Posts tagged “🐜”

Bummer about reading Instapaper articles on my Kindle is that highlights don’t sync to Readwise. May 12, 2020
💬 Adam Serwer writing for The Atlantic: May 12, 2020
Does anybody know of any anthology/short story publications for comics or sci-fi/fantasy that are actively publishing? May 10, 2020
After some research, the Poke2 and potentially the “Poke2 Color” seem like they could meet my needs. May 9, 2020
I kind of want an iPhone Plus/Max sized Kindle with e-ink screen. May 9, 2020
fieldnotesbox April 29, 2020
The Midnight Gosepl is super weird and not at all what I expected. April 25, 2020
Never read Watchmen before, so I borrowed the Absolute edition from a friend and am diving in today. April 24, 2020
🏰 The Permanent Legacy Foundation April 20, 2020
Watching The Last Dance just makes me want to do a Jordan career binge. April 20, 2020
📌 IndieWeb: The last (and only) online social site you’ll ever need—your own. April 17, 2020
I now log movies in way too many places… Letterboxd, TiddlyWiki, Day One, a Bear note by year, and my Media Diet on the blog… 🤦‍♂️ April 17, 2020
I’ve fallen deep into the TiddlyWiki rabbit hole… April 17, 2020
Started a Brewery database on Airtable that can be found at tiv. April 15, 2020
What if Ozark, but then Marty took a deal and it became a prison drama for a season, then a family sitcom with a dad who contracts with the FBI, and then a season of being on the run from the Cartel? April 15, 2020
Strongly considering switching to Seraphs Variable Font here. April 14, 2020
GAR FORMAN WAS FIRED!!! April 13, 2020
Been having fun playing around with my public Roam and TiddlyWiki this weekend. April 12, 2020
🎵 Empty by Nils Frahm | Missed that this came out in late March. April 12, 2020
Thanks to David @ Blot I’ve gotten on the bandwagon of having posts display in order (oldest to newest) by day (newest to oldest) on the blog. April 11, 2020
Also setup a separate public Roam database under the same name, Variably Distressed. April 10, 2020
Whelp, thanks to @c I have a TiddlyWiki setup: Variably Distressed. April 10, 2020
🎵 When I Get to Heaven by John Prine | Hope he’s havin’ a cigarette that’s nine miles long. April 9, 2020
📌 Dr. April 9, 2020
When it comes to team-building there are only a few teams who have truly done it well over a consistent period for both the present and future. April 9, 2020
Until my zoom conference call this evening, this was the first day where I truly felt separated from the world. April 8, 2020
Thankful for having two smart and wonderful cousins who both looked over my resume and cover letter and then did a zoom conference call to walk through them together. April 8, 2020
I’ve been really impressed with QCODE fiction podcasts, and they seem to be getting better with each show. April 8, 2020
Got through a couple Quibi shows today. April 6, 2020
I know their whole schtick is watching video on the go, but I’m still surprised Quibi doesn’t have an Apple TV app. April 6, 2020
I’ve been trying to utilize a new trial and watch one film a day from the Criterion Channel. April 6, 2020
Just started a Quibi trial. April 5, 2020
Thinking more about reversing post order by day; I think my ideal set-up would have a most recent section at the top, and then everything listed in order by time for each day. April 5, 2020
How much do we really know about these ”raccoons”? April 5, 2020
I watched The Death of Stalin last night and loved it. April 5, 2020
Ever since the Quarantine Days began, I’ve basically stopped listening to news podcasts. April 5, 2020
🎙 We Have Concerns is back! April 5, 2020
📌 How To Fix Our Voting Rules Before November | The Atlantic April 5, 2020
🎵 Live At Carnegie Hall | One more for Mr. April 4, 2020
I used the be a big fan of Wired magazine, but after following their RSS feed for a little bit, I feel like there is a lot more listicle/gear/summary noise to sort through to get to the good stuff. April 4, 2020
Considering reversing post order like @colinwalker and @dave. April 4, 2020
The more I read about the trackpad support for iPad, the more my heart aches knowing I probably won’t be able to get the new keyboard next month. April 4, 2020
🎵 The Best of Bill Withers | R. April 3, 2020
Also probably need to go through my tags around here. April 2, 2020
🔮 Everyday Life April 2, 2020
Thinking about tinkering with the blog a little bit. April 2, 2020
📌 this place, all are mr. April 2, 2020
Today is one of those days where productivity is lacking and nothing of note is going to get done. April 1, 2020
📌 Michael Jordan series on ESPN moved up to April 19th | ESPN | And I couldn’t be more excited. March 31, 2020
Really digging Wall from Amit and Blot. March 30, 2020
Testing Wall March 30, 2020
Thinking about exploring some musical projects soon. March 29, 2020
💬 Ben Smith, The New York Times: March 29, 2020
It’s been awhile since I’ve actually had a light beer (Bud, Miller, Coor’s, etc. March 29, 2020
📌 An integration loop | Robin Sloan March 29, 2020
📌 Ghosts V-VI | Robin Rendle March 28, 2020
🎙 A Kids Guide to Coronavirus | The Daily March 27, 2020
🎵 Saint Cloud - Waxahatchee March 27, 2020
📨 The Weekly Variable #4 - The Furlough Edition March 25, 2020
Having used YNAB, I already have April 100% budgeted and funded, which is huge. March 25, 2020
Well I knew it wouldn’t be long before the company I work for had to make tough decisions. March 25, 2020
📌 Eight marvelous and melancholy things I’ve learned about creativity | The Oatmeal March 24, 2020
📌 Man dies after ingesting chloroquine in an attempt to prevent coronavirus | NBC News | via: kottke. March 24, 2020
And using Hoopla, you can get tons of mainstream comics in trades. March 21, 2020
Being able to rent a book from my library with Libby, and then read it on my Kindle is everything that is right with the world. March 21, 2020
//The Virus 3// March 21, 2020
📌 The one about the thing | Robin Rendle March 21, 2020
Trying to figure out ways to play board games over FaceTime. March 20, 2020
