My Daily Tweets 12-27-2010

  • 00:35:32: “You will take this job of protecting me, I have enemies.” “Non” replied Poirot
  • 00:36:01: 4.5°C in Taipei. Pretty cold, for Taiwan.
  • 00:36:40: My wife has a password problem on her MacBook and I can’t reset it easily. She’ll just have to continue using Photoshop CS4
  • 00:55:34: Wish it was snowing here in Taipei and I didn’t have to go into work tomorrow. I’m teaching 5 hours then I’m writing a few posts.
  • 00:57:24: Murder on the Orient Express is a good little movie. The Poirot stories are one of the most cerebral detective stories around.
  • 01:00:51: RT @claytoncubitt: American health insurance is like a country club, you wouldn’t want to be a member of any one you can afford.
  • 01:05:18: “Put a sewer rat in a suit, and he’s still a sewer rat. He’s just in a suit.” the butler in Murder on the Orient Express.
  • 01:07:28: “They settled his debt with a knife.” The personal secretary or Ratchet, who was murdered on the Orient Express.
  • 01:35:50: RT @parislemon: Flickr Should Have Built Instagram. But They Didn’t. Here’s Why.
  • 03:03:31: From Twitter 12-26-2010:
  • 07:53:02: Selected Quotes From Murder on the Orient Express With Hercule Poirot:
  • 07:57:03: Californication Exile on Main St S04E01 (Showtime):
  • 08:00:26: Californication Suicide Solution S04E02 (Showtime):
  • 20:58:40: Long-ish day. Got to finish a post for Re-Nest before tackling some more work.
  • 20:59:07: RT @kristenlubbe: My bro & fiance are so dumb I can’t even explain why I’ve been standing soaking wet & freezing in a 7-11 for the past …
  • 21:00:03: RT @claytoncubitt: I’m tweeting from inside my tauntaun. #snowpocalypse #nycHoth
  • 21:02:39: @jennymbutler Nikon D700 on a steal or an upcoming D800. I’ve got a D200 and I’m itching to upgrade.
  • 21:02:50: RT @claytoncubitt: Someone’s going to need to come tenderly blow on my testicles so they descend again. #snowpocalypse
  • 21:06:09: Emily Blunt by Paola Kudacki
  • 21:07:08: Patricia van der Vliet by Mariano Vivanco
  • 21:08:33: NSFW RT @voyonsvoir Jani Askevold #Jani #Askevold #NSFW
  • 21:12:21: Camera+ 2 is out for iPhone! @taptaptap is giving out custom TSA #GropeFree Edition iPads each day for 12 days to celebrate
  • 21:13:51: Just cooked some Thai green curry chicken.
  • 21:14:15: I saw Californication on the weekend. I didn’t expect to see Addison Timlin’s tits.
  • 21:15:53: In fact, I didn’t know anything about Addison Timlin. After googling her, looks like she’s some teen actress.
  • 21:17:07: RT @viacomit: ───╔╔╩╩╝────────────❉─ ──▄██▄──░░░░░❉──────── ────████████▄░░──❉──── ──░▐▀▀█▀▀█▀█░░░░░───❉─ ░░░░▀▄▌░▄▌▄▌░❉░░░░░░░░
  • 21:17:10: RT @viacomit: ✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦ ✦╔╗╗╔╔╗░╦╔╗╔╦╗╔╦╗╔╗╔╗✧ ✧║░╠╣╠╩╗║╚╗░║░║║║╠╣╚╗✦ ✦╚╝╝╝╩░╩╚╚╝░╩░╝╝╝╝╩╚╝✧ ✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧✦✧
  • 21:17:43: RT @viacomit: “Obscur conte de fée” Editorial by Raphael Ouellet
  • 21:19:38: This is the wallpaper that I settled on for my MBP 17
  • 21:28:46: The small apps that I use to make OS X behave are RightZoom and lazy mouse.
  • 21:38:43: NSFW
  • 23:00:26: Actually, it wasn’t Lazy Mouse but SteerMouse. SteerMouse snaps the pointer to dialog boxes. RightZoom maximizes windows w green button
  • 23:01:54: Found a reason to switch to Firefox on my Mac. Safari doesn’t remember zoom levels for sites that I visit. That didn’t last long.
  • 23:02:30: just enabled tap to click. WTF was I thinking?
  • 23:02:46: Ah, the trackpad is so much smoother with this.
  • 23:07:49: Anyone except a teenager who tells me that young adult novels are their favorite needs to read more. A lot more.
  • 23:07:57: Heck I read a lot and I still need to read more.
  • 23:15:11: RT @springpad Import your Delicious Bookmarks to Springpad « Springpad Blog
  • 23:16:58: NSFW Michelle Buswell by David Bellemere
  • 23:20:02: RT @glass: I’m 3 years behind on posting favorite photos for the year. I’m determined to catch up:
  • 23:32:15: Olivia Wilde in Flaunt Magazine
  • 23:37:51: It’s the holidays. I got 10 emails today, down from my usual 20-50.
  • 23:43:19: An iPhone Lover’s Take On Windows Phone
  • 23:43:30: “That said, the web browser on Windows Phone is an abomination. It’s hard to describe how bad it is.”
  • 23:44:45: Cuban medics in Haiti put the world to shame – Health News, Health & Families – The Independent
  • 23:51:32: Finished about 20 minutes ago and was reading some interesting articles that I tweeted. Working on two computers now, my MBP 17 and my PC.
  • 23:54:25: My co-teacher is taking the day off and she has to pay her for her sub. The day off is naturally without pay.
  • 23:55:08: Then again, my last day off was in July or so. This year, NYE is on the weekend, so no days off.
  • 23:55:45: None for Christmas either, but at least we get Chinese New Year. It’s either a week or ten days without pay, naturally.
  • 23:56:15: Tomorrow we are going on a field trip. I hope that we come back at 1PM so that I don’t have to work in the afternoon.

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I'm mathematician/IT strategist/blogger from Canada living in Taipei.

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