2009, 12:34 p.m.
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@notasausage Thanks for the $5 link. I liked Asher's mixtape from last year, but didn't think I'd like his album enough for full price.

May 8th 2009, 12:40 p.m.
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@boltron5k iiiii know! They were gonna charge me $15 from 11-12, then another $15 for the following 24hr period. What a joke!

May 8th 2009, 1:01 p.m.
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Doing some work from the hotel lobby, since the bridal party has taken over my hotel room to put dresses on.

May 9th 2009, 6:55 p.m.
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I could salivate over cars around the Houston Galleria all day. http://twitpic.com/4vpq6

May 9th 2009, 7:05 p.m.
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@mattheisig Not good at all is right. Let me know if you need to use my work laptop, and I'll bring my personal one in for the homestretch.

May 9th 2009, 7:25 p.m.
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@brittneymoore If the design program at UT is anything like the one at KU, prepare for many many late nights.

May 9th 2009, 8:34 p.m.
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@mattheisig Standard warranty is 12mo. AppleCare is 36mo.

May 9th 2009, 11:46 p.m.
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Having a great time at @jlsisme and @amelinger's middle sister's wedding. And I'm totally taking the maid of honor home with me.

May 10th 2009, 12:05 a.m.
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Previously-mentioned maid of honor caught the bouqet. I'm in trouble.

May 10th 2009, 1:18 a.m.
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Previously-mentioned maid of honor caught the bouqet. I'm in trouble.

May 10th 2009, 1:18 a.m.
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@ryanmgreene when the time comes, she's gonna have quite a few bridesmaids. I'll need all the groomsmen I can get.

May 10th 2009, 10:33 a.m.
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Back in Knoxville with @jlsisme after a weekend in Houston for her sister's wedding. The weekend was wonderful but it's great to be home.

May 10th 2009, 11:10 p.m.
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@trey Any reason to use Prism instead of Fluid?

May 11th 2009, 2:16 p.m.
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@trey So, no features stand out to justify a switch. I wonder if it'll work with Outlook Web Access (Fluid won't for me)

May 11th 2009, 2:34 p.m.
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@logancollins Lucky. I want to play!

May 11th 2009, 11:38 p.m.
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Watching the end of a great Blackhawks game with a bowl of thin mint ice cream, and @jlsisme falling asleep on the couch next to me

May 11th 2009, 11:36 p.m.
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Final day before Scripps launches the new http://courierpress.com. Today is a day of tying up loose ends.

May 12th 2009, 9:24 a.m.
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Final day before Scripps launches the new http://courierpress.com. Today is a day of tying up loose ends.

May 12th 2009, 9:24 a.m.
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@chadder No sunroof dmg but every panel except f bumper was rep(aired/laced) http://twitpic.com/51zl4 http://twitpic.com/51zl0

May 12th 2009, 4:48 p.m.
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"If you don’t cannibalize yourself, somebody else will do it for you...You cant protect old business models artificially http://bit.ly/hRWv0

May 12th 2009, 4:59 p.m.
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@billysteffens Phoggy Dog on a Wed night was one of my favorite spots in Lawrence. Before it was called Phoggy Dog, I think it was Bubbas.

May 12th 2009, 10:55 p.m.
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At the office early (though not as early as @herbhimes) prepping for today's big newspaper site launch.

May 13th 2009, 5:45 a.m.
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At the office early (though not as early as @herbhimes) prepping for today's big newspaper site launch.

May 13th 2009, 5:45 a.m.
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Enter data [save] Enter data [save] Enter data [save] Group entered data [save] Repeat. It's a repetitive task kinda morning.

May 13th 2009, 8:44 a.m.
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Refueled with a tasty bagel graciously brought to the office by @jlsisme. Thanks!

May 13th 2009, 9:28 a.m.
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Firefox fail when dragging window across monitors: http://twitpic.com/53c02

May 13th 2009, 9:53 a.m.
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Courier & Press put up a preview of the about-to-launch site, but used our fake content. Check http://bit.ly/uyAwN for some "Easter Eggs"

May 13th 2009, 10:39 a.m.
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@mberger Be sure to check the text under the "tubes clogged" alert, too.

May 13th 2009, 11:07 a.m.
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@ericmoritz There's a site launching in 2 hours. I vote order in :-)

May 13th 2009, 11:43 a.m.
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@illWay shouldn't have shown off.

May 13th 2009, 1:30 p.m.
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@illWay shouldn't have shown off.

May 13th 2009, 1:30 p.m.
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@illWay just choked on his own banana.

May 13th 2009, 1:30 p.m.
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@illWay just choked on his own banana.

May 13th 2009, 1:30 p.m.
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After 6+ months of design and development, Scripps' first new newspaper site just went live. Time for beer? http://www.courierpress.com/

May 13th 2009, 2:14 p.m.
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@kristoferbaxter @stu_j Thanks! I'm told that memcached freaked out (that's the technical term). Site should be back up in a few.

May 13th 2009, 2:28 p.m.
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@kristoferbaxter @stu_j And just like that, the site's back amongst the living, and faster than it's ever been. http://www.courierpress.com

May 13th 2009, 2:31 p.m.
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@kristoferbaxter Thanks! Someone here has noticed that same problem, but I can't reproduce it.