When does Friday happy hour start when you are quarantined and working from home? March 20, 2020
//COVID-Grub// an addition to an old series that would be at well over 400 if I would’ve kept up posting them. March 20, 2020
Using the tag 🦠 for all COVID-19 and quarantine posts moving forward as a way to catalog the moment for myself. March 19, 2020
Although my job is 100% doable from home, the stress of the situation has me in a bit of paralysis as I try to be productive. March 19, 2020
//Virus 2// March 19, 2020
Motivation to do anything right now is at an all-time low. March 19, 2020
📌 Fox to Address Coronavirus Crisis with Three-Part Series on Hunter Biden | Borowitz Report March 19, 2020
How do normal people read the news on their phone if not with RSS??? March 18, 2020
It looks like the upcoming Smart Keyboard with trackpad will work with the current gen iPad Pros. March 18, 2020
On the fence about Roam; I’m not really sure how to use it outside of work notes. March 18, 2020
//The Virus// March 18, 2020
📌 Ben Gibbard Livestream Concert From Home - now March 17, 2020
//Starcraft Plague// March 17, 2020
Below 101 March 15, 2020
Took the day off to brew beer number four, Creamsicle of the Cave, and things are off to a good start. March 13, 2020
📌 An Excuse To Go Outside - Cartoon | The New Yorker March 12, 2020
//Psychedelic Bloom// March 12, 2020
No better owner to be on TV the moment the season gets suspended than Mark Cuban. March 11, 2020
Wow… the NBA has suspended their season. March 11, 2020
Holy moly! March 11, 2020
Are there any newish (in the last three years or so) comic writers for Marvel I should check out now that I have Marvel Unlimited? March 11, 2020
//Galactic Proportions// March 11, 2020
The ideal for The Independent Variable looks like a complete mashup of Orbital Operations, Lordess Foudre, Kicks Condor, h0p3, stet. March 11, 2020
If the Warriors don’t ship Wiggins, their go-to lineup next year will be Curry, Klay, Wiggins, Paschall, and Green. March 10, 2020
📌 Our Subpar National Parks | kottke. March 10, 2020
With an RSS reader that pulls the articles full text, you can basically get The Economist and other magazines for free… maybe old news for some. March 10, 2020
I still don’t understand why, in Things, Headings are only available in Projects and not Areas. March 10, 2020
I’ve been listening to The Athletic’s No Dunks podcast for a little bit now, but a daily hour plus podcast needs to be exceptional to warrant listening to every episode. March 10, 2020
🔮 Holy Rollers March 10, 2020
//Chainlink Outlook// March 10, 2020
Bulls better go get Kenny Atkinson. March 7, 2020
//Stranglehold// March 6, 2020
Thinking of ways to build a Humdrum-like page on TIV on a much, much smaller scale. March 6, 2020
Discovered Robin Rendle through Robin Sloan. March 5, 2020
Below 100 // I’ve still been taking these occasional pictures, just not posting. March 5, 2020
I both love and hate discovering new podcasts. March 5, 2020
//050320//A Rustic Demon// Have a light day after a jam-packed day yesterday. March 5, 2020
This Brooklyn/Boston game right now! March 3, 2020
I keep going back and fourth between wanting to subscribe to individual magazines, to get them in print and use their nicely designed apps (NYer, Atlantic, NatGeo, Wired) vs. March 3, 2020
As a Warren supporter, I really wish the moderate side could have coalesced behind someone other than Biden (or Bloomberg, if he actually gets any traction today). March 3, 2020
Installed Emacs on my home laptop… March 2, 2020
Thinking about getting the iPad Smart Keyboard to have some physical keys to type on since most of my non-work computing happens on iOS. March 2, 2020
Time based automations in Siri Shortcuts dint seem to be working for me. February 29, 2020
Humdrum Life probably would’ve worked well as a public Roam database… Anyways, I used Roam extensively today. February 28, 2020
Basketball game got cancelled so I picked up some Hop Butcher, watched The Lighthouse, and then read a bunch about Roam. February 27, 2020
Really happy to see Unread 2. February 27, 2020
Things are getting pretty Humdrumy around here… 😎 February 27, 2020
Rather than having a yearly link file like that, there’s probably a cool way to automate creating a weekly file that automatically publishes once a week with Siri Shirtcuts automation, Dropbox, and Blot without really having to change my current Shortcut and IFTTT trigger to add to the file… 🤔 February 27, 2020
I’ve been using a Siri shortcut to update this page with articles read, podcasts listened to, and videos watched, but since I like to use Instapaper and my Kindle to read as much as possible, I setup a new IFTTT trigger to automatically update with archived articles. February 27, 2020
Watching the Rockets for the first time since their trades and additions. February 26, 2020
🔮 Wasting Time February 26, 2020
After reminiscing on Humdrum, I started to poke around some of the wikis I used to creep around. February 25, 2020
I miss my old blog, Humdrum Life. February 25, 2020
I was thinking of unsubscribing to Ben Thompson’s Stratechery, because I fall behind far too often, but him launching the Daily Update podcast might change that. February 18, 2020
📌 Alternate Map of the Americas Features “Long Chile” | kottke. February 13, 2020
💬 Bong Joon-Ho, accepting Best International Film Oscar: February 9, 2020
I’m hoping that some extended usage with Apple News the “Today” section will get better at serving me the articles I want to see so I don’t have to constantly go to the “Following” tab to look through each publication. February 6, 2020
Plus for Apple News is getting Wired, Atlantic, Rolling Stone, Vanity Fair, and National Geographic all for basically the same price I currently pay for The New Yorker. February 6, 2020
I cancelled my subscriptions to The New Yorker, The New York Times, and The Economist to save a little money for a little bit. February 6, 2020
📹 Ja Ja Ja Morant - The Ringer Music Video February 5, 2020
pelosirips February 4, 2020
