Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder
Hi, reader. I wrote this in 2011 and it's now more than five years old. So it may be very out of date; the world, and I, have changed a lot since I wrote it! I'm keeping this up for historical archive purposes, but the me of today may 100% disagree with what I said then. I rarely edit posts after publishing them, but if I do, I usually leave a note in italics to mark the edit and the reason. If this post is particularly offensive or breaches someone's privacy, please contact me.
Oh, one more thing -- Leonard & I distilled my ten best microblog entries from 2011:
#captions error on TV yesterday: "We hold these trouts to be self evident"
You know that moment when you see a bright flash from the window through closed eyes, and know it's probably not a nuke, but still?
Procrustes was just Goldilocks with power.
Being a workaholic who works from home is like ... hmm, all these analogies are offensive.
"We have found that people of talent, ambition and accountability tend to stick together" - truth from http://amymlitt.com/who-we-are/
PLEASE CLIP YOUR NAMEBADGE FACING OUT. A personal appeal from Sumana Harihareswara of the Wikimedia Foundation. #wikimania
"Breaking Bad" in our house has been termed "the Arrested Development of despair," "evil Good Eats," & "Meth Mr. Wizard"
on getting lunch: "The thing about fixing your hunger is, it doesn't scale." "Depends how you fix it!" "I'll plant some corn." #osb11
Joke of the day: Who's Treebeard's favorite philosopher? Hume!
"Enjoy responsibly" is actually very difficult advice to take.