2020-06-22: Ugh, the iOS-ification is fugly too. 🥴 //@patrickrhone

2020-06-08: Just got a call back from the office of the Manhattan Borough President. The woman I talked to …

2020-06-04: .@joshua I’ve taken the liberty to present Apple’s probable response to your …

2020-06-04: I’ve cobbled together a response to the “few bad apples” argument: “It’s hard to be a good apple in …

2020-06-04: Fifty people showed up for a protest in Stockbridge, MA last night. We might be winning this. 🙏

2020-06-02: Last time there was a curfew in NYC: 1943, to stop protests after a white police officer shot a …

2020-05-30: Police forced protesters off the sidewalks and then threatened them with arrest for being in the …

2020-05-28: Well, looks like the PA Republican Party finally did it—bipartisanship died today*. But what’s …

2020-05-19: Upgrading to Mojave—living on the well-worn and smooth edge!

2020-05-14: Reading how vigorous indoor speaking is one of the most effective ways of transmitting the virus has …

2020-05-14: Listening to the Ezra Klein podcast and he may have just said he wrote his book in Pages! 🤯

2020-05-08: Day 5.1 of Quotations Micro Sprint 💬: Go straight to hell with your rebel yell We are the boys of …

2020-05-08: Day 5 of Quotations Micro Sprint 💬: Just think for a minute about the breathtaking reversal of …

2020-05-07: What is this obsession with “thanking” New Yorkers by buzzing the city with planes?! I know what …

2020-05-07: NSFW: Day 4 of Quotations Micro Sprint 💬 Day 4 of Quotations Micro Sprint 💬: Well… If you’re not sure it’s not rape, …

2020-05-06: Day 3 of Quotations Micro Sprint 💬: The bloodless gash between her legs had already marked her …

2020-05-05: Day 2 of Quotations Micro Sprint 💬: …ask any imperialist. It’s best to speak softly and carry …

2020-05-04: Billions has some serious sucker punches: I’m glad it works for you. But for us, it’s a deal …

2020-05-04: Day 1 of Quotations Micro Sprint 💬: “o te chingas o te jodes” From La ley de Herodes.

2020-05-01: Watching a show and one character has another take a bite of his pizza. My immediate reaction: “No! …

2020-04-29: A friend just started her first comp sci class. I shared my headlamp repo with her and was amazed …

2020-04-29: Ye gods, I’m especially missing physical touch tonight. 😓

2020-04-28: Breathing through a mask while walking briskly is no fun. Leaves me out of breath. 😣

2020-04-21: It’s “raining” slush. 😪

2020-04-21: Hmmm, I think I’m going to put Groundhog Day on top of the movies queue. 🤔

2020-04-20: What does oil costing –$2.00 even mean? Are buyers really be paid to take it off the sellers’ hands?

2020-04-11: Allergies royally suck right now. I’m blowing my nose and washing my hands every five minutes. 🤧

2020-04-10: The Haggadah Speaks of Four Kinds of People Who Use Zoom Don’t know the providence of this story, but it’s amazing! The Haggadah Speaks of Four Kinds of …

2020-03-27: If Trump is re-elected because of his performance during the pandemic, I might break my dining table …

2020-03-26: So excited! 📺🍿

2020-03-26: So, I stepped outside to walk back to my apartment and my allergies immediately went nuts. Super …

2020-03-24: Nothing like a fire alarm to jerk one out of a virtual Meeting for Worship! 🤦‍♂️🚨

2020-03-22: The Naked Gun has us all set for intimacy in the age of social distancing. (Content warning: Link is …

2020-03-18: Kevin Drum keeps talking about the need to means test any checks the government sends out. The …

2020-03-18: Facebook’s current killer feature for me: a friend posting multiple videos of his corgis per day! …

2020-03-17: I’m breaking @macgenie’s new rule, but Cuomo’s presser today, especially the last 8 minutes has …

2020-03-16: Given my struggles with self-isolation, it’s hard to avoid isolating too much when the entire world …

2020-03-12: With interests rates as low as they are, I the US federal government should just borrow a few …

2020-03-11: I’m behind on this one, but just finished the sixth episode of Watchmen and woah. That show really …

2020-03-10: I’m really worried about my mother—she’s over 70, living in NYC, and has air travel planned for next …

2020-03-07: Just saw Emma and it was lovely. 🎥

2020-03-05: I posted about a personal dilemma on Facebook this afternoon and got some really good advice. 🤯

2020-03-01: I am perhaps overly proud of my achievement. 😁📸

2020-02-28: One upside of Facebook: looking at friends’ posts has convinced me to canvas for Warren this …

2020-02-28: What more should Warren do? The letter only asks for Warren to make those three statements. It doesn’t mention any actions she …

2020-02-26: So what’s the over/under on MacBook keyboard photos today? 😉

2020-02-25: For folks who were interested in the headlamps and tortoise show, there’s now a trailer from the …

2020-02-16: Half way to the shiny, shiny photoblogging pin! 🤞🎖

2020-02-15: July could end up being very interesting this year.

2020-02-15: Tip: If you go to the National Museum of African American History and Culture, plan to spend the …

2020-02-14: On the Acela. Zoom, zoom. 🚂

2020-02-14: On my way to DC. 🚂

2020-02-13: Another show, another run in with an old friend! :)

2020-02-10: Mmmmmm, seat by fire on a chilly winter day. 🔥🌬🔥

2020-02-07: This is completely fine. Nothing at all to worry about. 🔥🌎🔥

2020-02-07: Because I adore being contrary, I just spent far too long to discover that Sawtooth Mustard Greens …

2020-02-07: Listening to Frederick Douglass’s My Bondage and My Freedom. Amazing, but, oof, there’s only so much …

2020-02-06: I’ve never been a fan of Romney and I have no doubt that I will disagree with him strongly in …

2020-02-06: Totally unsupported hot take on the Dem primaries: No one wins a majority of delegates but someone …

2020-02-06: To all twitterers talking up a conspiracy in Iowa, I would like to quote the great Will Rogers: I …

2020-02-03: Does Penn Station need more than two tunnels? Opinions differ. 📛🚂📛

2020-02-01: House is open for night two! The e. coli had a good warm up!

