“Since 9/11, American citizens are seven times more likely to be killed by a right-wing extremist than a Muslim attacker.” —Teen Vogue
“UIDebuggingInformationOverlay is a private UIWindow subclass created by Apple, presumably to help developers and designers debug Apple’s own iOS apps.” —Ryan Peterson
“The talented community sees America as a new Athens, a creative crossroads … It’s an Exodus story for an information age.” —David Brooks
“What would happen to West Virginia if all these Trump policies went into effect? ” —Paul Krugman
“With any bully, when you punch them in the nose, they back down.” —NY Times
“The U.S. elected a laughing stock to the presidency and has now made itself dependent on a joke of a man” —Der Spiegel
“The future of conservatism now depends on its capacity for revulsion. And it is not at all clear whether this capacity still exists.” —Michael Gerson
“people got it into their heads that they had a constitutional right to live in the suburbs and drive … through the center of a city … going seventy miles an hour. Our local politicians can’t bring themselves to tell these entitled shits the truth” —Dan Savage
Draining the swamp? “The Trump administration … has moved to block an effort to disclose any ethics waivers granted to former lobbyists” —NY Times
After six years of tools stashed in boxes, I’m thrilled to have an organized shop again. Next step: rebuild woodworking tool collection.
“The sad reality is that the greatest defense of the president available at this point is one his team could never give on the record: He is an idiot who does not know any better.” —Erick Erickson
Solved another thorny coding problem by drawing a picture of it in Linea. Visual thinking FTW.
I’m now the only developer at Omni to have deleted /trunk twice. I hope my key fob still works on Monday.
I’m now the only developer at Omni to have deleted /trunk on the SVN server twice. Hope my key fob still works on Monday.
“While traumas do have a lasting impact, most people actually emerge stronger afterward.” —Martin Seligman
It was a great week of designing, coding, and helping co-workers with interesting problems, but I am end-of-spring-term exhausted.
“The president is not a child. Children can improve. Children speak with inside voices. Children ask for help when there are things they cannot reach.” —Alexandra Petri
“That is the Trump reality. A man with a deformed personality and a defective intellect runs a dysfunctional administration” Bret Stephens
“leaving a man this witless and unmastered in an office with these powers and responsibilities is an act of gross negligence” —Douthat
“Don’t put all your chickens in one basket.” —Extra Ordinary
“you are statistically more likely to get mauled by a hungry timeshare salesman than be bitten by a shark” Maui Revealed
“We’ve got this perverse situation in which the vast analytic powers of the entire world are being spent trying to understand a guy whose thoughts are often just six fireflies beeping randomly in a jar.” —David Brooks
“These are either the machinations of concealment, expressions of a burgeoning insanity, or both.” Charles Blow
“Are there still public servants who are prepared to say no to the president?” WaPo
“Are there even three principled Republicans left who will put their devotion to the Republic above their fealty to the Republican Party? I fear the answer to that question.” —Max Boot
“the Republican Party is losing any resemblance to a traditional Western political party, instead simply turning into something more commonly found in the developing world: a platform to support the ego, appetites and interests of one man and his family.” WaPo
“Republican Party identification has begun requiring intellectual vacuity” WaPo
“Most people now realize, I think, that Donald Trump holds basic American political values in contempt. What we need to realize is that much of his party shares that contempt.” NY Times
“Few public servants have found themselves with a choice as weighty as yours … Yes, it might cost you your job. But it would save your honor, and so much more besides.” NY Times
“The people [on mailing lists] feel like they can make decisions that the world will then obey. You can hear it how people talk. They seem to believe they have arrived at the top of the pyramid and now they are masters of the universe.” Dave Winer
“This president may think himself unassailable, but Americans are seeing him for what he is: a tin-pot tyrant.” WaPo
“The Republicans … need to ask themselves whether they want to continue to be complicit in this institutional assault. By now it should be clear to them that having Donald Trump’s back will cost them their integrity.” NY Times
“It’s now clear that Trump’s Justice Department has no independence. Both Sessions, and Sessions’s deputy, Rod Rosenstein, are acting like Trump enforcers. And now the F.B.I. is compromised as well.” NYTimes
Yet another @ReachNowSupport trip marred but their buggy software. Trips regularly fail to end and I get charged for an extra 10-15 minutes.
Another @ReachNowSupport trip overcharged because of their buggy software. I love the cars and service, but the number of times trips have failed to end is beyond ridiculous.
“The general shape of what the G.O.P. would do to health care, for the white working class in particular, has long been obvious, yet many people who were sure to lose, bigly, voted Trump anyway.” http://tinyurl.com/l8ln3mt
I’m deep diving on CloudKit nearly three years later. Are there any apps using public databases and discoverability?
The Spiccoli from Woodlands is always an excellent pizza, and Rueben’s Crikey IPA is great alongside. Lucky to have this just a block from home.
“Baseball gives us a chance to see ourselves in everyone, at times reflecting the image of some complex and difficult shadows in our society. … Having biases is human … But we need to check them more honestly if we are to really understand how to move forward.” http://tinyurl.com/lwq6o3f
“Republicans would be able to devise a tax bill that collects about $1 trillion less in revenue but that would still qualify as revenue-neutral under Senate procedure.” http://tinyurl.com/lxtept9
Johnny Cash covers No Expectations. This Under Cover playlist of the Stones is great. itun.es/us/j4wkX
Aretha covers Jumping Jack Flash itun.es/us/zDrCD
Uninstalling Facebook and aggressively de-politicking my Twitter feed. I have other sources of news, and time is too precious to let social media make me angry. I’ll still post links to political opinion pieces. Set mute filters accordingly.
I just posted a summary of my Custom Fonts series including all the code. Share and enjoy!
Posted: Appearance Manager
“With just under 300 lines of total code, we can add custom fonts to an app.” http://curtclifton.net/appearance-manager
“The ultimate freedom is a free mind, and we need technology to be on our team to help us live, feel, think and act freely.” http://tinyurl.com/kfzqutl
“Testing a Workflow for micro.blog posts with URL shortening.” http://tinyurl.com/l5s5vv6
Code reviews. https://xkcd.com/1833/
“The Republican health-care bill is an act of monstrous cruelty. It should stain those who supported it to the end of their days.” WaPo
Beyond a certain rate of rainfall Gore-Tex shoes aren’t a win. Poured about a half cup of water out of each after my ride home. It rained so hard I laughed out loud for most of the ride.
