dammIT

A rantbox



Wed 31 December 2008

Youth and fireworks

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Is it just me or do those kids have too much to spend on fireworks? Of course they're free to spend their money on whatever they want, but to have more noise and light shows two days before it's actually the end of the year is a bit overdone in …

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Mon 29 December 2008

Same old weblog, different feel

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Fear not, this is still the dammIT you know, except that it looks a bit... new. I felt bored a bit and next thing I knew I had restyled it all ;) Kudos go to Bas for providing really useful feedback on colours, layouts and such and even designing the new …

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Sat 27 December 2008

On `irony'

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

A snippet from #xfce-debian on freenode:

Zhenech | HE: you missed the irony, I meant it as "it is great - you can vote FD" :)
aquatix | s/irony/sarcasm
Zhenech | ok :)
aquatix | lot of people use the word `irony' incorrectly ;)
Zhenech | actually my sister (13) asked me some days ago whats the …

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Wed 24 December 2008

Christmas eve

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

It's about to be the evening before that over-hyped Christmas thing. It might be way commercial nowadays, but it's still a fun time to slow down, enjoy your loved ones and contemplate the upcoming dinner and Life in general. (Like that girl you had a crush on years back, wondered …

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