📌 Colorado wants to use carbon dioxide from craft beer to help grow marijuana | 9news. January 30, 2020
💬 Adam Schiff: January 30, 2020
Happy to see Rudy Gobert finally make the Allstar team. January 30, 2020
📌 Celluloid Lives: Major Studios Renew Deal with Kodak to Facilitate Shooting on Film | /Film January 30, 2020
Just got the final wedding quotes and deposit schedules… time to cull all subscriptions until the end of time… January 30, 2020
Happy Zion Day to all!!! January 22, 2020
Debating whether I need to subscribe to both the Economist and NYT. January 20, 2020
✖︎ Perpetual ✖︎ Systemic ✖︎ Epidemic ✖︎ January 20, 2020
The Athletic has a Wizards podcast and five Warriors podcasts, but no Bulls podcast. January 9, 2020
allstarvotes January 9, 2020
I wish there was a way to subscribe to writers the same way you can use RSS. January 2, 2020
Planning out my third home brew, first all-grain. December 29, 2019
This is ridiculous. December 17, 2019
I haven’t actually felt like sitting down and writing something in a really long time. December 17, 2019
And Denzel can score! December 14, 2019
Kris Dunn would start for the Lakers or the Bucks… just sayin’… December 14, 2019
I’m still waiting for the Apple bundle… December 11, 2019
I’ve found myself trying to juggle way too many interests outside of work. December 11, 2019
The key to winning basketball is simple. December 6, 2019
I’m at the point where I think the Bulls should be building around Wendell Carter Jr. December 6, 2019
And to be clear, my opinion was mostly formed based on the transcript of the phone call, but I felt it important to go in open-minded. November 21, 2019
I wasn’t able to watch all of the hearings, but after today, I felt like it was quite obvious who was forthright and candid and who spoke in measured terms to tell half-truths. November 21, 2019
With microblogvember, I’ve been thinking about how a lot more average thoughts are worth posts, even if it’s as simple as this. November 18, 2019
Melo back?! November 14, 2019
Since the Nets have moved on to superstar mode, Caris LeVert (besides the injuries) would basically be the perfect 2 guard for the young Bulls moving forward. November 14, 2019
The biggest negative about soccer is how one judgement call can swing an entire game. November 10, 2019
Regretting not doing a live blog for this Liverpool/City match! November 10, 2019
Free Wiseman. November 8, 2019
💬 Andy Warhol, via Austin Kleon: November 5, 2019
kleonbladeworks November 5, 2019
Heading to Denver for the weekend tomorrow. October 30, 2019
Another beer label idea. October 29, 2019
📌 My New TV Show HEAVEN’S FOREST Announced | Warren Ellis October 29, 2019
The Montrezl/LouWill duo is a national treasure. October 24, 2019
Current Status: ready for the weekend-ready for a nap-ready for a beer. October 24, 2019
COBY! October 23, 2019
ESPN and Crooked Media throwing their hats in the daily podcast ring. October 21, 2019
I’ve been ruminating on a post about craft beer, the locality, freshness, and limitedness of the entire scene that’s been happening for the last five years, but really kicking up in the last two or three. October 18, 2019
But also, don’t sleep on Chicago’s own Jahlil Okafor. October 18, 2019
While there are some crap teams, front offices are definitely getting better. October 18, 2019
Trump, Brexit, Russia, Opiods, China, Saudi Arabia, Climate Change, Turkey, Assault Rifles, Spain. October 15, 2019
Just yesterday I said how I missed The Impact and today I find out it’s coming back in January with new host Jillian Weinberger! October 15, 2019
Brewed my first batch of beer this past weekend. October 14, 2019
Getting my fix of JJJ + Ja tonight. October 14, 2019
I only started listening with S2, but I sorely miss Sarah Kliff’s The Impact podcast from Vox. October 14, 2019
Quick Hits: Maisel S3 Trailer, Zoe Kravitz as Catwoman, draw a perfect circle, and Nick Kroll on Without Fail. October 14, 2019
currentstatusdrowning October 14, 2019
I’ve had a hectic three weeks at the office with three huge automations launching last week. October 8, 2019
Been using these three services a lot more lately. October 8, 2019
So Zion basically dunked all over the entire city of Atlanta last night in his first preseason game 🦢🏀☄️ October 8, 2019
Bulls should bring back Noah. October 8, 2019
Is time travel not a thing on Apple Watch anymore? September 24, 2019
So I broke down and got an Apple Watch. September 23, 2019
Thinking long and hard about 50% off an Apple Watch 5 + cellular on Sprint right now… Haven’t had one since series 0 that I gave up two years ago. September 17, 2019
Speaking of comics, switching from issues to trades is more difficult than expected. September 12, 2019
If Marvel Unlimited was on a three month delay rather than six, it’d be a no-brainer for me. September 12, 2019
Second issue of my newsletter is out… Two weeks in a row. September 11, 2019
This Jamaica/St Kitts T20 match has been tremendous so far. September 10, 2019
I feel like $5 is cheap enough that Apple doesn’t need to give away a free year with hardware purchases. September 10, 2019
Going with the iPhone 11 (non-Pro). September 10, 2019
$4. September 10, 2019
So I sent out my first newsletter… It’s basically the same as my last post. September 5, 2019
📌 No Surprise: Anti-Abortion Advocates Care Little About Women’s Equality | kottke. August 29, 2019
📌 The Border Wall Seesaw | kottke. August 21, 2019
💬 Rachel Moulton in Electric Eel: August 21, 2019
I’ve been trying to switch from issues to trades because I tend to fall behind on issues (currently 100+ unread in Comixology), but making the switch and keeping track of trades is a lot more tedious than just subscribing to series’ with Comixology… August 14, 2019
And the PL is back! August 9, 2019
📌 Trump Demands Facebook Investigate Why Obama’s Post Got So Many Likes | The Borowitz Report 😂😂😂 August 9, 2019
My cousin is working on an app, Mylo, that is “a personalized user-driven recommendations platform that brings together what you’ve done and what you want to do into one convenient place. August 8, 2019