“And in almost all cases, [Apple’s policies are] also deeply hostile to the sustainability of a small business as a software developer.” Matt Gemmell
Hadn’t noticed this in Apple’s docs before. The Cloud Kit quick start includes a listing of related WWDC talks in the introduction. Nice.
“White Christians are today struggling to face a new reality: the inevitable surrender of table ownership in exchange for an equal seat.” NY Times
Just set up mirroring from my hosted micro.blog to github so I have a hot copy of my posts. Next: upload my twitter archive
“By 2006, a majority of those polled claimed to have voted for John Kerry in 2004. It will be interesting, a couple of years from now, to see how many people say they voted for Donald Trump.” NY Times
“First, recognize juice for what it is: a treat. It doesn’t belong at your breakfast table or in your … https://t.co/pNTYzmxNG4
“First, recognize juice for what it is: a treat. It doesn’t belong at your breakfast table or in your post-workout routine. ” https://www.washingtonpost.com/posteverything/wp/2017/04/26/people-think-juice-is-good-for-them-theyre-wrong/
Was trying to figure out how to use Workflow to post a micro.blog Workflow to micro.blog and my brain exploded. Sorry about the mess.
“Experimenting with a Workflow for posting links to micro.blog.” http://curtclifton.net/microblog
Posted: Integrating Micro.blog
“I spent part of the day today integrating my micro.blog site into my main site.”
I’m spending a relaxing Sunday morning updating the integration of curtclifton.net with curt.micro.blog. Is there documentation for the CSS classes yet? Happy to reverse engineer if not. /cc @help
I love these pictures of Mom and Dad. Lisa did a great job with the framing. https://t.co/rRkMtJVJjZ
Every once in awhile it’s good to just go through OmniFocus, pick all the simplest tasks, and see how many I can knock off in a day.
Every once in awhile it’s good to just go through OmniFocus, pick all the simplest tasks, and see how many I can knock off in a day.
“They lack the foundational knowledge and basic political engagement required to know the difference between facts a https://t.co/NvooCielKB
Every Developer is an API Designer - Andrew Bancroft https://t.co/VDwVuOpeHq
It was a day very well spent on the Olympic Peninsula. https://t.co/x4UknAxCCW
Some people work from home. At the @omnigroup I vacation from office. /cc @fet https://t.co/uk3mQ7zAgK
New speakers welcomed and encouraged at @xcoders! https://t.co/HRwPyJUo0C
It was a pleasure. Great to see you. https://t.co/WVxQh7D31c
Follow me at https://t.co/C7dcudCQqN
I’m thrilled to have a brand spanking new https://t.co/fZyEKBU6Fz. Next up: figure out how to integrate with my custom site generator.
I’m thrilled to have a brand spanking new micro.blog. Next up: figure out how to integrate with my custom site generator.
Let’s build a wall on the northern border to keep the Canadian cows out! https://t.co/cMRxP9iWyD
It was great to hear @nprscottsimon tonight at Town Hall. His new book is one I’ll listen to instead of read.¶https://t.co/SegDVkpaAl
Anyone else seeing the issue where, when editing near the end of a file, Xcode scrolls the editing location off the bottom of the view port?
Like, for example, this one. #secessionNow https://t.co/IdSRVSjHhz
Love the design work on this badge. The 10 mile run was nice too. https://t.co/XJaDJKdtJ4
“Acknowledging that your blindness, selfishness and fear compelled you to buy into a man who is selling you out may https://t.co/nGhehJZwzx
Walk-off three run shot. Gotta fly the flag! https://t.co/cI40xpboV3
You can open a can of worms, but can you tap a keg of worms? I mean, that’s a lot of worms. Asking for a friend.
“If you have a Mac, go get the trial of [OmniOutliner] Essentials and then see if you can resist buying it” https://t.co/0YYS1QEkk6
Found one. https://t.co/BLFDakTDSe
A reminder that many Christians still remember that Jesus called people to love. https://t.co/B73qcP02xL
Happy Easter! https://t.co/CDubzbZamg
“Testing a Workflow for posting by posting a link to Workflow. It’s the cat’s pajamas.” … https://t.co/qVsoI4t4xB
Just joined Team Frumious Donuts. https://t.co/W1Dq4PYxX8 #fb
“The key psychological insight here is that people have no trouble turning any information into a coherent narrative https://t.co/k1WtCMwvvc
It’s well that we take time to recognize the people who pass through our lives on their journeys. It was an honor to work with you @haxie1.
“the surprise is that a Republican Senate would actually steal a seat to assure a future Republican president of tha https://t.co/rQjDMGTxRe
Posted: “Suppose we want to use custom fonts but want the convenience of named font styles.”¶¶h/t @pgor ¶¶https://t.co/KNSN0QI0hr
“an ultra-wealthy administration’s attempt to formalize the plutocratic free-for-all that has followed decades of gr https://t.co/2DotiIEsrN
Surreal. Guy riding a brakeless fixie on Dexter gave me holy hell for having an e-bike. I didn’t get the memo that commuting was a contest.
“When you accept that design happens almost everywhere in your organization, you have to take responsibility for it” https://t.co/J9Nfhczm9k
The entire chain of command from flight and ground crews up to @united’s CEO are negligent here. Not to mention the Chicago PD, no surprise. https://t.co/3lVYiGzPDv
Homeopathic pull quote: “t” https://t.co/4MnzuKgOYn
Iteration and collaboration are essential to great design. https://t.co/BwHg0xlRGR
“But still, I worry that at the current pace the Trump administration is going to run out of failure” … https://t.co/52tAJkPzj6
“they provide a safe space for people who want an affirmation that their uglier impulses are, in fact, justified” … https://t.co/4GGK01fpPo
Radical Efficiency https://t.co/FJAasxV25w
Sometimes the daily grind can be frustrating, but I really am blessed with some of the greatest co-workers in the world @OmniGroup.
Whatever you’re into Pat. I won’t judge. https://t.co/Dz0q82EAcq
Youth STEAM Institute: https://t.co/uKZmqlHoKL
“Our last two chief executives recognized that they needed to make efforts along these lines” … https://t.co/ays55cWzPe
Charles Chocolate Chip Cookie. Not very mysterious. https://t.co/2T0EEzfpbn
“We love iOS… But … it’s not — yet? — possible to make a living selling pro software on those platforms.” https://t.co/o9mU2LgRB5
“this debate isn’t really about qualifications. If it were, Gorsuch wouldn’t have been nominated, because Garland wo https://t.co/eg17utMhRq
Posted: Font Follow-up¶¶“The basic idea is to use Core Graphics to load and register the font files.”¶¶https://t.co/7rxaRcFjbt
325 miles on the new bike before getting clipped by a car. Front passenger quarter panel to left pannier. Both Clyde and I are uninjured.
