Tweets from 2009-08-01

  • Got to figure out how to break Izzy of his new every-hour nighttime feeding schedule. That or incorporate naptime into my workday. #
  • @coreyr Happy birthday, Avery’s dad! πŸ™‚ in reply to coreyr #
  • Cathy in Chronicle of Higher Ed! RT @CatinStack: I had no idea so many people were frustrated with grading… http://bit.ly/wgYzp #
  • last.fm’s #funk tag is one of the most reliably awesome streams, especially for working. http://www.last.fm/tag/funk #
  • @BryanAlexander It’s not my event, but I did put your name in the hopper. Were brainstorming with these folks: http://www.iah.unc.edu/chat #
  • Mmmm, second breakfast. #
  • Someone needs to ‘splain me what’s so great about Apache Solr search. I’m finding it quite substandard. #drupal #
  • @gsingers It doesn’t find stuff. in reply to gsingers #
  • @nerdette I was just telling @brianr how much you rock. Hope you’re digging Austin. I’ll tweet ya when we come to town (got family there). #

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Tweets from 2009-07-31

  • Izzy woke me up 4 times last night and was done with sleep by 7. Gonna be hard to do anything involving mental coordination today. #notGSD #
  • Coffee kicking in, ready to get up and at em… babysitter overslept. D’oh! Still #notGSD. #
  • Wow, @WUNC going off the air for 20 min with abt 1 min notice. A transmitter is being upgraded. Maybe the white noise will help Izzy sleep. #
  • @cwhittle Hope all your tests went/are going well. Watching your status hopefully… Let me know if I can do anything. in reply to cwhittle #
  • Something seems very wrong w/ my new MacBook Pro. Starting up applications takes 3 minutes and/or hangs the whole system! #mac #osx #fail #
  • Looks like #Songbird might be the culprit. Or at least *a* culprit. Maybe Mozilla-based problem? #mac #osx #fail #
  • RT @natthedem @DavidCornDC: WH announces Medal of Freedom winners: S. Hawking, Jack Kemp, Ted Kennedy, B.J. King, Rev. Lowery, & Harvey Milk #
  • Check out my boss (@catinstack) talking about digital media and learning: http://bit.ly/LRcrC #

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Tweets from 2009-07-30

  • @RUBYforWomen No, “@rubyforwomen” is how you promote yourself. “@ruby” is how you promote ME. Do you not see the difference? in reply to RUBYforWomen #
  • Left charger @ work –> dead phone –> ergo no tweeting from the bus this AM. #PalmPreBatterySux Now setting my brand new MacBook Pro! #
  • Awesome! RT @bpuccio: Check out our beekeeping photos! http://tiny.cc/RCXgf #
  • Is there any way to sync Apple’s Address Book with Google Contacts? It seems to support Yahoo, Outlook, LDAP… but not teh Goog πŸ™ #
  • @steveburnett Yay! Thank you! in reply to steveburnett #
  • Hey world, who are your favorite speakers who have connections to digital media and humanities and/or academia? #
  • Esp interested in suggestions of speakers that are women or not white…. #
  • Take note, @brianr! http://twitter.com/awsamuel/statuses/2884970833 #
  • Thx for suggestions. Most also came up in the mtg. I suggested humorist/futurist @baratunde and smart old coots @dsearls & @dweinberger. #
  • Also need to check out @womenwhotech and all those lists of brilliant, women speakers… #
  • Hee hee, #Dook student store’s website shows a happy student with her Pismo (ie: ancient) Mac Powerbook: http://is.gd/1T8FO #
  • It’s been great working with you, @jonerthon. Dook will miss you! Kick some planning butt up there in Ann Arrboro. πŸ™‚ #
  • Another perk of riding the bus: running into colleagues and having productive impromptu meetings! πŸ™‚ #
  • RT @dcm: U2’s new stage prop requires 120 trucks to carry – a carbon footprint a Chinese factory could be jealous of: http://bit.ly/ogxus #

