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minutiae [Sep. 4th, 2002|08:46 pm]
matt
[Current Mood |annoyedannoyed]

  • Received NJ SAVER rebate (yay)
  • dinner. Filets of Beef tonight, Yellow Chili with Chicken, Veal Sausage, and fresh Vegetables last night.
  • One habañero pepper is more than sufficient for four servings.
  • strangely, last night's meal was brainwashingly spicy, and yet no aftereffects.
  • furthermore, IBS was rather mild and didn't bother me all day.
  • One can each of Batchelor's Marrowfat Peas and Curried Beans is ideal beanage for Chili.
  • Computer geeks tend to make poor project managers.
  • Too tired to write real stuff.
  • Need to get detailed to-do list of tasks for Project Polaris at work.
  • Need new bed mattress.
  • Want Dairy Queen vanilla cone with cherry shell dip.
  • Reform Jewish coworker whining about Conservative Girlfriend's service being "too long". Funny, I like four hours of Hebrew.
  • Essay on difference between censorship and personal choice, difference between investigation and oppression, omitted for brevity.
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[User Picture]From: fluffydave
2002-09-05 02:43 am (UTC)
Need to get detailed to-do list of tasks for Project Polaris at work.

Ohh sounds interesting. Are you going to melt the polar Ice-caps with a 'laser'?? Can you talk about it?
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[User Picture]From: hbergeronx
2002-09-05 03:41 am (UTC)

unless...

the chemical companies of the world pay a ransom of one THOUSAND dollars. (looks shiftily...)
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[User Picture]From: hbergeronx
2002-09-05 03:48 am (UTC)

the real explanation

"Let's see how fast we can sink the company and lose all our jobs by creating projects with stupid names to invent products no-one wants..."
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[User Picture]From: fluffydave
2002-09-05 04:01 am (UTC)

Re: the real explanation

Ahhh, that happened at my last place before I was made redundant :)~

They spent 6 months developing a project which we all realized nobody wanted. Then they sacked the 3 developers working on these projects. Bastards. They should have just sacked the idiots who decided to develop the product without even the most basic of market research!
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[User Picture]From: hbergeronx
2002-09-05 04:25 am (UTC)

the sad thing

They did do market research: however, they left the project led by a team of two: a marketing director that believes
lime green and eggplant
are good contrasting colors (and the answer to all ills) and a programmer type that has a hard time vocalizing in anything except mathematics metaphors. How can we lose?
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[User Picture]From: fluffydave
2002-09-05 05:24 am (UTC)

Re: the sad thing

heh heh, sounds a bit more advanced than my previous set up.
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