“He is a man so unpredictable, so reckless, so petulant, so full of blind self-regard, so untethered to reality” … https://t.co/KTWwRDgIss
Volunteered preparing the newest Tiny Houses village today. It was a lot of fun, plus we had Ezell’s chicken. https://t.co/yxK7bBKDBM
“Woven into the issue are questions of race, and class, and the grotesque economics of big-time college sports.” https://t.co/Nc0ftotFnR
“a downward spiral of incompetence and public contempt” ¶https://t.co/vwAjoc8nuX
“President Trump seems to have no awareness whatsoever of what he does and does not know”¶https://t.co/KJkxgztFTG
“[GOP] believes that increasing the profits of telecom[s] is more important than protecting the privacy of people” ¶https://t.co/ULevexnlDq
“How many will care if artificial intelligence destroys life if it has already destroyed meaning?” ¶https://t.co/nOuO6BECQZ
Huzzah. Apple is offering childcare for WWDC this year. That should be a huge win for a more diverse crowd. Thanks @pschiller and team!
Butt-first coffee? https://t.co/rcwLiw9PRb
Ah, spring. https://t.co/oIEkA4OHCl
“This bill takes the most vicious progressive stereotypes about conservatives and validates them.” #fb https://t.co/wdCmMBZSUJ
“When I’m stoned…” https://t.co/mK5YmBLNYI
Yonder Mountain String Band. Amazing. Thanks to some anonymous Rose student for exposing them to me. https://t.co/rF6cIGQvvy
LIl Smokies shredding at Showbox. https://t.co/Okf3dF3407
Always nice to have some variety in the forecast. https://t.co/B19lZ78IUo
From last night: Custom Fonts on iOS¶¶“In this post I’ll share the steps to add custom fonts to an app in Xcode.”¶¶https://t.co/bxn9p5o4Pg
“because psychotic individuals … find reality as a whole too painful to bear, they break with it globally” #fb https://t.co/CSplwNmFwm
Posted: Custom Fonts on iOS¶¶“In this post I’ll share the steps to add custom fonts to an app in Xcode.”¶¶https://t.co/bxn9p5o4Pg
Time from hanging bike mount to hitting my head on it: 45 seconds. https://t.co/FTMm8LIJOi
A ticket to the Sounders home opener appears! Thanks be to the soccer gods. Also @lalahods and @tjw.
<3 #fb https://t.co/WfOEA3aUTX
Bumper stickers seen on the morning commute: “I solemnly swear I am up to no good“ and “Mentat Assassin”. I live in the right place.
Palpable Illogic is my new electro-funk band. #fb https://t.co/ckOi0kWlwb
OH: “Part way through I got crafty with PVC pipe and took a shower again. But keeping the opossums out was a bit more involved.”
Spring at Omni. https://t.co/rCcr6JBtYj
“Today’s Republican Party has moved so far…right that it no longer supports any plan that covers the uninsured” #fb https://t.co/jR2Yhayxsd
CBO predicts Trumpcare will kill enough poor people that conservative Republicans can support it. https://t.co/9nB9fGI3yG
Please help re-introduce grizzly bears in the North Cascades, just a couple of clicks and a couple of minutes… #fb https://t.co/K52bRMLtpk
Us? Tired of the rain? Why do you ask? https://t.co/7gGHEVg6mI
Yes, Your Sleep Schedule is Making You Sick, via @nytimes https://t.co/xXU5PcjSFG
“the answer… is that they were all lying… On this, at least, Republican unity remains impressively intact.” #fb https://t.co/0vbD6Z8xWx
Posted: Clyde the Glide¶¶“A couple of weeks ago I made an outrageous impulse purchase…”¶¶https://t.co/RZBE5pZnbs
The two remaining cabinet nominees must be asked whether they are prepared to do their duties under section 4 of the 25th amendment.
Another fact that leads me to believe secession is the answer. Progressive states must take control of the economic engine from the GOP. #fb https://t.co/Zhux0dHPbQ
Finally able to breathe today but head still throbbing. OTOH finally feel well enough to play Firewatch. #latetotheparty #notzelda
Whoever, owing allegiance to [U.S.],… adheres to their enemies… is guilty of treason and shall suffer death… #fb https://t.co/Uid0RAMMs1
Finally got around to figuring out why my office phone has been blinking for months. Turns out someone left a message last July.
It’s match day! @zkscott testimonial match at Memorial tonight at 7. Tickets available at the stadium. Get in! It’s going to be great. #fb
Missing person alert for the 8th district. https://t.co/sMYFgjdVfd
“even more toxic than the 45th President: Because it would be an inconvenience, they refuse to protect our rights.” https://t.co/GT3weCH6QS
Despite this morning’s snow, spring is here. I’m getting game-starting notifications from MLB AtBat again. Go Cubs Go!
This morning’s macchiato was so pretty the barista stopped to photograph it. https://t.co/hWzMdBoDQ4
Fun but icy day of skiing at Steven’s. I wiped out under a lift and earned a well deserved Nelson laugh from above. https://t.co/EKlbBSnn5M
As if the Pumpkinführer even knows that “military” can mean precision. Hell, this dipshit doesn’t even know what “precision” means. https://t.co/FAzVdcORoe
One of those nights where I feel lucky to live in Seattle doing what I do with a community of people that I love. ❤
New wheels. https://t.co/Qa2BVXB4Fo
Font nerd and designer friends: I’m thinking of using Livory for body text in an app. Any recommendations for a display font to go with it?
Returning to reading twitter after a month off. I’m going to try to tune the stress out of my feed. We’ll see how long this last.
Finally saw Hidden Figures tonight. Beautiful, frustrating, inspiring. We’ve come so far and have so far to go. #fb
Next three stages: (T) drawknife, (M) spokeshave and chisel, (B) card scraper https://t.co/dDqbCbDfhF
I’m working on my own container view controller and want children to have a proper bottomLayoutGuide. Supported, or do I have to swizzle?
