Best month of the year. Each day is wide open. Seems like this June stretches on forever.
Made it a lot easier to make fonts. I hate having to export glyphs to another program.
Here’s my first attempt:
Vikings is one of my favorite shows. Great characters.
I’ve especially liked scenes with Harbard lately. He’s an amazing, intriguing character that embodies the mythology and superstition that were rampant in that time.
My favorite line of his came during the last show, “Possession is the opposite of love”. Can’t stop thinking about how true that is. Harbard loves all the women in the village, who are lonely as their husbands are off raiding. Alyssa, one of these women, gets irate, and that’s when Harbard tells her the quote.
I also watch the entertaining “Girls” on HBO. It’s basically an NC-17 version of “Friends”. All they do is try to possess everything–the city, their lifestyles, eachother. The show portrays a sense of this amazing friendship they share, and these idyllic lives they lead, but I can’t relate. First of all, no one lives like that. Shows like “Girls” and “Friends” celebrate possession. Characters that live like that are never happy in real life. They embrace the opposite of love, as Harbard says.
A couple more before I give ’em away…
Quick summary of the trip:
Weather: was awesome
Family: Loved seeing my Mom, Dad, Clare and Bob, walking around and learning the neighborhood
The Barnes Museum was too crowded. But this made it all ok.
Food: Spice End was the best thing I ate on the trip. Second best was Tir Na Nog because it was pretty good and my folks were there. Woulda been first except for the Papyrus logo. Worst was the disappointing cheese steak at some place I can’t remember. I don’t know what I was expecting. I don’t know how you could possibly beat Jim’s Steakout’s Diablo.
Travel: American Airlines came through nicely My first experience with Uber was bad. I downloaded the app and had to put in my CC info. Being a typical traveler, screw that wallet noise. Especially after seeing a 40-60$ estimate to get me to the hotel, and the long line of GOF taxis waiting to bring me there, and especially the quote of $25 from the guy in the front. My last experience with Uber was good. A bunch of west coast dudes had an Uber XL reserved with an extra spot. They were all over 7′ tall but there was room for me. One of them (from Arizona, didn’t catch his name) paid for it and wouldn’t take my $, so thank you AZ dude.
What an awesome experience, and great job done by the organizers. As an organizer myself, I learned a few tricks and got some ideas for the next WCBUF. One thing I want to consider is killing the whole lunch thing altogether. Too many variables that inevitably go wrong. Provide coffee and water all day long, and people can bring their lunches.
I’ll write more when time permits.
Work is good when it’s used as an agent of self improvement.
It’s less lines of code.
making some gauche drawings/paintings
Why do we use this in designing comps? There’s a psychological occurrence that needs to be explored here. “Pretend this is the text that will really be hear” is a loaded request.
She’s the only one on the field without an “uh” sound at the end of her name. The coaches are playing with them in a little scrimmage, and they keep kicking the balls at the girls.
The best way to teach is to learn with your students.
- Read more
- Write more
- Art more
- Music more
- Consume less
- Clean up
Responsive design means narrowing your viewport to see if you can still understand the content.
This is so simple, and doable
- You control a node
- You can move that node around in a fixed 2d space
- If you collide with another node, you fight by clicking as fast as you can
- If you click faster than that node, you grow
- Clickrate is modified by your size
- The bigger you are, the slower you have to click to win the fight
- goal: destroy/absorb every other node