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Shawn

I've often wondered what ever became of some of the folktales we heard as kids. Today I was tickled to learn that John Henry, and references to the ballad, can be found in a handful of modern video games :-)

Shawn

Earlier today did I say, "Okay Google, set a timer for 1 hour," to remind myself to check if the build is done? Yes, yes I did.

Shawn

Me: At 46, try to start local LGBT/women-friendly tabletop gaming group to meet new friends.

Everyone: "Oh, I'll tell my son!"

-_-

Shawn

Finally saw Wonder Woman. OMG MOAR PLEEZ! So many feels 😍😂😅

Shawn

Mad props to the poor soul doing the Parade in full Darth Vader costume. 😓

Shawn

Trolls really nailed the muppet aesthetic 😊
http://imdb.com/rg/an_share/title/title/tt1679335/

Shawn

Because it's a frequent misunderstanding, me asking "why?" doesn't automatically mean I'm disagreeing.

Shawn

Watching . Hello friends, how I've missed you.

Shawn

When sends a "what you've been missing" e-mail - that tells you about a feature you've been using for years :-|

Shawn

I am SO hooked on Designated Survivor. It's like I can't look away.

Shawn

If I may suggest a new battle strategy: "When they go low we stomp on their heads."

Shawn

QOTD: "I try to be cynical, but I find I can't keep up with reality."

Shawn

What meal delivery services do people like? Been using Blue Apron, but all their meals are too hot/spicy/citrus-y.

Shawn

A friend said it best today: "I feel a need to shake everyone and scream DON'T YOU REALIZE CIVILIZATION IS COLLAPSING AROUND US" :-(

Shawn

OH: "Culture doesn't make people; people make culture."

Shawn

OH: "Reality carries a club."

Shawn

QOTD: "sites of so-called “fake news,” which were formerly known as propaganda sites"

from https://www.theladders.com/p/17963/one-intern-click-12000-websites

Shawn

Great discussion on recent East Meets West, about diversity (of ideas) in large societies. http://www.subbrilliant.com/emw/?p=928
Including the Idea of the Day: Potluck Across America

Shawn

Looking for work at a software company? My employer has a variety of open positions: http://www.k2.com/careers/join-our-team#!/Americas
Good folks to work for :-)

Shawn

OH: "I don't answer the phone while on the toilet."
"Why not? Your hands are free."