The Opposite of War Isn’t Peace, it’s Creation

This Turbulent World

(Photos: Sgt. Lou Penney) (Full size) I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become a reality… I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word.-Dr. Martin Luther King… Read more »

Creating Elements with jQuery and Internet Explorer


And if I had a gun, with two bullets, and I was in a room with Hitler, Bin Laden and Internet Explorer, I would shoot Internet Explorer twice. When creating HTML elements with jQuery, there is an elegant syntax that was introduced quite a few versions ago. $("<div/>", { id: ‘someDiv’, class: ‘someClass’, text: ‘Some… Read more »

The Joys of Merging Code


I consider myself lucky to work at a place where we have someone working QA to ensure the code we’re pushing out isn’t going to blow up. When a development ticket has passed through QA, we get an email to let us know. Usually saving the task of merging code until the end of the… Read more »