Month: October 2007

A cool thing that I hope will happen.

electronic life

I gotta find out where to sign up for this… Privacy groups pitch “don’t track me” ad server blacklist Privacy groups pitch “don’t track me” ad server blacklist By Nate Anderson | Published: October 31, 2007 – 12:37PM CT The Do Not Call list has proved a huge hit with consumers. Now, a collection of privacy advocates wants the Federal Trade Commission to launch a similar Do Not Track List that will prevent behavioral advertisers […]

Hacking my shoes

Ephemera / memory

Yesterday, I got myself two new pairs of shoes. The soles were nice and new, all textured rubber and Vibram and form-fitting. One pair is even totally vegetarian: rubber products and cloth. I didn’t know that you could get vegetarian shoes, but evidently it’s its own category in the shoe world. Maybe my shoe-buying subconscious is trying to go green. I wonder even if there is any proof (probably there is) whether vegetarian shoes require […]

Twitter Updates for 2007-10-27


New photo: A red flower, found on a walk… # New photo: Peter”s old shack… # my new snapfoo address … # Aliens trying to figure out what a set of bagpipes is: "If it isn’t a weapon, what is it?" [flash gordon] # Powered by Twitter Tools.



The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently. — Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzsche

Twitter Updates for 2007-10-26


making adaptive blue links… # yahoo mail vs. gmail: any opinions? # @leahjones: iWork. Office for Mac is very bulky, and few people actually use it. IWork much nicer and easier and does the same things. # @danieljohnsonjr: thanks! 🙂 # the Leopard FedEx Truck gets nearer, and nearer…. # And how does everyone define "magical realism" anyway? # @arinewman: me! # Yay! Leopard is here!! # Powered by Twitter Tools.