Monthly Archives: August 2011

Open Letter to Greg Hands

Update: Scroll down for the reply from Greg Hands. Dear Mr Hands, In 2007 you were a signatory to EDM 1240, effectively promoting the continued use and dissemination of useless interventions and poor medical advice. Given the recent trend in … Continue reading

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Bad Opinion Generator

A laugh provided by the people over at The Week. The popup will show you some of histories most ridiculous predictions and opinions: http://theweek.com/article/index/218150/bad-opinion-generator#

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Show All Results With The will_paginate Gem

A partial solution to getting will_paginate to show all the results on the one page. I chose to stick the link that will cause all the results to be displayed inside the pagination menu using jQuery. This should go in … Continue reading

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Paginate an array using will_paginate

The will_paginate gem is a great bit of kit for adding pagination to your larger result sets. I recently had some trouble getting will_paginate to paginate an array. Naturally I checked the will_paginate Github page but failed to see a … Continue reading

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Blueprint CSS and jQuery Datepicker

A quick post for those who have had problems with the formatting issues that arise when using the jQuery Datepicker with Blueprint. I took the fixes given here to come up with my own solution below. Here’s the CSS that … Continue reading

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