💬 Perpetual Grace, LTD. August 6, 2019
Thinking of starting a newsletter. August 5, 2019
Warren and Sanders dominated last night. July 31, 2019
It’s here! July 26, 2019
Mueller today, Tarantino tomorrow, and Chance on Friday. July 24, 2019
📌 Thread by robin on Rosegarden, archived six hours ago July 22, 2019
To Infinity and Beyond July 18, 2019
💬 via Inside Beer: July 18, 2019
The Big Day coming July 26 from Chance the Rapper. July 17, 2019
After expirmenting with Flickr for hosting images for my Blot blog for a few months, I’m yet again changing course. July 16, 2019
I’ve made some changes to the Shortcut that powers my Links page, displaying articles, podcasts, and videos consumed, to try to give more clarity, but I’m still struggling getting the podcast name, along with the episode title, through Shortuts (and Overcast). July 16, 2019
As derided as Luminary seems to be in the world of podcasts and the open web, I just listened to the first episode of Anthem: Homunculus and was blown away. July 15, 2019
Yesterday was a pretty great day for sports in England. July 15, 2019
📌 ‘Joker’ Comic Written by John Carpenter Coming This October | /Film July 15, 2019
📌 Spike Jonze Tapped as First-Ever IMAX Artist-in-Residence | /Film July 12, 2019
📌 The Possible Link Between Seasonal Allergies and Anxiety & Depression | Kottke July 12, 2019
📌 David Fincher’s Next Movie is a Black and White Netflix Film Starring Gary Oldman and Written By Fincher’s Own Father | /Film July 11, 2019
The new Nintendo Switch Lite looks really cool. July 10, 2019
Anyone subscribe to Dan Frommer’s The New Consummer? July 9, 2019
williamsonpeaks June 28, 2019
💬 Andy Borowitz, The New Yorker: June 27, 2019
📌 Two of Television’s Best Directors Have Lined Up New Shows | /Film June 26, 2019
The word added just sounds so weird to me. June 26, 2019
Checking out some other daily news podcasts to eventually include in my rankings soon: June 26, 2019
📌 The New Dropbox, The Cloud OS, Connecting Versus File-Sharing | Stratechery June 25, 2019
My podcast subscriptions have gotten a little out of hand recently. June 25, 2019
Just overheard people talking about WhatsApp: June 25, 2019
With the first round over and seven picks until the 38th for Chicago, there are three guys still on the board I targeted for this pick: KZ Okpala, Zypan Cheatham, and Nicolas Claxton. June 20, 2019
Trae, Huerter, Cam, Collins, and Hunter. June 20, 2019
And just after I publish my draft preview, Atlanta trades for the fourth pick. June 20, 2019
📌 For My Father - By Coby White | The Players Tribune June 18, 2019
I’d love to see Griezmann at Liverpool, but I’d want his role to align more with how he played for France than for Atletico, allowing him to share the field with Salah, Mane, and Firmino. June 18, 2019
📌 Christopher Nolan’s Favorite Movies: 30 Films to See | IndieWire June 18, 2019
💬 Jim Jarmusch talking about Twin Peaks: The Return on The Big Picture: June 18, 2019
Amid news that Chicago (along with BOS and MIN) is interested in moving up to draft Garland, I’ve been watching highlights of Garland and Coby White and I think White is the better prospect. June 18, 2019
📌 Why the Toronto Raptors’ title is a victory for the NBA, Canada … and the US | The Guardian June 17, 2019
💬 Politics this week from The Economist: June 17, 2019
Well it happened. June 15, 2019
Good shit Canada. June 13, 2019
📌 ‘Bill and Ted Face the Music’ Will Have the Duo Face Off Against Kid Cudi | /Film June 13, 2019
💬 Joe Maddon via The Athletic June 13, 2019
Whelp I broke down and bought a new iPad Pro. June 12, 2019
Put in some improvement to the site for live weblogs that I can’t wait to give a spin tomorrow for game six of the NBA Finals. June 12, 2019
💬 Jalen Rose via: The Athletic June 12, 2019
Going to spend some time updating the site to improve live weblogs. June 10, 2019
Listening to the Bill Simmons Podcast today, and one thing caught my ear: Lonzo Ball for the 7th pick. June 6, 2019
Raptors going to Gasol early and often is very smart. June 5, 2019
I’m trying to imagine a world where the Apple Watch completely replaces the iPhone for me, and I think I dig it. June 5, 2019
📌 ‘Django/Zorro’ Movie Coming From Quentin Tarantino and Jerrod Carmichael /Film June 3, 2019
📌 ‘Magic: The Gathering’ Animated Series Coming from Netflix and the Russo Brothers | /Film June 3, 2019
LIVERPOOL!!! June 1, 2019
🎵 Family Affair - Eagles of Death Metal May 31, 2019
In the last day, I’ve gone from knowing zero about cricket to being all in. May 31, 2019
📌 Mockup: New Microsoft Office Icons for iOS and Android | BirchTree via: The Newsprint May 30, 2019
I really want to pick the Raptors… But… Raptors in six! May 30, 2019
📌 Is your kitty a convict? May 30, 2019
I just discovered what Twenty20 is in this post by Om Malik. May 29, 2019
If I weren’t already way over my budget for May, I’d be buying a couple packs of Studio Neat’s new Totebooks. May 28, 2019
Starting a dive into daily news newsletters with: NextDraft, NY Times Daily Briefing, Vox Sentences, Axios AM, The Guardian’s US Briefing, Crooked’s What a Day, The Broadsheet, The Economist’s Espresso, and Nieman Lab’s Daily Digest. May 28, 2019
Lowry’s smile right now. May 25, 2019
I recently scrubbed my Twitter history, but after I chose the Warriors to beat the Raptors in the Finals back in February, once the season ended, I flipped it to Toronto beating Golden State. May 23, 2019
heroinandjohngrisham May 23, 2019
With the GoT season finale episode of Binge Mode coming in at 02:45:16, I can finally relate to people’s complaint that podcasts are too long. May 23, 2019
So… I went and changed the typefaces for my site again… This time I actually paid for them. May 22, 2019
I’ve been an avid listener of The Daily, and Today, Explained so I wanted to see what other daily news podcasts were out there. May 21, 2019
📌 The Solitary Garden | Kottke May 21, 2019
More overtime playoff basketball?!?! May 20, 2019
