Experimental, impressionistic sub-paragraph tumblin' (think obstsalat)


On the telephone, I can have an important business conversation in my underwear (or worse). If I do this with video, I’m into a whole new business ;-) — Jim Van Meggelen,


For God wrote in Lisp code
When he filled the leaves with green.
The fractal flowers and recursive roots:
The most lovely hack I’ve seen.
— Bob Kanefsky, Eternal Flame

habemus papam
18:48 <lampo> He's OUT!
18:48 <ThreeDayMonk> what, the first gay Pope too?
18:49 <chris2> LOL
18:23 <slyphon> jaska: in my hometown most of the bells are recorded and played over loudspeakers
18:23 <slyphon> it's really freakin' lame
18:23 <vruz> what did you expect ? a SMS message from the Vatican ?
18:24 <chris2> vruz: i expected the priest go to his shell, tune up and echo -e '\a\a\a'
More White Smoke
17:52 <lampo> white smoke!
17:52 <chris2> lampo: no kiddin?
17:53 <lampo> CNN is waiting for bells to ring to confirm
17:53 <bronson> hopefully the Vatican isn't just on fire…
17:42 <chris2> omg. the end is near.
17:43 <chris2> now flash ads start to ask you for your connection speed

Joe Christ worked on the weekends
And on the major holidays, you bet
You know he would have tended bar on Christmas
If Christmas had been invented yet
— Dan Bern, The Dispassion of Joe Christ

The sad thing about this year’s International Obfuscated Ruby Code Contest is that there were more sponsors than there were contestants. — Why The Lucky Stiff