May 13th 2009, 3:59 p.m.
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Enjoying watching the feedback (good and bad) come in on the new http://www.courierpress.com

May 13th 2009, 4:51 p.m.
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@jabraha7 Thanks! Can't say we've really done much testing (if any) on Chrome. Thankfully it seems to render pretty faithful to Safari

May 13th 2009, 5:02 p.m.
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@steyblind MSNBC's primarily 1-column homepage layout was a huge influence. I hinted at this when I wrote http://bit.ly/B20KG

May 13th 2009, 5:08 p.m.
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After a long day of launching the new site, I'm off for some cheap beer. Perfect way to end a 5am-5pm day at work.

May 13th 2009, 5:06 p.m.
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@mattheisig Sorry man. Wish you could join us for a celebratory beer. You certainly earned it.

May 13th 2009, 5:38 p.m.
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@LJWJKealing agreed. Right now it's at the mercy of the NOAA feed. The whole alerts system up there is in it's infancy.

May 13th 2009, 5:37 p.m.
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@justinlilly I would expect Lost to end about this time next year.

May 14th 2009, 10:12 a.m.
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Debugging some IE7 Javascript issues. This will not be fun.

May 15th 2009, 10:53 a.m.
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Except I can't debug IE7 Javascript because no one seems to be able to install any software onto our IE7 debugging laptop. Ugh.

May 15th 2009, 11:51 a.m.
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IE bugs fixed, and we're off early to celebrate the launch with a Star Trek / Wolverine double feature.

May 15th 2009, 1:19 p.m.
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@bryanveloso You should *totally* write up some examples of extending contrib.comments

May 16th 2009, 6:33 p.m.
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@luchauer Ouch! Hope @nickhollensbe's doin alright.

May 16th 2009, 6:36 p.m.
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@luchauer Ouch! Hope @nickhollensbe's doin alright.

May 16th 2009, 6:36 p.m.
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@almcafee Congrats! Was the walk down the hill everything you looked forward to it being?

May 17th 2009, 7:37 p.m.
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@almcafee Agreed. Walking down the hill was such a blur. A totally awesome blur.

May 18th 2009, 9:13 a.m.
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On the redesign of http://courierpress.com, with before/after screenshots. http://bit.ly/trKYv

May 18th 2009, 9:22 a.m.
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@ryansholin The http://courierpress.com redesign is the first of a Scripps-wide upgrade. Next site launch is in mid-June.

May 18th 2009, 9:39 a.m.
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I recommend @reply filtering be done completely on client-side if wanted.

May 18th 2009, 10:49 a.m.
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My stance on Twitter's @ reply change: I follow someone to see ALL their tweets. If their signal/noise ratio sucks, I unfollow. It's easy...

May 18th 2009, 10:48 a.m.
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@webology Thanks! It's a very different design direction from http://LJWorld.com and co, but I think each has its place when executed well.

May 18th 2009, 11:55 a.m.
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@jcroft I wish I were stoked to download the Eminem album. What I've heard doesn't impress me at first, and he doesn't seem relevant anymore

May 18th 2009, 4:20 p.m.
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@michaeldick Is Relapse at least better than Encore? Is he saying anything worth listening to?

May 18th 2009, 6 p.m.
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My article on the decision decisions behind our latest site scored me my first comment troll! He'll be easy to spot. http://bit.ly/trKYv

May 18th 2009, 9:25 p.m.
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@onemoreryan Haha. I must have had some negative experiences lately, because I don't think my Flight Control will get any higher.

May 18th 2009, 9:23 p.m.
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@bryanveloso Thanks :-) I just hope the special treatment doesn't encourage that sort of behavior.

May 18th 2009, 9:54 p.m.
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Just now stumbled onto Times Wire. I think this is what online news should be. http://www.nytimes.com/timeswire/

May 18th 2009, 10:13 p.m.
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@michaeldick Good to know. I'll have to at least give it a chance.

May 18th 2009, 11:48 p.m.
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@comcastcares So what's the story for ESPNU/360? Part of standard digital? Extra package?

May 19th 2009, 11:05 a.m.
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ESPNU/360 on Comcast means I get to watch more KU games next year. I just wish it hadn't taken so long. http://tinyurl.com/qskk28

May 19th 2009, 12:53 p.m.
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@chrispumpelly Not a fan of Times Reader. I'd rather scan in one column, with one direction to follow. Don't make me search all over a grid.

May 19th 2009, 12:50 p.m.
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Photoshop quit. But won't finish quitting. And can't be force quit. So I can't open it. Which means it's lunch time.

May 19th 2009, 1:10 p.m.
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@codekoala Leopard. Force-quitting via right click on dock, or cmd-opt-escape dialogue did nothing. PS didn't show up in Activity Monitor...

May 19th 2009, 1:24 p.m.
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@codekoala I couldn't find its process in "top" to kill it, so I just restarted the computer and left for lunch :-)

May 19th 2009, 1:38 p.m.
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@mattheisig Perhaps it's the title tag, "Freelance web designer & developer in Knoxville, TN" that did the trick?

