Twenty Eight

This is me when I was just eighteen years old. I look at this picture and see a nerdy kid with a goofy grin. It was my senior year in high school and I was checking out the University of Central Florida with my parents a few weeks after getting… 

Getting Personal

Last week I had the opportunity to speak to a Media Arts class at USC that is using The Principles of Beautiful Web Design as a textbook. While I’ve had the opportunity to talk to college classes several times and I’ve heard from professors around the country that are using… 

Fresher Styles

As I mentioned in my previous book review, a sequel to one of my favorite web design books of all time was published in late December and I didn’t even know. Curt Cloninger’s Fresher Styles for Web Designers: More Eye Candy from the Underground is a book I’ve been patiently… 

Version Six

There was a time long ago in a galaxy far, far away when I was very proud of my strange and quirky personal space on the web. It was a testing ground for new techniques, a sandbox for experimental ideas, and most importantly, it was my own. I didn’t really… 

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  • @DoughertyJack So good. If I wasn’t in 2010, I’m officially the hunchbacked old timer in that comic now. Thanks for sharing it!
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