Friends don’t let friends use Papryus.

At least they are not using Comic Sans. That would get a wicked visceral reaction! I’ve seen too many congregations that used the Papryus font in their bulletin, mainly to evoke feelings about the timelessness of the Christian message. Worse yet, restaurants that want to have an upscale image would use that overused font in…

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Dear Margo: You just got trolled.

I call shenanigans on this letter based on several inconsistencies: -First, there is inconsistent syntax. The letter was written like a Evangelical Protestant would have done: “We raised her with strong Christian beliefs”, “I’ve prayed over her at night while she sleeps, enlisted friends in a phone prayer tree”, “God-fearing”. What threw that off was…

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Going for regional conferences

Got e-mail from the folks at O’Reilly about their 11th annual OSCON in San Jose. The Prediger and I put our heads together and after crunching numbers, checking our schedules and prayerful consideration…we decided that we are unable to attend this year’s conference. I loved attending OSCON, as it is the yearly event in which…

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Unboxed

Here is a nice collaboration by Stan Ridgway (Wall of Voodoo) and Stewart Copeland (the Police), from Coppola’s Rumblefish.

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Windows 7 RC Installation

Ever since I’ve installed Vista Business onto my lappy, the DVD-ROM drive does not work, even with removing some of the registry entries.   It was not a hardware defect: I can use the drive when I booted to Ubuntu 9.04. The Prediger has given me a wedding anniversary gift: the Adobe Creative Suite 4 Web…

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