I like Apple News+, and appreciate the wealth of choices, but I’m still considering cancelling it and just subscribing to The New Yorker, Wired, and Rolling Stone in print again, despite it costing more… May 20, 2019
My six favorite albums of the year so far, in no particular order: May 20, 2019
📌 Preservationists want to turn Chicago’s lakefront into a National Park May 20, 2019
This double overtime game is really messing with my sleep. May 19, 2019
I meant to post this last night, but don’t underestimate the home team down 0-2. May 19, 2019
I really can’t wait to see what Bob Myers can build around Curry, Klay, and Green this off-season with Durant and Cousins off the books. May 19, 2019
I really need to write more about music. May 17, 2019
Obviously, I’m disappointed with the Bulls falling to seven, but Zion in NOLA will be electric and then Ja and JJJ could develop into a great duo, even greater than Conley and Gasol. May 17, 2019
📌 ‘The Magic Order’: James Wan to Direct Mark Miller’s Netflix Pilot | SlashFilm May 16, 2019
Brook Lopez is pumped. May 15, 2019
📌 ‘Rick and Morty’ Season 4 is Coming in November This Year | SlashFilm May 15, 2019
Bulls getting the seventh pick is so depressing, especially considering the fact there are six guys I like in this draft: Zion, Ja, RJ, Garland, Culver, and White. May 15, 2019
Did some light housekeeping on TIV today. May 14, 2019
📌 Don’t Worry, Blog Happy | Om May 13, 2019
I didn’t get to watch everything. May 12, 2019
fourseconds May 12, 2019
Obviously, Klay had the great first half, Curry poured in 33 in the second, and Iggy & Green were grinding away, as they do, but it was Looney’s confidence and assertiveness that won it for GS. May 10, 2019
Refs have been too quick on the whistle tonight. May 10, 2019
I feel like I just saw Ted Cruz in the stands at the Warriors/Rockets game in Houston, and now I definitely want the Warriors to close this out tonight… May 10, 2019
Hill and Allred doing a book together for Marvel? May 9, 2019
I feel like 50% of people on the road don’t understand the concept of pulling over for sirens. May 8, 2019
I can’t remember where I read it, but someone was saying Luminary will be successful in the same way (not same scale) as Netflix because if the advantages it provides and the increased quality, or something along those lines. May 7, 2019
It took longer than I expected, but Harden got a foul called on his three-point shot towards the end of the third quarter. April 30, 2019
📌 Fanny-pack Crocs are as absurd as they are a great marketing move | Quartzy via: NextDraft April 30, 2019
As an ex-drummer, I always feel personally attacked when I hear music using drum machines with poor replications of a real kit. April 30, 2019
💬 MJ during the sixth Finals run via Frank Isola, The Athletic: April 30, 2019
Endgame and the Battle of Winterfell in the same weekend seems like reaching a peak in pop culture, of sorts. April 26, 2019
Digging Reeder 4 so far. April 26, 2019
I’m conflicted. April 24, 2019
💬 Dave Pell, NextDraft April 23, 2019
65 seconds in, this Warriors @ Clippers game is already off to a fantastic start. April 18, 2019
So I hear beer can be a good post-workout drink, and I’ve decided for the sake of efficiency, it’s best to just skip straight to the post-workout drink. April 18, 2019
Maybe this is all in my head, but I just re-downloaded the Apple Books app on my iPhone, and instead of showing up in the first open spot, it took the exact spot on my home screen where my Kindle app was, moving the Kindle app to the next page… April 17, 2019
yutriplekill April 16, 2019
Going to go out on a limb and say Raptors beat Warriors in six, closing it out in Oakland. April 13, 2019
Kind of surprised Luke Walton is out in LA. April 12, 2019
Finally had a chance to dive into the Criterion Channel tonight. April 11, 2019
Obviously Zion is the big get this year. April 11, 2019
Bulls finish the year with the fourth worst record in the NBA. April 11, 2019
Oh! April 7, 2019
I have an unintended routine of using Spotify for four to five months, before wanting to give Apple Music a go because a) they show upcoming albums, and b) the ability to listen to Beats Radio show recordings. April 7, 2019
I usually always cheer against Duke, but this year I just want to continue to watch Zion play through the whole tournament. March 29, 2019
Looking for suggestions: how do you follow US political news; in my ideal world there’d be a Ben Thompson/Stratechery of US political news (if you know of this let me know). March 28, 2019
✖︎ Sweet Sixteen Predictions March 28, 2019
Cubbies crushed it on opening day in Texas, winning 12-4. March 28, 2019
Ja, LaVine, OBJ, Lauri, and Carter? March 22, 2019
The only way the Warriors don’t win the championship again is either a) injuries or b) Toronto beats them in seven where Kawhi locks down Durant, and Lowry dishes out twelve plus assists. March 7, 2019
Chuck and Kenny just said the Portland Trailblazers will be representing the Western Conference in the NBA Finals. March 7, 2019
📌 Font of the Month Club - really cool idea. March 4, 2019
I’m really not a fan of Players Only nights on TNT. February 26, 2019
📌 Movie Color Palettes | kottke February 26, 2019
💬 Warren Ellis, Orbital Operations: February 24, 2019
Looking for opinions. February 23, 2019
📌 What I say when I don’t know what to say | Austin Kleon February 19, 2019
📌 W. February 19, 2019
📌 Chicago’s traffic is the third worst in the nation - Curbed Chicago February 18, 2019
📌 Nancy by Olivia Jaimes for February 17, 2019 - GoComics February 18, 2019
Spent the weekend incorporating an edit button into one of my Blot blogs. February 18, 2019
I absolutely love what Otto Porter is doing, but he needs to slow down so the Bulls can secure a top draft pick. February 14, 2019
📌 Hollywood is Not Happy About Oscar Ceremony Cuts — /Film February 13, 2019
📌 Chadwick Boseman to Star in Spike Lee’s Vietnam Veteran Drama ‘Da 5 Bloods’ at Netflix February 13, 2019
I’m excited to see what Apple is going to due with their news subscription service. February 12, 2019