May 19th 2009, 9:32 p.m.
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Oh how I love playoff hockey. Been a great Blackhawks/Redwings game.

May 19th 2009, 9:57 p.m.
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And the Blackhawks game is going to OT! I'm not going to get anything done until this game ends. Time to make some popcorn.

May 19th 2009, 10:09 p.m.
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Damn! Really thought the Blackhawks were gonna steal home ice advantage. Hell of a game though.

May 19th 2009, 10:27 p.m.
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@jcroft Care to give an example of applying object-oriented principles to CSS?

May 20th 2009, 12:04 a.m.
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@jcroft That's what I figured you meant. Our new http://www.courierpress.com is an awesome maze of multiple class inheritance.

May 20th 2009, 3:53 p.m.
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Finished a mockup for Scripps' next newspaper site to be redesigned and made great progress on a mobile design for our previous site launch

May 20th 2009, 5:42 p.m.
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@robertlofthouse I believe the answer is http://djangofriendly.com/hosts/

May 21st 2009, 10:52 a.m.
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@mringlein I come across the login vs log in vs sign in issue on nearly every project. As long as you pick one and stay consistent you're OK

May 21st 2009, 2:24 p.m.
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@herbhimes Meat, cheese, and cake. Now that's the way to take a PTO day.

May 22nd 2009, 11:27 a.m.
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Ahhh, some more overtime hockey. Hopefully the Blackhawks will win this time

May 22nd 2009, 10:58 p.m.
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Just joined up with the talented @brosner and @jtauber for @djangodash. What's the plan, fellas?

May 22nd 2009, 11:30 p.m.
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@mattheisig Damnit, I totally forgot about the Cavs game tonight. Bad night to play NBA2k9 on Playstation instead of watching a game.

May 23rd 2009, 12:03 a.m.
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Good news: my nice khakis are way too big. Bad news: I discovered this while getting ready for @2bABC's wedding. Congrats, Ashley!

May 23rd 2009, 2:49 p.m.
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Heading off to "Chicago Night" at the Smokies vs Barons game

May 23rd 2009, 6:29 p.m.
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Working on side projects, and getting ready to watch the Blackhawks game

May 24th 2009, 3:03 p.m.
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Blackhawks game is getting really sloppy. Oh well.

May 24th 2009, 5 p.m.
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Off to a barbeque!

May 25th 2009, 3:51 p.m.
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Doing some fun stuff with Amazon's API. I <3 ISBN numbers.

May 25th 2009, 10:25 p.m.
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@jabraha7 Wow. Glad you're alright. That's scary stuff.

May 25th 2009, 10:36 p.m.
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@jlail @patrickbeeson I bet Einstein has never tested websites on IE6

May 26th 2009, 5:47 p.m.
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@bryanveloso Djangofriendly Plugables is still on the table... not that I have much time either.

May 26th 2009, 5:45 p.m.
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Loving me some overtime hockey

May 27th 2009, 10:17 p.m.
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After a bit of prep work for @djangodash, I'm going to bed early tonight.

May 28th 2009, 12:09 a.m.
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@almcafee I'm withholding excitement until I see TypeKit in action.

May 28th 2009, 1:23 p.m.
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@bryanveloso with you and @jcroft in @djangodash, I'm prepared to have appropriate smack laid down upon me.

May 28th 2009, 4:48 p.m.
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@inot1987 Congrats on the new job!

May 28th 2009, 11:02 p.m.
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Does Bing stand for Bing Is Not Google? (via @jtauber)

May 29th 2009, 1:05 p.m.
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Tweeting over the weekend from @team566 with @jtauber and @brosner for @djangodash. Wow that's a lot of at replies to keep track of.

May 29th 2009, 4:01 p.m.
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After an awesomely-productive 4 day week, I'm settling in for a relaxing Friday night before 48hrs of @djangodash coding/designing begins

May 29th 2009, 6:06 p.m.
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Taking @jlsisme to go see Up!

May 29th 2009, 7:09 p.m.
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Very impressed by the adults with kids cutting in line to get into a movie with plenty of open seats. Great example to set.

May 29th 2009, 7:38 p.m.
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@herbhimes Welcome back!

May 30th 2009, 12:09 a.m.
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Seeing lots of mentions of "touch" and "save" in @team566's @djangodash code. Thinking our project should be renamed to Preacher?

May 30th 2009, 4:47 a.m.
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@illWay Any clues as to what happened last night?

May 30th 2009, 12:05 p.m.
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@scott_mccaughey Am I strange for being more excited to see the Mets new stadium than the Yankees?

May 30th 2009, 2:48 p.m.
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http://twitpic.com/6bdyo I want some of what they're havin!

May 31st 2009, 1:03 a.m.
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@jtauber One of my djangodash ideas was the browser-based chat, specifically tuned to discussing tv shows / sporting events as they happen

May 31st 2009, 4:47 a.m.
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After a long day of @djangodash ing, it's time to grab a bit of sleep before day two.

May 31st 2009, 4:50 a.m.