The Littlest Meap

Archive for February 2008

Some people are demanding

Posted by: meaplet on: February 22, 2008

Certain people claim that I am not a satisfactory blogger if I don’t update every day for their reading pleasure. To that, I say “pfft, enable comments on your blog and then we’ll see what I do on my blog.” Anyway, below is a genuine email exchange that took place in my work email over […]


Presidential Brunch

Posted by: meaplet on: February 18, 2008

Today, to celebrate the birthdays of two presidents, the man who came up with evolution, and myself, I hosted a small brunch. George Washington’s birthday was either February 22 or February 11, depending on how you count things (the calendar system changed within his lifetime, so the day of the year that was February 11 […]

Beginning life with Ruby

Posted by: meaplet on: February 14, 2008

New blog, new programming language. Life is full of new things right now. I’m reading Beginning Ruby: From Novice to Professional to begin my ramping up, and so far the book is surprisingly good. Particularly helpful so far has been Appendix A: Ruby Primer and Review for Developers. It gave a pretty thorough overview of […]