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  • 19 Years Ago

    19 Years Ago

    Today marked 19 years since Dad died. I spent much of the emotion during my uncle’s funeral a few weeks ago, but it helped being surrounded by 450 of some of the greatest coworkers a guy could ask for. Even though I only told one person, I appreciate y’all helping me stay social and making…

  • Hot Dogs Across America—Flash Talk Edition

    In October, I joined 400 coworkers in Park City, Utah, for the annual all-hands Automattic Grand Meetup. During the weekend, everyone gives a 4-minute flash talk on any subject they would like. This year, Hot Dogs Across America. Hot Dogs Across America is my quest/challenge with Fischer to see who can eat a hot dog…

  • WordPress Tattoo Party

    WordPress Tattoo Party

    At the Automattic Grand Meetup, we had gold temporary tattoo sheets to take home. Much better than anything I could have bought at the airport for the kids.

  • Jetpack Juice

  • Happiness Badges

    A number of Automatticians worked to create these “happiness badges” for a variety of roles that Happiness Engineers serve in. The badges were retroactive to things you’ve worked on in the past too. For me, the badges represent work in our old “Core Happiness” team, Jetpack, VaultPress, WordPress.com’s public forums, Themes/CSS (even though I turned…

  • Old Park City

    Old Park City