Two Thoughts

1. I am going to start delving into/learning ReactJS this weekend. Been reading up on it since it’s important to the future of WordPress. It’s made a bunch of ideas bubble up.

2. I had something, but it’s gone now. Hooray! Leaves more room in my brain for bar trivia tonight with my old co-workers!

Goodbye

The first time I heard Obama speak was on an iPod. The old touch-wheel type — remember those? — and I’d downloaded a bunch of speeches from the 2004 Democratic National Convention. And his, it made the hairs on my neck stand up. It gave me goosebumps. Tears in my eyes. It made me believe. Believe that maybe there were politicians out there that legitimately believed in the promise of America. My then-wife, Carolyn, and I listened to it, and I said, “That guy is going to be President someday.”

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