More than sixteen inches of snow with another 7–10 expected. The village is beautiful. https://t.co/5pVsnzioc8
Thirteen inches of powder overnight and it’s still snowing! https://t.co/36nwvsqLvU
Forecast is for 40-55 cm of snow in the next 24 hours. Hotel has one room left for Thursday night. Stay extended. 😀⛷🇨🇦
Just another day in paradise with Lisa. https://t.co/Wvh2z0mGIA
At 1.9 miles between support towers, there’s lots of time to pose for photos. https://t.co/sypDvrzK2L
This is the Republican party the country needs. #fb https://t.co/4RWiqAfbFc
Working on my goggle tan with Lisa. https://t.co/lbHLjJcMOC
It was a glorious day on the mountain. https://t.co/Kh0B9051zs
Just another day at Whistler Blackcomb: 13 runs and 30,085.1 ft vertical descent. Total distance 38.4 mi. Descent distance 22.7 mi. #fb
The True North strong and free, eh. https://t.co/mSDBA7LwTc
What to wear today: everything https://t.co/0lcNpPEbIb
“What happens when to pretend otherwise or to look the other way would be nothing short of cowardice?” #fb https://t.co/zw38u5ruUz
Just eight miles to America’s hat. Looks like it too. https://t.co/QB7KVLysX1
Playing with Linea by The Iconfactory. Such an amazing sketching app. Exactly what I’ve been wanting to build. #fb https://t.co/0BI8hEl7Pc
Eliot A. Cohen Responds to Donald Trump’s First Week - The Atlantic https://t.co/YvT1Ijw3y2
“And so sooner or later all will have to choose what side they are on, and live forever after with the choice.” https://t.co/FMSTR0Mehc
Last day to get in on the ground floor! Do it.¶¶Indie Microblogging: owning your short-form writing by Manton Reece https://t.co/o1AkV7D7SV
“He meant every word of it, and everyone who thought we shouldn’t take him literally … is a goddamn fool.” #fb https://t.co/HHRFCXp4ZG
I’m afraid the “” key is roken on my new MacBook Pro. It only registers about half the time, bbbut sometimes registers multiple times.
Once again delighted by artboards and image asset export in @OmniGraffle 7. So fast and fun to update assets for my iOS side projects.
Working out the next James Dempsey album. https://t.co/2qhkPo6IOS
Looks like we’ll stay busy at Omni this year… https://t.co/0TGG6D8yZO #fb
I got a request this morning to review a journal paper. It’s good to be reminded occasionally that I used to be Dr. Clifton.
“We are America. We are loud, ‘nasty’ and fed up. We are motivated dissidents and we are legion.” #fb https://t.co/e3ULYVOss1
“the insecure egomaniac-in-chief will almost surely deny awkward truths and berate the media for reporting them” #fb https://t.co/RIfVB0hmMl
Draw knife work done. Switching to spokeshave next, then files. https://t.co/LfOeIW7F4i
This is going to take awhile, but it’s so much fun! https://t.co/csTZnqzT16
Shaving horse? We don’t need no stinking shaving horse. https://t.co/wWuVn9yh04
New, to me, drawknife. Ready to take some bark off my live-edge slab. https://t.co/5N2HzNdfPj
Saturday SF brunch plan: Mission Beach Café, 9am (eep) @frozendevil @optshiftk @fet @existopher @kongtomorrow @cocoalabs @davidhoang
Looking forward to a quick trip to SFO on Friday/Saturday. Anybody up for an early brunch on Saturday morning? @optshiftk @fet @davidhoang
This is why I’ve wept for my country since Nov. Trump and his voters have destroyed the very idea of America. #fb https://t.co/yJQvXGgog3
Posted: Completed and Await Reply Script, Version 1.2¶¶“automatically set a defer date on the follow-up task”¶¶https://t.co/au0yMbZHJV
“Because Republicans control Congress, they have the unique ability and… responsibility to confront … Trump.” #fb https://t.co/598IUoDn8z
“There is no week nor day when tyranny may not enter upon this country…” #fb https://t.co/p9PwcbkrOI
“… an administration unprecedented in its corruption, but also completely unprepared to govern.” #fb https://t.co/pnRqMOGR1k
“…the standard practices, norms, ways of… interacting will be degraded… the economy will grind to a … crawl” #fb https://t.co/q2CKeqUewI
“never before has one president assembled such a remarkable collection of [unqualified] individuals“ #fb https://t.co/ag5O2auXK7
“Toss ideology out of the window. This is about democracy and fascism, war and peace, life and death.” #fb https://t.co/97L1h4naWg
WH Residence Staff are real pros. This is fascinating, though no mention of when the Resolute desk will be gilded. https://t.co/LOU0ykY0NQ
The full spectrum lamp feels like overkill in this situation. https://t.co/b5txqg67XD
“32 million people could lose their health insurance” Why do pious Republicans keep trying to kill poor people? #fb https://t.co/FdUZTZGBBN
Painted all the end grain to help the slabs dry more evenly and reduce splitting. https://t.co/RG0XsrQNnr
“So let’s be thankful that John Lewis had the courage to speak out. It was the patriotic, heroic thing to do.” #fb https://t.co/d6jUWxlHBp
“Mr. Trump, I join John Lewis in asserting … that I, too, don’t see you as a legitimate president.” Yep. #fb https://t.co/4aDsLV32P3
Bluebird skies. Glacier Peak is peeking out https://t.co/JdUM1OsSZO
First ski day of the season! https://t.co/6YJNloxOOI
This is going to be a bench. https://t.co/iSTZU7D1KU
These chunks are going to become bar stools. https://t.co/J9K6QHOEEO
Nervously preparing to cut into this giant slab of spalted maple. https://t.co/hDxmtNUsTj
“If Mr. Trump is… innocent of any untoward connections…, wouldn’t he want [an] investigation to clear his name?” #fb https://t.co/klyrJcHi2Y
Der Pumpkinführer is getting trounced in the latest polls. Must be embarrassing to be such a loser. Sad! #fb https://t.co/3H1UOd9PSf
Posted: Finder and Terminal are Friends¶¶“I have a three little hacks that simplify moving between the two modes.“¶¶https://t.co/jY2DuN9DZi
“Donald Trump is as much Russia’s appointment as our elected executive.” #fb https://t.co/cHP7Q7xwIX
“Will Donald Trump turn out to be the equivalent of Ronald Reagan… Silvio Berlusconi… or someone worse…?” #fb https://t.co/XR2fHk01zR
Yep. Der Pumpkinführer’s twitter rants are how he attempts to control the news cycle. https://t.co/bCmuxw1YFf
“… rest assured, anxious America, you brought your fists to a glitter fight. This is a taco truck rally and …“ #fb https://t.co/ZynLhaElVO
I love this idea of the size of types. It puts the problems of stringly typed code on a quantitative foundation. https://t.co/koaEqAxrW9
“[don’t] feel any pressure [to] witness the pomp… surrounding the installation of a demi-fascist… as president.” #fb https://t.co/C9e0NhJIaZ
Love web development? Come work with my great colleagues and the #OmniDogs (also me, but I’ll try to stay out of the way). #fb https://t.co/5iPkJOtngA
Posted: Variations on a Theme¶¶Two more approaches to weak references and type erasure. h/t @axiixc @jckarter¶¶https://t.co/IH1TlHYqrN
Not much. Just opening my https://t.co/4Qm8cNpYXd iCloud cache with sqlite3. You?
