My name is Josh Ellis. I'm a writer, editor, former newspaper columnist, full stack web designer and developer (with a focus on PHP, JS, Node and the Meteor framework) and musician. I've traveled and lived all over the world, but I currently make my home in Yakima, WA, the "Palm Springs of Washington State".
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Monthly Archives: September 2009
I’ve been informed that my dislike of “Single Girls” is just my opinion. But I’m right, so, you know, that sort of adds weight to my opinion
@sil Took me a while to notice that episodes of DR. WHO and TORCHWOOD didn’t have ad breaks like American TV shows do. That must be nice.
British folks: am I wrong in believing that the BBC doesn’t have advertising on their TV channels?
@peterkirn @pilky But not PHP, because the world sucks and I hate it. I bet Richie Hawtin would *DJ* in PHP if he could. :-p
I like this girl’s voice, but the song is just…goddamned awful, really. http://bit.ly/udfGK
Boy, that “Single Ladies” song is pretty fucking useless in every way, isn’t it?
@pilky I know that. But I KNOW PHP AND I WANT TO WRITE DESKTOP APPS WITH IT SOMEBODY MAKE IT HAPPEN STEVE WHY HAS THOU FORSAKEN ME AUUGH
The best cover letter I’ve ever written: http://bit.ly/7Jhtv
Smashing Magazine (who are an awesome force for goodness in the design world) put a thing on Twitter looking for writers. I responded and they told me to send them “an email with a brief introduction”. So I popped open … Continue reading
@pilky See, Objective-C irritates me, because I am a lazy coder and don’t want to learn new things. Why can’t I write Mac apps in PHP? :-p