May 2005

What smart CEOs are doing

From Rafe Needleman: I keep a small blog, rafeneedleman.com. By small, I mean it doesn’t get a lot of traffic. Yet nearly every time I mention a startup company in it, I quickly get an e-mail from the CEO regarding the post. How is it possible that...

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Bloggity blog in Blogginois

Zorn asks, and I deliver. The object of his blogging (and therefore indirectly my blogging), is Barabara’s blogging about Eric’s blogging: [Reading Zorn] can suck away your time, though, so watch out if you are on the clock at work and start reading Zorn. You mean I...

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TPMCafe launches

It was great fun catching up with Josh Marshall a couple weeks back in NYC; we’ve known each other for nearly ten years and over the past five years or so it’s really been incredible to watch his career trajectory. Couldn’t happen to a nicer guy. Anyway,...

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Naperville home for sale

Friends of mine are (unfortunately) moving from Naperville, and have just put their house on the market. If you’re looking for a home in Naperville, you ought to give their house a look. It’s a 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath home with lots of recent work done, a...

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Backpack update

Happened upon a great deal downtown this weekend for the Victorinox backpack I mentioned a few days ago. I was also looking at the Tumi Bethune laptop which just wasn’t quite as roomy as the Victorinox. Best of all, Kaehler’s had the backpack on sale for almost...

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Upgrade funkiness

I upgraded the back-end of this weblog to Movable Type 3.16 — so far, nothing appears to be misbehaving. I have noticed one of their reported bug-fixes: no more cryptic error messages during site rebuilds! I’d long ago learned to ignore them, but it’s nice to know...

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Diet Coke?

Jake assures me that today’s Tribune has a picture accompanying this story about Joe Trippi’s new venture. In that picture is a curious sight: Joe Trippi holding a diet Coke. Say it ain’t so! What next? He’s secretly working for the GOP?

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Going to Gnomedex

I’m looking forward to going to Gnomedex this year; it’ll be my first time, looks like it’ll be a ton of fun. Fellow Naperville blogger Mike Marusin will be there… who else that swings by here from time to time will be in Seattle next month?

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