Narrated Reflected

2005 Year In Review

In January, I [replaced my Sidekick with a Sidekick II](, [realized I had been online for 10 years](, [embarrassed myself at a Shaun Of The Dead signing](, [had an amusing IM conversation about my cat](, [got dripped on](, [went to a snowball fight in Central Park](, [celebrated one year of VJ Army](, and [rediscovered my favorite short story](

In February, I [took my first really good picture](, [rebuilt everything after my site got hacked](, [fixed a life-long health problem](, [surprised Katie on Valentine’s Day](, [saw Spamalot](, and [wrote another Quicksilver tutorial](

In March, I [witnessed a very hostile panel discussion at the MT&R](, [saw TMBG vs. McSweeney’s at the Allen Room](, [indirectly helped get a game to market](, [got the shit kicked out of me by a movie](, and [explained where the names of my websites came from](

In April, I [previewed the new NIN album](, [lost my faith in 24](, [had a very peculiar courtesy call](, [got dripped on again](, [was a “cool new person” on myspace](, and [played with Quartz Composer](

In May, I [rewrote my biography page](, [got sick to my stomach at work](, [acted as a photojournalist for a day](, [did a long legal analysis on Konami vs. Roxor](, [went to the Nintendo World launch](, [made my sleep-talking come alive with Photoshop](, [revealed 24 Season 5 spoilers](, and [went to a Gorillaz Q&A](

In June, I [saw Glengarry Glen Ross](, [went to Six Flags and did Kingda Ka](, [turned 25](, [transcribed the WWDC keynote]( and [tried to get developers not to panic](, [recorded videos at SVGL](, [had a bizarre Flickr moment](, [started a musical project](, [waxed ecstatic over PokerRoom](, [explained what I do for a living](, [illustrated the benefits of workblogging](, [captured a subway ride](, and [worried about the health of the city](

In July, I [took a stand against fanfic writers](, [went to the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eating Contest](, [found out what a competitive eater listens to](, [rallied against blog luddites in higher education](, [explained how to make your own workblog](, and [spent 4.5 hours at the Del Close Marathon](

In August, I [got the Shutterbugs bug](, [stood out in a thunderstorm](, [did the Monte Cristo](, [went to a Comedy Central taping and saw Ted Leo](, and [leaked a song online](

In September, I [canceled my New Orleans vacation](, [geeked the hell out over the DJ Shadow box set thing](, [explained how to download Taiko no Tatsujin PSP songs](, and [went to my first Channel 102 show](

In October, [my world shrunk just a bit more](, I [examined the new iPod Video files](, [my love for Pat Kiernan grew more](, [I took in the oddest music industry panel possible](, [took a week off](, [went to Eugene’s CD recording](, [mused on the mystery smell of ’05](, [told the tale of two comedy shows](, and revealed that [I am horrible at not cheating at games](

In November, I [saw NIN in concert](, [reviewed the Channel 102 November showing](, [laughed at Pengo](, [had a joke catch up with me a year and a half later](, and [schooled a street team](

In December, I [saw Ted Leo again](, [pondered the true name of my cat](, [walked to work](, [took another great picture](, and [caught the Lazy Sunday bug](

Other metrics of interest:

– [ Past Events](
– [Flickr: 2005 Photos](