The short-form week of 19–25 May 2014

26 May 2014; last modified 28 May 2014

The week in review, 140 characters at a time.

This document was created automatically from my archive of my Twitter stream. Due to limitations in the Twitter API and occasional glitches in my archiving system, it may not be 100% complete.

Monday at 03:12pm

When you generate enough G-force, you can do this—@SciencePorn

Tuesday at 02:34am

If something is “good for the economy” but “bad for everyone” what exactly is the economy for and why are we maintaining it?—@_spock

Tuesday at 07:28am

"Don't laugh but someone actually suggested modelling this in json" @stphencornelius on our content schema—@robwhitby

Tuesday at 09:07am

@j4 I came up Green (unsurprisingly), not that I get to vote. Hmmm, should remind my mom to vote, though.—@ndw

In a conversation that started on Tuesday at 09:27am

Dear @TerritoryAhead, 34" is not a "tall" inseam. I'm just saying.—@ndw
@ndw Valid point, thanks for reaching out. Always looking to expand sizing options, especially talls. We'll revisit how we categorize.—@TerritoryAhead

Tuesday at 10:37am

@RichardDawkins @LKrauss1 Deepak Chopra random word generator: Hilarious—@CaculaMike

Tuesday at 11:34pm

You say boiling the ocean isn't practical. I say the ocean had it coming.—@codinghorror

Wednesday at 09:23pm

Some days it's time to unleash all of the snark. All of it.—@evacide

In a conversation that started on Wednesday at 10:12pm

@kendall Just generally, you mean, or did you have something specific in mind?—@ndw
@ndw this stupid country—@kendall

Thursday at 04:49pm

First look at the set of Star Wars—@DepressedDarth

In a conversation that started on Thursday at 09:35pm

Given how much work I have on my plate, I wish it was this easy:—@ndw
@ndw A bit freaky.—@alexmilowski
@ndw Now you're just showing off. How....—@dpawson
@dpawson I cheated. A few shots in time lapse mode and a few minutes in Photoshop.—@ndw
@ndw Isn't that called *magic*? :) /cc @dpawson—@georgebina

In a conversation that started on Thursday at 09:55pm

@alexmilowski Of course they have. Namespaces evil. HTML good. No problems. Hyphens fix everything, haven't you been paying attention?—@ndw
@ndw time will sort all details.—@alexmilowski
@alexmilowski time will sort out every last thing.—@ndw

Thursday at 11:05pm

Sherlock meets The Doctor!: Awesome and OMG, the slash.—@ndw

Friday at 07:14am

XML Stars, the journal is out! Stories via @ndw—@dominixml

Friday at 08:52am

Tired of dealing with people who seem to want to avoid answering questions in emails but keen to 'meet up'.—@benosteen

Friday at 09:20am

Tim Minchin - The Quran and Harry Potter #atheism—@denyreligion

Friday at 02:00pm

RT @simonstl: "And yet, 15 years in, I still live in fear of being found out. Undoing that feeling takes time." @dylanw at…—@ndw

Saturday at 06:19am

We thought we'd captured the alien but he escaped. We were lulled into a false sense of secure ET.—@IMcMillan

Sunday at 03:58pm

Hashtags like #YesAllWomen are a bulwark against gaslighting. They make visible what was never invisible, but what many refuse to see.—@sarahkendzior

Sunday at 05:17pm

@ndw Official Memorial Day 2014 #photographer photographed.—@cookingbydesign