Seattle’s Democracy Voucher Program: What to do with that money you’re going to get in the mail - The Evergrey https://t.co/P8Yv4281vB
“It will be interesting to see if that brawl is just… harmless… verbiage, or whether it… leads to nuclear war.” #fb https://t.co/mauMWnMH9o
“Laughing and playing in the face of trauma gives the person perspective upon life’s inevitable difficulties…” #fb https://t.co/09czSRE5ZN
I’m so happy to be able to share this work with folks. It was a long time coming and surprisingly tricky. https://t.co/wnsmBtrTZK
I got a WASD 87 keyboard with Cherry MX Blues for my b-day last month. Back from time off and using it this morning. OMG this is so great!
It seems an error hath occurred¶Thy socket layer goest unsecured https://t.co/Q9wE576VAe
Every interview with any Republican, from the person on the street to the President elect should start with this question. #fb https://t.co/CvhZzq38Yv
What’s the best way to contact new House members? @PramilaJayapal takes office tomorrow. I’d like to call re. the GOP’s new “ethics” rules.
What are you doing in my swamp? — With No Warning, House Republicans Vote to Gut Independent Ethics Office #fb https://t.co/MEhPyN4cU6
I think this might become a bench for our living room. https://t.co/Oe0xf8Bc5y
I just backed @manton2’s Indie Microblogging: owning your short-form writing on @Kickstarter https://t.co/xQticsJNKX
Posted: Weak References and Type Erasure¶¶“two interesting Swift problems … collided in an interesting way“ ¶¶https://t.co/vtypJ2osfz
Tiny knitted birds in a ficus at Herkimer Greenwood. https://t.co/Ya86aLfofZ
“Everything we know suggests that we’re entering an era of epic corruption and contempt for the rule of law…” #fb https://t.co/DTbWOrZFWV
“Why The Republicans Don’t Have An Obamacare Replacement Plan” #fb https://t.co/u5BhCh7djw
Der Pumpkinführer and his minions can fuck right off. He’s so fragile that our penchant for mockery is a powerful weapon against him. https://t.co/o23UiJVVyI
Troubling and important: “… the West is already at war, whether it wants to be or not.” #fb https://t.co/9xvp2xCEuT
2017 can’t be all bad. Someone else just learned that they’re good dogs. 😂 https://t.co/M8nFQxctz4
Counting down. https://t.co/e6yuz1uqeF
Happy new year! https://t.co/i0E7koVSxn
Ready to celebrate seeing 2016 in the rear view mirror. https://t.co/XWVoZgUd6B
Wrapped up the year with a slow, hilly 11 miles with friends for a total of 1651 miles run in 2016. https://t.co/3B3YR4Sok5
My 2017 will be safe and happy to see my beautiful little sister on my iPhone and iPad app now and now it’s time to go. https://t.co/5V0MlfcjEM
“an attempt to subvert U.S. democracy ought to be unforgivable” It is, and der Pumpkinführer is complicit. #fb https://t.co/u8gYFQOjen
Few things are as satisfying as having the right tool for the job at hand. https://t.co/S5rAdPN7pq
“Over Trump’s motives for collaborating so full-throatedly with Russian espionage…hangs a … disturbing mystery” #fb https://t.co/Bq2NWtXbwT
How many were cabinet nominees of der Pumpkinführer? https://t.co/8sstA414cY
Impressive support from Apple. My new MBP’s SSD died on the Monday before Christmas. The brand new BTO replacement machine arrived today. 💯
Filed watchOS 3.1 radar 29820639: Cannot set title of first pushed view controller when vertically paging
It was a wonderful week with family, but I’m always happy to see the Seattle skyline again. Now to put my head on my own pillow. 😴
Catching up on my RSS feeds. This is so great. “Thanks Mom!” https://t.co/1Wc9p0QYKN
Waiting on equipment to be towed over from the hanger. On the plus side, we have a fresh crew at the gate waiting to board with us.
Catching up on SaH after the holidays. It’s dusty in here, @ssfcvictorylap. https://t.co/h9JE8D8w3u
“Russia’s policies are rooted in deceit, graft & violence—a combination that presents an existential challenge…” #fb https://t.co/p47QuwVJVD
And sleeping now. https://t.co/MvyVkaAvq7
Sleepy dog is sleepy. https://t.co/PfjSBP4WTH
Jolly Boxing Day from my favorite Cubs fan, Jim Laxson. https://t.co/kB08yjIiC7
One of my favorite photos of Mom. I caught her laughing at the T-shirt for Rob’s trap shooting club. https://t.co/dVC2edDBGA
A merry Clifton Christmas. https://t.co/4fKELiyQ81
Perfect snow falling at Mom and Dad’s. https://t.co/LkIySn9Uwl
Juncoes, purple finches, turtle dove, downy woodpecker, red-headed woodpecker, red-tailed hawk, and four extremely fat squirrels. #wildlife
Enjoying watching the snow and the birds feeding at Mom and Dad’s, then this huge hawk swooped in and perched. https://t.co/9czVYSFyLp
One more state falls to the authoritarian GOP. Who’s next? Or do the rest of us fall together? https://t.co/9e5N7pN3ou
They’re giving the stuff away. https://t.co/mg8XftrQlP
One of my favorite things about the Midwest: Culver’s fries /cc @fet https://t.co/PwtiTvLKaN
Sounders home opener, March 19. https://t.co/epaxAKdS03
Anybody seeing issues with poor performance on iOS when the system Use Bold Fonts setting is on? I suspect problems with template images.
