Brooke and I went to New York a few weeks back. Her employer sent her to Nielsen Norman’s Usability Week. They put us up in a hotel in Times Square, right around the corner from the conference. The hotel was fairly nice. It was expensive because of the location, but who cares? We weren’t paying for it.
I ordered a pair of sandals from Zappos.com the other day. I was surprised that during the order process, all the methods of shipping were free, even next-day shipping. I said to myself, “Wowie! That’s super-duper! I’ll give these people my hard earned moneys!” It was a Sunday night, so next-day shipping meant that they would
As I’ve mentioned before, I loves me some Stack Exchange. And I loves me some Bicycles Stack Exchange in particular. A week or so ago, I received an email announcing that, due to my triumph in the moderator election, I was entitled to moderator business cards. I furiously filled out the relevant forms and eagerly
Brooke found this infographic about how much land you need to be self-sufficient. I’m putting it up mainly so that I don’t lose it if the link dies. It’s pretty awesome.