@earth2andy I'm the hero of the Mission & 30th Safeway

now burning fifth instantcake cd. sigh.

InstantCake worked :) TiVo booting again. But won't connect to WiFi. Sigh.

To Do: apply for the Juice Pitcher event on, find a plumber, get down to Palo Alto for beverages - hopefully in that order.

Loving v4 of the Red Gate .NET profiler.

@DanRavenEllison congratulations Dan and Seb!

Walking the dog, then off to this interesting looking panel on Sudan (in #SF tonight) - #fb

I'm #reading Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Reality rocks in San Francisco earthquake exhibit (Looking forward to this!)

My charred hand is becoming a minor SF celebrity - everyone wants to talk about it. #fb

So True: What Your Favorite Map Projection Says About You:

UPS Store Clerk: Are you sure you want to send that all the way to Luxembourg? #fb

4 of 5 stars to Successful Analytics ebook 1 by Brian Clifton

4 of 5 stars to Five Billion Years of Solitude by Lee Billings

ces09 - sad, I'm watching Knight Rider on @huludotcom

New Golden Gate Visitor center - lots of tat, no food :(

It's Not Just Reader – Google Kills Its RSS Subscription Browser Extension, Too -- double bastards. with cheese.

@gillwilson probably already gone. I'm abfo.rob or something horrible like that.

You wouldn't guess that we'd invented the game. Boo. #ENG #ALG #fb

Help end patent litigation insanity and tell your congress person to back SHIELD.

@RavenEllison congrats and good luck!

Just made fish and soggy chips. Better than expected.

It's almost Phoenix O'Clock :)

Wrong nut! Back again next week...

Long hold for Intuit payroll support, but very helpful chappie one they answered.

BBC News - The Spanish link in cracking the Enigma code #fb

"cannibalism that seems to be consuming Britain with a combination of fascination, disgust and pity" #frei

Inbox tamed, nearly time for a gin... (hint, hint @gillwilson)

Penn Jillette: An Atheist's Guide to the 2012 Election - Boing Boing via @BoingBoing

Battle Royal over agriculture and aquaculture in Point Reyes: (KQED Forum).

Does @KQEDforum deliberately duplicate @scifri ?

ITHCWY: International Date Line Longitude, Latitude Coordinates: I’ve been working on an update to Catfood Earth…

Good news - got a speaking engagement lined up. Bad news - Vegas in January again.

Old Accounts --

Did the @twitterapi recently start dropping hexadecimal status ids? Can't find this mentioned in the docs...

@DanRavenEllison narrow body? 16.7%

Test #todo

@gillwilson good point. Doh!

Shit Bernalites Say: from @bernalwood

RT @LikeDebate: Getting Started - Like Debate is my attempt to build a new type of debate web site. The teaser page launched … http://t. ...

"Sugar doesn’t make kids hyper, and other parenting myths" -- good news for Kate

@gillwilson just read the IKEA article, very good :)

Finish:5:04:01, Pace: 11:36

I've been forbidden to tweet something that's really pretty funny.

Finding my innner calm again...

There's a Lake District in the Presidio? Must find... Maybe need some home brew Kendal Mint Cake first...

In the Bay Area? Follow @sparetheair or (Facebook) to know when you can burn. #utday

Tedious Feed Update: via @abfo

Testing a page fragment cache...

@gillwilson you get more than one propela!

Testing to see if this link works with disqus...

Minority of useless undemocratic legislative body blocks modest gun control legislation -- not The Onion

Obama adds speech to nation and God to long list of things that won't stop the oil leak. #fb

@Snags1970 cheers!

Giant straw Dalek

@BBCr4today a better answer:

Crow Gyre -- testing card approval

Lost cat turns up on Question Time: (BBC News)

In a fit of insanity have created a FogBugz to Twitter gateway for @CatfoodSoftware

The Anthem @healthjoinin phone system is the number 4 cause of death in the US. #fact.

I'm #reading Surface Detail by Iain M. Banks

Elsie Street, west slope of Bernal Heights <-- last chance to see, today 2-4pm if you're looking to buy #Bernal #SF

Heading down to the Founder Showcase: #li

Way too nice to be working.

@daveoflynn thanks Dave - if you see me later i'll buy you a beer :)

Managed to fix dishwasher, so now oven is broken.

4 of 5 stars to Brilliance by Marcus Sakey

Sphero #todo @myEN

I'm attending Celebrate IDEX's New Executive Director --

Pledge week on KQED... cough up already free-loading slackers:

RT @gragtah: San Francisco described in a 1930s history book

The coming war on general computation (Cory Doctorow)

The smallest of changes breaks the mostest unit tests. Sigh.

Thanks for the Cash Mr. Bubble Man:

@mrsmele Jeep long gone sadly. New Kate-mobile (a long Jetta).

