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Politics

Palin seems to know why they lost

Massive irony alert. I think the Republican ticket represented too much of the status quo, too much of what had gone on in these last eight years, that Americans were kind of shaking their heads like going, wait a minute, how did we run up a $10 trillion debt in a Republican administration? via Palin: […]

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Geek

The iPhone 3G

I’ve had the iPhone 3G for a week now and have come to one inescapable conclusion: I need to buy a watch. The iPhone 3G is well designed and easy to use.  The screen is larger than my old BlackBerry Pearl but not too large. The built in applications are generally okay but a little […]

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Anime Gunpla

Zaku II version 2.0

I’ve picked up on making the Zaku II version 2.0 again and have completed the torso and head.  It’s a good model and when I have it complete I’ll put the old 1995 version next to the 2007 version for comparisons. My kids love watching me build these.  I have some left in the basement […]

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Photo

Flash diffusers

I don’t (yet) own a flash so from time to time I use the built in pop-up flash.  This produces harsh light so I picked up the Puffer by Gary Fong.  It’s a diffuser that softens up the flash and I’ve been thinking of getting is for a week or two. Here is an example […]

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Politics

We voted

Around 6:30 AM Lily and I voted today. It’s going to be a long day and I can’t wait to see who wins.

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Humor Just Stupid

“Yes your Honor, a horse race.”

The Senator Stevens juror who left the trial? It wasn’t her dad she went to see. It was a horse race. You really can’t make this stuff up.

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Geek

Got a new iPhone

I’m playing with the iphone and so far so good. The intergration and UI show how developed the product is. Serious time wasting potential.

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Just Stupid Politics

Your VP candidate is so dumb she…

This is going to put Your Mama Is So Dumb jokes in perspective. “If [the media] convince enough voters that that is negative campaigning, for me to call Barack Obama out on his associations,” Palin told host Chris Plante, “then I don’t know what the future of our country would be in terms of First […]