The day started out with the realization that I pulled off the best (COLLABORATE - self annointed) prank ever. Twitter was...all atwitter about the fact that Mark Rittman was Oracle's Person of the Year. Of course it wasn't true. If you look at the picture, you'll realize that he's wearing exactly the same clothes in the magazine cover as he is in real life.
It was probably made possible by: 1. The presenter kept calling me and hassling me (joking) 2. The presenter had laptop issues and asked if he could use mine in case his disintegrated during the presentation. (true story)
I was told about the event by Chad Johnson, a frequent attendee of the local Suncoast Oracle Users Group (SOUG) and someone who I have come to like and respect. Mr. Johnson found me falling asleep, I mean, writing, in the main hall.
Of course I was interested in a Florida specific group...anything I can do to get people involved I'm all for.
Unfortunately, it ran right up around beer time (5 pm), but as John Piwowar pointed out: