I think it’s a very healthy thing to have people in your life that are radically unimpressed by your accomplishments.

I mean, seriously. People who couldn’t care less about your achievements.

But, these people support you and love you for who you are and who would continue to love and support you regardless of where you go and what you do.

Or how big your “following” or influence becomes.

It’s hard to find genuine people like that. It keeps you grounded. Humble, and keeps your head on straight.

I consider myself blessed to have a few though.

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The Name ‘Dom Cobb’ and the Movie Inception

I really enjoyed Inception and I can’t wait to watch it for a second time this coming week.

There were a number of things that I really liked about it and I could probably spend a bunch of time sharing my thoughts but there was one particular standout element that I liked the most: Dom Cobb’s name.

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My Thoughts on GPL, WordPress, Thesis Theme, and My Theme [Standard Theme]

We’ve been in the Official Commercially Supported GPL Theme on WordPress.org for a while and it’s been great.

And here’s the thing: The Standard Theme wouldn’t exist without Matt and his community-developed product WordPress.

A few personal thoughts on the current (and long-lasting) storm that surrounds GPL [An interview between the two parties]. If you want the “short” version, read this here, want some of Matt’s thoughts on GPL and Themes, click here, and if you want another perspective, check this out, and here too.

Anyways, here are my thoughts…

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Thoughts on Living in a Basement

I’m not sure if it was obvious to anyone out there in the interwebs, but I’ve been living in someone’s basement for the past few months. In fact, I’m not sure I “announced” it or anything like that (not that it needs to be announced…).

It’s been rather fun, actually.

And sure, now I can knock that one off my bucket list.

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