Overheard on #emacs:
*** desolator JOIN [desolator] vii ROCKS! *** desolator PART #emacs [technomancy] is that the sequel to vi? [inkedmn] no, it's vi for the nintendo wii [inkedmn] : p [...] *** desolator JOIN [desolator] er [desolator] vi, sorry [technomancy] maybe he was talking about final fantasy vii [technomancy] in which case he was absolutely correct [desolator] : $ *** desolator PART #emacs
Also, today is Programmer's Day according to Wikipedia.
While we're in quoting/linking mode, James Shore has an interesting article on technical debt. It's worth reading and trying to keep in mind.
Last but not least—I've improved the rhtml-mode for Rails Emacs hacking with some help from pstickne on #emacs. It's not quite ready for a 1.0 release, but if you have been itching for better rhtml support and don't mind playing with prerelease-quality software, go right ahead. There should be more Emacs/Rails goodness coming soon; getting the last few bugs worked out of rhtml-mode was very tricky.