Weekly Twitter Digest: 2009-06-08

  • I am SO glad I live in coastal California. There are more smokers outside of CA, and they *reek*. #
  • Whale Wars Season 2 is available for Season Pass on iTunes for $19.99. Get it! :) #
  • Updated links to my travel page. I know, I'm like 3 years behind. Sorry. http://echeng.com/travel/ #
  • Convinced an editor to write about shark finning in an upcoming shark article for kids in AMC mag (in Taiwan). Donating images in return. #
  • Just installed a video driver on Jim's nav computer. They ran at 800x600, 256 color for years before. I can't even imagine. #
  • Future Shear Water guests: do not store your luggage in the new storage compartment. They will come out smelling like death. #
  • Three manatees in the harbor, including one baby! Very cute! #
  • "HO-tel. HO-tel. Goan'. Goan'. Goan' to the HO-tel. Goan' be slow. (Excerpts from Eric Practices His Southern) #
  • "DUHDn'(d). DUHDn'(d). That DUHDn'(d) make any SAY-ence." I'll get it one of these days. #
  • European need to standardize cheek kisses. 1? 2? 3? Air kiss? Contact? I just botched a Swiss double cheeker and almost got it on the lips. #
  • @charlottelai I keep getting emails for an "emily cheng". My favorite tactic is to reply all. in reply to charlottelai #
  • Arrived in Charleston. Excited to hang out with friends at Spoleto! #
  • I'm going to try to be better about sending trip journals / available expeditions to my personal travel list: http://bit.ly/14eZ4i #
  • Went to see Charles Wadsworth interviewed for NPR. He was brilliant! (He's handing Spoleto USA's chamber music program over to Geoff) #
  • The food in Charleston is amazing. The downside? I feel bloated. #
  • "East coast beaches suck." But it is quite beautiful here... http://twitpic.com/6oq6v #
  • @fleander I was quoting someone else. I don't like your beaches as much as I do West Coast beaches, but they have their charm here... #
  • Starting to get emails about my background appearances on Whale Wars 2 (Animal Planet). Excited to see the premiere episode! #
  • Xee.app just replaced Preview.app for me (for images. still use Preview for PDFs). http://bit.ly/EXcpQ #
  • Whale Wars 2 on iTunes isn't in HD? So disappointing... #
  • The downward slide: I am eating ice cream for lunch. #
  • Waiting for @chriskac to start complaining about the Pre! ;) in reply to chriskac #
  • Hrm. Penguin Planet and captive bald eagle at the Charleston aquarium = sad. No room at all. :( #
  • I'm on the internet at http://paolosgelato.com right now! #
  • Obviously, I'm not on that webcam anymore. Trying to purge stomach bloat somehow before late dinner tonight. #
  • I hear there is a new Facebook client for Blackberry. Been waiting for improvements (downloading now). http://bit.ly/zN8yr #
  • I just lost 7 minutes of my life. http://bit.ly/bwCK5 #
  • I hear the gyro incident made a prominent appearance on Whale Wars 2 season premiere. Har har. #
  • @choccobo Hey man. Saw the photos from your housewarming party. Congrats! (I'm in Charleston) in reply to choccobo #
  • @chriskac And so it begins! har har har. in reply to chriskac #
  • Last supper in Charleston with Pam, Geoff, Livia and Alisa. Had a wonderful time at Spoleto USA! #