March 2018

Buds

Tired: Looking for your glasses when they’re on your head. Wired: looking for your earbuds when they’re in your ears playing a podcast…

This entry was posted on March 29, 2018.

super Es

The guys on the Shoptalk Show podcast just referred to Pounds and Euros as “L”s and “Super E”s and I’m embarrassed at how hard I laughed

This entry was posted on March 28, 2018.

Happy Easter Davie

This entry was posted on March 27, 2018.

C&C

in the new economy, the music factory had to pivot

This entry was posted on March 26, 2018.

Engines of polarization

Niall Ferguson interview promoting a new book, The Square and the Tower . He says online networks are “engines of polarization,” and that…

This entry was posted on March 24, 2018.

Al

… and he only had 3 semesters of Gen Ed at the community college. Kudos, Al. This sort of thing is Mariam’s fault for originally pointing it…

This entry was posted on March 20, 2018.

JSON credentials file

Really wanted to get gatsby-source-google-sheets working on this blog, as part of a workflow to collect social media posts elsewhere and…

This entry was posted on March 20, 2018.

aesthetic

that 80s aesthetic

This entry was posted on March 18, 2018.

3050

This entry was posted on March 18, 2018.

importing and IFTTT

This blog now importing Tumblr posts, through a Rube Goldberg process involving IFTTT stashing Tu posts in a Google Sheet, then Gatsby’s…

This entry was posted on March 17, 2018.

Filth

This entry was posted on March 16, 2018.

Roman a Clef, 'PSBTV'

from the 2015 album Abandonware .

This entry was posted on March 16, 2018.

david gedge quote

If Barry Manilow writes the songs that make the whole world sing, David Gedge pens the songs that make the world drunk dial their ex’s after…

This entry was posted on March 15, 2018.

opening google maps to games

Timely Google Maps news article , given my dumb rambling yesterday.

This entry was posted on March 15, 2018.

Stuffing

This entry was posted on March 14, 2018.

custom RSS details in Gatsby

My file followed the basic pattern present in most/all of the starter examples. It exported basic siteMetadata as follows: However, I…

This entry was posted on March 14, 2018.

I listen to things, 1

Track Changes, 3-13-18 On the most-recent Track Changes, Paul and Rich from Postlight were discussing the ‘old’ web (the document-driven…

This entry was posted on March 13, 2018.

Netlify CMS & gatsby

This just isn’t gonna work. The static nature of the CMS means there’s no way to know what Gatsby’s going to do with the image filenames…

This entry was posted on March 12, 2018.

Intersection Observer

UPDATE (9-28-17): Un-implemented. Performance lousy; polyfill seemed to bork Safari?! Original Post Implemented ‘j’ and ‘k’ shortcuts on the…

This entry was posted on March 09, 2018.

iFrames in markdown

My Gatsby builds started screwing up, giving me console errors — — which is React saying it can’t find a given element. I’d seen the…

This entry was posted on March 09, 2018.

Disqus & Gatsby

UPDATE Don’t use Disqus. Original Post You can find multiple starters that have Disqus already built in, but if you began without it, here’s…

This entry was posted on March 04, 2018.