2020-01-31: A professor who came to tonight’s show is requiring his students to come tomorrow night. 🤓

2020-01-31: Another openin’ of another show! With bacteria and flies!

2020-01-31: This week I’ve been the production manager, company manager, lighting designer, rudimentary sound …

2020-01-26: Just arrived at my AirBnB for the week and three puppers were there to greet me! 🐶🐶🐶

2020-01-26: On my way to Philly to make theater with E. coli & Drosophila melanogaster! 🚂🤓🔬

2020-01-25: I’m just going to leave this very NSFW song out there for all the Picard fans. 😁🖖 //@yorrike

2020-01-23: For all the folks who were interested, here are some photos from my headlamp & tortoise …

2020-01-23: Drafting, drafting, drafting. weeeeeeee! 🤪🤓

2020-01-21: Hot plans for my birthday—an all night drafting extravaganza! 🥴

2020-01-16: Sleep, sleep, sleep, sleep. Oh where have you disappeared to? 💤💤💤

2020-01-14: It’za tortoise! For those of you who have been waiting for photos of my mad project. :) …

2020-01-10: Show’s going up tonight! 🐢🐢🐢

2020-01-07: Less than 36 hours ago I was on the Maple Leaf headed upstate. Now about to get on the Adirondack …

2020-01-06: On the rails again… 🎼🚂

2020-01-05: One hundred headlamps in the box; one hundred headlamps for the show. Take one out, tape it around: …

2020-01-02: Last Night: 🚂 to Hudson. This Afternoon:🚂 to NY Penn. This Evening: 🚂 to Hudson. Tomorrow Afternoon: …

2019-12-29: Time to dream of wiring circuit boards. 😴

2019-12-27: Preparing for a soldering party tomorrow! 🤓

2019-12-27: Go Empire Service for arriving early! 🚂

2019-12-27: Coffee, coffee, coffee, what would I do without you? ☕️

2019-12-25: Brain no work. 😑

2019-12-21: Training it down to Philly! 🚂

2019-12-21: Home sweet, nyc. I wonder if I’ll run into Coffee Rat? 🗽☕️🐀

2019-12-20: It is cold up in the Berkshires. 🥶

2019-12-14: Tortoise Update: After a “run-thru”, the headlamps seem to have enough battery life for two …

2019-12-13: It seems I’m getting marginally less bad at soldering. 🤓

2019-12-01: Microblogvember Day 30: It’s infuriating, depressing, scary that we have further to go to …

2019-11-30: I also found the play even more powerful than I did at NYTW. Not sure if it was because I knew what …

2019-11-30: So I went to see Slave Play tonight and, during the talk after, a white woman got up—without being …

2019-11-29: Microblogvember Day 29: “The Fantastic Mr. Fox” may be my favorite Wes Anderson film. 🤔

2019-11-28: Speaking of css, it’s amazing what’s possible. 🤯 //@cn

2019-11-28: Microblogvember Day 28: So what is everyone’s favorite css property? 🙃

2019-11-27: Microblogvember Day 27: I’m thankful (a day early) for the rich community here on Micro.blog. …

2019-11-26: Microblogvember Day 26: Activating the @macgenie signal! Today and tomorrow’s words …

2019-11-25: Microblogvember Day 25: I’m feeling somewhat secure at having caught up and at least not going …

2019-11-25: Microblogvember Day 24: Eek, I’m a couple days behind! Hopefully I’m in good company.

2019-11-25: Learning soldering and C++ over the weekend has fried my brain just a tad. 🧠🍳

2019-11-25: My iPad’s software keyboard is a mess. Wonder if it’s a bug or if it’s a hardware problem. 😬

2019-11-24: The Yout These Days, A Play in One Act. Scene: A Suburban Hardware Store Me: I’m looking for …

2019-11-23: Microblogvember Day 23: So much woe on figuring out how to use woebegone.

2019-11-22: I’m definitely in a snarky mood at the moment.

2019-11-22: Microblogvember Day 22: Hummmnm: the polite version of my response to hearing the part was backed …

2019-11-21: Microblogvember Day 21: My brain feels pretty hollow after long days of emotional and intellectual …

2019-11-20: Microblogvember Day 20: The hare might come in first, but the tortoise enjoys her journey to second …

2019-11-19: Microblogvember Day 19: What does it say that I’m already ready for winter to abate and May to …

2019-11-18: Microblogvember Day 18: If I build a wireless headlamp, I’ll be able to black out the …

2019-11-17: Microblogvember Day 17: Such a superb acorn!

2019-11-16: Microblogvember Day 16: The tiny processor board I’m using to make some wireless headlamps is …

2019-11-16: I’m murky about how the law works. If you are poor and miss a hearing over medical debts …

2019-11-15: Microblogvember Day 14: Getting today’s post in the neck of time! 🤪

2019-11-13: Microblogvember Day 13: Would you rather be a cane or an able? 🙃

2019-11-12: Microblogvember Day 12: Anyone else in the mood for a stay- cation?

2019-11-11: Microblogvember Day 11: Backblaze tip for external drives: just touch a file. 🤓

2019-11-10: Microblogvember Day 10: In Spaaaaaaace!

2019-11-09: Microblogvember Day 9: Brrrrrrrr. I do not like the cold.

2019-11-08: Microblogvember Day 8: This otter is a star!

