Monthly Archives: June 2009

Mountain Dew Game Fuel

After accumulating points at the Mountain Dew Game Fuel website for the last few weeks, I was beginning to think the actual drinks might never be coming.  I’ve had the Battle Bot pet associated with the promotion since I first … Continue reading

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Covered in bees…

I was idly reading wow.com this afternoon and found a reference to one of my favorite Eddie Izzard sketches: “Covered in bees”. It’s a line I use often to reflect a mood of ambivolence for an obviously odd action, an … Continue reading

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Morning walk route

For the last few days, Scott (a friend from walk) and I have been taking a morning walk around outside of the local Washington Square mall. The weather has been gorgeous and the 2 mile loop takes a big chunk … Continue reading

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Mine is the pattern…

(to the tune of “Morning has Broken”) Software is broken, from the first version Fowler has spoken, his gospel word. Praise for the patterns, praise for MVP Praise for our passive view of our world. Hear there’s a new thought, … Continue reading

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How To: Install a World of Warcraft Addon

One of the great things about the World of Warcraft user interface is the ability to install community-authored addons that enhance the functionality of the client interface you use to play the game.  However, little instruction is given on how … Continue reading

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Fallen Tree – The Cleanup

The tree that fell onto a truck and two other cars parked at our apartment complex during the thunderstorm a couple of days ago has now been cleaned up.  With the foliage removed it is much easier to see the … Continue reading

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Bing!

I’m usually pretty skeptical when I hear that a new search engine is entering the market.  Google have had that market pretty well wrapped up for a good long while now and even a group of their own engineers couldn’t … Continue reading

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Tree vs Truck

The thunderstorm tonight brought a tree down onto three cars parked in the lot at our apartment complex.  It was tree vs truck, and tree won.    It looks like the other two cars got away mostly unharmed.  The windshield … Continue reading

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Re-caffeinated…

After 13 months away from caffeine, I’ve finally caved and returned to liquid inspiration. Starting with a soda here and there to get through some long development days, I’m now back to wanting either a coffee or a diet pepsi … Continue reading

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