“The erosion of democratic foundations has been underway for decades…there’s no guarantee that we will…recover.” #fb https://t.co/9Aoy8OGMJV
And we’re going there on purpose this week… https://t.co/2paiIGWuer
Solid summary of how right-wing radio destroyed our democracy, told from one on the inside. #fb https://t.co/X8rvwICBfl
I now have the tiniest sliver of sympathy for the horribly broken human being they elected to be our next president. https://t.co/4bkfgsKBFR
“not just the thin idea of freedom from overregulation but the freedom to choose our destinies” https://t.co/JES8EVjhrI
App Store craps out downloading Sierra update, reboots anyway, now machine won’t finish boot. Turns self off half way through decrypt.
So Apple pulled watchOS 3.1.1. Anyway to remove the notification badge from the Watch app on my iPhone, short of turning off notifications?
On first reading I thought the ambassadorships were going to talented hookers. Not sure if that’s better or worse. https://t.co/G4utxqXgD6
Informative. Weird that I’d heard of everything in the lower right but nothing in the lower left. https://t.co/5Cq25DBVqa
A highlight of the day really. https://t.co/pI3yUFnhB7
That was fun. https://t.co/9xZAiO46FE
Ready to march. https://t.co/y40V9SG4JH
The Evergrey newsletter continues to impress. Seattleites, get your daily dose of togetherness. https://t.co/rmgiAPD68f
“Beyond the obvious…ties [he] has to Putin, do Russian interests have any hold upon him…financial or otherwise?” #fb https://t.co/171NPOGu4R
“I view Trump’s election as the most grievous blow that the American idea has suffered in my lifetime.” #fb https://t.co/NUfWwTQFib
I’m mostly out of the loop on current cinema, but here’s a movie I’m now excited to see over the holidays… https://t.co/tV7cmnK56N
We have a name for your swing band, @realDonaldTrump: Clownshoes and the Plunder Monkeys https://t.co/WJKR5wtuRz
This man knows horror, and can write a little… https://t.co/WJKR5wtuRz
Mostly I sang and soaked it all in, but here’s the Cup with Roman, Ozzie, Adrian, and coach. https://t.co/a6KWPUkbRT
. @SoundersFC on the ground. Just a small matter of getting a large cup through customs now. https://t.co/iTdH0twM1y
An hour to wait. The crowd is swelling. https://t.co/1oO4ayCBQJ
Thinking of heading down to Boeing Field to stand in the rain and welcome the MLS Cup and @SoundersFC home. Anybody want to ride along?
Brilliant comeback by the @SoundersFC during the second half of the season. Sad that a few @Torontofc fans marred the championship game.
But Hillary was “too corrupt”. Fucking idiots. https://t.co/38MGU1IlYq
Seattle tweeps: I’m planning to watch the Sounders’ MLS Cup game at St. Andrews Bar & Grill on Aurora. Arriving around 4:30. Who’s in?
Good analysis, but the right choice is obvious. It’s only impossible because Republican politicians are immoral, power hungry hacks. https://t.co/gApVk5lr8E
I’m edging closer to treating Twitter as a write-only platform… https://t.co/azYaRhmMqC
December in Seattle. https://t.co/EtRwcAcSu9
Excellent analysis. https://t.co/kROz8nwjZz
And Trump doesn’t even have a dog. https://t.co/hGnMVAhJS7
This is great. The Trumpkins will have to go back to the Farmer’s Almanac for their forecast, since the Weather Channel has a liberal bias. https://t.co/jribZfZAW7
“Red state voters … talk a good game about small govt and low taxes, but in reality they are socialist moochers” #fb https://t.co/kGMOJkAg1e
I’ve been enjoying The Evergreen, Seattle’s daily email newsletter. Great ideas for getting involved. https://t.co/u83VhL12LY
It says something that after installing 1Password and OmniFocus on my new laptop, my personal font collection was the next thing in.
import Foundationish https://t.co/6nl57l7Q59
Be safe out there this morning… https://t.co/5fTgF1mqlY
Say cheese #PS4share https://t.co/cCLJhG3n6D
Get Acorn, which you really want, and help a great cause… https://t.co/gKWk6MaQtE
“We stand at the precipice, staring into an abyss that grows darker by the day.” #fb https://t.co/1Q4uj4W8Hq
“why … are [we] subsidizing a government that doesn’t give [us] an equal vote” #fb https://t.co/DlgggiRxKj
I love this piece hanging at Herkimer In Greenwood. https://t.co/N3geMUUwBO
Ready to go. https://t.co/qqIMfx1XbW
Holiday run preparations underway. https://t.co/1FziDEeqoX
Standard GOP playbook: manufacture a crisis, implement regressive policy in the ensuing emergency https://t.co/yUyClmXQWp
December in Seattle, part 2. https://t.co/KJsb8Nvomi
Marbled archway. https://t.co/IrBACVtQS2
December in Seattle. https://t.co/XNk1TM2Jq3
My new base on planet 1060 West Addison in the 1929 Cubs system. #PS4share https://t.co/OcZ5Rw4d7D
Funky eyeball? https://t.co/GDa0HsFx3M
Marble with a hat. https://t.co/J7hIzCqLJE
Game on, Ohioans. Overwhelm the Trumpkins with a giant protest. Show the loser the truth. https://t.co/wDm8TQLSpI
The newest update to No Man’s Sky is amazing. It’s like a brand new game with all the coolest stuff of the original.
Marble on stress putty. https://t.co/Hz1GgQv5bl
“Those institutions can in all likelihood weather four years of his mental instability and toxic incitement. But not necessarily.” https://t.co/mo8KTc37uc
We spent the afternoon and evening running bib and chip pick-up for the Seattle half marathon. It was fun to say hello to so many runners.