2019-11-07: //@johnphilpin Amatuer. 🤪

2019-11-07: Microblogvember Day 7: This bunny is anything but frightening. //@hollyhoneychurch

2019-11-06: Microblogvember Day 6: I’m perhaps overly proud of my Inktober stick figure drawings. 🤫

2019-11-05: Microblogvember Day 5: Street Road has gotta be a confusing address. 🙃

2019-11-04: Microblogvember Day 4: I’d rather write a modal post than a mean one. 🤓

2019-11-02: Microblogvember Day 2: I forgot to mark the start of the month and now I have lost the key to the …

2019-10-31: The local towns postponed Halloween because of the rain. I never realized that was a possible thing. …

2019-10-31: I feel very fortunate that when I go home for Thanksgiving the couple family Republicans will be …

2019-10-31: I’ve been herding so many cats* over the past several days! 🐈🙇🏻‍♂️ * ie theater artists

2019-10-22: If you like space opera and comedy, Schlock Mercenary is the best comic out there. Twenty years, …

2019-10-14: Happy Indigenous Peoples Day!

2019-10-14: A sunny day in Washington Square. 🌞🗽

2019-10-03: Took a nice walk today and passed two couples looking for the local gardens. The Americans were …

2019-10-03: Maybe I can distract myself with inktober and trying to sketch some guinea pigs for @macgenie… 🤔

2019-10-03: Tapering down on one of my meds and the feelings/anxiety is not fun at all. 🥴

2019-09-17: World Crisis: How is there not a refrigerator emoji?! 😱

2019-09-13: The train might add 90 minutes to the trip, but it subtracts three hours and ten minutes from the …

2019-09-13: Train travel is so lovely. Especially when Amtrak runs early (!) and I make a tight connection at …

2019-08-12: Just spent of a ton of “productive” time writing an applescript to {sleep my laptop} ⇔ …

2019-08-12: Hey, @simonwoods, how are you feeling? Seemed like you were stressed last night. Light & love. …

2019-08-12: Ye gods, Pages on iOS crashes constantly when using annotations. 😠

2019-08-09: //@manton @danielpunkass I just started last week’s CoreInt; you may have gotten around to this …

2019-08-09: //@hollyhoneychurch Have you ever met a bodega catto? 😸

2019-08-08: What happens if Beijing cracks down and people keep protesting? The lawyers are out in the streets. …

2019-08-07: I rarely plug apps, but I wanted to say that iMazing is excellent*. Makes full backups of any iOS …

2019-08-06: Shipped a collaborator’s hard drive off to a data rescue service. It’s got a ton of video footage …

2019-07-30: Just started Max Gladstone’s Empress Of Forever. He’s just as amazingly inventive with space opera …

2019-07-17: My niece just texted me that she and her boyfriend are having a great time at the restaurant I …

2019-07-17: I’m too lazy to cook or to drive somewhere for food. Missing NYC & Seamless. 🙃

2019-07-17: I’m too lazy to cook or drive somewhere for food. Missing Seamless!

2019-07-17: For folks running the iOS beta: is the otter emoji coming this fall? 🤞

2019-07-17: I really need to practice score reading, but I really want to take a nap. Should I embrace my …

2019-07-17: Started reading Synthetic: How Life Got Made by Sophia Roosth. Even a few pages in, it’s super …

2019-07-17: The heavens have opened up. Made it inside with bare minutes to spare! ⛈

2019-07-16: Mute again this morning. 😕

2019-07-15: My mom is taking my niece to What the Constitution Means to Me next week. So excited to hear what …

2019-07-12: I can speak again! Woot, Woot!

2019-07-12: Weeeee, went mute in therapy again! Brains are so weird! 🤯

2019-07-12: 👍 to @gruber’s call here. The Valley’s “Move Fast & Break Things” ethos …

2019-07-11: Wow, this is actually happening. A play that dives into American sex/kink/racism is not what I …

2019-07-09: Hmmmm, I love how light my MacBook is. Now that Apple has gotten rid of it, I wonder if I should buy …

2019-07-08: Calgary => Newark: ~5 hours. Newark => Manhattan: ~2 hours. Home, Sweet Home! 🗽

2019-07-07: USA! USA! USA! 🇺🇸⚽️

2019-07-07: Kimchi Cuddles’ Kitty Alignment Matrix! //@hollyhoneychurch 🐈

2019-07-06: Oh Canada. Land of elk trimming your front yard.

2019-07-04: Now any time I see a cat in a Marvel film, my immediate thought is: “I wonder if the kitty is …

2019-07-04: Got a $5 ticket to see Spider-Man. Prices in the Berkshires are slightly different than NYC. 🙃

2019-07-02: For international sports, the networks should just replace every announcer with Leslie Jones. …

2019-07-02: It feels good to be able to unambiguously cheer on an American trolling Europeans. ⚽️ Aaaaand to …

2019-07-01: I rarely plug fundraisers on here, but I love Rachel Lark’s music and if her Patreon gets to …

2019-06-29: Weather Underground seems a little confused about today’s weather in NYC. 🥵🥵🥵

2019-06-21: Sun coming out in NYC! ☀️🗽☀️

2019-06-19: Finally upgrading my laptop to Mojave. From El Cap. You know, to see if they have all the bugs …

2019-06-18: Privacy…I inquired about an Airbnb asking about security cameras, particularly in the bedroom. …

2019-05-09: Well, seems like I can speak again. What a weird day.

2019-05-09: So I've gone mute and it's super weird. So human brains are constantly surprising. I had a massive shift during therapy today and a side …

2019-04-30: @johnphilpin Any thoughts about what’s happening in Venezuela?

