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Dan Rubin's SuperfluousBanter

Design, random musings, and the Web. Since 1977

Category Archives: Life

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Hakuna Matata

This is what total relaxation looks like—atleast to me. I took a long walk with the dog into the backcountry, far from the city, traffic and stress. It was cold (~5C°) but otherwise lovely weather. The only piece of technology I took with me was my mobile phone with integrated camera—I decided to capture this […]

This item was posted by dhilhorst on Sunday, March 28th, 2004.

Dan, You Need to Post!

Dan is a busy man. Yet I tell him to care more about his blog. He has valuable stuff to say. I have near spiritual conversations with him on a daily basis (such as “Dude, that client is such an $%^#@*!&” and “Tables? Who said tables? Did he just say tables?” You know, the real […]

This item was posted by dhilhorst on Friday, March 19th, 2004.

Shaken, Not Stirred

Girl: “Do you want to check my figures?” Bond: “Oh, I’m sure they’re perfectly rounded.”

This item was posted by dhilhorst on Friday, March 19th, 2004.

Oh Canada! Oh Canada!

So this morning I was in the liquor store to get, ermm… well, booze. Yeah, yeah, I know I said morning. No, I’m not losing it, just that it happened to be the most convenient time during the whole day. Anyway, so in front of me there was this guy paying his drinks. The cashier […]

This item was posted by dhilhorst on Monday, March 15th, 2004.

Music and Creativity

To me music is an essential part of the creative flow. In short: no music, no creativity. But I wonder — do some genres of music lead to more creativity than others? I guess it all boils down to personal preference. A number of people might go all creative listening to classical music or jazz, […]

This item was posted by dhilhorst on Friday, March 5th, 2004.

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