And they were delicious. https://t.co/3j9O2sdWjg
I’m just 2 pages in, but this might be a seminal paper. Wow. “Polymorphism, Subtyping, and Type Inference in MLsub” https://t.co/nowf1ftzG9
And can you start those proceedings before the inauguration? https://t.co/eC2wTZeAc7
It’s a beautiful day for a run! https://t.co/TXwNaMsgKi
Oh, hell yes. Spot on. A minority of the electorate put an abomination in the White House, but we owe him nothing but contempt. https://t.co/QAy94zDrxI
Pegboard stacks assembled. Friday I drill 40 mounting holes into the concrete foundation to hang these. https://t.co/8s1Q50kyPM
Do-it-yourself chop saw… https://t.co/HiU0SknFfw
Great post by @nothe on mental health care and antidepressants. I’m so lucky that the first med my doc tried worked. https://t.co/g07G63oZtK
Despite head-to-toe rain gear, I’m soaked to the bone, but we cheered the Sounders to a 2-1 lead after one leg, and I went home singing.
30 minutes from N 85th to the ship canal on the E. Traffic is a nightmare. Should have bussed to the U and taken Link.
Floating buildings #PS4share https://t.co/fHsPyR8I8h
Fantastic Beasts was great fun. Nice to watch a movie from the Potter universe without knowing how it comes out.
Thinking of building a “cloud-to-butt” style browser plug-in for the President-elect. Which is a funnier translation Clownshoes or Turnip?
“…introducing…a service designed to fragment my attention is as scary to me as…smoking…to an endurance athlete” #fb¶https://t.co/KV5hiVg8Ol
“The proper response is steely resolve to wage the fight of our lives.” #fb https://t.co/7fPud2aZmo
An afternoon of good beers and good company with Ross, @drewpaine, and @mauchter was an excellent way to start a holiday week off.
I really enjoy Swift, but today I’m working on pure ObjC code and am reminded that Xcode was once a great dev environment. ⌘-click works!
November 18 in Seattle. https://t.co/8ZsanfMXWL
Seattle Councilwoman Gets Threats After Trump Protect /cc @rclifo https://t.co/DZeyurhBOA
Another reason why I love my city… https://t.co/n0GFIS6Lxc
On the importance of education… https://t.co/3lIMneOTnZ
“In Myanmar… misinformation on Facebook has reportedly helped fuel ethnic cleansing…” #fb https://t.co/99utlFJGib
“…to save the country, you have to work with people you disagree with on almost every ordinary political issue.” #fb https://t.co/IPsX8rjqqW
“…to know how disgruntled white Americans … found a way to take back a country they felt they were entitled to … #fb https://t.co/4f4Z5nMmqG
Here’s the script I’m using when calling my representatives today. Please use it if it’s helpful. https://t.co/oAPnHlWWYt
New group with Seattle numbers for my congresswomen:¶Sen. Murray: (206) 553-5545¶Sen. Cantwell: (206) 220-6400¶Rep. Jayapal: (206) 482-8420
This is fine. ☕️ https://t.co/tdQrCrAC5r
“After 240 years, an idea that once inspired the world has finally repealed itself.” https://t.co/iw9fLV29lh
Posted: The Carson Rationalization. “‘I supported Ben Carson in the caucuses, so I can’t be racist.’” https://t.co/dAOK0ESlZ5 #fb
2016 Election Thank You Notes, via @nytimes https://t.co/e52KWDAibV
Lock him up! https://t.co/BL4yBM8hkG
No @SpeakerRyan, yours was the party of Lincoln. Now it’s the party of white supremacists. Rot in the hell I assume you still believe in. https://t.co/mZlfJuPzEy
“Trump represents the last wisp of the rich white plantation owner holding on to the glories of the past.” #fb https://t.co/JTGcGwRhUh
This was an enlightening read for this supposedly enlightened white guy: The Nature of Contemporary Prejudice #fb https://t.co/gAhdqkJmn2
Reaching back 13 months for this, but perhaps Ben Carson was more prescient than I gave him credit for. #fb https://t.co/kAh1bJ9KDM
I fervently hope that I’m wrong about what is coming, but I won’t be caught surprised or silent. #fb
Plans for the genocide proceed apace. https://t.co/jnrlTsQ01t
California is getting its shit together for a secession initiative in 2018. Have we started in Washington state? https://t.co/E0Q1KmuIbD
Folks from the heartland frustrated with the apathy of folks on the coast to them, you should know that apathy has become antipathy.
The march to fascism continues apace. https://t.co/okDgskaQTq
Zuck is completely clueless. Time to delete my Facebook account. #fb https://t.co/eieNDG1qE6
“The thundering realization that he’s woefully unprepared for the hard, boring, thankless reality of this” #fb https://t.co/m6wRwDh3fb
TIL. Steven Spielberg plays the Cook County assessor’s office clerk in Blues Brothers. Yes, that Steven Spielberg.
Windy City Pie was outstanding. https://t.co/osVLwt1QHZ
“I will not be surprised if being president of a huge, multiracial… democracy turns his supporters against him…” #fb https://t.co/gTyzASjLzi
I’m in. 📎 https://t.co/GAhZG19vTw
“When you grow up in rural America, denying rights to people is an abstract concept.” #fb https://t.co/qx0uskJRuw
Going to take a few days off from Twitter, then decide if I follow Brent out the door. Catch you next week, or not. https://t.co/CLbc7bb47b
Interpreting the election through the lens of the Ultimatum Game https://t.co/JCxSLnzOKR
Fuck yes. https://t.co/Xn5ef9iCeL
OK. Four drinks in, but I’ll skip the Ativan. I’m not anxious, I’m pissed off. Tomorrow we begin the hard work of winning our country back.
You must watch this. Whoever you voted for, you must watch this. #fb https://t.co/DBblFooYSw
I’ll be dead before global warming makes earth uninhabitable. The grandkids of you bastards in IA, OH, and FL won’t be. They will suffer.
Maybe the Trumpkins are right and the congress will act as a che…¶¶Oh, who the fuck am I kidding. 240 year-old republic down the drain.
It’s a beautiful morning in America. If you’ve already voted, thank you. If you haven’t, please do. https://t.co/8Q4C0zapFj
One Foot Tsunami: Election Watch 2016: Election Day Edition “Things to Remember When You Vote Today“ https://t.co/x0Tl2J5NFS
Woke up with “My Prerogative” in my head, which seemed appropriate for the day. Then I remembered it was a Bobby Brown song. F*ck that guy.
