You can now use the trim left/right keys (,/.) to roll the selected clip without changing its duration or the clips either side. Or use [/] to select the in or out edits and ripple those.
This morning, in a key-fumbling daze, I selected the clip using option+click. The result is this:
…which leads to the obvious response, vis:
Try it. Now try the , / . keys.
Yeah, I know, right? Slide on by, man. Nice and smooth.
Oh, and Damien, the slacker whose blog this ostensibly is? He looks exactly like Beaker. With exactly that expression.