📌 The Cafe With a View of the Waterfall | Craig Mod - Ridgeline issue 006 February 11, 2019
📌 The space in between the writing | Kleon February 10, 2019
Even Philly’s second unit, of McConnell, Ennis, Simmons, Scott, and Boban could beat some teams in the East, which isn’t really saying much. February 10, 2019
💬 Dave Winer, Scripting News February 10, 2019
Butler needs to be the Bosh. February 10, 2019
Embiid is the focal point. February 10, 2019
Watching the 76ers, for the first time post-trade deadline, against the Lakers, and they could be dangerous. February 10, 2019
📌 My disabled son’s amazing gaming life in the World of Warcraft | BBC February 8, 2019
Rajon Rondo just hit a buzzer-beater jumper off a loose ball rebound to beat the Celtics in Boston. February 7, 2019
So much happening at the trade deadline. February 7, 2019
I think I might actually like the Otto Porter trade…? February 6, 2019
Went with Karla as my body font. February 4, 2019
Went with some new fonts on The Independent Variable. February 4, 2019
Finally getting back around to where I left off in High Maintenance S2. February 2, 2019
📌 Facebook Pays Teenagers to Install VPN That Spies on Them January 30, 2019
Took Bruce Wayne for a quick walk… Can confirm, Midwest cold 🥶 January 30, 2019
💬 Tyler Foggatt, The New Yorker: January 29, 2019
Inspired by h0p3’s wiki reviews, I built a Siri Shortcut that grabs all my posts from yesterday (through Dropbox), turns each title into a markdown link, and formats it in Drafts so I can add a note below each link as a daily review practice. January 28, 2019
📌 The Layers of Motherhood | kottke. January 23, 2019
📌 AeroMexico Trolls Xenophobic Americans with “DNA Discounts” Commercial | kottke. January 23, 2019
Roma and The Favourite are my favorites to win pretty much every Oscar this year. January 22, 2019
📌 A New Book of Paintings by Tiffany Bozic Explores the Unity and Disjunction of the Natural World | Colossal January 22, 2019
📌 25 Most Anticipated New Shows of 2019 | /Film January 22, 2019
Trying to get additional details, but apparently the Bulls have traded for Carmelo Anthony. January 21, 2019
Deliberate intention. January 19, 2019
What a morning in the EPL. January 19, 2019
Extremely excited for the return of Boogie Cousins tonight, making his debut with the Warriors. January 18, 2019
I’ve been kicking around some ideas for another blog. January 17, 2019
Jason Mantzoukas was on the new episode of Reply All #134 and I’ve come to the conclusion he’s a podcasting national treasure. January 17, 2019
Restructuring the site a little bit. January 16, 2019
📌 Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Drops Watchmen Reference to Critics | io9 January 11, 2019
When I Said I Never Said January 10, 2019
💬 Dave Pell | NextDraft: January 10, 2019
📌 The Rise and Demise of RSS | Motherboard January 10, 2019
trumpwallfifitestv January 10, 2019
📌 The Art of the Pan: What’s the Point of a Bad Review in 2019? January 10, 2019
🎥 Album of the Week: Wait by Arlie January 8, 2019
📌 Why we need to slow time and scale down | On my Om January 7, 2019
📌 How marginal tax rates actually work, explained with a cartoon | Vox January 7, 2019
Happy to see Parkey’s missed field goal was officially ruled as blocked. January 7, 2019
Bulls receive Michael Carter-Williams (who will be waived with MarShon Brooks) and cash for a “heavily protected future second-round pick that is unlikely to ever convey. January 7, 2019
Forgot to include my Spotify Playlist for my Top Ten Albums in my original post. January 6, 2019
I’ve had a couple hours to digest Aquaman now and I think it’s on par with Wonder Woman; tied for the best DC movie post-Dark Knight. January 5, 2019
📊 Kris Dunn: 16 pts on 6/9, 17 assists, 5 rebounds, and 2 turnovers. January 4, 2019
Micro test.. January 4, 2019
I really wish I could figure out this micro. January 4, 2019
📌 Cold feet | Austin Kleon January 3, 2019
Tough loss for Liverpool. January 3, 2019
In the three games since Mourinho was fired, Paul Pogba has four goals and three assists. December 30, 2018
I use Pinboard to save links I like or find interesting that I know I’ll never actually go back to look through. December 27, 2018
Just found out Barrack Obama, the Beastie Boys, and MC Hammer follow me on Twitter. December 26, 2018
📌 A Massive Ice-Filled Crater On Mars | kottke. December 26, 2018
Thinking about starting a second Blot site for design and photos. December 23, 2018
📊 Kris Dunn: 17-8-7 on 8/11 FG. December 23, 2018
Huge weekend for Liverpool. December 22, 2018
Anyone use or have experience with Audm? December 20, 2018
Missed the game last night, but by looking at the box score, I’m happy to see Dunn being more aggressive, but it’s also on him to make sure Lauri gets more than six shots. December 20, 2018
📌 SNL cold open imagines Alec Baldwin’s Trump isn’t president | Vox ✖︎ December 16, 2018
Liverpool’s Mane reminds me of Ben Gordon, previously of the Chicago Bulls. December 16, 2018
📌 The Explorer and The Hermit | kottke ✖︎ December 13, 2018
Was looking at Flickr Pro as a place to store photos as well as host them for my Blot blog, but getting the actual image URL on an iPhone is incredibly tedious. December 12, 2018
2018 December 8, 2018
📌 Getting in Shape | The Brooks Review ✖︎ December 7, 2018
📌 France’s deadly and growing protests, in 17 pictures | Vox ✖︎ December 5, 2018
📌 How to Travel Like Anthony Bourdain Did | Cool Material via Om on Tech ✖︎ December 4, 2018
💬 Paulo Uggetti - The Ringer: December 4, 2018
rosestatsbs December 3, 2018
I’ve been admiring Peloton from afar for awhile now. December 2, 2018
I’ve been looking at making something with Newspaper Club for awhile now. November 28, 2018
📌 Lincoln Yards Proposal Revised | Curbed ✖︎ November 27, 2018
Dave Winer mentioned Blogtrottr this morning. November 27, 2018
winersinkingtweet November 27, 2018
Will probably have to slow down on my Below photos given the fact the ones with lots of snow essentially look the same… ✖︎ November 27, 2018
🎵 This Weeks Album: Bad Together - Rozzi ✖︎ November 26, 2018
📌 Cards Against Humanity 99% Sale - This is amazing. November 23, 2018
Spent a considerable amount of time tweaking my Now page Siri Shortcut. November 22, 2018
Inspired by Where Is Felix, I made a Shortcut to create and update a Now page with Blot. November 22, 2018
Absolutely loved Middlewest #1 from Image Comics by Skottie Young and Jorge Corona. November 21, 2018
Gonzaga is up by 8 on Duke at half right now. November 21, 2018
📄 You Were Never Really Here ⭐️⭐️⭐️ added to Recently: 🎥. November 21, 2018
📌 The department store of the future just opened in Texas | Vox ✖︎ November 20, 2018
🎵 This Weeks Album: White Album (2018 Mix) - The Beatles ✖︎ November 20, 2018
📌 On November 26th, a mole will land on Mars | The Oatmeal ✖︎ November 20, 2018
📌 Ultra-Impressionistic Portraits Made with Just a Few Thick Strokes of Paint | Kottke - these are fantastic. November 20, 2018
📄 Dirty Dank Juice - New England IPA - Odd Side Ales, MI - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ added to Recently: 🍺. November 19, 2018
📄 Patriot Act added to Recently: 📺. November 19, 2018
📄 Insufficient Clearance - Hazy IPA - Sketchbook Brewing, IL - ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ added to Recently: 🍺. November 19, 2018
📌 The Remarkable Brain Waves of High Level Meditators | Kottke. November 19, 2018
As I’ve been looking around for good places to read interesting journalism, The Correspondent seems like it could be one of those places. November 18, 2018
A lot of good basketball games on tomorrow night. November 18, 2018
Just held the door open for two people leaving the movie theatre. November 18, 2018
📄 Overhaze - Northeast IPA - Marz Community Brewing - Chicago, IL and Dont Tell Mom the Baby Citra’s Dead (Blood Orange) - IIPA - Only Child Brewing, IL added to Recently: 🍺. November 16, 2018
Looks like a great morning of podcasts already. November 15, 2018
🏀📊 In a game and a half since Butler left Minnesota, Karl Anthony-Towns has gone 17/21 from the field, 4/5 from three, for 45pts, and 31rbs. November 14, 2018
📌 Elon Musk’s Teslaquila Hits a Speed Bump | Vox November 14, 2018
What are your top sources for news/media on the interwebs? November 13, 2018
Every quarter or so it seems I go through a process of adding tons of RSS feeds, podcasts, and newsletters to my daily intake before culling it down to what interests/resonates most at the time. November 13, 2018
📄 Adventures in New America added to Recently: 🎙. November 13, 2018
💬 Stan Lee via NextDraft: November 12, 2018
📄 Sour Inc Honey Ginger - Sour Ale - New Holland Brewing, MI added to Recently: 🍺. November 11, 2018
I’m going to call it now and say Jimmy Butler doesn’t move the needle for Philadelphia. November 11, 2018
📌 The Raptors May Have Perfected the Modern Art of Team Building | The Ringer ✖︎ November 10, 2018
Jimmy Butler to the 76ers for Covington and Saric. November 10, 2018
📄 The Horror of Dolores Roach added to Recently: 🎙. November 10, 2018
📌 Laws for Nature Journaling | Austin Kleon ✖︎ November 10, 2018
📄 Double Splash - IIPA - Marz Community Brewing, Chicago, IL added to Recently: 🍺. November 9, 2018
Been listening to a lot fiction podcasts lately. November 9, 2018
📌 We are verbs not nouns | Austin Kleon ✖︎ November 9, 2018
💬 Carl Sagan via Om Malik: November 9, 2018
📄 Patriot S2 added to Recently: 📺. November 9, 2018
Super stark difference between yesterday’s and today’s Below shot. November 9, 2018
Hot take 🔥: Trevor Ariza was way more important to the Rockets than Eric Gordon. November 8, 2018
My Logitech MX Vertical Ergonomic Mouse came today. November 8, 2018
💬 Two Quotes from CAH’s Pulse of the Nation Poll 12: November 8, 2018
Due to the micro. November 8, 2018
💬 Jason Kottke | kottke. November 8, 2018
📄 Sandra added to Recently: 🎙. November 8, 2018
📌 Dave Winer on the Midterms | scripting. November 7, 2018
Zion Williamson is indescribable. November 6, 2018
Two big House races I’ve been paying close attention to, being from Illinois, are IL-06 and IL-14. November 6, 2018
Bulls got the win at NYK in a super sloppy 2OT game, 116-115, off of LaVine’s 41 pts. November 5, 2018
📄 Forever S1 added to Recently: 📺 tv. November 5, 2018
It’s an absolute joy to see Robin Lopez on the court during crunch time. November 5, 2018
PSA: College basketball starts tomorrow! November 5, 2018
📄 Heavyweight S3 added to Recently: 🎙 podcasts. November 4, 2018
The Manchester City Warriors are on pace to win this one 14-0. November 4, 2018
Missed the Bulls game tonight. November 3, 2018
Tyson Chandler to the Lakers is a solid move. November 3, 2018
The brilliance of the design of our government is that we can have a mini-revolution very two years and an all-out revolution every four. November 3, 2018
📄 Oscar’s Pardon - Belgian Pale Ale - Haymarket Brewery, Chicago, IL added to Recently: 🍺 beer. November 3, 2018
Watched the first episodes of Bodyguard and Homecoming. November 2, 2018
📄 Bodyguard S1 and Homecoming S1 added to Recently: 📺 tv. November 2, 2018
Aaaand to no one’s surprise LaVine takes a bad jumper trying to play hero ball and the Bulls lose the game. November 2, 2018
Forgot the Bulls even played tonight. November 2, 2018
📄 Greenway Boogie - IPA - Tighthead Brewery, IL and Pitcher of Nectar - NE IPA - Tighthead Brewery, IL added to Recently: 🍺 beer. November 2, 2018
My name is Alex and I’m seven years old and I’m hacking into voting… It’s actually really easy I bet the Russians could do it in their sleep. November 2, 2018
➲ Magic Johnson admonishes Luke Walton after Los Angeles Lakers’ slow start | ESPN - If Luke Walton ends up getting fired this season… I’d be speechless. November 2, 2018
➲ James Pennebaker on Therapeutic Journaling | Austin Kleon - Good thoughts on journaling. November 2, 2018
Wendell Carter Jr. November 1, 2018
➲ The Timberwolves’ new uniforms, featuring Prince | ESPN - To my surprise, the finished product actually looks really nice here. November 1, 2018
