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August 13, 2008

Oh oh – the building is shaking!

It’s not an earth quake. They’re digging the foundation for the 63 story Ritz hotel and condo next door to my office building. All this week […]
August 11, 2008

Thinking of replacing my desktop

The desktop computer I have was picked up on a whim at futureshop several years ago. It had a good life but it hasn’t been getting […]
August 11, 2008

Working on some cool Scripts

Over the last few days I’ve been working on some python scripts to help me manage more sites. It’s something that I’ve wanted to solve for […]
August 8, 2008

Remembering why I love Python

Late last night I rediscovered why I love Python. I’m designed some scripts that I want to use to help me manage all my blogs and […]
August 8, 2008

Struggling with Abstractions

I’m struggling through a project at work these days which involves adding some new functionality to an existing application that I’ve never worked on before. It’s […]
August 6, 2008

Signed up for my first Marathon

It’s official. I’m running a full marathon in Seattle in June 2009. Rock and Roll Marathon Seattle
August 6, 2008

Marathon Shape for Next Summer

Announced today was the first annual rock and roll marathon in Seattle. The rock and roll marathon guys put off running events all around the US […]
August 2, 2008

Python imaplib and Gmail

Connecting to and downloading email from gmail with python is trivial using the builtin imaplib library. Here’s a code sample that returns the body of the […]
August 1, 2008

ScotiaBank Half Marathon Pictures

Just pulled these pictures from the Half Marathon I did in June before they remove them from their website.