Archive for February, 2008

Create a preview page in Ruby on Rails

Friday, February 29th, 2008

I searched so long and hard for this and now feel compelled to post it here with some good keywords so that others can find it.
I wanted to create a preview page for my form submission in rails. I found a couple people who had tried some stuff, but none of the examples were [...]

Salary of every employee of my old school district

Thursday, February 28th, 2008

I went to Ball Chatham School District 5. These are the salaries of everyone there at the time I graduated.
Salaries for 2004
I always wondered these numbers. Looks like it’s pretty much based on whether or not you’re a manager or how long you’ve been there.
Amazing.

Setting Up Subversion on Windows

Monday, February 25th, 2008

SVN is easy to setup on Windows. You don’t have to run Apache and all you need is basically two things - Subversion itself and TortoiseSVN (the client). SVN can be setup as a Windows service.
I’m writing this short post becuase I feel like a lot of people (like me) feel like setting [...]

Vday

Saturday, February 16th, 2008

Lauren and I are celebrating Valentines day a little late because she had tests this week. Most of you who read this have already seen it, but I just wanted to post it anyway:
iloveyoulauren.com
Lauren hasn’t seen this yet today so don’t say anything.

Feb 03, 2008 - 80F in Austin

Sunday, February 3rd, 2008

Incredible.
I’m taking brazillian jiujitsu classes now. Got a pretty good deal on them and I’m excited to finally get back into martial arts.

2000s - Worst decade for music ever

Saturday, February 2nd, 2008

How to make a rap song during 2000-2010:

Say your own name
Say somebody else’s name
Crank up your loudness
Have a girly voice say something meaningless
Say your own name again
Say something about money, drugs, women or conspicuous consumption
Close by saying some more names of people you know

The 00s will forever be known as the decade the United States [...]


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