Monthly Archives: August 2012

I R Guarding Yr Desk, Kai

I R Guarding Yr Desk, Kai

Hodge stands guard on my makeshift desk, defending it against all interlopers and usurpers. When he’s awake that is.

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You’ll lose your mind and play

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6KXSb6wuJg

This should atone for the Happy Morning video. Syd is in rather good shape here but this isn’t too far from when the steep, swift decline began. By April of the next year he’d be out of the band.

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Because there is nothing worse than waking up early on a weekend

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kSW1m83GqzY

Tolerate mornings – I prefer Coke Zero though

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A Plague on Both Their Houses

There is some debate as to how it happened but for the first time in many years one of our computers got a virus. It was a particularly powerful worm, called Live Platinum Security. I recognized it for what it … Continue reading

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Fridge report for the dog days of August

I am stocked up again, thanks to JAW and my own recognizance in MT. Two sixes of Summit Saga IPA, two packs of Surly Furious, a pack of Surly Bender, a sampler of Pigs Ass Porter, Black Widow Oatmeal Stout, … Continue reading

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Only a stainless steel rat can be at home in this environment.

R.I.P. to Harry Harrison, an extraordinary writer and wit, creator the Stainless Steel Rat series and the writer of the story that inspired Soylent Green. There was nothing quite like the joy of discovering the SSR when you were in … Continue reading

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Standing on a Supervolcano

Last week found us in Montana and Wyoming. We used Livingston MT as a base but the main attraction was this little park we found 50+ miles south of there. Ever heard of it? I hadn’t been to Yellowstone since … Continue reading

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