Twitter Posts for 2008-10-31

  • who would have thought: Vista Beta 2 cd key’s activate the PDC build of Windows 7 …weeiirrd. #
  • thank god this week is almost over. #
  • http://tinyurl.com/58rjfj “Row vs. Wade” (too bad I missed this t-shirt) #
  • http://bit.ly/1p6XNs If Obama takes Virginia= he wins; If he takes North Carolina = it’s a landslide. #
  • #magpie find geeks with twitter. looking for tech people to hire? recruite over the magpie network. http://be-a-magpie.com #
  • tired and ready to leave work. #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-30

  • incredible song. … “And I had a dream, I stood beneath an orange sky” Γ’β„’Β« http://blip.fm/~lh4u #
  • http://is.gd/5aY2 tonight’s 30 minute Obamamercial (YouTube) #
  • I ❀ Obama because he says “preventive” instead of like those morons that actually say “preventative” #
  • watchin the end of the World Series …it’s all over. #WorldSeries #
  • we really need some kind soul to leak Windows 7 Build 6933.winmain.081020-1842 … that build has the new taskbar. #
  • should be sleeping, but I’m not tired. grr. #
  • I think my laptop is going to be sacrificed to the gods of alpha/beta/rc testing again… Windows 7 here we come. #
  • @majornelson how long did the main story in Fable 2 take, if you don’t mind me asking? #
  • @steelopus it’s definitely still just a taskbar on crack. it’s not very different than the dock with quick launch really. #
  • g’morning … surprisingly not tired for only 5 hours of sleep πŸ˜‰ #
  • @AmazingSyco it’s supposed to be 60 by tomorrow so just give it time πŸ˜› #
  • @unixfudotnet isn’t it funny how we’ve come to assume particular areas/businesses will have free wifi? #
  • Retweeting @BreakingNewsOn: AP: Exxon Mobil Corp. sets quarterly profit record for U.S corporations at $14.83 billion. f-king ridiculous! #
  • @aliciamk wow, that’s just wrong on so many levels πŸ˜› #
  • @aliciamk that was from a boss/co-worker!? πŸ˜› …my job is so less interesting! #
  • @aliciamk it certainly sounds more interesting. I’m jealous. I’m a rat stuck in a tiny cubicle while at work. #
  • http://tinyurl.com/5ab6bz watching Obama on the Daily Show from last night πŸ™‚ #
  • my prof is having us come into the classroom to “meet” in Second Life to “discuss” a paper we read. and why couldn’t I do this from home? #
  • @jeremyb yup *sigh* …so much for the purpose of Second Life (though I find SL painfully stupid and pointless). #
  • @jeremyb various things related to SL, avatars, “digital rape”, etc …I pretty much hate SL. #
  • sweet a fire drill…very exciting. #
  • we get to play with bone and skull casts in anthro today… that should be fun. #
  • installing Windows 7 …we’ll see how this runs #
  • @jeremyb free install on a separate partition …dual booting with Vista #
  • @jeremyb fresh install on a separate partition …dual booting with Vista #
  • the boot screen for Windows 7 (at least the current version of it) is gorgeous! #
  • 1st impress. of Win7 (for the pre-beta) …very speedy, looks nice but most of the fancy stuff isn’t here yet, small but nice improvements. #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-29

  • http://is.gd/53D8 Windows 7 Aero Peek is really pretty cool. I could see that being useful. #
  • @jeremyb absolutely. will do. πŸ™‚ …I’m hoping sometime tomorrow *fingers crossed* #
  • @Twhirl I’m sure it’s a long shot, but it’s be cool to see support for Bit.ly and Blip.fm πŸ™‚ #
  • @StarrGazr I’m sure the election info they provide on their site is totally unbiased as well… πŸ˜› #
  • I can’t wait until I stop receiving 15-20 political-themed emails each day. #
  • Retweeting @laughingsquid: 23/6 has put together a brilliant video that synchronizes all three presidential debates http://tr.im/synch #
  • …I have this awkward period of time now between lunch and my meeting. leave now and end up with time to kill. ugh. #
  • how goes it twitter land? #
  • @jeremyb lots of snow already? …we barely have a dusting so far (luckily) #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-28

  • @boxdotnet do we need to update anything? …or will it just magically start working now? πŸ™‚ #
  • @boxdotnet still no go. It says ” was not installed because it’s not compat. with this iPod” when I try to sync the app to my 1G iPod Touch #
  • http://bit.ly/4EIhsM Tweet your Voting Moment … just add #votereport to your voting day related Tweet πŸ™‚ #
  • such a great song. …so true too. T’s becoming a habit. Γ’β„’Β« http://blip.fm/~knqj #
  • my poor poor music library. just found a Billie Holiday set I don’t have…1933-1950 (974MB) and Frank’s “The Capitol Years” set (515MB) #
  • just when I thought I get get my library below 75GB it’ll easily shoot up past 76/77GB instead. #
  • Google Earth for the iPod Touch/iPhone is ridiculously cool. wow. #
  • …seriously considering if Ican crawl back into bed… #
  • apparently we may end up with “a few inches” of wet snow by tomorrow morning…not excited. #
  • I just got my free copy of CrossOver… did you? http://codeweavers.com today only. #
  • …looking forward to the Windows 7 and Office 14 previews today. #
  • http://bit.ly/3whtv4 "Windows 7 (M3) pre-beta features detailed in privacy statement" #
  • http://bit.ly/2x1u1o "Google Labs Adds More Gmail Goodness: Gadgets for Calendar, Docs" …very cool/handy. #
  • http://www.bushorchimp.com/ I never get tired of this site πŸ˜› #
  • @steelopus no problem. I know most of my followers tend to be mac people πŸ˜› #
  • is grumpy and still not feeling well. #
  • @laughingsquid I know it’s that site the shit! #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-27

  • @boxdotnet I’m not trying to be annoying. I’ve been a HUGE fan of Box for a long time. I’d just like to be able to use this on my 1G Touch. #
  • http://is.gd/4RVG 5th Grade Reporter Interviews Senator Joe Biden – “Senator Biden is now my homie” …SOOO cute. #
  • @Toydriver yeah, clearly. OR … if an insane psychopath can clearly see that she’s incompetent then she must be *really* pathetic. #
  • is tired of this. #
  • it’s looking like another exciting week. #
  • Amazon.com listed Barack Obama H’ween mask under ‘terrorist’ – Los Angeles Times (oh my god. are you kidding me?) http://tinyurl.com/6cxgbw #
  • here’s hoping this week just flies by. #
  • I feel…awful. my stomach is killing me today. #
  • same shit. different day. #
  • anyone any good with Excel XML maps? @ me please. #
  • Windows Azure Service Platform announced. formally “Strata” http://www.microsoft.com/azure/ #
  • tired, hungry, and bored. #
  • anyone need an invite for Other Inbox? @ or DM me #
  • http://is.gd/4X3q Obama’s “closing arguments” …well worth watching. #
  • http://is.gd/4Wpx Get a $100 restaurant gift card for $8 … $50 for $4 … or $25 for $2 … now until Halloween. #
  • Wish someone would make a Remember the Milk AIR app… I just want simple functionality. Check my items, add new ones, etc. small and clean. #
  • wondering how much longer it’ll be before someone leaks the PDC build of Windows 7 (the M3 build) …hurry up already. πŸ˜‰ #
  • …on track to almost DOUBLE my previous highest month of Tweets …geez. good thing I’m cutting back now. #
  • @aliciamk really? that’s all it takes? πŸ˜› #
  • @aliciamk huh *inquisitive look* … lol … “note to self” πŸ˜› #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-26

  • coffee, homework, football. that is all. #
  • Re-pinging @zeldman: Our four year old just asked if Obama loves rainbows. #
  • @boxdotnet I just don’t understand what you guys would gain by excluding users. #
  • …wondering if the US attack in Syria might have been going after Bin Laden? (wishful thinking) #
  • @Keljo1991 I wish I was going. I’m jealous! πŸ™‚ #
  • http://is.gd/4JFf Wasssssuuuppppp! 2008. pretty funny. #
  • http://is.gd/4SgW “Chavez sees Palin as confused “beauty queen”” #
  • @boxdotnet why block iPod Touch 1st gen users then? It’s the exact same firmware. #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-25

  • listening to the new Q-Tip album “The Renaissance” … pretty decent πŸ™‚ #
  • RT @cameronmoll: blog (noun): 1) something that was a primary source for daily reading; 2) something now read only if linked to from Twitter #
  • brunch and a rainy afternoon movie #
  • Holy crap … Quarantine….was….well it did the horror movie thing well….holy crap. #
  • the new Q-Tip album is pretty solid … good to see Tip is back! #
  • in this day in age a website should never hang because it can’t load your advertisements from an external link. …major fail. #
  • http://is.gd/4NzQ “Palin’s ‘going rogue,’ McCain aide says” #
  • http://is.gd/15uM 20 Album Covers Recreated in LEGO #
  • @film_girl except it’s idiotic that they can’t support 1G iPod Touches …that’s makes absolutely no sense. #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-24

  • http://bit.ly/1rNEA7 "Simply holding a warm or cold object can influence people’s interpersonal judgments and decisions," #
  • @StarrGazr talking about (or implying) that I have a nice ass could be construed as sexual harassment. πŸ˜› #
  • @StarrGazr someone sounds a little defensive … πŸ˜› #
  • …nerous. afraid I won’t remember what her voice will sound like … #
  • @StarrGazr not avoiding anything …she’s not home yet. πŸ˜› #
  • @StarrGazr indeed it is. you butt. πŸ˜‰ #
  • Retweeting @laughingsquid: WordPress 2.6.3 security update has just been released http://tr.im/j1g #
  • http://is.gd/3oxt Google Map that will show you where your voting location is. #
  • @bentrem I’m not such a fan of cog sci … too abstract for my liking πŸ˜› #
  • is very very confused. #
  • http://xkcd.com/493/ – Actuarial lol… #
  • @jeremyb because Apple *always* knows best… #
  • just going through the motions… #
  • http://bit.ly/2Z3x7V wonderful. Google is starting to build its own army now. (clearly I’m not serious) #
  • http://bit.ly/2EZV9p "You’ve Got Mail! You’ve Got Herpes!" #
  • long busy day. I don’t like people much today. #
  • http://bit.ly/2ERb4 "Sorting Out McCain’s and Obama’s Spin, ExaggerationsÒ€”and Worse" #
  • is disappearing. #
  • Retweeting @mashable: Box.net iPhone App Gives Users Access to 1 GB Storage in the Cloud ( http://zz.gd/91b929 ) whooaa soo cool! #
  • I’m a bit shocked that Vista SP2 hasn’t leaked yet… #
  • in a uncharacteristic bit of cluelessness Box.net has decided NOT to support the 1st generation iPod Touch, only the 2nd gen. @boxdotnet #
  • @boxdotnet would you mind explaining why you decided not to support the 1st gen Touch for your new app? I really don’t get it. #
  • http://is.gd/4Bio you know you’re an iPhone if … #
  • …more proof Elzhi is one of the best lyricists alive. Γ’β„’Β« http://blip.fm/~jms8 #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-23

