I got good feedback on this presentation, and definitely enjoyed making my point. One person on the great big interwebs tweeted that my MountainWest RubyConf presentation was the best they'd ever seen in their lives. Another person who was at both GoRuCo and MountainWest said this one was better. I don't know about any of that, but in this presentation, I live-coded drum and bass in Ruby with Reason using Archaeopteryx, demonstrated weird
lambdatechniques, showed how Steve Jobs stole a great idea from Andy Warhol, and ranted about muppetfuckers.
I posted a short live-coding video late last night:
Now you can see the whole presentation that goes with it at as well. Fair warning, though - it's a full hour of streaming video (via Confreaks).