Polyhistoric Man Of The Web

Tag: random thoughts

  • Why I am rooting for the mets

    I originally posted this on facebook, but I wanted to share this publically. 1. They are playing the Cubs. 2. As an adult, I have never lived in a city that won a title. If I would pick one NYC team to win, it is the Mets. 3. As a fan of the White Sox, […]

  • Mellon Collie and The Infinite Sadness – 20 years later

    When I was in Junior High, Mellon Collie and the Infinite Sadness become one of the most popular albums. I would lie in bed daydreaming with my stereo playing 1979 which I had taped off Q101. Zero and Bullet with Butterfly Wings powered my pubescent angst. Twenty years later, I am listening to the album […]

  • Automated Code Coverage of WordPress Core PHP code

    Scott Taylor offered me “$3-4 million” to set up automated code coverage for WordPress core. While it is a bit below my usual hourly rate, I decided to give Scott a 🎁to celebrate WordPress 4.4 Beta 1 and did it for free. Running codecov as a part of the normal travis-ci runs wasn’t really an […]

  • Fear

    The Idea that I might look into your eyes and not see love in return is the fear that drives me from seeing you. The idea that I might see some lesser form of love drives my fear that I might never love again.

  • Discovery

    Built to interwind. A thoughtful accident that it was ever discovered. Wet snow, so heavy my socks are wet as I reach to my left Discovering a truth I’ve felt. Discovering a fallacy I won’t know. Meshing as if that was what was meant to be. A renaissance, another day

  • I published a proposal on Make WordPress Core

    Looking forward to generating some feedback. This is one of the most meta posts I ever wrote as it is a post on Make/Core about writing posts on Make/Core. https://make.wordpress.org/core/2015/09/30/proposal-makecore-post-guidlines/  

  • Sports Bucket List

    A friend of mine invited me to join him for the upcoming Yankees vs. Red Sox game and I immediately said yes. This is one of those matchups that is in my Sports Bucket List. As a life long fan of sports, there are a number of matchups, stadiums, and specific games and events that […]

  • The trials of 💔

    😴😴😴 🔈🔉🔊 I wake up and the first person I thank about is ⌧⌧⌧⌧⌧. It’s the same person I always wake up and think about. Throughout the day, my thoughts go to ⌧⌧⌧⌧⌧.  It’s not on purpose. It’s the way it is. I see 👫 on the street, and I’m throw in a time machine […]

  • Some Random Thoughts on WordPress and PHP versions

    One thing that I’ve been working on for the last few months is ensuring WordPress supports PHP7 fully when PHP7 is released.  Last week, I had the honor of announcing WordPress will support PHP7 the day it is released (for all intents and purposes, it is supported now, but it will be official when PHP7 […]

  • Lately I Wonder

    Will I ever trust?  Can I ever trust? Did I ever trust?  Do I want to trust?  What is trust?  Is there a difference between faith and trust? Is there a difference between love and trust?  Can I love but not trust?  Can I trust but not love? Can I ever love? I just wanna […]