The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @ryanbrill ever

December 2008

Moving on to the scotch….

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@beep Fantasic. I will add that to the list to try.

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Mini skirts are great, but c’mon Manhattan - it’s 1 degree with the wind chill.

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@beep What kind of scotch? I’m just starting to get into it.

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Finished with work for 2008.

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@drinkerthinker You should have put a stop-payment on the check after about 3 months of it not being cashed or acknowledged.

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A short blog post showing my Christmas card design for 2008: http://tinyurl.com/9z7ywt

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Putting a tree in a bag….

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I wonder what would happen if I said ‘no’ when asked if I could be placed on hold?

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not having any luck trying to download Espresso….

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Using DD_roundies to round corners in IE - seems to work fairly well. http://tinyurl.com/5hdw4o

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Is it even possible to drink out of a Dunkin’ Donuts coffee cup without burning your lip?

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Just got my first renewal notice for Macworld – subscription doesn’t end until October ’09. Gimme a break.

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@jcroft c’mon man - where were your legendary poker chops? ;)

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@greghoyboy LOL - the guy. Seemed a bit stalker-ish to me.

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@jlbruno What kind of car did you end up with?

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@greghoyboy But that first contestant was a bit creepy….

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Opening presents with the family via iChat.

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@Brilliantcrank Exciting – congrats. Looking forward to seeing the upcoming changes.

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@Brilliantcrank Ended up with an ’05 Stonehedge Chardonnay. It’s a fairly good, cheap wine.

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Braving the cold and wind to pick up some wine for dinner.

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Veer is awesome. That is all.

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$29 flights between NYC and Boston on JetBlue. Might have to make an impromptu trip.

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http://twitpic.com/u7ws - Might have a white Christmas after all

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Typesetting our Christmas letter. Don’t have InDesign, so I’m using Illustrator.

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When sites don’t have print styles, I use Firebug to make my own printable version.

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Great football game tonight.

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Hitting 140 exactly is kind of like getting a bingo.

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Just checked the status of a Christmas present I was waiting for. It was sitting at the door. We were here all night - no knock or doorbell?

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Wish the em and en dashes were available as alternate characters for the hyphen on the iPhone.

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Speaking of which - Jaadu VNC is getting fast enough to actually use with the latest updates.

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I love going to the app store and seeing that updates are available for my apps.

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@jcroft I had a friend in WI who would cycle all winter – and we’d got mad cold weather and a lot of snow. Yes, he was a bit crazy….

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Those tacos didn’t stand a chance.

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@beep Yes, I think so. That’s the only way I’ve ever had success with links + PNGs.

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@beep That or something not in your CSS - do you have position: relative set on your container?

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At the WaMu Theater for Cirque du Soliel’s Wintuk.

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Looks like they finally added a different style for pending events in iCal in 10.5.6. Finally can see which events I’ve not yet replied to.

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…using Firebug to remove autocomplete=”off” for a site I want to remember my login info.

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Hate it when slideshows do a full page refresh. Such a waste.

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Just finished reading @jontangerine’s 24 Ways article. It was, of course, excellent.

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@jlbruno No, not worth the time replying to any spammer / scammer.

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Biggest snowflakes I’ve ever seen coming down right now.

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@danrubin You suck. A weather report of 81 and sunny is not what I want to hear the day after we leave. ;)

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Christmas card order just showed up.

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Got an exciting voicemail while I was away…

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Drinking hot cocoa, reading Web Form Design and watching football.

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@somerandomdude caffine helps with many things. Focusing is not one of them. ;)

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Waiter just gave me his website address and email.

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@danrubin Thanks again for dinner. We had a great time catching up with you. Let us know when you come to NYC and we’ll return the favor!

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@zeldman I keep trying the whole “work in your underwear” thing, but always end up putting pants on.

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thoroughly refreshed.

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Heading to the beach while it’s nice. Work later…

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http://twitpic.com/rvyv - View from my “office” for the rest of the week

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People are filling half of the waiting seats in the terminal. Their bags are filling the rest. Asshats.

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Just passed Ariola Reality. Seriously.

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Am I the only one who likes to whip out Maps with GPS every time I get in a taxi?

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JetBlue to Florida

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Wish AT&T’s text messages would rollover like the minutes.

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Common UI problem: menus with hover states larger than their active areas.

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Hoping this triple venti cappuccino will make up for a poor night’s sleep

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Working through tracker items like a mad man.

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Inbox: 0

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Just refreshed myself on the FIVB volleyball rules to get ready for the game tomorrow.

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@cameronmoll Real men just whittle down the end of the sticks. If you need prongs, pick a forked tree. ;)

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Looking at ExpressionEngine for an upcoming project

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My friend didn’t know what being rickrolled was. He will soon.

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Preparing Christmas cards for print.

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Am I the only one who thinks the plastic lids they put on coffee are crazy? They require you to burn your bottom lip to get a taste.

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Tickets booked for Cirque du Soleil’s Wintuk

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Been writing quite a few Greasemonkey scripts lately to make sites work for me (adding functionality for how I use them).

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@orderedlist I agree with you about the loss of “System Anti-Alias”, but overall find the type rendering better in CS4.

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