Monthly Archives: November 2008


Sylvester Croom is out at Mississippi State. Five years ago, passed over for a job at Alabama, he took over a sputtering program, soon to be on probation, with a huge discipline problem, terrible recruiting, and awful facilities. Arguably the … Continue reading

Posted in Sports | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Smoked turkey

How to smoke a turkey, Dilger style Continue reading

Posted in Food | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Web 2.0 style update

Update on the web 2.0 style article: draft nearly done, now ten elements of style Continue reading

Posted in Nerdliness, Research | Tagged , , , , , , | Comments Off on Web 2.0 style update

Breezy intervals

Went to the track yesterday for some intervals. It was pretty warm, in the low 40s, but windy. I was underdressed, cold on the way there, cold between sets, and cold when running into the wind. Still, I was pretty … Continue reading

Posted in Running | Tagged , , | Comments Off on Breezy intervals

Fair use best practices

The Center for Social Media releases best practices for fair use in media literacy education: a strong document with few problems. Continue reading

Posted in IP, Teaching | Tagged , , , , | Comments Off on Fair use best practices

Being daddy

I’ve been on parental leave since Amelia was born. We’ve enjoyed good support from friends, with a nice stream of meals and some thoughtful gifts as well. (At left, the card from Jeff and Jenny.) I’m happy to say all … Continue reading

Posted in Family | Tagged , , , | 1 Comment