December, 2008

  1. Year End Zeitgeist

    It’s that time of year again! I’ve collected the data, crunched the numbers, and have now published the data for Andrew Ferguson dot NET 2008 . As always, these stats mean practically nothing. They are fun (and at time, amusing) to look at, that’s…

  2. Dangit

    I was driving back from a day of skiing at Stevens Pass when Darren shared the news:

    "Ben Towne passed away today."


    That’s really all I have to say right now. There’s no way to express the sadness I feel. Instead, I will (again)…

  3. Five in Five

    As my official time as student nears its end, I’ve been thinking about how I want continue my life.
    Of course, I will be working after I graduate. However, It’s hard for me to imagine a time when I didn’t have school, save those fleeting moments…

  4. New Site Layout

    It’s been just about a year since I last updated the theme for this site, but I finally have a new design.

    There are several reasons for the redesign, primary motivated by my desire to take advantage of some of the new features in WordPress 2.7…

  5. Seattle Refuses to Use Salt

    …that’s the headline from today’s Seattle Times. After reading the article (well, the above the fold part at least) I can’t believe how idiotic the city is. This is really just precious:
    To hear the city’s spin, Seattle’s road crews are making …

  6. She’s Dead, Jim

    Majel Barrett (aka Majel Roddenberry, Computer Voice) passed away yesterday at the age of 76.

    Majel Barrett Roddenberry died yesterday. She was a hell of a lady, who loved Star Trek and Star Trek fans like no other.

  7. P.S. Back in Seattle

    In case you missed the memo, I am back in Seattle. I think the twittering was a success, more or less. I’ve archived my twitter updates from the trip below:

    is home sweet home! 8:13 PM Dec 16th from web
    On I-5. Only 7 more miles! 7:09 PM Dec 1…