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Tweets from 2009-07-29

  • @blogdiva Uhmmm, so… Ping.fm malfunction? in reply to blogdiva #
  • @philklein Would we call it… NetSquared? Or NETx? in reply to philklein #
  • Listening to public radio out of Austin b/c @WUNC’s is one of the streams that mysteriously don’t work on the #Pre. WNYC & WAMU neither. #
  • RT @acarvin: Wondering what cool hacks people will come up with now that NPR transcripts are a part of our API: http://tinyurl.com/lwbmlq #
  • Just realized that if I join the @chcYMCA I will have to buy new shoes. Fuh. Not sure I can afford the time & money for shoe shopping. #
  • @tbeckett I have special feet that needs serious support. Can’t just waltz in to the gym in ratty old sneaks. #plantarfasciitis in reply to tbeckett #
  • @CHCYMCA Thanks, that’s kind of you. I have plantar fasciitis (sp?) so I need shoes with supportive arches and good lateral stability. #
  • @_spell Wrong, wrong, and wrong. But thanks for playing. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fasciitis in reply to _spell #
  • Treading water when I need to be doing laps. #
  • That Twitviwer thing is a scam y’all. Stop clicking it. #
  • This TOTN piece on black males in America is so painfully NPR. Guests = black & comfy. Don’t seem to see modern racism & classism. #
  • Rtwt @CatinStack: Tim Lenoir et al–public diplomacy via new MMORPG “Emergence” http://tiny.cc/xor39 #
  • Rtwt @CatinStack’s “Crowdsourcing Grading” is a hot topic on @hastac. Get yr comments in before 11pm tonight! http://tiny.cc/Cy7HK #
  • @RUBYforWomen It’s easy: just stop using the phrase “@ruby” in your tweets. in reply to RUBYforWomen #
  • Rtwt @FORpeace: Did Someone Say Uppity Or Was That Just My Imagination?: Can we imagine a white male SC nominee… http://bit.ly/QzCXR #

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Tweets from 2009-07-28

  • Listening to Carol Channing on Free to Be You and Me. Somehow makes me think of you, @darlingtristin. Hope all is proceeding nicely. #f2bu&m #
  • Rtwt @orangepolitics: WE CAN HAS MAPPAGE! OP’s Election 2009 section now features an interactive Google map: http://is.gd/1OWSM #local #
  • @jelosta Cool, check out http://orangepolitics.org for indoctrination. πŸ˜‰ You may be a good excuse for an overdue @orangepolitics meetup. in reply to jelosta #
  • Appreciate the help from http://www.childcareservices.org & http://ncchildcaresearch.dhhs.state.nc.us but their search tools SUCK. #
  • Plus, researching random day care places online is depressing. Need personal referrals from people *I* know & trust. #
  • @tjstankus Didn’t I say people I *trust*? Just kidding! We need a place that will take a 4 month old, though. in reply to tjstankus #
  • What Palm shd have done: focus on Songbird sync, screw iTunes. http://bit.ly/KjrPj
    #Pre #
  • To Sen. Richard Burr: Every American family deserves quality health insurance now http://bit.ly/IlDEn #hc09 #NC #27516 #
  • @RUBYforWomen HEY, stop @-ing me! πŸ™ in reply to RUBYforWomen #
  • . @coxn I was pretty annoyed with Y as well. But I still read all of them. It gets more interesting, but not less annoying. Happy to loan. #
  • OMG new neighbors seem to have a car alarm. Would be quaintly retro if not so F-ing annoying. #
  • RT @bellesouth: I’d rather they tax the snot out of my Snapple & Mountain Dew than out of my vegetables. If it pays for #hcr wellness, good. #

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Tweets from 2009-07-24

  • Dear institution leaving me an automated voicemail: I might be more likely to reply if you would say who you are! #
  • On a related note, dear UNC Hospitals billing dept: you are the absolute pits & are ensuring I will (continue to) avoid UNC at all costs. #

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Tweets from 2009-07-23

  • Grrr, TTA (regional bus) running almost 10 minutes late. Again. #weneedrail #
  • Kudos to @smalljones & @ibiblio for being part of http://opensourceforamerica.org advocating gov’t use of #opensource software (@oss) #
  • @BrianR Happy 3rd anniversary to us! πŸ™‚ in reply to BrianR #
  • @tbeckett Me (JK)! I have teh Goog Voice, but I don’t think we have the ability to send invites to others (yet)… in reply to tbeckett #
  • No!Rtwt @freedarko: Is it weird to say that “Maus”, not “Schindler’s List,” really got the Holocaust revival going? #
  • Rtwt @culturekitchen: POLL: Can’t a black man be a prick w/ police inside his home without having to fear arrest? http://bit.ly/193Fk1 #
  • You know that feeling of being so stuffed that you can’t imagine eating another thing? I haven’t felt that way in months! #lactation #
  • A million thanks to my friends Jeff & Melissa for taking care of Izzy so we could have a date night. I look forward to returning the favor. #
  • Enjoying yr tweets from #xxmerge @dav, @rossgrady, & @sassafrassv. Have fun for me! πŸ™‚ #

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