Geo exploded last night
Context: I gave Aaron my old Passat (a bit of a repair bill magnet), so Aaron gave Kyle the Geo. He is still very protective of the Geo's reputation and was always a bit salty about giving up his …
Found this tangentially via Twitter also. Good on MTV for publishing it.
David Bowie has some questions and criticisms about MTV’s lack of videos featuring black artists in this 1983 interview with Mark Goodman.
Some more commentar…
I was wrong, the older monitors only have DVI, VGA, and DisplayPort - not HDMI. It took me a while to track down a second DVI cable after I finally had the right adapters.
Final result, attempting:
* LG's 4K monitor over Thunderbolt 3 (USB-C…
I've seen those before. I liked them a lot, but I imagine there may be other issues with his ideas that aren't coming to mind because I didn't spend a lot of time analyzing them. Likewise curious about counter arguments. He's obviously put more thou…
I daresay I would've let Tarkin pass if I hadn't known Peter was dead. I just asked @Aaron and he didn't know or notice Tarkin was CGI. The only one he realized was CGI was Leia, because obviously it wasn't Carrie.
Fly across galaxy at hyperspeed to retrieve data stored on tapes in a tower only accessible by activating a blinky light on the tape then retrieving it with clunky robot arms.
@primesuspect the fact that the…
The words "open source turntable" do make me super happy. That said, I know there's a huge journey (and struggle) between "he plans to open source" and a fully-realized open source product ecosystem. So I love the sentiment, but I'm not putting out …
* Main Floor: 68° F
* Basement: 53° F
* Attic: 44° F
* Outdoors: 30° F
I can bring up to 4 cots (max 240 lbs) to the basement for anyone who would rather join the dogs than the cold, and of course I don't care o…
In so far:
* @GnomeQueen (I know because she started shipping things here)
+10 with residents, family, etc.
Let me …
The other night @Annes asks what we're going to do when I visit again next month while @pragtastic is on paternity leave. I say, "drink?" at which she explains that "Eli isn't drinking while he's on this lifting program" etc etc.
And I have a goo…
I have a house full of wirelessly connected Kidde alarms (2 per floor + 2 in carriage house = 10 connected units) and have never had a false alarm in 4 years. The craziest thing that's happened is Aaron managing to set it off via sawdust in the carr…