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thu posted: Thu 2018-09-20 08:49:19 tags: n/a
Promptly used my new credit account to make the monthly washer/dryer rental payment Today in the "wtf is Excel's problem now" chronicles: if you select a rang eof cells that happen to be affected by the filter feature - regardless of whether any filter parameters are actually in effect - and try to copy/paste into another sheet, Excel may expand the selection in the target sheet to what would be pasted, but will just silently halt before actually pasting any data. You have to go back to your source spre... (...more)
wed posted: Wed 2018-09-19 05:29:43 tags: n/a
Took a deep breath, applied and was approved for a new credit line, bringing me into the "good" number of credit lines as far as that affects credit scores. Comes with a nifty little 1.5% cash back, so that will be a go-to for non-gas/non-grocery until I qualify for something even better. I briefly dated a woman whose hobby was following the internet-broadcast travels of a radio-tagged great white shark. Her pet crusade was elimination of Daylight Saving Time. When Florida decided to do DST year-round... (...more)
tue posted: Tue 2018-09-18 05:21:56 tags: n/a
Started up my Cookie Clicker game again Saturday, started playing through some of the gardening minigame. Unlocking seeds quickly becomes a time sink in itself and it's not satisfying to pause and return to it for 15 minutes here, an hour there.

Had a conversation with my immediate superior about Dad's death and mode thereof, the impact on the local branch of the family, and the impact on my focus. He was wonderfully understanding, so I'm glad I was forthcoming about all that.

mon posted: Mon 2018-09-17 06:33:32 tags: n/a
Haven't seen the sun since Wed? Thu? Too long JD muffin + coffee + 100mg caf pill at work where to apply in-person for passport what to bring * * * A new subcontractor called in curious about when they would get paid for their first assignment. By turns we established that I grew up near his territory. Man, could he talk, but didn't seem interested in listening when I tried to take my turn conversing. Sounded like he might have been tipsy, or perhaps a little ramped up on coke. And I think any... (...more)
sun posted: Sun 2018-09-16 07:22:50 tags: n/a
put away all my clean clothes put away hurricane emergency gear (battery fan, radio etc.) coffee empty dishwasher re-hang Miss's herb planter and bird feeder chain water Zena compile + prioritize all the little to-do scraps draft calling card revision || "calling card" is marginally shorter and conveys more than strictly biz Cookie Clicker: unlocked Cronerice and Gildmillet Possibly the most difficult thing I did all day was call my cousin to try to get my other cousin's number. No answe... (...more)