April 27, 2004

Here she is!

Audrey Elizabeth
April 26, 2004 at 7:36pm
6lbs 8oz / 2970g
19.5" / 50cm

and absolutely perfect... mother and daughter are doing great, and big brother Alexander was very happy to meet his new baby sister!

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April 16, 2004

Fifth Sentence

Caterina has started an interesting new meme:

1. Grab the nearest book.

2. Open the book to page 23.

3. Find the fifth sentence.

4. Post the text of the sentence in your journal along with these instructions

So, here goes - nearest book was R. Allen Wyke, Jason D. Gilliam, and Charlton Ting, Pure Javascript, Sams Publishing, 1999:

Because JavaScript is a young scripting language with some wrinkles to be ironed out, it is a good idea to understand these instances for backwards compatibility reasons.

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Too smart...

Once again, Alexander proves he's too smart for his own good (or
ours). A couple of nights ago, he was using up his arsenal of bedtime
delay tactics, which resulted in the following:

Me (in response to question): That's not a question for after your bedtime

Alexander: Daddy, what is a question for after my bedtime?

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Friday Five 2004 04 16

Friday Five for today:

  1. What do you do for a living? - Helpdesk Analyst
  2. What do you like most about your job? - It's easy
  3. What do you like least about your job? - talking to idiots
  4. When you have a bad day at work it's usually because _____... - some idiot has screwed things up and it takes me a long time to try to get things straightened out and this one call screws up my stats for the day.
  5. What other career(s) are you interested in? - well, just about anything that'd get me back to programming (I'm a coder, dammit) and get me off the phones!