Category Archive: idiocy

Nov 18

Signs I’ve not had enough sleep

I just named a rails controller class ElmoController, because it gets invoked by a tickler…

Oct 07

Dear Mr. Designer

Generally, if you are working with an external library, such as yui, it’s not a good idea to override the css for a widget’s css class.  That means that every instance of the widget will have that property, whether you want it to or not.  Moreover, it means that in order to fix it, you …

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Aug 13

[adjective] [gerund] websense

I hit a web filter today which makes no sense whatsoever: is tripping the “entertainment” category.

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