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This is my blog, named for an old New York Lottery marketing slogan: "All you need is a dollar and a dream."

06 April 2018

The Web Sucks Because of Web Developers

The World Wide Web sucks nowadays because too many web developers are ignorant techbros who fail to consider human factors and insist on using trendy tech.

02 April 2018

When You Want It Done Your Way

Open Source isn’t Burger King. You can’t always expect to have it your way. Sometimes you need to do it yourself.

30 March 2018

YouTube Must Be Destroyed

If web pages are bloated (and they are), YouTube embeds are one of the biggest culprits. Never embed what you can link!

03 February 2017

I Became a Programmer to Avoid Grunt Work, Dammit

I don’t mind working hard, but I hate doing repetitive, tedious work. Especially when it involves cleaning up after somebody else’s mistakes.