I can’t keep all my old t-shirts forever, so I take a photo of myself in them before passing them on. Here’s one from the first Rails Conf in 2006.

She’s 100% sweet and totally irresistable. Where do I sign!?

I’ve switched back to Blot’s “Console” theme for baty.blog. My thinking is that this better reflects its more technical bent, now that I’m posting non-tech things over at copingmechanism.com. baty.blog

A friend is fostering a 3-year-old Burnese/Border Collie mix rescued from some amateur puppy mill. She’s coming to hang out with us for the weekend (the dog, not the friend). If all goes well, we may ask to adopt her.

I just called a local independent book store and they were very sweet and helpful and are going to order a few new books for me. I’ll be able to pick them up in 3-5 days. This is how I should buy all my books.

I need to remove two or more of these from my daily toolbox: TheBrain, DEVONthink, Tinderbox, Evernote, Emacs. Using all of them is unsustainable and exhausting.

Using Apple Pay on websites fails for me as often as it works. “Can’t find Apple Watch” or some other error. Today it tried verifying via my phone, said “Done!” but the order was never created. Just me?

When asked, “Should this element be animated?” my default answer is always “No!” It is almost always the correct answer.

Netflix Saves Our Kids From Up To 400 Hours of Commercials a Year. One could probably question the actual numbers, but regardless, it’s a lot. localbabysitter.com/netflix-sa

Oh never mind. Micro.blog's magic failed anyway.

`twtxt follow jbaty tilde.club/~jbaty/twtxt.txt`

Remember, you can always follow me with twtxt.readthedocs.io/en/latest using…

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