Getting through and out of New York City was made a bit more difficult thanks to the sudden downfall of a metric shit-ton of snow. Citywide whiteout stopped even the BoltBus, Amtrak was delayed, but eventually had a train that braved the route to Baltimore.
I'm absolutely thrilled to have had the chance to share a few minutes about reddit with the TED audience. Make no mistake, I wouldn't be on that stage if it weren't for the half-a-million redditors who visit every day, making the site everything that it is.
Was there an inn serving delicious fish 'n' chips with fine beer in front of a roaring fire? Yes, yes, and yes. Now give me my kilt.
How did it take me so long to read this? A well-written account from the trenches of Salomon Brothers during their epic run in the 80s. This should have been required reading in my finance classes. Great foreshadowing in this, too -- Freddie Mac, Fannie Mae, the gang's all here.
A cold, but festive night of revelry. Lots of revelry.
My dad and I are making a habit of being photographed/filmed as the token "depressed Skins fans." I'm not sure how to feel about this.
This isn't the first time sheep have been used artfully, see the brilliant Welsh LED sheep art project for some jaw-dropping splendor.