I've got a half-finished chunk of major Guppi changes
sitting in my local tree, but Evolution debugging is
blocking all other tasks.
Adding new features is so much more fun than
debugging. Feature freeze sucks.
Tasty Frozen Alcoholic Auto-Treats
I was in Lake Charles, Louisiana last weekend, attending a
friend's wedding. In case you don't already know, Louisiana
exists in a parallel universe when it comes to laws related
I've been to New Orleans a few time, where street vendors
selling extremely alcoholic goodies are not uncommon. In
Lake Charles, I was introduced to the small-town version of
this tradition: the drive-through daiquiri stand
The one we visited, "The Daiquiri Shack", had a full menu of
frozen drinks, as well as Jello shots for the bargain price
of $1. And I have to admit it: it was a really good
Apparently Louisiana does have some sort of "container law",
but the great legal minds of the drive-through daiquiri
industry have a solution. The plastic cup you are served
your daiquiri in have a lid on top, and that lid is held in
place by a piece of scotch tape. Thus the cup doesn't
qualify as an "open container".
Luckily, the piece of tape doesn't obstruct the straw-hole
in the lid.