I am thankful for Minneapolis

There's a great write-up on Good about my city and my mayor, R.T. Rybak. Minneapolis isn't a perfect city, by any means. But it remains the best place I have ever had the privilege of living. And I think a huge part of that is the unofficial city motto that Good highlights here: "Minneapolis: We Build Stuff and Take Care of Things." Read the rest

Happy Community Manager Appreciation Day, Antinous, Avram and Felton!

Today is the second annual Community Manager Appreciation Day, and I'd like to take a moment to thank our amazing and valiant mods, Antinous, Avram and Felton, whose tireless spamfighting, flamedousing, defusing, encouragement, and patience make our message boards the wonderful places they are. Thanks!

Second Annual Community Manager Appreciation Day: Jan 24th, 2011 (#CMAD) (via Anil Dash)  Outstanding tips for community moderation - Boing Boing Moderation blog - Boing Boing Read the rest