The Padres just won the NL West with a 9-1 victory over the Giants. They may be .500, but it’s still a playoff berth. How sweet it is! :)
This morning’s a (expletive) mess. I walked through a foot of water in some places to get to work today, which is better than the girl in the blue Ion who was driving and didn’t quite expect the rising waters at the corner of Coming and Morris this morning. The drainage at that intersection basically […]
Congratulations to the Atlanta Braves, who can have half their team decimated by injuries and STILL win the NL East! SI And now if only the Padres could clinch, preferably a game or two over .500…
After rebuilding Gibbons earlier this month, I’ve done a lot of work to improve it; with a radically faster motherboard, radically faster drives, it’s been great. But I still only have 512 MB of RAM. After next payday I’m investigating obtaining 2 GB of DDR400 RAM for the machine. I’ll go dual-channel and everything with […]
Don Adams died today of a lung infection. He was Maxwell Smart in the Get Smart TV series, and was the voice behind Inspector Gadget. Damn shame. News10 out of Sacramento has the story.
Way to go San Diego. Kicking Eli in the mouth was a lot of fun to watch. :) Carolina…Carolina…oh boy. Guys, we’ve gotta cut the conservative playcalling crap and be a little more daring. I have to be awake in about four hours. Yay. ‘Night. J
The Relationship Forums, a side project that I’ve had since October of 2001 (long story as to how I got there), is back online with a shiny new vBulletin installation. Check it out! :)
In my high school days, and the first couple years of college, I maintained a pretty sensationalized version of my life at a site I called The Realm. It used to be known as “The Realm of Jared Smith” before I snipped the “of Jared Smith” off just before version 1.0 was unleashed in October […]
My bad guys, I accidentally brought the MySQL server to its knees by importing a 250 MB database in the command line. Whoops. I’ll try not to do that again. :D More updates later when I get some breathing time. –J
I’m hearing some very sad news out of San Diego tonight.