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Currently: Designer at @ProPublica. Formerly: @abookapart, @Harmonix, @happycog. Perpetually: Art, music, film. If you’re evil, I’ll forgive you by and by.

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Boy/hood. From @MattBors
Retweeted by Rob WeychertLoving @mSutters’s illustrations in @kevinmhoffman’s new book, Meeting Design, which promises to be excellent.…
Robert Forster did this movie the same year as Jackie Brown!Khrystyne Haje (Simone from Head of the Class) had no such luck.Can’t say I regret watching Corey Haim save his high school from terrorists, and I will now watch him do the same f… Thicke is the police chief. He just said “I suggest you think with your heart instead of your badge.”Amazon Prime’s unparalleled selection of schlock spans many decades. On the docket tonight: Corey Haim saves his sc… escapism.
Ugh. Why undermine the case against guns with misleading stats when the actual stats are already beyond horrific? always want to give the Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse non-threatening dude names. Cody, Dylan, Tyler, Jaime. have inadvertently tuned my ears to the office’s coughing/sneezing/sniffling frequency, and now all I hear is pestilence.Scheduling a disciplinary hearing for Adobe Illustrator. Let me know if you’d like to attend.“Guns don’t kill people; people do.” OK. From 1980–2008, men committed 89.5% of US homicides. Can we talk about men?
Retweeted by Rob Weychert.@eddieizzard on guns, 19 years ago. @robweychert Hell yes. I sometimes pull the value out into a sass variable, and misspell for testing.
Retweeted by Rob Weychert💡 Great tip: to test fallback CSS in modern browsers, misspell a feature query: @supports (display: ggrid) { … } to bed Early to rise Fire up the bandsaw Let’s redden some eyes 🌈
#archivepix (saved 28 Sep 2011)
Retweeted by Rob WeychertThe Cramps Play a Mental Hospital, 1978. Watch:
Retweeted by Rob WeychertA huge segment of gun culture is defined by perverse male power fantasies. It’s grotesque, especially in its lack of self awareness.
Retweeted by Rob Weychert @JessicaHuseman Lemme know if you need a Photoshop assist.
@tamashii 🍻 @tamashii I agree, which is why I specified only cases involving petulant dorks.One time I saw an angry internet man unironically refer to another angry internet man as his “colleague.”I won’t pretend I’m immune to palace intrigue, but paying any attention to Omarosa—let alone putting stock in her c…’s to petulant dorks tweeting indignant screenshots of people blocking them, as if it reflects badly on the blocker, not the blockee. 🥂
I guess @d_carson_design is making music now? year’s SND awards have been announced and @ProPublica picked up *35* Awards of Excellence, including one for o…
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Update: the Zebra Cakes are gone. ✌🏻 could watch @donttrythis’s giddy tour of @aardman all day. And there are enough videos to make that possible! the U.S., “abstinence-based sex education remains the norm […] online porn fills the vacuum, making porn the de…
I randomly bought a box of Little Debbie Zebra Cakes last night and I’m not finding a compelling argument against eating them for breakfast.In a weekly average of 23,077 violent crimes, “the White House only found two crimes linked to immigrants in the co…
@beep I know I have a really great typography/topography joke, just gimme a minute. (Looking suuuuuuper good!)“It’s like designing a house so it’s easy to build, instead of setting up cranes typically used for skyscrapers.” week.“They concluded that Steele’s sources […] had no discernible reason to deceive the small intelligence firm.”
I guess the goal is just to be as good as Bad Brains at anything.
Retweeted by Rob Weychert @angelacolter @18F Congrats! They’re lucky to have you!Everyone please continue making colorful geometric confections and I will continue admiring them.…
“Above all, my old iPad has revealed itself as a cursed object of a modern sort. It wears out without wearing.”“Hey, remember when we added a 47% fee to these tickets? Fun, right? Wouldn’t it be even more fun if you helped us… @business game is a fun way to learn about how and why retail is dying. Try to keep a mall in the black!…, Inc is a new podcast from @ProPublica and @WNYC digging into the president’s opaque conflicts of interest. anything good ever happened *because of* the Greek system rather than *in spite of* the Greek system?“You could spend a million dollars on a piano part and it won’t make you a million dollars back.”“[T]he wound collector never has to go far to feel victimized.” Unpacking the alt-right’s growing body count.’m looking forward to learning more and adapting to Grid’s way of thinking, but this first obstacle is a surprise…
Tinkering with CSS Grid. Does grid-gap not accept fr values? I want my gutter widths to be relative to my column widths.
Hey, what’s everyone doing tonight? I assume, like me, you’ll all be bingeing the Murdoc episodes of the original M… @simplebits This is all I ever wanted out of 2018. 🏆
It’s one of those afternoons where I don’t really understand why people make music that doesn’t sound like @AndrewWK. @markboulton Hooray! Great to have you lighting up again in my RSS feeds. 🎉In my dream, the shelter explained that the kitten I found was an escaped virtuoso reggae drummer. They had an illustrated book about her.
Here's every concussion in the NFL this year
Retweeted by Rob Weychert @ScottKellum Very cool! I’m working on something similar, sans JS/SVG: beat this drum a lot, but if you love movies, you need to be on @letterboxd. And their newly-updated iOS app is 🥇 you want a bunch of interesting links in your inbox once a month, I’ve got a newsletter for you. collected links from January:
You’ll want to make some time for a long shower after reading @FranklinFoer’s in-depth profile of Paul Manafort.
Speaking of "never again"...
Retweeted by Rob WeychertThis moment is grosser than I thought it could be.“We are miseducating the young to believe military heroism is the noblest form of heroism.”
Retweeted by Rob WeychertJOBS!
Retweeted by Rob WeychertWindhammer FTW! #MakeAirNotWar
Retweeted by Rob WeychertSome @AGWC footage of me is in a @HSpecialSurgery ad, but my @usairguitar buddy Papa Air actually had surgery there… @Caleb_Forever Yeah, they’ve gotten a lot less consistent.Yes, the likely actions are Snooze the Alarm, Stop the Timer. But the buttons’ inverted functions across modes mess…
@carlyayres In 1957 a gritty drama called Decoy was the first cop show with a female lead. Stream all 39 episodes: I was on the teevee last night (around the halfway mark): @jenmussari @FictiveCameron Here it is: @jenmussari @FictiveCameron Sounds like a very effective ad. @fanelli look are you selling or notMy favorite film of 2017 was Negative Space, nominated for Best Animated Short. Trailer and behind-the-scenes:…
@hannahsbirch !!! @hannahsbirch omg @jenmussari Maintaining a healthy, active lifestyle is just one of the ways you can be like Windhammer. Learn more at our website. @jenmussari 🤨Everyone listen up. Zoology should have another o. Zooology. Or if you’re @NewYorker, zooölogy. Let’s make this a priority in 2018, please.
The popular view of journalism as “someone saying what I want to hear” makes me wonder if the word will suffer the same fate as “literally.”