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<Narrator>  It wasn’t Anaheim </Narrator> See you in Chicago in two weeks!

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Brr…

If travelling through Canada in late winter and living in Boston for 2 winters has taught me one thing, it’s how to penguin walk on slippery streets. And layer clothes…two things…two things has it taught me. Also keeping heating going … Continue reading

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Technological reminiscence

I just posted this on Reddit, in some obscure little backwater, but I would like to share it with you lot.  Bear in mind that I’m 39 (this is relevant) and we’re talking about finding Win95 discs :   [–]greyjackal 1 … Continue reading

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David Wong is a sensationalist

No, that isn’t an ad hominem, it’s my sincere belief. It’s based on the content of the article here : http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-ways-you-dont-realize-movies-are-controlling-your-brain/ Let’s break the article down. First of all, the headline. It’s right up there with the National Enquirer or, … Continue reading

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Parents are awesome. Occasionally embarrassing, but generally awesome

I might be rapidly approaching 40, which means my dad is knocking on the door of 70 , but his grasp of technology (employing me to operate the VCR in the 80s notwithstanding) is somewhat impressive. He can text, he … Continue reading

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Social Media – it’s not “ours”

Time and again I have encountered antagonism toward social media outlets like Facebook and Twitter when someone shouts out that it’s not fair for one or the other to start charging for their services. Then we have people who complain … Continue reading

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Where did this man learn about the disc??

Where did this man learn about the disc??, a photo by Flying Badger on Flickr.

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Movember

Posted from Windsor, England, United Kingdom. Yes, it’s that time of year where blokes all around the world make themselves look daft for the sake of men’s health. Some men can pull off the ‘tache, but not all of us … Continue reading

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A decision has been made

Scary title – a decision?  Me?  Yikes. Anyway, after a very illuminating evening reading my travel diaries from two years ago, I’m going to transcribe them here.  Word for word. With the occasional interjection from Present-day Me (as G-2010) and photos. … Continue reading

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Uh oh…

I just found Civ for the Touch/iPhone. Guess the bedtime book is going to be relegated for a while

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