Scream Scram 5k 2009

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Distance 5k Time 21:59 (Unofficial) Pace 6:59 GPS Analysis Garmin Connect Just a few minutes after I finished Denver last week, I met up with Simon. He says, “You should come out and run Friday night with us at the Scream Scram”. A Halloween fun run 5k — sign me up! All week long I knew I would wear my … Read More

Run: Slow 6M (5.81 mi)

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Perfect weather today. Roads had dried up and the sun was out. I don’t enjoy that cool wind though. My clothing selection because literally 2x harder trying to figure out the shirt to wear. Long or short sleeve? Jacket? Oh, summer — why do you have to leave me. I headed out and kept a fast cadence. This seems to … Read More

Be Careful With Apache Wicket’s isVisible

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I see this all the time: class MyPage extends WebPage { MyPage() { MyComponent myComponent = new MyComponent(“myComponent”); add(myComponent); myComponent.setVisible(isMyConditionMet()); } } Looks harmless I suppose but issues develop as the code does. A new link gets added to the page. Then the author finds out that they need to re-calculate the visibility of myComponent, so they call it there … Read More

Side Effects of Apache Wicket’s assertModelValue

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Whenever a defect is found in my application, my first thought is always the same — I SUCK. After that wears off in 10 seconds, I move on to wondering how I let it slip through the cracks. Often before even diagnosing what the fix would be, I jump into my unit tests and start coding up a test that … Read More

Run: Easy 1Hr (7.53 mi)

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While others were getting all giddy at the sight of snow, we had rain here just miles away. Drizzle. Yuck. Shit. I wanted to get back on my feet today. Fuck it. Sure, I could have stuck to pavement but what fun is that. So got out in the mud and cold to stretch out a bit and ease the … Read More