@robmen looking forward to it! Love WiX other than the lack of bootstrap. Beats wrestling with InstallShield any day.

Weird clouds and hangliders making the beach a bit Flash Gordon. DIVE!

Victory over the barbarians. In this case the barbarians are people who are unable to figure out a self checkout system. #fb

I'm #reading Freedom by Jonathan Franzen

SGI apparently being sold for $25M. That's about what an SGI box used to cost...

Memo to self: just because it's 90 degrees in Bernal it doesn't mean it won't be snowing at the beach. #fb

thank #$%^ for that

Google 'Pressure Cookers' and 'Backpacks,' Get a Visit from the Cops

Why are #SF taxis so obsessed with crawling up Gough?

Probably a fair shift.: (Worries if Cal Fire pulls out of wildland areas)

I've said it before, but funny how that works both ways: (Study links parenting to drinking)

Cryonics is like sticking your laptop in the freezer after it crashes in case Geek Squad can get back the document you forgot to save. #fb

@gillwilson damn, I knew I should have sent a direct message ;)

Where's this new Kindle firmware then? #fb

Cats don't understand hangovers...

ITHCWY: Catfood: Earth, PdfScan and Weather: Three recent Catfood Software updates: Catfood Earth 3.10 includes…

Cats start with nine lives but get an extra life every 10,000 points.

KQED pledge week again. If you listen and don't donate *you* are the tragedy of the commons.

_The Poky Little Puppy_ is a crime against humanity.

Back in WinDbg :( #fb

On autopilot this morning. Talk about Coso being closed, then attempt to drive up Coso.

#IMU - don't need to be told that inbound links are important again. Need fresh strategies for getting them.

I'm attending IDEX Annual Event - From The Ground Up -- - @IDEX #SF #SanFrancisco

Ira Glass is making me feel guilty even though I do send money to @KQED.

3 of 5 stars to The 4 Disciplines of Execution by Sean Covey

RT @Bernalwood: Build It! RT @monkeybrainsnet: Trams from 24th bart, to the peak of @bernalwood and then McLaren. #ZeroParkingLost http://t…

@antor well he hasn't managed to cause his third so far...

#ces09 panel finished, exhausted. Attracted questions from law enforcement on social backup... interesting...

RE: I've knocked up an app that will take BlogML and convert comments to WXR for import to Disqus (having just been t…

Wow :): (Batman logo in equation form)

ITHCWY: Scanning multiple pages into a PDF file: PdfScan is a simple tool for scanning pages into a PDF file. You…

Pretty feeble arguments for why the phrase isn't discriminatory...: (High court spurns atheist's 'under God' challenge)

2 of 5 stars to Matchmakers by David S. Evans

I'm attending Sustainable Sausage and Beer Party --

Catfood Software Blog | Catfood Weather 2 via @CatfoodSoftware

Four Parties:

Twitter with photos is really irritating.


Since twitter is American why aren't hashtags called poundtags? Or maybe octothorpetags?

Contraction timer written for Android - despite not really liking Java it's not a bad platform to code for. Beta tester sleeping... #fb

WPF ComboBoxes are doing my head in.

RE: Did you get a device progress dialog, and did this appear once or twice? Are the DPI/Width/Height set correctly f…

For a change reunited cell phone with owner rather than dog on lunchtime walk.

RT @Wintellectuals: Congrats @abfo you are the winner of the @Syncfusion Essential studio binary edition license. Please DM us to redeem ...

Somewhere in San Francisco a Dave who didn't hire a plane is having an awkward conversation... #fb

I just selected PRESIDIO KNOLLS SCHOOL INC @AmazonSmile. Who will you support? #YouShopAmazonGives @presidioknolls

San Bruno Mountain 360 4K timelapse:

Test with fix...

So impeachment or #25thAmendment? @NancyPelosi for @realDonaldTrump

Do I need a Zumbox?: Zumbox is trying to take the paper out of the postal system. It's a laudable goal, if it ta..

Hoping that Torchwood is good, bummed out that Comcast isn't carrying BBC America in HD yet. #fb - TechCrunch)

Facing interminable wait outside Burma Superstar. Should be Myanmar (sp?) Superstar really.

Unlimited backup proves to be a loss leader: - had Cucku survived it never would have had this problem. :(

ITHCWY: Reviews and Links for February 2012: The Snowman by Jo Nesbø 4/5 Very good, enjoying the entire Harry Hole…

Google chief wary of mini-drones -- says the guy with autonomous cars photographing everything

I support @EFF because digital rights are human rights.

If someone on NPR "explains" Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac to me one more time I will explode.

Why is there no WinQual option to say that .NET is borked? Trying to phrase a nice polite custom message.

