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Monthly Archive for November, 2007

Chef Ramsay

Greatest quote ever from Gordon Ramsay during last night’s Kitchen Nightmares: “Don’t take it personally, just take it seriously!”

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I hate Firefox

Sigh. I’m getting tired of this bug where Firefox forgets how to load CSS and/or render images. It’s getting worse. A search through Bugzilla finds a few people having similar problems, but nobody has nailed down a solid reproduceable case yet. I guess I’m going to have to resort to checking page info and try […]

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I’m amused, the FAA airport facility directory for the Empire, NV airport (1A8) has a remark “displaced threshold marked by 8 white tires.” There’s also a one-foot berm around the runway, presumably to keep all the dust clear. I’m headed to Amsterdam either the week before or the week of Christmas. A colleague decided against […]

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Media fail

Last weekend I bought a Mac Mini to use as a media server to replace my modded Xbox running XBMC. I love XBMC, it is nearly my idea of a perfect media manager. It plays a wonderful selection of codecs and containers, very responsive and quick interface, and it supports mounting of remote shares. The […]

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