The personal website of Chris Coyier

USA Spending

Very nicely done site that allows you explore where the United States government spends money. I figured I’d try to find out a very basic question… how much of the federal budget goes to military spending. I’d seen pie charts like this that say 54% ($598.5 billion of 1.11 trillion in 2015). Then this site, […]

Tater Joes

If you’re an old-time banjo player or fiddle player, I imagine you couldn’t do much better for finding tabs (for banjo) and sheet music (for fiddle) than Tater Joes. Over 500 of each! Plus they’ll (Ken/Mark) shoot you a PDF of all of it for beer money. I sent ’em twenty bucks and got the […]

It seems quite impossible to get AT&T Cellular Service on an Apple Watch

I was finally convinced to get an Apple Watch. My wife and I wanted to do some fitness tracking stuff. I figured, sure, why not, the Apple Watch seems to do that super well. The series 3 has cellular service now too, so I could listen to music at the gym without bringing a phone […]

Indoor Kids

I couldn’t find a GIF or even YouTube of this moment from Wet Hot American Summer. It’s just a dumb line that I think about a lot. I own the movie on iTunes so I tried to make this from that, but apparently does a lot to prevent you from snipping bits from movies 🙄. […]