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I'm trying to track down something I probably bookmarked but I've lost. It was some examples of Google and probably NYT (it could've been someone else) using GitHub to host visualizations and iframes to embed them elsewhere. Anyone familiar with what I'm talking about?

Struggling with work . Haven't been able to take vacation in a year, at boss' request. Have to work in an arm brace and sleep in a different arm brace. I told boss if I have to go to physical therapy, for the 2nd time, I'll have to quit. I was accused of making threats. I'm not sure what to do. Looking for another job, like more than a handful in my office, but I'm afraid I'm doing permanent damage and won't find opportunities elsewhere after taking time to recuperate. Just venting I guess.

I (badly) wrote a little something about WordPress plugins and higher ed, for those that need some recommendations.

Despite using since before Google bought it I've always been skeptical of people's accounts of Waze miraculously saving them in the clutch. Until today, when Waze routed me around a traffic jam cause by construction while I was on my way to get a COVID vaccine.

"Never allow anyone to be humiliated in your presence. Whatever has happened in the past, we must deal with those who are here now."

Started a webring for the University of Michigan School of Information community as a pandemic project. Submissions open .

The thing about dogs chasing cars is, when the dog catches the car it doesn't know what to do. The dog doesn't think that far ahead.

I tended not to put too much stock in the comparisons of modern empires and Rome until I watched a modern day Nero fiddle while Rome burned.

ideas I had that my dept probably won't do (which you can steal): try bucking the US News and World Report rankings by aggregating various research altmetrics

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