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Wes Allen
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Attended Lancaster Mennonite High School
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Twitter's new profiles are very pretty.
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I have a sonic iPhone, my name is The Salesman, and my catchphrase is, "How was Jamaica?"

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Plzz post what u r
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Item: Sonic cat
Title: Farmer
Catchphrase: ok. Not haven't yet.

Don't ask....

Well if I go with last text sent it's: On my way home. Change your mind about having me pick up anything?
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Just thought I'd share a drawing my daughter created this weekend, it's destined for my office...
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Love it, beautiful simplicity!
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So I'm thinking of setting up own cloud on my raspberry pi. Any folks here do this? How well does it work?
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If you have FAT32 as files system on the storage device, then 2 Gbyte is the largest file you can have.
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A tie I might wear.
 
who's the knight? who's the geek?
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Heh
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He is risen.
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So is this a sign of short-sightedness and firefox's growing irrelevance... Or that "metro" is pretty much dead on the desktop.. Or some mix there of?
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I don't think it's becoming irrelevant — it doesn't have the marketshare that Chrome sees now. But looking at both MNsure and MN.gov portal statistics as an example, Firefox's percentage hasn't changed much over the past few years.  Sure that doesn't mean it's the hottest browser on the market and no it will not likely ever overtake the marketshare Chrome has gained, but I don't think it's become irrelevant.

Opera...now there's an irrelevant browser, still enjoying an average of 1% or less of visits on Minnesota state government websites.
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Don't blink...
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Nice shirt, bro. I got the same one. 
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I'd like to learn python, any good starting points out there that you trust, folks?
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I found udacity.com interesting, although probably more suited if you have limited experience with programming in general
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The last update to Keynote fixed many of the glaring (and stupid) glitches in the new version.  I'm still not a fan of the way the files save, and searching media is.. odd, but even with that I'm finding myself working faster with this new release.

I'll have to play with template creation so I can shrink the file sizes a bit more - I just explored the package contents of my last save and found a whole bunch of object styles saved that I REALLY do not need.
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Pastor
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  • ABCNJ
    Associate Regional Pastor for Technology in Ministry, 2008 - present
  • Central Baptist Church
    Pastor, 2003 - present
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I'm a Painfully Hopeful Geek-Pastor
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I’m a pastor, and a geek, and I honestly don’t know why I keep putting myself “out there” for people to see.  Actually, I’m rather introverted in my natural state.  So, while pushing the envelope and leading is kind of compulsive for me -it’s also out character.  If anyone wants to write a paper on my particular form of insanity please let me know (I could use the royalties).  Really, I’m just “painfully hopeful.”  I hope that I can be a decent pastor, geek, father, and husband.  It’s just sometimes I’m painfully aware that I’m not quite all that I want to be.  This is OK, however, because I have hope that maybe one day – I will.  “Painfully Hopeful” is my story.
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  • Lancaster Mennonite High School
  • Eastern University
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