  • I’m such a hopless romantic. *sigh* #
  • PowerPoint Show 2007 format file = 1MB and a PowerPoint Show 97-2003 format file = 16MB … wtf? #
  • @roadhacker SUCH a great TV show πŸ˜‰ (did I just date myself?! uh oh…) #
  • @bentrem Hmm? which “part of OOo” ? #
  • http://twitpic.com/ahlm I *so* want this shirt. Just because it’ll make people look at me funny (while figuring it out) #
  • @bentrem I’m alomost positive that it includes a PPT alternative, but this is for class, I have to use PPT. The class is a joke. #
  • @ijustine http://twitpic.com/ahlm – I Γ’β„’Β₯ this shirt if nothing else than because it’ll confuse most people. #
  • http://xkcd.com/492/ “a veteran Scrabble player will spot the ‘OSTRICH’ option.” LOL #
  • @StarrGazr it’s eh … very very brief. maybe 6-7 seconds at most. #
  • @bentrem I already work at a big corporation. πŸ™‚ I *do* use Word/Excel/PPT/Access all the time. I took this class knowing it’d be a joke. πŸ™‚ #
  • @StarrGazr well the RT from PoliticalTicker didn’t have a link to the actual video. it was more just telling us to watch Ellen today. #
  • @StarrGazr yeah, he danced very briefly the first time he was on Ellen. That was months ago #
  • I Fall In Love Too Easily – Frank Sinatra …one of the best Frank songs ever in my opinion. Γ’β„’Β« http://is.gd/4B4z Γ’β„’Β« #
  • @aliciamk I feel like that might count as sexual harassment πŸ˜› #
  • @StarrGazr incredible pictures as usual. wow. #
  • absolutely exhausted. did not sleep well. long long day ahead …want to just crawl under the covers though. #
  • definitely just tried to put both contact lenses in the same eye… oy. I’m really out of it this morning. #
  • @Joshlam I have invites for Strands as well. Just DM your email address. #
  • @StarrGazr I’m guessing you run AllTop huh? πŸ˜› (I’m just quick like that…) #
  • http://bit.ly/14XqK9 “Obama in St. Louis: A Photo Essay” …. “Your correspondent can report that Obama has very soft hands.” LOL. #
  • http://bit.ly/1lvImw gee, how many “hockey moms” do you that spend $150,000 on their wardrobe? #
  • @Joshlam no problem at all! πŸ™‚ #
  • http://tinyurl.com/5myyzu Palin plans to name her next child Zamboni …seriously? um wow. #
  • @jeremyb lol… it’s just a bad global morning for contact lenses πŸ˜› #
  • @davewiner what an idiotic statement. every single (of age) American has the exact same right to vote. #
  • @Marc_Meyer Twitter is no more distracting than our inter-office IM (SameTime). #
  • iPhone/Touch push email doesn’t check Gmail’s sub-folders via IMAP? That’s really annoying. #
  • @danschawbel hell no. I go mostly offline on vacations. #
  • my school wants $100 just to “process” my petition for graduation… what the f**k is that? I haven’t given them enough money already? #
  • http://www.bit.ly/2Im2xz "Scotch Tape Emits X-Rays" …woah, never saw that coming. #
  • trying to get my work done now so I might actually be able to relax a bit this evening #
  • @aliciamk you’re a senior right? #
  • one more bit of productivity this evening and then I’m done for the night …I swear. #
  • it’s always fun coming up with a diplomatic and professional way of saying “that’s not my job” πŸ˜› #
  • I’m such a nerd. I’m ahead of my homework up through Tuesday of next week. big big projects to work on this weekend though. #
  • @aliciamk congratulations! πŸ™‚ I graduate in 7 weeks from tomorrow (not that I’m counting) … CAN’T WAIT! #
  • @vanillacokehead it totally becomes an art. πŸ˜› …of course my initial reaction is still “wtf? that is totally not even my job?!” #

Twitter Posts for 2008-10-22

  • trying to avoid life #
  • Retweeting @politicalticker: Obama shows off dance moves http://tinyurl.com/6pfomh #
  • http://is.gd/4yng Palin – Are You Smarter Than a 3rd Grader? …nope. nope she’s not. She doesn’t even know what a VP does. *sigh* #
  • Retweeting @politicalticker: Palin: God will do the right thing on election day http://tinyurl.com/5wuu2a #
  • @iteachcomputers that is terrifying. we don’t need this kind of idiocy anywhere close to the presidency. #
  • http://is.gd/4ysE Palin’s own “domestic terrorists” …gee, Ayers what? #
  • seriously considering my options of skipping my seminar today… really not feeling well. #
  • @jeremyb Thanks for the tip — this does look very interesting. I think it’s funny that the article doesn’t actually link to Lala’s website. #
  • is disappearing. #
  • @StarrGazr Obama’s dancing on Ellen this afternoon was far too brief for my liking, but he most defiitely is a better dancer than McCain. #
  • http://www.netflixorigami.com/swan.htm making a swan out of my NetFlix envelope πŸ˜› #
  • @NikkiStarr apparently I’m awful at following directions … or it’s just not as “easy” as the site claims πŸ˜‰ #