The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @rockhopper ever

June 2012

106°F, a half mile of very thick woods, and one bee sting later, WE FOUND THE BALLOON!!

via Twitter for iPhone

The bad news: we just blew our donut quota for the month. The good news: it’s the last day of the month!

via Twitter for iPhone

rtphokie You can sleep a bit later this weekend as a leep second is added to the world’s atomic clocks bit.ly/QyUWNj

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 7:06 PM, Jun 29th, 2012 via Twitter for iPhone)

Brrr… time to get my sweater… temperature’s down to 102°F. It’ll be down in the double digits soon!

via Twitter for iPhone

ncnearspace We’ve got gas! Come see us use it this weekend at the @TechShopRDU grand open house. pic.twitter.com/m1jR3NOK

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 4:27 PM, Jun 27th, 2012 via web)

I’m nerdy in the extreme. I’m whiter than sour cream.

via Twitter for iPhone

At 8:20pm, D2 told me that she has a “nature walk” homework due tomorrow. Sunset at 8:35pm. That was one fast nature walk!

via Twitter for iPhone

I started work on app #3 this weekend.

via Twitter for iPhone

bcantrill Confession: when writing C, I spuriously use C++ keywords as variables to make the code hostile to anyone who attempts to embed it in C++

via web (retweeted on 9:58 PM, Jun 23rd, 2012 via Twitter for iPhone)

Unsubscribing from a bunch of old mailing lists and RSS feeds, cleaning up my 243 mail sorting rules.

via web

Double trouble… babysitting two toddlers this weekend… hopefully they’ll sit still at some point for a picture.

via Twitter for iPhone

@bradoaks May you repeat this wish for @_thp every year!

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to bradoaks

I changed my source code & checked in the file with the following note —> Matt says I should not use apostrope’s for plurality.

via web

Saw a familiar car plate “2BRNUT2B”, a reckless driver from October (twitter.com/rockhopper/sta…). He hasn’t improved since then, still swerving.

via web

So proud of D1 tonight… she made a first pass at the Arduino program that will control her Halloween costume!

via Twitter for iPhone

mtdotnet Today is the northern hemisphere’s summer solstice. Longest day of the year.

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 9:36 AM, Jun 20th, 2012 via web)

D1 asked me, if Romney gets elected, will we have to move to Canada!

via Twitter for iPhone

Me: Name the Beatles | D2: McCartney, Lennon, Starr & the other guy | D1: Paul McCartney, John Lennon, Ringo Starr & I forget | Poor George!

via web

Wow, it’s late… but I learned a lot about making my iOS5 apps also work on older iOS4 devices.

via Twitter for iPhone

Twitter fail - I’ve been tweeting Father’s Day messages from the @ncnearspace account.

via Twitter for iPhone

Pro tip - To peel a label from a bottle, fill with cold water, maybe even freeze it. The glue will be less sticky, label will peel easily.

via Twitter for iPhone

It’s almost 3:00, and I am still in my pajamas.

via web

Depositing a check by taking a picture of it with my bank’s iphone app. Seems futuristic and archaic at the same time.

via Twitter for iPhone

Why is the trash can green and the recycle bin brown? pic.twitter.com/i8kHA4kN

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South East Linux Fest just wasn’t the same without @dualcoremusic layin’ down the beats.

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“Unfathomable stupidity” wins the day!

via Twitter for iPhone

Beaker Give a man a stolen credit card & he’ll eat like a king for a day. Teach a man to phish & he’ll be set for life. — Ancient Nigerian proverb

via Twitter for Mac (retweeted on 10:54 PM, Jun 7th, 2012 via Twitter for iPhone)

We are so lucky to have these colorful hydrangeas in our yard. pic.twitter.com/Ffh0jiJZ

via Twitter for iPhone

@jnjosh thanks, i’ve been considering making an “unconference” app, that timeframe would work.

via web in reply to jnjosh

@jnjosh you mentioned CocoaConf, it moves around, was in Raleigh once, might be again. Is there a plan for a local one? What’s the sched?

via web

neiltyson Wouldn’t it be cool if, right about now, silhouettes of spaceships were seen escaping Venus, visible against the glowing Sun.

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 7:55 PM, Jun 5th, 2012 via web)

While we were at swim team practice, the clouds finally cleared. Everyone at the pool gathered to see Venus, projected through binoculars.

via web

Watching the transit of clouds.

via Twitter for iPhone

@jnjosh Thanks for posting! I was looking for @jaythrash’s video earlier today to get some tab+behavior action going!

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to jnjosh

First-ever attempt to play a word on Words With Friends (on a game in progress). It rejected my word “Tagalog”. Bummer.

via Twitter for iPhone

It’s pretty obvious from all of the noise that the kids are trying to surprise their mother by fixing her breakfast.

via Twitter for iPhone

Tap dancing to The Crystal Method — now I’ve seen it all!

via Twitter for iPhone