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It rained most of the day; I stayed home and puttered. Lox and bagels for lunch; we had a bag frozen in the fridge, and Colleen had bought cream cheese, so I didn't have to go out. I made chicken quesadillas for dinner.

Notable bits of puttering included transferring Colleen's scooter supplies to the Swissgear bag, which makes them much easier to keep organized and to get at, moving the DHCP server, and dusting off Sherman (the Thinkpad T21) so Colleen can use it for her embroidery program and some ancient games. Sherman was so named by [personal profile] pocketnaomi, who borrowed him for a couple of years.

Quite a few good links. "osewalrus: Citizen Pushback Against SOPA Is Working!" is pretty encouraging. And How To Be Alone (YouTube) is beautiful and possibly healing.

1120 Su
  * up 7:45; W=194.4; drugs, nose, teeth, exercise, laundry, light... C
  @ osewalrus: Citizen Pushback Against SOPA Is Working!
  @ 5 Skills You Need To Thrive In Modernity (That Nobody Bothered To Teach
    You) | The Blog of J.D. Moyer (ysabetwordsmith) 
  * move dhcp server to nova, since it has a much longer uptime.
    disable dhcpd on stargate; enable on nova (with symlink to the config file
    in /users/starport/Config)
  * 15min:  transfered Colleen's supplies to the Swissgear bag; big win.  More
    space, more accessible, doesn't hang down as low so it can't hit the
    freewheel lever or snag on things.  Sticks out a little farther, but it's
    soft. 
  * 15min:  moved soda to the sewing room (pantry)
  * Starport post about power.  Starport Sunday??
  * lunch:  bagels and lox.  We had a bag in the freezer, so I didn't have to
    go out in the rain.  Win.
  * My coffee cup has a hole in it
  * having a cup of hot Emergen-C.  Need to get back into that habit, so
    adding it back to the morning ritual line.
  * install a full-spectrum floor lamp in the SE corner for reading.
  * install chrome (beta) on barnard; Chaos will want it.
  * 15min:  bent the end of the L-hook holding my headphones so that it
    doesn't scrape the side of the headband.
  % noticed that the five avocados in the basket looked remarkably like a
    basking sea-otter (with the one on the end tilted up for the head)
  * TGl:  listening to tracks from the October session
  @ How To Be Alone - YouTube (Beautiful and perhaps healing.  ymmv)
    More at Tanya Davis - Home
  * 15min:  got out Sherman; put a fresh ream of paper on the printer supply shelf
  * 15min:  put tea-lights and matches into the candle drawers
  ~ Colleen wants a windows machine for the sewing machine and games. sherman?
    Sherman.  Upgrading the Ubuntu side to 10.04 (Lucid Lynx).
    ... or I would if there was enough space.  It's also marginal on RAM.
  * 15min:  some ripping, some re-shelving of CDs.
  * dinner:  chicken quesadillas with habanero guacamole.  Yum.
  * sherman cleaned up for Colleen to use for games; she probably needs me to
    install stuff.  Verified that it boots without a net connection.
  @ Zelda Medley 
    via this post by +Tessara Dudley (no idea whether those links work for non-members)
  * pay bills
  * run some chords.
  @ Jonathan Chait on Liberal Disappointment -- New York Magazine @lysana 
  * buy Kat her Conflikt membership
  * order humira  Approximate ready date:  	 11/22/11 12:00 PM

Date: 2011-11-23 01:23 am (UTC)
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If it's Xubuntu, can haz iceweasel instead?

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