My goodness. I love this man. Fired up. Ready to go. Let’s win this thing. https://t.co/PgcONJ7tsA
Will Wednesday be that day? https://t.co/hy5aO7jHyW
I don’t really care what gender anyone is. Just give me my taco trucks. https://t.co/wAFhc0FRbS
Apologies for a non-election link, but I enjoyed this piece on staff meetings from Rands: Gossip, Rumors, and Lies https://t.co/BzU3amm7FM
Trump’s ego is so fragile, maybe a humiliating electoral defeat will crush him completely. I’m willing to take that chance. Vote! #fb
Brilliant. @realDonaldTrump is such a loser. Sad. https://t.co/WhlQlgJyaL
Lock him up. https://t.co/8OjpqR1w0O
Latinos aren’t ruining this country, they’re saving it! ❤️ https://t.co/aL6SMalSsd
“A republic, if you can keep it.” https://t.co/5Qcol9nKft
Vote by mail is pretty great. https://t.co/64Erq0P5AR
Saving the GOP: “A party that produces Ms Palin as its VP nominee and Mr Trump as its nominee is at war with reason” https://t.co/MKnYKmPC9f
Beautiful. This helps me understand this hateful election and gives us all something to build on come Nov. 9. #fb https://t.co/XiWd26otJX
My friend Rachael arranged for the Chicago papers to find their way to my desk. What an amazing surprise! https://t.co/7pay0rQbml
Found these on my desk after lunch. Thanks to @nothe for arranging and @justicar for transporting. These are priceless to me. https://t.co/JLhquxyUeH
Looks like the cables and adapters for my new MacBook Pro have arrived! https://t.co/lnJ8Goty6h
The FBI is conspiring to elect a wanna-be fascist President. But sure, the feckless GOP congress will act as a check on his power. #fb https://t.co/45CMxynuGw
Thanks, Obama! https://t.co/M42ltDoWEb
Re-watching the last two innings without my heart in my throat. Raising a glass to Grandpa Harbach, Great Aunt Lois… https://t.co/Pg2tIlZVqf
Few things are more satisfying as a dev than finishing a refactor and having the next feature just snap into place.
“You’re not doing it for her. The vote you cast is for the republic and the Constitution.” #fb https://t.co/0oGXVyOj68
Be prepared. #cubs https://t.co/oYmPGHnom2
. @brianschmetzer’s rave green army! https://t.co/30Ukw87tep
Dexter homered as I poured the lucky scotch. Go Cubs Go! https://t.co/DD8niU9rC5
“It’s a ticket on a widening gyre, promising political catastrophe and moral corruption both…” #fb https://t.co/uHyimGWCCF
|Wherefore art thou Macintosh?||Asymco¶¶Required reading to understand the Touch Bar MBPs. https://t.co/mIjUPEmQXY|
Voting for Trump? These are your people. You’ve chosen to join in with the worst of our society. #fb https://t.co/ROtx3RONRx
Not my unicorn, but it’s good to be reminded that Apple hit some users’ sweet spots. https://t.co/h6bcmuLgTN
Lucky scotch is working. Go Cubs! https://t.co/L8JNA1FJSy
. @OmniGroup is growing our team of Support Humans! Join us! https://t.co/2b3fd6djDJ
Did you vote yet? Yes? Magical dogs say, “thank you!” https://t.co/3CmF9AcMxS
Soundtrack for the morning… https://t.co/mUkAnUqr67
Happy Halloween. I know it’s scary, but there’s still eight days left until the election. Vote early today! #fb https://t.co/17XlrorBZS
Cubs on the TV, Sounders on the iPad. I don’t have enough scotch in the house for this level of tension.
Nine more days to elect Hillary and save the world from a white supremacist wanna-be fascist. #fb https://t.co/UrtehmK58S
Hey, Republicans, the biggest terrorist threats are the white supremacist nut jobs who make up your base. https://t.co/mQXIYJ9XEx
Posted: Which Mac?¶¶“One thing I do know, I’ve never been less happy about ordering new kit.”¶¶https://t.co/AhcyMSHaMl
“I can’t blame people for choosing to not wait for Apple to actually do something about it any more.” https://t.co/PSGpX0BKmm
Posted: “The iPhone-ification of the Mac is accelerating.”¶https://t.co/RE7Q2jQJDb
This piece helped me understand why, as a Mac user for 24 years, yesterday’s Apple event made me sad and angry. https://t.co/JRhCZKYKwS
Much like 3D on the Amazon Fire Phone, Touch Bar is impressive tech in search of a problem. Plus it raises the price of a laptop by $300. https://t.co/CKlfhpXaiZ
Just 11 days left to vote early! It’s a great relief to have already voted. https://t.co/A2Y9OAxZ3k
Just 25,952 days, but who’s counting… https://t.co/J4fSOFceXS
A perfect Seattle winter’s day. https://t.co/gG7Us7yZHW
It’s another good day to vote early. If by chance you‘re undecided, give this a read: “Dear Republican Voters” #fb https://t.co/4Nb5pnVi6W
World Series starts tomorrow! Use the off day to rest, hydrate, and—if you live in an early voting state—cast your vote. #fb https://t.co/sGu3KYx59u
Drumpf’s newest property in NE Iowa. https://t.co/cX4XHPNSPn
Helped usher the Sounders into the playoffs too. If I ignore the Cyclones, this is a fun fall for my teams.
Raise minimum wage, unemployment rate still drops. Small increases in minimum do not decrease employment. https://t.co/gpCDJUupX1
/me digs to the bottom of the scarf box… https://t.co/x1UcZZroI4
The goal of progressivism and the result of capitalism. Left and right have to work together. https://t.co/0jp3l241Zw
We have the opportunity to elect a Cubs fan as our next president. If you live in a vote-by-mail state, today is a great day to vote! https://t.co/gGG2MLwm0d
We’re singing Go Cubs Go, Go Cubs Go. Hey Chicago whadda ya say, Cubs are gonna win today. https://t.co/0JdLFMWyIv
Game time. Switching to the Goose Island. Let’s see if there’s anything left in that tired arm, Kershaw. https://t.co/YOCCtRXFy0
Civic duty accomplished, it’s time to get ready for some baseball. https://t.co/QLrayz3pIi
I Voted ❤️ https://t.co/DdycgPRaN8
“Votes for women! Step in time!” https://t.co/sQvYyR0ECG
Oh, Hill yes. Let’s do this. https://t.co/O9WIdD9KKw
Good to get back on the horse… https://t.co/xgEKVugpUa
“The end of his presidential dreams must come under an avalanche of anti-Trump votes on Nov. 8.” - NY Daily News #fb https://t.co/CjVkFrkfOb