Smoking ban supporters are feeble
- (My ToledoTalk.com post that I created in July 2008)
A side issue in a July 2008 thread about the Mexican restaurant called El Camino Real.
Begin rant :
Time to go off-kilter and revisit an old favorite topic even though it's all been said befor...
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- Nov 10, 2017 - #politics #health #moronism #quote
Tt post aug 17, 2016
- As mentioned above:
[PH2] said the law could create entrepreneurial opportunities for people to become inspectors.
A local official will probably claim that Toledo could become the Silicon Valley or the Saudi Arabia of lead inspectors.
- Aug 17, 2016 - #quote #toledo #politics #moronism #humor #health
Journalism and Social Media - July 2016
- #media #socialmedia #business #humor #moronism
How journalism has adapted to the era of social media, where creating an emotional connection trumps getting the facts straight
This sounds like more whining by the media indust...
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- Jul 12, 2016 - #media #socialmedia #business #humor #moronism #advertising #quote #indieweb
Fight Club movie quote
- In the world I see -- you're stalking
elk through the damp canyon forests
around the ruins of Rockefeller
Center. You will wear leather
clothes that last you the rest of
- Jun 28, 2016 - #movie #quote #nature
Presidential politics explained by the movie 'Ides of March'
- I like movies about politics and/or media.
Quotes from the reporter named Ida, played by George Costanza's girlfriend Marisa Tomei:
"You really buy into all this crap? All this take back the...
- Apr 26, 2016 - #politics #movie #humor #quote
The return of Web 1.0
- Or maybe it never went away completely.
October 2014 Gizmodo story titled The Great Web 1.0 Revival
"We're tired of being told what to do, what to see, and how to interact online by platforms that resemble rat mazes more than sandboxes."
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- Apr 11, 2016 - #web #history #design #quote
"Maintenance is the work of the caring"
- Great #quote in this HN thread:
Maintainability is the feature of unreliable equipment.
Not quite. The whole purpose of maintenance is to increase the longevity of a product by making small, cheap, t...
- Mar 23, 2016 - #quote
My dec 14, 2015 tt post
- if only the person knew the difference between an "angel" and an "angle"
That's an old geometry joke.
"Every time a bell rings, an angle gets its degrees."
#quote #humor #math
- Dec 14, 2015
Interesting viewpoint on content production
- I guess that I made this quote in February 2014, although I'm unsure why. I must have been reading something related.
The web app's publishing ease-of-use produces quantity. Honing the quantity produces quality. Organizing the quality produces ea...
- Sep 09, 2014 - #jothut #junco #blogging #wiki #editor #quote #media #design
Blade outsourcing printing
- "Watching the recent contraction and consolidation of many of the printing sites that Ive worked on over the years, including The Blade, has been a rule rather than an exception. Decreasing advertising revenue and circulation numbers, combined with a...
- Jun 01, 2014 - #media #quote
The web as a platform
- Lengthy but interesting post ...
... written by Michael Bleigh, the CEO/Cofounder of static web hosting platform-as-a-service Divshot.
"The web as a platform is easier to learn and lets developers do more faster than any other platform"
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May 3, 2014 notes about our backyard Hermit Thrush
- "You can observe a lot just by watching." - Yogi Berra
(On Sat, May 3, I wrote this info down in my Field Notes notebook, but I don't think that I recorded it at JotHut.)
At 10:47 a.m., I observed a Hermit Thrush foraging on our back lawn, near th...
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- May 27, 2014 - #bird #home #nature #quote #blog_jr #todo
Grills and Smokers
- Smoked Salmon Using the "Little Chief" Smoker
Electric vs all-wood/fire?
Info from listening to the Really Big Show on AM 850 WKNR ESPN Cleveland radio.
"If you are lookin', then you ain't cookin'." - #quote
Memphis Wood Fi...
- Apr 09, 2014 - #quote #food #recipe #grilling #smoking #blog_jr
Facebook might experiment with anonymity
- Seems like an odd philosophical choice, but as a publicly-traded company, it might be a practical business decision.
Randi Zuckerberg said back in July 2011 when she worked at Facebook:
"I think anonymity on the Internet has to go away. People b...
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- Apr 04, 2014 - #socialmedia #business #anonymity #quote #blog_jr