Fast Asleep01 Oct 2001
More bilingualism: Today we'd say "Auto" to Christopher, and he'd answer sometimes with "car". And sometimes with "Auto". And sometimes he'd just laugh. (Maybe we should try out the official German word for car: Personenkraftwagen.)
Dave gave Christopher credit for my suggestions for the new changes.xml file for weblogs.com. :-) I don't mind. Seriously, the changes that Dave is proposing for the service (mainly that sites should notify weblogs.com when they are updated, rather than weblogs.com checking every site every hour) should mean a big improvement in both availability and usability.
Been reading news today with Amphetadesk, a news collector written in Perl that works on Linux, Windows and Mac.
Mama's taking a couple days off in advance of the German Unity holiday (also known as Solidarity Surtax day) tomorrow. At 5 am she couldn't sleep anymore and starting putzing around in the basement, forgetting that the accoustics in our house bring sound from the basement directly into the bedroom...