2019-04-27: Winer really should stop talking about privilege. How much did a computer cost in 1997? Might having …

2019-04-25: Booked my ticket from Albany to LA. I’ll end up with enough points to get super elite status. 🙃 …

2019-04-24: So am I completely bonkers for considering taking a train to LA for a gig instead of flying out? …

2019-04-24: I’ve been using the Luna dongle and my 12.9” iPad as a second monitor while drafting …

2019-04-23: Drafting Time! And you know what that means: late aughts girl pop! 🎤

2019-04-05: Do you know what I don’t want Gas Station TV? “A new and exciting experience every time I pump.” How …

2019-04-05: Speaking of British politics, @johnphilpin, I particularly enjoyed the juxtaposition of these …

2019-04-04: Après nous*, le déluge * Who would have guessed that Madame de Pompadour predicted May & …

2019-04-03: So is May’s offer to Corbyn actually a strategy to get Labour to emulate the Tories’ …

2019-03-29: Parchment paper: good for baking and for lighting trolly tunnels! 💡🎻

2019-02-25: Tala Manassah​​ speaks Truth: 25 years ago today, an Israeli Jew entered the Tomb of the Patriarchs …

2019-02-25: Which one is not like the other ones? The Visionary Leadership Award honors a leader whose …

2019-02-22: Go MarsEdit! Though the crop is slightly off on my iPhone 8 (lower left corner). /@danielpunkass

2019-02-20: So I just turned down a crazy-fun experimental workshop with Glenn Kotche (Wilco’s drummer), Jon …

2019-02-20: Yay! Got a line on a chicken for Yale. (Brought to you by a journalism fellowship that confused a …

2019-02-12: You know what: instead of talking to my romantic partner, I’m going to get a pair of buttons …

2019-02-09: Next up: Turrell’s Perfectly Clear, 1991.

2019-02-09: Also, there’s something wonderful about an art piece you really can’t photograph. (Hind Sight is a …

2019-02-09: Being a Quaker Lighting Designer, my choice is probably overdetermined. 🙃

2019-02-09: Finally got to see James Turrell’s Hind Sight, 1984 at MassMoCA. Wonderful, but 15 minutes is …

2019-01-30: Did Apple really shut down Facebook’s ability to issue internal builds along with its spyware? If …

2019-01-26: Pelosi has proved her supporters right: she’s a great caucus leader and Speaker.

2019-01-19: Anyone else going to a march today?

2019-01-19: About to head out to the Women’s Unity Rally in Foley Square!

2019-01-17: Rachel Lark is an amazing sex-positive, filthy, badass feminist musician and she’s just …

2019-01-01: I was reminded by @rnv that I haven’t shown my face about for a while. Lots of (good) busy-ness …

2018-11-30: Quote from dinner: “There’s a bottle of super high proof rum in the back of your …

2018-11-29: I need to give Margaret Fell’s “Women’s Speaking Justified, Proved, and …

2018-11-29: Currently reading: bell hooks’s feminism is for everybody. 📚 ps: What’s up with …

2018-11-24: I know everyone knows this, but Hamilton is insanely good. And gorgeous.

2018-11-24: And, while I’ll have to brave Times Square (shudder) this evening; I’ve got a ticket to …

2018-11-24: NYC on the weekend after Thanksgiving is nuts, but stay far enough south and one can find a quiet …

2018-11-23: I’m a day late, but on Thanksgiving I try to honor the worst and best of our country. In …

2018-11-21: Oh, Amtrak. The train from Montréal has broken down and my train is stuck behind it. 🙄

2018-11-21: I’ve seen some news stories warning about Trump shortening Open Enrollment for the ACA. …

2018-11-11: I’ve been listening to a podcast about the Haitian Revolution and I never realized how many …

2018-11-09: Could we send some designers to Florida? They seem to have persistent problems designing ballots: …

2018-11-07: Political Bases and Compromise with @frankm Each party has to pay some attention to their base, …

2018-11-07: The Fight’s Not Over Glory be, we took back the House, but there’s still a long road …

2018-11-06: Sing it, Woody!

2018-11-05: Election Watching Tips for those who won’t be taking several stiff drinks after volunteering …

2018-11-05: If you’re in NYC or will be soon, go see What The Constitution Means to Me! It was just …

2018-11-05: Voting tomorrow? (The only appropriate answers are: “Already have” and “HELL …

2018-11-05: Hey folks from NYC, here’s some info on the confusing ballot questions tomorrow. First is …

2018-11-03: Civilized cities serve brunch until at least 3p on both Saturday and Sunday. How quick one falls …

2018-10-29: Over the past couple days, I posted three times about anti-Palestinian hatred on Facebook. All three …

2018-10-29: Listening to Vox’s The Weeds podcast. The most recent episode is about election security. …

2018-10-28: Also killed today, five Palestinians protesters by the IDF: Ayesh Sha’th, 23, Saeed Abu …

2018-10-27: Oh god. More domestic terrorism. There was a shooting in a Pittsburgh synagogue this morning. 😡😰

2018-10-24: My absentee ballot is in the mail! GOP delenda est.

2018-10-24: Calls today: * Sens. Schumer and Gillibrand—Fuck “Both Sides”, there’s right wing …

2018-10-24: Fuck. My mother’s ok, but they discovered a bomb in her building today. (She lives above the Time …

2018-10-19: I just can’t stop talking about academics and the culture wars with @ayjay: While the form of …

2018-10-18: I can’t shut up about academics and the culture wars with @ayjay: I may be focusing on …

2018-10-18: More on academics and the culture wars with @ayjay: I don’t think Koganzon supports naming the …

2018-10-18: On academics and the culture wars with @ayjay: Koganzon brings up some good points and I want to …

2018-10-17: Though this might be worse:

2018-10-17: The sheer depravity of these maps is beyond words:

2018-10-16: Two books added to the pile: 📚 Nonsense: The Power of Not Knowing, by Jamie Holmes. “If there’s any …

2018-10-16: More on politics with @ablaze: Ah. It’s not really clear in your piece about what “small …

2018-10-16: Politics and Mindfulness with @ablaze: I read your post as saying that many of our political …

2018-10-15: Hey New Yorkers! Schumer has caved again on fast tracking Trump Judges. It’s like he has …

2018-10-13: Feels a little funny to go to a concert and be a person “with the band”. 🙃

2018-10-12: An even more subtle metaphor, @simonwoods.

