Browsing Archive: March, 2014

Not meant to be reached

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 31, 2014, In : Philosophy 
A goal is not always meant to be reached. It often serves simply as something to aim at.
-- Bruce Lee

Website 4 the day:
Smart tags show if food spoiled:
http://www.cbsnews.com/news/smart-tags-change-color-when-food-gets-spoiled/

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Dad was stealing

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 30, 2014, In : Humor 
I never wanted to believe that my Dad was stealing from his job as a road worker. But when I got home, all the signs were there.

Website 4 the day:
Pong traffic light button:
http://www.gtack.com/p.php?p=un0vla8n

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All wrapped up

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 28, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Being all wrapped up in yourself makes you a very small package.
-- Alford Frost

Website 4 the day:
Size of the sex economy:
http://www.urban.org/publications/413047.html

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Making a choice

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 27, 2014, In : Philosophy 
When you have to make a choice and don't make it, that is in itself a choice.
-- William James

Website 4 the day:
Watch restricted web content:
http://proxmate.dave.cx/

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If you wait

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 27, 2014, In : Philosophy 
If you wait, all that happens is you get older.
-- Larry McMurtry

Website 4 the day:
History of math:
http://www.storyofmathematics.com/story.html

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Small minds

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 26, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Small minds create big problems.
-- Michael Travis

Website 4 the day:
Dice and splice Youtube videos:
http://www.stepup.io/

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Never wanted to be famous

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 24, 2014, In : Philosophy 
I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great.
-- Ray Charles

Website 4 the day:
Free Getty images for social media:
http://www.gettyimages.co.uk/Creative/Frontdoor/embed

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Wars started by lies

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 24, 2014, In : Philosophy 
If wars can be started by lies, they can be stopped by truth.
-- Julian Assange

Website 4 the day:
Video game teaches coding:
https://sites.google.com/a/eng.ucsd.edu/codespells/

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Ghosts

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 23, 2014, In : Humor 
Sunday is PUNday: 
Ghosts are merely unsubstantiated roomers. 
Website 4 the day:
Include yourself in group photos: 
http://groopic.com/

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Cult of ignorance

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 21, 2014, In : Philosophy 
There is a cult of ignorance in the United States, and there always has been. The strain of anti-intellectualism has been a constant thread winding its way through our political and cultural life, nurtured by the false notion that democracy means that 'my ignorance is just as good as your knowledge.'"
-- Isaac Asimonv

Website 4 the day:
Windows XP support ending, learn Linux now for free:
https://www.edx.org/course/linuxfoundationx/linuxfoundationx-lfs101x-introduction-1621

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Opportunity doesn't knock

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 21, 2014, In : Philosophy 
If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door.
-- Milton Berle

Website 4 the day:
Tiny handcuff key:
http://tihk.co/

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A self-referential truth

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 19, 2014, In : Philosophy 
All great truth begin as blasphemies.
-- George Bernard Shaw

Website 4 the day:
Cool hacks and mods:
http://hacknmod.com/

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Praying for an easy life

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Do not pray for an easy life, pray for the strength to endure a difficult one.
-- Bruce Lee

Website 4 the day:
Stop mail catalogs:
https://www.catalogchoice.org/

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Doing nothing

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 18, 2014, In : Philosophy 
There is no fun in doing nothing when you have nothing to do.
-- Jerome K. Jerome

Website 4 the day:
Obscenely long URL maker:
http://www.longurlmaker.com/

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Software bugs

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 17, 2014, In : Philosophy 
If debugging is the process of removing software bugs, then programming must be the process of putting them in.
-- Edsger Dijkstra

Website 4 the day:
15 minutes of fiction a day:
https://dailylit.com/

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Reading & sunbathing

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 16, 2014, In : Humor 
Reading while sunbathing makes you well-red.

Website 4 the day:
Bad Project (Lady Gaga parody):
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Fl4L4M8m4d0

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Programmer troubles

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 14, 2014, In : Philosophy 
The trouble with programmers is that you can never tell what a programmer is doing until it’s too late.
-- Seymour Cray

Website 4 the day:
Send anonymous poop (3 varieties!):
http://poopsenders.com/

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Kinds of programming languages

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 13, 2014, In : Humor 
There are only two kinds of programming languages: those people always bitch about and those nobody uses.
-- Bjarne Stroustrup

Website 4 the day:
Inflatable turkey:
http://www.amazon.com/Accoutrements-11940-Inflatable-Turkey/dp/B002K51IQI

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A good programmer

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 13, 2014, In : Philosophy 
A good programmer is someone who always looks both ways before crossing a one-way street.
-- Doug Linder

Website 4 the day:
Invisible driver prank:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xVrJ8DxECbg

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Crappy software

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, In : Philosophy 
One man’s crappy software is another man’s full time job.
-- Jessica Gaston

Website 4 the day:
Google Glass date:
http://www.stumbleupon.com/su/video/1iFVMF

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Writing error-free programs

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 11, 2014, In : Humor 
There are two ways to write error-free programs; only the third one works.
-- Alan J. Perlis

Website 4 the day:
Endless energy source:
http://www.vid4fun.com/Funny/189/endless-source-of-energy.html

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Reusable software

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 10, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Before software can be reusable it first has to be usable.
-- Ralph Johnson

Website 4 the day:
What if animals were round?
http://www.whenyourebored.com/videos/what-if-animals-were-round_4.html

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Root beer

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 9, 2014, In : Humor 
I poured root beer into a square cup. Now I just have beer.

Website 4 the day:
Let knowledge flow:
https://gibbon.co

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Some women

Posted by Ira Chayut on Saturday, March 8, 2014, In : Humor 
The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing - and then marry him.”
― Cher

Website 4 the day:
Get answers from local businesses:
http://talkto.com/

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A dangerous place

Posted by Ira Chayut on Friday, March 7, 2014, In : Philosophy 
A desk is a dangerous place from which to view the world.
― John le Carré

Website 4 the day:
Improve your writing:
http://www.expresso-app.org/

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How rare is insanity?

Posted by Ira Chayut on Thursday, March 6, 2014, In : Philosophy 
In individuals, insanity is rare; but in groups, parties, nations and epochs, it is the rule.
― Friedrich Nietzsche

Website 4 the day:
Random website:
http://www.randomwebsite.com/cgi-bin/random.pl

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Simply morality

Posted by Ira Chayut on Wednesday, March 5, 2014, In : Philosophy 
Morality is simply the attitude we adopt towards people we personally dislike.
― Oscar Wilde 

Website 4 the day:
Check your browser: 
https://browsercheck.qualys.com/

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Looking for a blessing

Posted by Ira Chayut on Tuesday, March 4, 2014, In : Humor 
What I am looking for is a blessing not in disguise.
-- Jerome K. Jerome

Website 4 the day:
Transcribe audio/video files:
http://otranscribe.com/

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Never started

Posted by Ira Chayut on Monday, March 3, 2014, In : Philosophy 
It's the job that's never started as takes longest to finish.
- J.R.R. Tolkien

Website 4 the day:
Keep windows on top:


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Parking space sign

Posted by Ira Chayut on Sunday, March 2, 2014, In : Humor 
Sign by parking space: "Witches' parking only. All others will be toad."

Website 4 the day:
Rhyming dictionary and verse editor:
http://www.tucows.com/preview/511127/McGill-Rhyming-Dictionary--VersePerfect

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