Slider Test and Throwie Video

Instead of writing up a nice post about the party and showing off my brothers awesome video he cut for the occasion I instead was playing with jQuery. Specificly testing out Ariel Flesler's ScrollTo plugin which I think is pretty...

Throwies Year Two

Two years ago I got a crazy idea. For my twenty third birthday instead of the usual drinking and debauchery we'd do something different. Most of my friends thought I was crazy and it was a stupid idea, but since...

The E-Persons in our lives

Occasionally people come to me and ask about websites. "Francis, I need help on making website." "Well.. what are you up to? " "I have an idea of something I'd like to sell online." Usually it's cookies, sometimes it's t-shirts,...

Travel time to major cities

GEM: The Global Environment Monitoring unit is a European commission that makes up on of six units in IES: The Institute for Environment and Sustainability. The IES is a group of scientists (about 65 according to their about page) that...

Avatar

I've been using this avatar for years. Since early 2001 at the very least. That's as original as I can find it, its a 64x64 px gif that best as I remember came from a PHP-Nuke forum pack. It's been...

1952 vs 1992

I got this in my email today. It blew me away. Compare it to me around that age. My dad looks like a cross between my brother and myself. My grandfather... well he just looks young, and quite happy. This...

Wish List

I can wish =) I also revamped the fluff part on the bottom right. Since I don't buy groceries that often, I thought I'd make the links more clear.

Where are you on the internet?

I've got a nice compact archive for the majority of my writings. Inspired by Steve Yeggie mentioning he found posts of 16 year old him on usenet (his chat here), I decided to look into me. I don't think there...

Full Circle

I'm hesitant to even mention what's going on politically and financially this week so instead I'll leave you with an excerpt from Franklin D. Roosevelt's first inaugural address that he gave March 4th 1933. The emphasis is mine. True they...