2018-10-09: Oh Amtrak/NYC. The Spuyten Duyvil Bridge was stuck open and my train was delayed for two and a half …

2018-10-08: A friend called me today after a hard weekend dealing with mansplaining. She said she really …

2018-10-08: We Don’t Teach American History John Gruber on the immigration jail horrors: These conditions …

2018-10-08: Took a look at the XS today and it’s definitely too big for me. My thumb started to ache after …

2018-10-08: Politics with @smokey, @ayjay, @JohnPhilpin: While I do have my biases, I think a big part of the …

2018-10-05: Dear Upstate Traffic Gods, I heartedly repent for You have made Your fury known. I dared to sinfully …

2018-10-03: I find the liberal freak out over the Presidential Alerts to be a bit like the right’s freak …

2018-10-03: So I’m working on learning a skill with an instructor. We’ve started out pretty simple. …

2018-10-03: Artemisia Gentileschi’s Judith Beheading Holofernes seems like an appropriate painting for …

2018-10-02: For NYS Dems, Anna Kaplan is apparently the best bet to flip our state senate (finally!). Her …

2018-09-29: Book Recommedations for @GR36: The following are mostly SF as that’s what I’ve been …

2018-09-27: If Collins, Flake, and Murkowski really are meeting with Manchin, Kavanaugh might actually be sunk. …

2018-09-27: Ignoring everything else, Kavanaugh disqualified himself today by demonstrating an extreme bias …

2018-09-27: So what happens now? Kavanaugh makes it out of committee unless Flake receives a spine transplant …

2018-09-27: A new daily mantra.

2018-09-27: A good book to preorder today: Good and Mad: The Revolutionary Power of Women’s Anger by …

2018-09-27: A Song for Today.

2018-09-27: Re: Leaving Micro.blog with @AndySylvester: Yep, I was a little confused by her point around …

2018-09-27: I am in awe of Professor Ford’s courage. A woman also reminded me that it should not be …

2018-09-26: So before the revelations that good old soccer dad Brett just might have a history of getting blind …

2018-09-26: Remember the Blue Slip! 🔗 Another Dem Senator dreaming about bring the judicial filibuster back. …

2018-09-23: I saw about one-third. I’m exhausted. It closes in a week. Should I come down from Riggs …

2018-09-23: At the Wojnarowicz exhibition. The Plague Years. Abandoned(?) Generation. My country’s… My …

2018-09-23: Just donated to alQaws, a Palestinian grassroots groups working towards LGBTQ justice and providing …

2018-09-22: M.b and Who Owns a Community with @belle & @joshsharp: But open sourcing alone does create a …

2018-09-22: Re: Why M.b with @renevanbelzen & @grayareas: I’m not a programmer either, though I do …

2018-09-22: Re Irony & Failed Blogging with @hutaffe: That’s a really good post. I too have had my hot …

2018-09-22: Not quite sure why I’m so tired. Did toss and turn a bunch last night. Really want a nap but …

2018-09-22: Re: Kavanaugh vs Garland. Kavanaugh: It’s a lifetime appointment. What’s the rush? The …

2018-09-22: Lizzie was ungodly, insanely tense. Sublime cinematography. Just incredible. 🎥

2018-09-21: More on Artists and Facebook with @simonwoods: I didn’t have a decent website until after grad …

2018-09-21: Artists and Facebook with @simonwoods: Most of my friends have websites; though once one’s …

2018-09-20: Fragmentation with @morrick & @pyrmont: I just saw Riccardo Mori’s April post on …

2018-09-19: My brain was going a mile a minute today. I was super productive, but had to keep taking long breaks …

2018-09-18: Having an interesting conversation on Facebook about the intersection of gender identity and gender …

2018-09-18: More on phones and dollars with @nitinkhanna. Nitin Khanna reminded me of how costs add up for …

2018-09-18: More on iPhone pricing with @chet & @macgenie. I think Apple has a lot of responsibilities for …

2018-09-17: Brain is doing better today: got up at a decent hour and ended up getting a fair amount of …

2018-09-17: In NYC? Interested in Brecht, Cocktails, or DNA? I’ve got the show for you! Drinking Brecht …

2018-09-16: Not the best weekend and my ADD has been acting up for several days. Sometimes keeping my brain …

2018-09-14: I’ve been staying away from the NYTimes after their run of “Look at these lovable, down …

2018-09-14: Report: Michael Bloomberg Plans to Run for President in 2020 I think all we liberals in NYS need a …

2018-09-13: Not looking good for Williams and Teachout. 😰

2018-09-13: NYS Results @ 9:50pm Gov: Cuomo @ 64.6% 🤢 Lt. Gov: Jumaane @ 46.5 🤞 AG: Zephyr @ 28.2% 🙏 Senate …

2018-09-13: And the design crush is probably not that inappropriate considering I may be designing a piece for …

2018-09-13: An important contribution to the discourse on bagels and politics:

2018-09-13: Unusual breakfast choices may be surprising, but cinnamon-raisin, cream cheese, and lox are …

2018-09-13: Sometimes a friend posts about a 7 mode of transportation commute and I give thanks to Transit Gods …

2018-09-12: There’s an amazing show at National Sawdust on Saturday night. “Minimalism meets punk …

2018-09-10: A heads up, the link is to a public Facebook post, but I thought people would enjoy photos and video …

2018-09-10: Finished NK Jemisin’s The Obelisk Gate last night. Wow, just wow. It was 1am and I had to stop …

2018-09-06: Late summer deluge in the Berkshires. Glad to be inside! ⛈💨💦

2018-09-06: I love Kimchi Cuddles and Tivka’s comic today was much needed.

