Michael Gillson on November 5th, 2011

Thought is the blossom; language the bud; action the fruit behind it. –Ralph Waldo Emerson He was so learned that he could name a horse in nine languages; so ignorant that he bought a cow to ride on. –Benjamin Franklin What is the shortest word in the English language that contains the letters: abcdef? Answer: […]

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Michael Gillson on April 1st, 2011

The actor becomes an emotional athlete. The process is painful — my personal life suffers. –Al Pacino I work with C# during the day.  At night, I am learning Python.  I try to apply my C# knowledge to coding in Python.  In C#, I use properties frequently.  Properties almost always have a getter method.  To […]

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Michael Gillson on March 15th, 2011

My vocation is more in composition really than anything else — building up harmonies using the guitar, orchestrating the guitar like an army, a guitar army. –Jimmy Page Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will make me go in a corner and cry by myself for hours. –Eric Idle The world is […]

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Michael Gillson on March 10th, 2011

Action is the foundational key to all success. –Anthony Robbins Whiskey has killed more men than bullets, but most men would rather be full of whiskey than bullets. –Logan Pearsall Smith TurnKey Linux is a great organization.  The have built dozens of appliances based on Ubuntu 10.04 LTS Server.  These appliances can be run as […]

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