Switched from 1 row of 8 workspaces to 2 rows of 5. God bless you wnck-applet! Multiplexing -- whether it be on the terminal or the desktop -- is awesome. Simple as that.
I've started using multiple windows in a web browser again. Tabs are excellent but too many (>30) and it becomes a pain to manage them. This way I can have a maximised 'work' (supposedly) web browsing session on workspace 6 and news/shopping on workspace 1 (along with a tabbed gnome-terminal [screen sessions in each tab], tabbed gedit, and tabbed gaim -- what a ton of tabs!).
The metadata features (Spotlight) of OSX Tiger salvaged from BeOS sound pretty cool. I hope they make it into GNOME. The way it's going I have a feeling that the GNOME developers will consider such a feature "too difficult" for users to understand.
Ordered a Daring Fireball Tee (much-o spiffyness) after scrounging money off a friend. Having to borrow money always sucks, though
HDTV tracker was alive today but has died again
Just fucking leave it up already. I'm not the only person still getting these torrents.