2018-09-06: For all its faults, sometimes I go onto Facebook and discover something wonderful. Like a …

2018-09-06: Just noticed one good thing about Twitter’s API changes: I can no longer obsess over likes and …

2018-09-05: In the midst of The Obelisk Gate, the second book of N.K. Jemisin’s Broken Earth Trilogy. No …

2018-09-05: Yet another Israeli assault on Palestinian rights in the Occupied Territories. Disgusting. And …

2018-09-05: Called my NYS Senator, Assemblywoman, and NYC Council Member about this terrible plan by the …

2018-09-05: My jaw wires are off and I’m back on solid food. Oh happy day! 😃

2018-09-02: Ah, a beer in a bar, on a hot Brooklyn day. 🍻

2018-08-22: Berkshires drivers, let’s talk. Not speeding? Tons of speed traps. 5 under? Super annoying, …

2018-07-24: For any NYers or Democrats out there support Blake Morris! He’s running against Simcha Felder …

2018-07-16: I might have supported plastic straw bans in the past, but now with my jaw wired shut, I realize how …

2018-07-11: I somehow lost the reply, but someone had a suggestion for a read-it-later app that just pulled …

2018-07-03: I’ll be in the City this weekend and free Friday night and Saturday. If anyone in interested …

2018-06-30: I have broken down and bought the Kindle edition. But they couldn’t actually make the …

2018-06-30: Have to dive in to make one comment: Reading By Genes Alone and Evolutionary Psychology is …

2018-06-29: I’ve been convinced to take a break from our crazy world. An Internet fast through Monday for …

2018-06-29: I wonder if I should pull back from the news for my own health. I want to be part of the fight. But …

2018-06-29: Anyone know if this would work? If all the Democrats fled to Toronto, would McConnell fly McCain in, …

2018-06-28: So, I think I’ve cracked the Supreme Court Problem. First we get a drawf to craft a gauntlet. …

2018-06-27: No offense, I love book, tech, microblogging technique talk. Everyone’s photos are awesome. …

2018-06-27: And if you’re hoping the Democrats in the Senate can do anything, they have no legal method to …

2018-06-27: Depending on how partisan the Court Republicans are, they could completely prevent a Dem President …

2018-06-27: Hell, this is alarmist, but if we lose Ginsberg, I can imagine Lockner becoming good law again. …

2018-06-27: If you care about reproductive freedom or LGBTQ rights, the best case scenario is that they’ll …

2018-06-27: I know I’m more political than most m.b users, but barely any discussion of Kennedy? Even if …

2018-06-27: Sorry to repeat myself, but we are so very, very, very fucked. Fucked, fucked, fucked, fucked. 🤢

2018-06-27: Fuck you very much, Anthony. Goodbye reproductive and LGBT+ rights. Hello decades of …

2018-06-27: Am I weird for choosing my reading highlight colors for aesthetic reasons? 🖌

2018-06-27: Started Not By Genes Alone. So far a lot of good stuff about the interplay of nature and nurture, …

2018-06-27: When will our Op-Ed writers realize that the Republican Party is just a giant troll machine? 🔗

2018-06-26: So now I actually have a reason to upgrade my iPad to iOS 11. Gotta make @herself a diagram! 🙃

2018-06-26: The Republicans are sacrificing Christians for the Rich!

2018-06-26: Fight isn’t done, folks. Thousands of children, even toddlers, are still being deliberately …

2018-06-26: Ye gods, not only had our government lost many of the children, they, likely deliberately, …

2018-06-25: Came to mind today exactly how much is going on in my personal life. Can’t talk about it …

2018-06-23: If the owner of a 26-seat restaurant could risk her livelihood, why couldn’t more tech writers …

2018-06-23: Got a few responses from the sites whose memberships I canceled the other day. Only one, …

2018-06-23: Also, the space-kitten bigots are about to have a very bad time over at Schlock Mercenary. 😃

2018-06-23: So David Simon is back on Twitter and has some…choice…about the platform.

2018-06-22: OMG @danielpunkass WKWebview sounds like a nightmare. 😱

2018-06-22: Just realized that Castro doesn’t have sync or an iPad app. So checking out Pocket Casts. Yes …

2018-06-22: Trying out Castro now. But stuck on version 2, so no trimming silence. 😭

2018-06-22: Looking forward to iOS 12 and its better performance on old hardware. Maybe I’ll be able to …

2018-06-22: Good News From The Supreme Court?! 🔗 Supreme Court Rules That Police Need a Warrant to Seize Your Cell Phone Location Records—Mother …

2018-06-22: At least Richard Stallman has something on his website. But he advocates supporting the Green Party. …

2018-06-22: Not going to stop using their products (yet), but come on. They didn’t have one person who …

2018-06-22: Disappointed in the larger indie companies too. If Tim Cook could speak out, why not @omni & Ken …

2018-06-22: As for the atp folk, @siracusa mentioned it on Twitter, Marco and Casey had a few links. Nothing on …

2018-06-22: Still can follow @guineapigs without any mixed feelings! And those wheeks are needed in these sad …

2018-06-22: It’s sad because I did enjoy listening and reading those people. But they failed the …

2018-06-22: From my count, Gruber (1 link 😰), Kottke, Dave Winer, and Brianna Woo were the only ones. I’m …

2018-06-22: Massively culling my tech podcasts, feeds, and memberships. After their silence this week, I …

2018-06-22: Listening to A Little Night Music. “The Glamorous Life” might be my current favorite …

2018-06-21: I never thought I’d say this, but we need a vomiting emoji. To express how these articles make …

2018-06-21: The Michigan Department of Civil Rights, an official part of the state government, is reporting some …

2018-06-21: This review almost makes me want to see Jurassic World.