Self-interest in America is at record levels and I’m opting out. November 1, 2018
➲ Derrick Rose scored 50 points and NBA players loved it | ESPN - I didn’t get a chance to watch this game but I love seeing Rose succeed. November 1, 2018
Really thought the Bulls were going to grab the W against Denver… Tough way to lose this one. October 31, 2018
➲ ‘Castlevania’ Renewed For Season 3 On Netflix | Deadline - haven’t gotten to season 2 yet, but this is great news. October 31, 2018
Either you sympathize with other people. October 31, 2018
Any Blot folks use Github rather than Dropbox? October 30, 2018
As much as I’ve moved away from Twitter recently, it was the best way to follow along with the Apple event this morning while at the office. October 30, 2018
Trying to figure out the best way to delineate between link posts with a pull quote and extensive thoughts versus a link by itself, or maybe with a quick accompanying thought. October 29, 2018
Watching the Bulls tonight was just downright depressing. October 29, 2018
🔗 Stochastic Terrorism - kottke. October 29, 2018
⌯ Bare - Jim Jefferies added to Recently: standup. October 29, 2018
Two Chicago breweries I’ve been digging a lot lately are Marz and Maplewood. October 28, 2018
🔗 The Boy Who Couldn’t Find What He Was Looking For - by Shea Serrano - theringer. October 27, 2018
First time at a chiropractor this morning. October 27, 2018
Been tinkering with my blog to distinguish between microposts and blog posts. October 26, 2018
I made the mistake of checking my Twitter feed, rather than my much smaller, curated list hooked into Feedbin. October 26, 2018
If you have any interest in Chicago hip-hop check out Junkyard Samurai, new album from ProbCause (he’s had Chance the Rapper featured previously) and The Palmer Squares (two guys from my high school although slightly older). October 26, 2018
Pantsdrunk, the Finnish Art of Relaxation - This is my life. October 25, 2018
Watched Adam Sandler’s new comedy special, 100% Fresh, and was pleasantly surprised. October 25, 2018
Another 30+ point game for LaVine and the first W for the Bulls tonight. October 24, 2018
I’m always baffled when a critic takes the time to write an awful review of something without actually providing substantial thoughts or any constructive criticism. October 24, 2018
I have to say, I’m really diggin’ Jru Holiday’s headband. October 23, 2018
I still think Dunn is going to be a really good player. October 22, 2018
Really happy to see Kris Dunn back on the court for the Bulls. October 22, 2018
The Chicago Tribune seems to be the best in terms of investing in journalism, The Chicago Sun-Times editorial seems more aligned with my own views (and design aesthetics), and The Daily Herald is the most localized (and smallest) given where I live. October 22, 2018
Looking at subscribing to a physical paper again. October 22, 2018
⌯ Cemetery Beach and Gideon Falls added to Recently: comics. October 22, 2018
What a catch by Kevin White. October 21, 2018
Considering a switch back to Apple Music from Spotify just to be able to see upcoming albums and their release dates. October 21, 2018
I feel like something must have happened to really tick off Ingram during the game. October 21, 2018
Craziness in the LAL/HOU game. October 21, 2018
I don’t understand what people see in Mane. October 20, 2018
Nice to finally see Fabinho out there for Liverpool. October 20, 2018
I feel like I woke up in the Twilight Zone with ManU currently beating Chelsea 2-1. October 20, 2018
Boston looked completely frantic and unorganized down the stretch, and Toronto held strong defensively, behind Lowry’s charges and his control over the pace of the game. October 19, 2018
⌯ Anthem of the Peaceful Army - Greta Van Fleet added to Recently: music. October 19, 2018
“Come here, run a play” - LeBron says to Rondo. October 18, 2018
“Anytime ya’ll fall stay down, LeBron gonna pick ya’ll up” - LeBron ✖︎ October 18, 2018
Been looking at setting up a FastMail account with my own domain but I’m curious what reasons/benefits others have besides privacy moving from Gmail? October 18, 2018
Two minutes in and I am absolutely fascinated by the body language between LeBron and Rondo. October 18, 2018
Not the best start for Wendell Carter Jr. October 18, 2018
Well LaVine is out here chucking away already. October 18, 2018
I still get depressed every time I think of the contract the Bulls gave LaVine. October 18, 2018
Championship rings have just gotten way too damn big. October 16, 2018
Got the Drafts for Mac beta installed and am already super impressed. October 16, 2018
Drafts for Mac beta released for Pro subscribers. October 16, 2018
Three great quotes on Arrows and Targets from Austin Kleon’s blog. October 16, 2018
Cards Against Humanity’s new Remember to Vote Worms look pretty great. October 16, 2018
⌯ The Haunting of Hill House added to Recently: tv October 15, 2018
As someone who just got back into watching the EPL, after not paying attention for years since I played soccer, I find these international breaks quite annoying. October 14, 2018
Watched The Shining for the first time tonight. October 13, 2018
I’ve realized my favorite thing about having a blog is just tinkering around and learning different things you can do. October 13, 2018
The new episodes of Reply All (127 and 128) were excellent taking a look at the computer systems driving the NYPD. October 12, 2018
Discovered the issue with my blog posts from Blot to micro. October 12, 2018
I’ve really enjoyed tinkering with Blot so far and going back through the last four years of blog posts to see how the conversion went. October 11, 2018
This episode of Today, Explained was fantastic going over the recent climate change report from the UN. October 11, 2018
Seems like I have to get something sorted out with the RSS feed since full posts aren’t coming though with links now… October 10, 2018
Besides a few tweaks needed for older posts in the feed, the move to Blot seems to be a resounding success. October 10, 2018
Really digging blot so far. October 9, 2018