About This Site

by Jon Sullivan - 2019.08.26



Just a man and his tacos. And their adventures together.

Welcome to Jon's Blog. If you are looking for the dorky kid from Stevensville, the pizza guy from Missoula/Bozeman, the drunk asshole from Irvine, the code monkey in San Diego, Orophino from WoW, y6y6y6 from MetaFilter, MacAlpine from the SCA, or the fat bald guy with a camera you ran across somewhere.... That's me. Back to blogging. Funny how things come full circle.

This page was created in the late 90s during the blogging era. Before Facebook, Twitter, Instagram etc even existed. It's gone through many incarnations over the decades. But I'm relaunching it fresh in 2019. It's my chance to stand in the town square and talk to the world.

Jon Sullivan is a 56+ year old programmer living in San Diego. He plays too many video games. And is said to be an excellent cook. Also, he takes photos.

   


News
Got the archive section here done finally. Fires and power outages in CA haven't effected me. I doubt they will. I'm fairly close to downtown with no brush to wory about.
Recent Posts
- This is why we can't have nice things
    "I think there is a lot of good to be said about our libertarian tradition. But this is the consequence - we don't succeed as well as a collective."
- Fresh pasta recipe
    Fresh pasta is worth the effort. And fairly easy once you've done it a few times.
- When comfort food fails
    "Sharing food with another human being is an intimate act that should not be indulged in lightly." - M. F. K. Fisher
- End game
    Person. Woman. Man. Camera. TV. Tower.
- Well that's new
    Some comfort food to enjoy as Mad King Donald fiddles the country to ruin.
- The music problem
    Google Music is going away and being "transitioned" to YouTube music.
- Was it all a lie
    The idea of American exceptionalism has taken a beating in the last four years.
Food I Cooked
Old School Blogroll
kottke.org
Home of fine hypertext products.
MetaFilter
A community weblog.
A Chicken Is Not Pillage
You forgot his exclamation point! It defines him. He put it there for a reason, to show how in! your! face! he is.
jessamyn.com
abada abada - twenty years of jessamyn
Matt Haughey
A Whole Lotta Nothing
dooce
Heater, Mother Of Lance
Anil Dash
A blog about making culture. Since 1999.
Some Bits
Nelson's weblog
Everlasting Blort
proud member of the reality-based community
Whatever
This machine mocks fascists
Scripting News
It's even worse than it appears.
Flutterby
Short attention spans in a world full of flowers
mimi smartypants
Seriously, though: what's with the penguins?
Montreal City Weblog
Stupid Evil Bastard
What the fuck is wrong with you people?
Idle Words
brevity is for the weak
Making Light
Say what you mean. Bear witness. Iterate.
wilwheaton.net
50,000 Monkeys at 50,000 Typewriters Can't Be Wrong
Justin Hall
Growing & breaking down since 1994
Mike the Mad Biologist
Helping idiots who desperately need my assistance by calling them fucking morons since 2004
jwz
MSSV
AKMA’s Random Thoughts
Ruminations about hermeneutics, theology, theory, politics, ecclesiastical life… and exercise.
things magazine
An occasional weblog about objects, collections and discoveries
Miscellaneous Heathen
Hold to the now, the here, through which all future plunges to the past.
kimberussell.com
where it's always Virgo Season
Cockeyed
World of Warcraft
Getting it ready for you.
Recent Trips
Getting it ready for you.