Articles from Cheeseburger Gothic
Neuroplasticity is a ten buck word for a simple idea; the brain is designed to keep learning things.
“I work for the horror clown in chief but like-minded colleagues and I have vowed to thwart parts of his agenda and his worst inclinations.”
Replaced a bunch of halogen lights with LEDs today - or rather, I paid a guy to do it. Some had burned out and another two had been half eaten by possums (mine oldest enemy).Been a few repairs to effect around here recently. It's been a decade since we renovated and the years have worked their magic.
I had a co-worker in the word cave today. Thomas was off school with a tummy bug and... well, he can't really expected to keep his head in the books without a stern disciplinarian standing over him with a cat o' nine tails, can he?
So he took up position somewhere behind me, gurgling and farting away all day.
I had a busy week on the Twitterz and Facebuck this last week, mosty due to thinking out loud about the hotel industry's scammy preauthorisation charges. Hundreds of mentions, thousands of RTs and lots of traffic to a coulmn I wrote for Fairfax.
One troll of course, because it wouldn't be the internet without them, but I tend to get off lightly. After all I'm a white, middle class male.
Still, a lotta traffic. A lot of talk. A lot of stuff happening.
Look! It's not that I don't love my Apple Extended keyboard. I do. I really do. But with Dragon borking itself in the last major update I've been typing more often than dictating, and I'm starting to feel it.
Been thinking I should try an ergonomic keyboard and most of the reviews point to this badboy from the orc foundry at Redmond.