We went to my youngest child’s first San Francisco Giants game on Tuesday, May 15th and vs. The Cincinnati Reds. The Giants won 5-3 and it really was a night to remember! I am not much of a sports fan but am able to get tickets since the Giants are my customer. The thought about…… Continue reading San Francisco Giants Baseball game
I’ve finally completed The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild. I’ve always wanted to play Zelda ever since I was a kid and saw my friends who had a Nintendo playing. My best friend had a Sega and so that is what I wanted and I remained in the Sega camp all the way…… Continue reading The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild
Got this from The Elephant Journal and thought it was worth keeping. Link: https://www.elephantjournal.com/2017/11/jim-carrey-explains-depression-in-the-best-way-ive-ever-heard/ Jim Carrey shares the startling realization he came to after years of fame: it’s totally pointless to spend our whole lives creating and curating some specific identity for ourselves. This is all ego: desiring to be important, to be someone, to matter. In…… Continue reading Jim Carrey quote
Last week I noticed we had the option to use short videos in our Facebook profiles. This got me thinking about what might make a fun profile video; the best I could think of were those wanted posters from Harry Potter where the image moves. I had some rare free time so I put on…… Continue reading Harry Potter moving ‘wanted poster’ using own video
An innocent tube This small white bottle of lube A snicker profound!
This morning I finally figured out the second part of a question that has been in my mind for two decades. It is a question that would pop into my head and I would either immediately forget about it or make an attempt to find the answer, never with any luck. It isn’t even really…… Continue reading Jungle Hunt, Camisra and Pitfall
I’ve spent the last few days encrypting everything. We’ve had a lot of home break-ins recently in our little seaside hamlet and it made me realize how vulnerable all our data was to thieves. With all the security, firewalls, passcodes and so on I never really thought much about having our physical devices stolen out…… Continue reading Encryption, Synology and External Disks
This past week I finally got around to organizing yet another part of my life. This time it was my internet bookmarks; not the browser bookmarks as I had done that previously but more specifically the once I had on del.icio.us. I noticed in December that his site was often down and remains so! This…… Continue reading del.icio.us bookmarks and internet stuff