2018-06-21: And Erdoğan too. The election is Sunday and vitally important to prevent him from consolidating even …

2018-06-21: A reminder that the madness is happening around the world.

2018-06-21: For context, a federal judge getting that visibly angry in court just doesn’t happen. We …

2018-06-21: Apparently they’ve lost track of the children. 🔗 I want to vomit, but at least the Federal …

2018-06-21: Howard could not have planned this; he scripts his comics months in advance. But this week has been …

2018-06-20: Oddly enough, stopping by Facebook the past couple days has been somewhat good. Guess I’m …

2018-06-20: Heads up, folks. We’re not out of the woods yet. 🔗 So what will almost inevitably happen is …

2018-06-20: So this happened. For the sake of argument, let’s concede that it’s doxing. Doxing is a …

2018-06-20: Ok, I stayed up way too late again. It’s hard to rest. Everyone in the states, call your …

2018-06-20: I may have posted this already, but here are some things people can do to help fight what’s …

2018-06-20: I’m proud and grateful that @macgenie used her birthday and visibility here to raise money for …

2018-06-20: These are big, powerful, wealthy companies. They can afford to go to the mat to end tender age …

2018-06-20: I’m not saying Microsoft should take Pride off their homepage. Just that they should add …

2018-06-20: I realize there would be downsides. Some customers would turn away, get pissed off that the …

2018-06-20: Microsoft has Pride on their home page. They’ve put a moral and political statements there. Is …

2018-06-20: I mean imagine if Apple placed the ProPublica recording of the crying children above the iPhone X on …

2018-06-20: Not 100% sure why the CEOs speaking out does not feel enough to me. But putting something in …

2018-06-20: Another thought about the tech community speaking out: How many sites and companies blacked out to …

2018-06-20: Once upon a time our government made videos showing the dangers of fascism.

2018-06-19: I just did a massive cull of who I follow on twitter. Only 90 now; we’ll see how it goes as an …

2018-06-19: Senate G.O.P. to Pass Bill Ending Trump Policy on Child Separation Describing a policy to expedite …

2018-06-19: I want to look away but I can’t. I can hardly speak. I’ve known that they were monsters …

2018-06-19: Happy Juneteenth everyone! 🎆🎇🎆

2018-06-18: This might be controversial, but I think pointing out our history of mistreating children is …

2018-06-18: Beyond Comprehension I can’t comprehend our country right now. We have done and continue to do horrible things. The …

2018-06-18: Listen to what our country is doing. I want to vomit.

2018-06-18: Come on Apple- and Tech-Web. I know it’s not your usual beat. But right now we need everyone …

2018-06-18: Here’s the top story on Fox News. Do they have any sense of shame? Any shred of humanity left?

2018-06-18: Here’s the current front page of The New York Times. Clearly elderly trees is the story to …

2018-06-18: The next time any of them speak about unborn children, they should be asked: “Why don’t …

2018-06-18: If they wanted to, Mitch McConnell, Paul Ryan, and the rest of the Congressional Republicans could …

2018-06-18: Sometimes Howard hits in right on the head. The cavalry isn’t coming over the hill. We must be …

2018-06-18: I just spent three hours (starting around 12:30am) writing a blog post. My first serious political …

2018-06-14: Wondering who to link to when talking about books? Amazon is probably the easiest method for people …

2018-06-14: Just started Broad Band—The Untold Story of the Women Who Made the Internet. A few pages in, but …

2018-06-12: Quoting @rosemaryorchard to not forget: You can theoretically see every step as a milestone! 😂😇 …

2018-06-12: 18 years of Schlock Mercenary! 🎉🎉🎉

2018-06-11: For Micro Monday, I heartily recommend @liz. Her recent post about talking at NextDoor is really …

2018-06-11: Hard weekend and hard day, but I made it to the cafe for good coffee and granola. Sadly, I broke my …

2018-06-08: Disobedience I highly recommend it. Tense throughout, but there are no villains. Leilo presents a …

2018-06-08: Maybe I’ll set up El Cap in a VM just to run Safari 11 with Sessions? ☹️

2018-06-08: Receiving a care package of poetry & dark chocolate –> When you know a friend truly …

2018-06-07: Gotta post that photo of the Drainage Ditch!!!!! @manton @danielpunkass 😃

2018-06-07: Oh, @ZephyrTeachout, I’d be interested in supporting your campaign, but I can’t find any …

2018-06-07: An important update to my post on Pinboard and link blogging. @smokey let me know that future …

2018-06-06: I’ve deleted the official iOS Facebook app and started using Friendly for the occasional …

2018-06-06: Anyone install the iOS 12 beta on an iPhone 6? If so, is the phone still useable? :)

2018-06-06: Listened to ATP last night. Apparently the new Finder sidebar allows quick access to AppleScripts! …

2018-06-05: Donate to The Florence Project today. via Tala Manassah

2018-06-05: If you can find the right people, Twitter still can broaden your perspective and educate you. …

2018-06-05: It’s not Micro Monday, but @ayjay’s photos have been a joy today!

2018-06-05: Started listening to The Guinea Pig Wheekly, @macgenie, and was wondering if we could get a time …

2018-06-04: .@cheri I also might be partial to that tactic. 😜

2018-06-04: Looking forward to @manton’s & @danielpunkass’s reflections about WWDC on CoreInt. …

2018-06-04: Micro Monday: I recommend @cheri for lovely photos, love for Seattle, and great posts about the …

2018-06-02: Great Tip for Upgrading the Apple Watch. Bluetooth is the enemy!

