Ursa Major

You spent the last 3 days in the bathroom. Removing wallpaper. Scraping walls with a tiny metal scraper. It was easier than the first time.

On the third day, you painted. Two coats. A nice BEHR interior-latex semi-gloss enamel, color-matched to the Martha Stewart color your wife selected (Ursa Major, H23).

In Mac Land:

Speaking of platform-validation: Microsoft has announced MSN for Mac OS X. Nobody you know would use MSN on any platform, but millions of non-geeks will. Microsoft benefits by attracting more subscribers, Apple gets dealt another face-card. Heck, even The New York Times loves Jaguar. So Tim O’Reilly’s readers.


It should have been Nikki, and you know it. Perhaps is was the phreakers.

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