Category Archives: meta

Ideas for Dozens’ Third Annivesary

Today I’m proud to celebrate the third anniversary of Ideas for Dozens. In the the three years of this blog’s existence, I’ve written 197 entries (or about 1 post every 5 and a half days) using three different blog engines … Continue reading

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Largehearted Goat? First Annual Report

v. Today marks the one year anniversary of Largehearted Goat?, my comprehensive study of Largehearted Boy‘s obsession with John Darnielle and The Mountain Goats. I originally announced Lagrehearted Goat last October, and, in the course of the year since data … Continue reading

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Haiku0002

Recently, somehow, haikus and tech-geekery got linked in my brain. I think it happened when some piece of press pointed out the fact that the maximum allowed length of a Twitter update (140 characters) it just about exactly right for … Continue reading

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In the Meantime, Here’s Tiny

I haven’t posted here in more than a month, which means, I’m pretty sure that I qualify for some color of blogger penalty flag. Probably yellow. I’ve been busy with life and work and blah, blah, blah. . .No excuses: … Continue reading

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Superman Jesus Quoted on MSNBC

Sometimes it’s surprising which posts catch on with you people. Great ideas go unremarked upon while tiny throwaway observations sit there collecting comments and stirring controversy. One example of this trend that I’ve never understood was a post I wrote … Continue reading

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Back from the Lull

These last forty days or so have been the longest I’ve ever gone without writing on this blog since it moved to UrHo. I actually managed a long enough absence that the whole template broke down due to lack of … Continue reading

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IDFDZ in the WWeek

Here’s a weird sentence: IDFDZ was mentioned in a newspaper. The portland alt weekly, Willamette Week, where I was once an intern has joined The Oregonian as part of the swarm of media around the second season of Urban Honking’s … Continue reading

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Site Redesign Leads to Discovery of Comment Gold

So, you may have noticed that, suddenly, things look a lot different around here (if not, you may need to force refresh your browser so you get the new CSS — or click out of your newsreader for once, I … Continue reading

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Yet Another Cheese Sandwich Blog

Maybe the thing I hear most about my blog from friends is that they can’t understand it. “It’s too technical!”, “Why do you always write about computer programming?”, “Why don’t you ever talk about your daily life?”. Most of them … Continue reading

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