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Cosmetic fixes to gitrdone.org

Manish Sharma 12 years ago
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@@ -21,32 +21,32 @@ Come here and play if you don't want to work.
  	
 http://www.urbandictionary.com/define.php?term=git+r+done
 
-:The modern use of git r done was developed in the early 90's by hard
-:working white males who reached a point in their life where they wanted
-:to actually accomplish something in life... instead of getting
-:completely hammered and rebuilding transmissions, the started doing
-:projects that really mattered - projects like fixing the mailbox,
-:cleaning the house, possibly even taking a few loads to the dump. This
-:sudden surge of progress made these men feel good, like they were doing
-:something. So, they had to have a way in their simple minds to reaffirm
-:that feeling of getting something done. Thus, "GITRDONE!" was born. This
-:can be said before a task is completed to motivate them, or after a task
-:is completed to celebrate. It is also used profusely during the process
-:of completing a task for no apparent reason which is very obnoxious and
-:ambient. Often used with a drawn out "Woooooo!" yelling before or
-:after. GITRDONE!
+: The modern use of git r done was developed in the early 90's by hard
+: working white males who reached a point in their life where they wanted
+: to actually accomplish something in life... instead of getting
+: completely hammered and rebuilding transmissions, the started doing
+: projects that really mattered - projects like fixing the mailbox,
+: cleaning the house, possibly even taking a few loads to the dump. This
+: sudden surge of progress made these men feel good, like they were doing
+: something. So, they had to have a way in their simple minds to reaffirm
+: that feeling of getting something done. Thus, "GITRDONE!" was born. This
+: can be said before a task is completed to motivate them, or after a task
+: is completed to celebrate. It is also used profusely during the process
+: of completing a task for no apparent reason which is very obnoxious and
+: ambient. Often used with a drawn out "Woooooo!" yelling before or
+: after. GITRDONE!
 
 * A Day Unplugged: Frenzied Blackberries vs. Kwai Chang Caine?
   
 http://www.43folders.com/2008/03/03/kung-fu-unplugged
 
-:In yesterday's New York Times, Mark Bittman wrote an entertaining and
-:thoughtful article about realizing that his need to stay wired,
-:in-touch, and updated was really starting to eat into him. His headslap
-:moment came on an international flight, as he realizes the only other
-:place I could escape was in my sleep.  He goes on to talk about the
-:difficulty of maintaining even a single day of Sabbath from electronic
-:communication and media...
+: In yesterday's New York Times, Mark Bittman wrote an entertaining and
+: thoughtful article about realizing that his need to stay wired,
+: in-touch, and updated was really starting to eat into him. His headslap
+: moment came on an international flight, as he realizes the only other
+: place I could escape was in my sleep.  He goes on to talk about the
+: difficulty of maintaining even a single day of Sabbath from electronic
+: communication and media...
 
 * The Advantages of closing a few doors...
 
@@ -54,18 +54,18 @@ By John Tierney Published: February 26, 2008
 
 Full [[http://www.nytimes.com/2008/02/26/science/26tier.html%3Fem&ex%3D1204347600&en%3Dbf8b21f9fbee36d7&ei%3D5087%0A][article in the NYT]]
 
-:The next time you're juggling options — which friend to see, which house to
-:buy, which career to pursue — try asking yourself this question: What would
-:Xiang Yu do?    
-:
-:Xiang Yu was a Chinese general in the third century B.C. who took his troops
-:across the Yangtze River into enemy territory and performed an experiment in
-:decision making. He crushed his troops' cooking pots and burned their ships.
-:
-:He explained this was to focus them on moving forward — a motivational speech
-:that was not appreciated by many of the soldiers watching their retreat option
-:go up in flames. But General Xiang Yu would be vindicated, both on the
-:battlefield and in the annals of social science research.
+: The next time you're juggling options — which friend to see, which house to
+: buy, which career to pursue — try asking yourself this question: What would
+: Xiang Yu do?    
+: 
+: Xiang Yu was a Chinese general in the third century B.C. who took his troops
+: across the Yangtze River into enemy territory and performed an experiment in
+: decision making. He crushed his troops' cooking pots and burned their ships.
+: 
+: He explained this was to focus them on moving forward — a motivational speech
+: that was not appreciated by many of the soldiers watching their retreat option
+: go up in flames. But General Xiang Yu would be vindicated, both on the
+: battlefield and in the annals of social science research.
 
 * Time and Attention by Merlin Mann