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April 2010

If it’s stuck in my head…

why not in yours too? Gods I love the animation. So fun.

The ultimate gig bag

For the last 5 years or so I have had a simple black-cloth messenger bag. Two small snapped pockets, large flap, heavy duty zipper, heavy-duty canvas without any plastic applications, with a wooden ruler in a slot for the top-rib. It was an Army-Navy store purchase for $10. A lot of messenger bags are gigantic. […]

Settling in

I’m somewhere in my second month for this company. In reality this is about where you really find out what a job is or is not. The short version is, tentatively, I think I have made the right decision. I had to update my wardrobe for this job. In many ways I am circling back […]

Simply awesome…

Found by kagur http://comics.com/f_minus/2010-04-22/

Saw this one today

BEGIN{$^H {q}=sub:{my$ my=$ _[1];$ my!~ /\$/?$ my:sub: {my% my=@_;(my$ my=$ my)=~s ‘\$(\w+)’$ my{$ 1}’eg;$ my}};$ ^H |=0x28000} ‘The quick blue fox $action over the lazy dog.’->(action => ‘jumps’) The code returns: The quick blue fox jumps over the lazy dog. Awesome and painful at the same time.

Trustworthiness by beard.


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A path less trod.

I’ve been debating back and forth on writing this post. I’ve started it a few times and left off because it didn’t work right. As can probably be guessed from my earlier posts, I took one of the job offers and have been working my new job. As also could probably be guessed from the […]

Apple and blood?

I kinda liked the Apple snow leopard before they photoshopped the blood off it’s muzzle. But hey…that’s me.


Last year, suerankin and I visited Yosemite for the first time as its season started. By odd luck, we ended up there Easter weekend. This turned out to be a great time because: #1) the winter had broken enough to make the drive palatable #2) the nights weren’t too cold to be able to camp […]