Monthly Archives: September 2014

Work-ish Tweets

crowdidcrowdIDdigitalSep 23, 2014, 6:30 am 
“Growth isn’t a strategy, it’s a result.” – @gapingvoid
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 24, 2014, 3:22 pm 
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 25, 2014, 6:02 am 
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 26, 2014, 3:52 pm 
This is why we don’t hire unicorns (or ninjas), just the best product focused engineers around
Josh HannahjdhSep 26, 2014, 9:35 pm 
A Startup CEO’s Guide to Burn Rates and Vaporization, new blog post:
About Programmingabt_programmingSep 28, 2014, 12:14 am 
MVP explained
via @smarty
Jessica KerrjessitronSep 28, 2014, 3:37 am 
The West Coast ideology of making a hero of a singular person (Zuckerberg, Gates) is embedded in its tech. We can do better ~@benhammersley
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 28, 2014, 5:44 pm 

Opinionated Tweets

Bjorn F-BkingofslugsOct 25, 2012, 3:55 pm 
Tribune endorsement: Too Many Mitts via @sharethis
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsNov 4, 2012, 3:52 am 
Senator Jeff MerkleySenJeffMerkleyNov 24, 2012, 6:48 pm 
David Sarasohn says my proposal 2 fix the filibuster would force “the world’s greatest deliberative body” to deliberate…
John RobbjohnrobbNov 24, 2012, 3:12 pm 
There isn’t a shortage of skilled workers in the US. Just skilled people willing to work for $10 an hour.
rachael ray rachaelrayDec 16, 2012, 8:55 pm 
Also- love insurance laws for guns. Hunting rifle low cost hand guns & assault rifles high premiums w higher cost w children / teens in home
Markos MoulitsasmarkosJan 1, 2013, 3:02 am 
So if indexing is good enough for the estate tax, why isn’t it good enough for the minimum wage?
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsJan 31, 2013, 3:02 am 
A Second GOP, A Third Party or… via @TIMEPolitics
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsMay 14, 2013, 1:58 am 
“It’s not ‘Tyranny’ just because you were outvoted. That’s Democracy.”
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsMay 14, 2013, 1:59 am 
The Great Degrader: “The key thing to remember is that both [of his main accomplishments] were sold with lies.”
The Daily EdgeTheDailyEdgeJul 7, 2013, 6:37 pm 
The easiest way to get Rick Perry to leave women alone would be if Planned Parenthood were to rename its facilities “fertilizer plants”
AnonymousYourAnonNewsJul 15, 2013, 10:32 pm 
Why isnt the NRA saying the tragedy wouldn’t have happened if Trayvon Martin was armed,& calling on young black men to get themselves guns?
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsOct 14, 2013, 2:40 pm 
Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not) via @Oatmeal
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsNov 26, 2013, 4:28 pm 
“So, for all practical purposes, the government is torturing my father until he dies.”
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsDec 18, 2013, 5:31 am 
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsJan 28, 2014, 7:51 am 
Uber and a Child’s Death “New technology does not eliminate well-established legal principles.”
John FugelsangJohnFugelsangJan 28, 2014, 3:10 pm 
Theodore Roosevelt on the 1% in his State of the Union speech, before quitting the GOP #SOTU
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsMar 5, 2014, 2:57 pm 
How Washington lost its appeal via @washingtonpost
Bjorn F-BkingofslugsMay 3, 2014, 6:35 am 
It’s Time to Evict Big-Time Sports from American Higher Education… via @slate
Lee AtchisonleeatchisonSep 28, 2014, 6:26 pm 
An interesting take. I’ve worked for Amazon, this is nearly all true.…

Fun Tweets

Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 23, 2014, 2:55 pm 
Average date of the warmest day of the year 1981-2010
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 24, 2014, 5:40 am 
This virtual fly through of a jet engine is pretty cool
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 24, 2014, 2:26 pm 
What a neat idea: the Tour de Drupal, an epic bike ride from the UK and Switzerland to Amsterdam for @drupalcon
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 24, 2014, 4:36 pm 
There really is no end to Lego creativity (creative Lego adverts)
Noah SmithNoahpinionSep 25, 2014, 10:54 pm 
Bjorn Freeman-Bensonbjorn_fbSep 26, 2014, 10:13 pm 
André PicardpicardonhealthSep 25, 2014, 1:42 pm 
Canadian problems: Reason for no mail delivery: “Bear at door.” via @jclarkson

Finally The IndieWeb

Thanks to a little more free time, I finally got my first IndieWeb script working: this blog will now include not only my writing (such as it hasn’t been, but it might be) but also hand curate aggregations of my two Twitter streams: @bjorn_fb and @kingofslugs.