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“By the end of the war it was deemed inadequate”

Today we went to a nearby shopping outlet (I got sandals) and they had a section for the Museum of American Armor. This is an off shoot of the American Airpower Museum which the kids and I visit a lot. My 11 year old son is a WWII armor vehicle buff. He looked at a […]

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May I destroy you?

The robot security was a nice touch but if I were that kid I’d hire that robot as a body guard.

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Family

19 Years ago today

Time goes by but it doesn’t feel like it does. Lily and I have been married for 19 years today. What was it like back then? 19 years ago I was threatening Lily’s maid of honor with physical harm for being late and holding us up. It all worked out for the best and we’re […]

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Rit dye is some powerful stuff

I wish I took a “before” picture but these rims used to look like white nylon. I’m replacing the girl’s tires and soaked the nylon rims in Rit Kelly Green dye for about 2 minutes. They came out a little darker than I intended but the girl still likes them.

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Namecheap dynamic DNS setup with ddclient

I recently received an e-mail from my free dynamic DNS provider that said I can upgrade for a fee or I can every month login and re-validate that I’m still using their service. As I’ve been mooching off of them for over 8 years I really can’t blame them and I fully understand this change. […]

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You are there and I am not

This afternoon I had an appointment in Chinatown and when it was over I text messaged Lily to let her know I’m headed home. Her reply should not have surprised me. Can you get me some longan? This is not really a good idea. I may have come back with cat food for all I […]