#charliefoxtrot thought I was set for DE Franchise tax but need mid-year balance sheet and stock par value is wrong :(

Retweet @abfo: #ces09 bumped into TomC while sneaking through south hall to find pass (thanks @gillwilson)

Trolls with a feeble looking patent. Sigh.: (Spotify sued over music streaming)

Hard to belive that the BBC has overhauled their website and still seem to think that "b006qmmy" is a sensible URL for Any Answers...

@earth2andy 1 and 2 worked... should there have been more?

Walk dog in/around SF? Make sure you read and comment on this.

More VCs should confess to their anti-portfolio:

I'm getting spam from Barbara Boxer sent to my old landlady using my old email address. Delayed revenge or just confused? #fb

Oh, forget the last tweet, @tivo are obviously using 'premier' in the sense of 'premier' inn.

1 pound of beef == 1 year of showers: (GEL) - I think I'll skip the showers from now on...

'robot revolution would end quickly, because the robots would all break down or get stuck against walls' -

4 of 5 stars to Pharmacology by Christopher Herz

AUDIO: How to stop Gibraltar monkeys biting -- sounds like someone I know...

DJ Baker joins Radio Hall of Fame -- but which house were you in at school?

Punctuation is being destroyed by poor URI, @ whatever and hashtag parsing. #fb

One Feedly bug fixed in less than a week -- -- one more to go an I'm a happy camper. Also, ChromeOS fixing VPN!

If you're going to override the context menu in my browser then provide an alternative spell checker!

Plants in, dog out.

Stumped on COM, playing with dotnetfx error codes and trying to stay mad with the dog (for digging offences)

Off to the Phoenix...

Dear, did you have your pet hamster develop your website for you?

ITHCWY: Go-arounds: LEGO and Legislative Service: LEGO: I wrote in January about LEGO's[1] misogynistic latest LEGO…

We won #pearlhunt and all we won was this...

Specific Gravity #AddaWordRuinaMovie

Matrix Revisited:

The hole Rudy dug in the garden today is the only dog-made object visible from space.

ITHCWY: Reviews and links for June 2010: Tell-All by Chuck Palahniuk 2/5 A barely reheated Glamorama (celebrities…

Plumber has made the bath drainage problem worse and smashed the sink. #fb #tools @myEN

Skype for Android is a festering pile of poo. Hurry up and get fixed!

Once you pay Google you can't access Plus, Profiles, iGoogle and goodness knows what else. If I pay more search will probably go too.

Shredding. If you're looking for shredding in Reading the place to be heading is Reading shredding. #fb

You can practically hear Nimoy's eyebrow raise. "It was not John McCain." (Salon - Obama is Spock)

New PC :) Backing up and then offline for a while...

It's getting to the point where it takes an hour to reboot and get to a usable state. Sigh.

Is that the sun I see slipping below the yard arm? #fb

@scottlum thanks, it is a bit.

4 of 5 stars to Company Town by Madeline Ashby

How to get author photos on Google SERPs: #todo @myEN

At cal academy for lecture on exoplanets...


Spare bed sold. Final obstacle to painting room removed.

Gaia corollary: #SETIcon (re global organism)

The cloud is great until the plug is pulled - HP Upline most recently #tccloud #badcloud

I'm #reading Terminal World by Alastair Reynolds

Hike: Armstrong Redwoods:

Insanely good speech by Haruki Murakami, in Israel, on Gaza: (Salon)

RT @IDEX: Vote now to support coffee farmers in Chiapas (Only need about another hundred - please take a moment and vote!)

P.S. @alfranken your default tweet is too long!

About to eat at the Liberty Café (on Cortland) for the first time in a while. Mmmmm.

Datalapse from the @sfpublicworks street tree list: @SFUrbanForester @DataSF @sforestalliance #trees @sanfrancisco

3 of 5 stars to Agents of Treachery by Otto Penzler

Donated to @LWV

Amazon Tests Dash Barcode Scanner For Ordering AmazonFresh Groceries -- looks handy

Vote for issue Illegal_Dumping/3450 Folsom St San Francisco, CA 94110, USA #bernal-heights!

Fort Funston was amazing today, paddling heaven for dogs, perfect temperature.

Moving house is actually less painful than trying to get your address updated with a thousand idiotic systems.

Need OAuth for Twitter API attribution these days, have asked nicely for xAuth to skip redirects: - fingers crossed.

The April 4, 2015 total lunar eclipse from a @Dropcam --

I'm #reading Programming WPF by Chris Sells -

Happy New Year! #fb

RT @IMDb Alcon Entertainment is in final talks to acquire the rights for 'Blade Runner' to produce prequels and sequels. <- Nooooooooooo

Hike: Buena Vista Park: Buena Vista Park is a small but dramatic park above Haight-Ashbury. I usually start..

Star Wars easter-egg hidden in a traceroute

Capture DropCam frames to Google Drive:

Walk your dog in the GGNRA (San Francisco)? Join this Facebook page: