dammIT

A rantbox


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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Tue 23 December 2008

And life is better

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

Today I've been thinkering around with the code and layout of this weblog, and eliminated some elements that cause the content to jump around quite a bit. The text should look a lot better aligned this way, easier on the eye and such. Now to actually get text in here …

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Mon 24 November 2008

Working in the mountains

Posted by Michiel Scholten in posts   

This morning while driving to work I went from being snowed upon with sleeth to interestingly clouded skies (picture pink/purple/orange coloured feathered clouds in an almost sunny morning sky; a nice break from the gray). While nearing the city a work in, I noticed a dark gray mass …

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