2018-06-02: Though maybe I shouldn’t be too hard on myself. Many have be tagmoji. :) 🙃

2018-06-02: I’ve used more emoji during the last several days on Micro.blog than I had in the past ~5 …

2018-06-02: No. 6 Depot will be open until 10pm on Fridays and Saturdays! Woooohoooo! :D

2018-06-01: Wonder if it was the founder speaking out; a Telegram update hit the App Store today.

2018-06-01: I’m liking the old school use of favorites to bookmark messages/conversations/links to go back …

2018-06-01: Didn’t watch the game, but looking at the box score is crazy. LeBron had 51 points in a loss …

2018-05-31: Watched a VHS transfer of Within the Woods last night (the precursor to the Evil Dead franchise). …

2018-05-31: Set up a monthly donation to App Camp for Girls in honor of my great grandmother today. Was about …

2018-05-31: 🚧 Wild Speculation 🚧 If new hardware is announced at the WWDC keynote, I wonder if Apple would …

2018-05-31: There’s also troubleshooting SmugMug’s Lightroom plugin or ChronoSync and S3. But both …

2018-05-31: Hmmm, should I futz about by upgrading my iPad and playing with OmniFocus 3, upgrading my MacBook to …

2018-05-31: Been hanging out at No. 6 Depot for 3 hours now. Love the place. If you’re in Western Mass and …

2018-05-30: Patreon’s mobile site is so slow though. Don’t know if it’s necessary JavaScript …

2018-05-30: Sorry for the spoiler, but I have been Squeeeeing so much over Faybles! Onward to Brelliton!

2018-05-30: I love Bubbles. Questionable Content 3753

2018-05-30: Just read The Last Days of Stalin. Incredible and a great companion to the recent movie. I’ll …

2018-05-25: On GDPR Day, this list of shame is marvelous!

2018-05-24: Inspired by @morrick’s return to the original iPad, I’m in the process of archiving all …

2018-05-23: I was “wondering” why Safari was running slow on my 2015 MacBook. For some reason, it …

2018-05-22: .@wilsongis @manton, correct me if I’m wrong, but photos aren’t supported in replies …

2018-05-22: Hmmm, DiskWarrior still can’t rebuild APFS disks. Maybe I’ll just upgrade to Sierra? …

2018-05-22: Listening to Upgrade 194 and Jason laughs about having an hour for lunch. Having worked in union or …

2018-05-22: Oh, and none of my links are affiliate links. Just posting apps that are interesting to me; not …

2018-05-22: And one can see why I like Rosco’s CTB to Lee’s. ;)

2018-05-22: Gel Swatch Library’s recent updates are pretty cool. It’s not a true substitute for an …

2018-05-22: More Upgrade Indecision And @danielpunkass’s MarsEdit 4 might get me to upgrade from El Cap. Spent about 5 hours last …

2018-05-22: A virtual light lab app! This might actually get me to upgrade to iOS 11. So incredibly cool!

2018-05-22: Speaking of mechanical keyboards, I can’t give up the proper Apple layout. Especially the …

2018-05-22: Going to this concert on Saturday. MassMoCA is such an awesome place!

2018-05-19: Heart stopped for a moment. I recklessly installed a security update without cloning first. Of …

2018-05-19: Very happy with my new profile picture. I uploaded the shark when gravatars were the only option …

2018-05-19: Loving being back in the city for a day, but, man, does walking in the rain in NYC suck!

2018-05-18: .@Aleen :)

2018-05-17: Pretty simple flowchart.

2018-05-16: Wish I could try Icro, but I have heard bad things about iOS 11 on the iPhone 6. :(

2018-05-12: The spectacular power of Big Lens 🔗 The lenses in my glasses – and yours too, most likely – are …

2018-05-12: And Blockquotes?

2018-05-12: Does Markdown work?

2018-05-12: MarsEdit FTW! Though I’m going to have to figure out links later.

2018-05-12: Sorry for the testing. Trying an AppleScript to send Pinboard links.

2018-05-09: Oh Safari. You’re scared of Keyboard Maestro grabbing your URL, but a three line AppleScript …

2018-05-07: I love you PS, but if you’re going to change your name, how ‘bout keeping your easy to remember url …

2018-05-07: One thing Facebook is good for: finding out that the EU may royally screw my profession.

2018-01-28: Just wrote about being kind to oneself in response to Gabe @macdrifter.

2017-12-27: .@colinwalker I like my wallpaper too much to use black for that trick. 🤔

2017-12-25: .@danielpunkass @denny @nitinkhanna Silly @manton and his square photos! In-App Purchase Round 2!

2017-12-15: Rebecca Thompson is doing good work supporting and mentoring women of color who run for office.

2017-12-13: Ironic. Last post didn’t pick up the link to the link blog.

2017-12-13: Thanks to @manton’s help on Slack and my own “foresight”, looks like I’ll be …

2017-12-07: Here’s a lovely cappuccino from @Everyman!

2017-12-05: Sorry for odd order of the last two posts. Pushed a draft of the quote to Wordpress to generate a …

2017-11-12: This response is woefully out of date, but here are some quick thoughts about our abandonment of the …

2017-07-21: Expanded on my thoughts about the Israel Anti-Boycott Act on my blog.

2017-07-18: @macgenie Just found this lying about online.

2017-07-08: Morgenstern’s. 🍦

2017-07-07: How weird is it to have Bruce the Shark as my gravatar? I don’t feel 100% comfortable with my …

2017-06-30: @stumax Sorry for the empty reply. Just getting used to the iOS app. Wanted to post my first photo, …

2017-06-05: @manton What’s the timeline for new invites to the iOS beta? Would love to try it out!

2017-06-01: Ah, it’s just slow. @manton has work to do. ;)

2017-06-01: Well, that post didn’t work. Maybe micro.blog has something again performative essays

2017-06-01: Spending too much time playing around with microblogging when I have a show opening tomorrow. :)

2017-04-25: This isn’t informative. but—just signed up!