Category: Ramblings

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Writing my 60th anniversary Doctor Who post. I think it’s going to be a long one. I just wrapped up the wilderness years, haven’t touched NuWho yet and I’m already thinking of stuff I missed from earlier on.

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute My first thoughts at the beginning on hearing the latest version of the Doctor Who them tune. Eh… not sure. Sounds… different. I guess I need to hear it a few time My reaction 30 seconds in to the clip. The middle 8… I love it! Sold!

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Some days you only get one sock, some days you get three, but you rarely get two. Life’s like that.

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Every developer knows that you should never, under any circumstances work on the live site. So of course I’m completely ignoring that rule by tweaking all aspects of my blog live. It’s nice not to have to worry about professionalism all the time and just have fun tweaking things.

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Currently re-watching Blakes 7 and just got to Season 3. Call me a little slow but until now I hadn’t made the connection that Steven Pacey who plays Tarrant is the Steven Pacey who narrates Joe Abercrombie’s books. Yeah, I’m a bit slow.

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute For the 2018-2019 shutdown, 380,000 federal workers were furloughed, and 420,000 worked without pay. Cost of shutdown was about $3 billion. That’s cost, not savings. Government shutdowns cost the economy and cost the Government (lost taxes).

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Looked at the search engine optimization suggestions before publishing my blog post. Realized that I don’t write that way, don’t want to write that way and don’t expect anyone to visit my blog anyway. SEO makes everything sound the same.

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute And just one more because my template calls for four microblogs on the front page.

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Just to test out the new layout

  • Reading Time Approx: < 1 minute Need a couple more posts