Shallow Thoughts

because deep thoughts smack of effort

Where has Mugsy gone?

Posted in Nonsense by Bridget on November 26th, 2007

When last we saw Mugsy, he was looking to hitch a ride to Hollywood. Being in the back hills of Tennessee he was picked up rather quickly by some rednecks willing to help him along. (more…)

When will Snitter be Beta?

Posted in Web Stuff by Bridget on November 15th, 2007

When will Snitter be moved from Alpha status to Beta status? Is it just me, or does Snitter seem stable enough to be considered a Beta quality product?

Granted, Jonathan Snook’s handy little widget isn’t all that old, but it isn’t like he’s designing a MMORPG that will require years of development. So, you tell me…should Snitter still be an Alpha?

Cleveland’s Greatest Sport is Food

Posted in Cleveland Life by Bridget on November 11th, 2007

The Indians didn’t do it. The Browns didn’t do it, either. The Cavs? I don’t know what’s going on there at all.

Cleveland sports franchises come close to taking our city to the championship, but then fall short of going all the way. Well tonight there was a championship and Cleveland finally emerges with a victor! (more…)

Mugsy Heads West

Posted in Nonsense by Bridget on November 10th, 2007

When we last saw Mugsy, he was very sad. He had been abruptly separated from Eric. With harmonica in hand, Mugsy ventured forth from a Tri-C classroom and hopped a train west to seek adventure and fame after being forgotten by his former owner. (more…)

What will become of Mugsy?

Posted in Nonsense by Bridget on November 8th, 2007

At the November Cleveland Web Standards Association meetup, Brad Colbow shared with approximately 40 attendees how he goes about styling a website using CSS. He was the third presenter since we started having monthly workshops as a group.

Considering that he was preceded by Eric Meyer and Jason Morrison during earlier meetups, Brad really held his own as a presenter. If you are interested in the content of his presentation, you can view the files at his blog, and read Dana’s recap. (more…)