Tagged: instant message

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tv: 3rd time had better be the charm

It’s back and while I hadn’t planned on being at home to watch it, my plans for the evening changed and I figured what the heck. Honestly after Season 2, I was kinda down on the show. And I know...

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Fierce like Gatorade!

Snippet from an IM session this morning with Michael: MM: Gah, I wish I could find out more about this new blackberry urb: Which one? MM: the new blackberry storm that verizon is talking about putting out urb: Ooooh. urb:...

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10 points in Presence

When I used to play the RPG Vampire the Masquerade in both tabletop and LARP forms, there was a vampiric ability called Presence. It allowed the user to influence the emotions and actions of others. In terms of social networking,...

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Life needs an “Un-Send” button

During one of our daily chats, I told Michael about the site Not Always Right with some hilarious anecdotes from employees dealing with some absolutely nutty customers who really push the boundaries of its namesake phrase. He responded with the...

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Outright Passé

This is a speech bubble from Supergirl & The Legion of Super-Heroes #17. Through a series of improbable events, Supergirl has traveled to the 31st Century and is in a bit of awe at how much things have changed. The...

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So keep sending in those letters, folks!

I’ve been featured more than a few times in the Express Blog Log and for a while I do admit to the odd post that was trying to catch their eye, but now that I’ve added myself into the DC...

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You know, we’re living in a society!

I think it’s time to reclaim a little bit of civilized behavior and apply it back to IMs. I can handle that interpersonal communications have, over time, removed the personal part of it… and often times the communication as well....

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Prospective workplace pre-requisites?

urbanbohemian: Actually, it kinda hit me yesterday. I wanna work with “my people”. khowaga: You want to work with gay African-American web developer food snobs with a heavy caffeine addiction? That’s not exactly what I meant, thanks Chris. I think...

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Can I get a do-over on that comment?

Just to share with you the intelligent discourse that I engage in throughout my day. kudzu71: I’m going to Starbucks. Want anything? urbanbohemian: Bring me back a quad venti sugar free non fat vanilla latte urbanbohemian: Oh no wait.. I’ve...

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One ‘o these days, I’m gonna blow my top

Yesterday it finally happened. I was ready to snap, pop, blow, whatever your term of choice is. I’d gotten my last straw, I was ready to break out into ‘Take this Job and Shove it’ all of that. And it...