The Boston Diaries

The ongoing saga of a programmer who doesn't live in Boston, nor does he even like Boston, but yet named his weblog/journal “The Boston Diaries.”

Go figure.

Friday, July 28, 2006

It's a thankless job, but someone has to do it

Happy System Administrator Appreciation Day! (via Rob my old roommate)

[Do not meddle in the affairs of sysadmins, for they are subtle and quick to anger.]

Make sure you show your appreciation. For me, a few liters of Coke or a good quality tea (heck, even dark semi-sweet chocolate) would be nice.

“And I drive …”

An incredible oratory piece by Eric Burns (at about 17 minutes or so, but worth the listen) about artistic endevours, or rather, the lack of artistic endevours (and the Match Game) that I suspect quite a few people I know can intimately relate to.

Make that Fridays as well …

It was good for about a day. Now, the A/C is out again, and R's server that died on Wednesday is dead again.


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