Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder


03 Oct 2008, 8:59 a.m.

If The Election Debates Were Like High School Debate

On any given day there would be three or four debates Sixteen or more debates would determine the winner, tournament-style You'd see team debate ("Oxford-style") where each ticket found out 90 minutes before the show …

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12 Sep 2008, 14:52 p.m.

Border Patrol On The Shore

A colleague is having a bunch of trouble involving government documents - passport, social security card, driver's license, and recursive dependencies among them. "You sound like Jason Bourne." "I feel like Joseph K."

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10 Sep 2008, 9:21 a.m.

Less Humor Content Than One Chainsawsuit

Upon the suggestion that Leonard's daily Skype status meeting would be mistaken for a radio call-in show: "Hi, I have an '89 Miata and the XML just doesn't work right. I've tried flushing my carburetor …

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27 Aug 2008, 8:57 a.m.


If only Saved By The Bell had produced a Lifetime movie. Maybe once Project Runway moves to Lifetime they'll get rid of Klum and Gunn and replace them with Rosie O'Donnell and Screech.

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25 Aug 2008, 23:11 p.m.

Sarah Haskins

Possibly the best link from The Morning News in the last year was Ms. Gallagher's recommendation of Sarah Haskins's "Target: Women" humor videos. I especially recommend the analytical Chick Flicks, the spot-on absurdist Yogurt, and …

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17 Aug 2008, 21:33 p.m.

Make The Eagle Bigger

You may have heard about information architect Sean Tevis running for state office in Kansas. He worked on the campaign logo himself. If you're looking for silly stories about the campaign trail, there you are. …

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14 Aug 2008, 9:07 a.m.

Screenpay to Screenplay

Last night's dream included a Make/Shawshank Redemption crossover, a visit to Rivka's gigantic historic landmark house (it had Wings), and tomatoes growing near my bed -- providing, as Leonard pointed out later, nightshade. Also invented …

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30 Jul 2008, 8:47 a.m.

Service, Cont.

Jury duty continues. Yesterday I called myself a prude and was called a prune. It all works out.

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04 Jul 2008, 16:08 p.m.

Note To Self

Write web quiz: "Highlander episode title, Star Trek episode title, or both?"

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22 Jun 2008, 22:02 p.m.

The Invalid Coughs Piteously

Am siiiiiiick. Leonard characterizes my amount of whining as "not more than is seemly" and has been providing very homemade chicken noodle soup (seriously, made noodles from scratch and turned a whole dead chicken into …

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