Blog by Sumana Harihareswara, Changeset founder


02 May 2008, 21:00 p.m.

Litmus Quest

"But is it art?" "Well, it must be art, because it has an obnoxious Flash interface."

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01 May 2008, 17:02 p.m.


On a colleague sitting alone in a conference room with low lighting, sternly focused on his laptop screen: "He looks so hard-core in there. Like he's checking checkboxes in a web app to decide who …

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15 Apr 2008, 9:41 a.m.

Quarter-Baked Ideas

Leonard's daily conference call just now sounded like You Look Nice Today. Thus, I thought of an idea for another comedy podcast: a parody of a daily or weekly conference call. Think The Office. Also …

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23 Mar 2008, 20:30 p.m.

Who's Afraid of Castle Wolfenstein?

Zack and Pam stayed with us for a few days just now. I was mentioning something that Leonard's not great at -- boring repetitive tasks, or something. Leonard (entering): Wait, what's my alleged flaw? Sumana: …

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19 Mar 2008, 12:51 p.m.

Said At Work

"So it turns out I coulda bought Bear Stearns."

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11 Mar 2008, 10:28 a.m.

Olfactory Equity

Today I splashed a little of Leonard's aftershave on my wrist so I can sniff it and think of him. He warned me that I might seem mannish! I replied, "So what? I'll get a …

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28 Feb 2008, 12:36 p.m.


What a difference between "Mike can probably do this today" and "Mike can probably do this toady."

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10 Feb 2008, 14:39 p.m.


Last night was the last weekly Slightly Known People show at Rififi in the Village. They performed some of their best skits, other sketch comedians and groups did bits, and we all sang together at …

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08 Feb 2008, 16:50 p.m.

From Work Today

After a very long conference call: "I've lost some acuity. I'm not the same person you hired....That experience was like the opposite of meditation." "Crazy Bread. So 'crazy' means 'has cheese in it'?..." "Emotionally Disturbed …

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27 Jan 2008, 7:15 a.m.

Hoodies Are Enough to Justify ASBOs, Right?

Walking back from dinner, passing the park benches. "Oh good, the ne'er-do-wells are gone." "There's a couple of guys there." "Yes, but they're wearing baseball caps, not hoodies." "You're wearing a hood!" "I'm wearing a …

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