Category Archives: Childhood

Geeks will be…

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Hanging with my cousin. Since he’d just picked up the Space Quest Collection on the cheap we got the wise idea to tag team some adventure gaming like the ole days. Thing is, since the old games used DOSBOX the colors were not rendering properly on his Windows 7 machines, so we were left to [...]

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Is this a holdup? No [ed.] It’s a science experiment!

Trains Cover

I paid a visit to my Dad’s a little while back, and he had unearthed some old Lionel train set components that me and my uncle used to run. Surprisingly all the cars and engines appeared to be in great shape. I didn’t get a chance to run them since the transformer rattled when I [...]

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  • Almost Random Quote

    The opportunity, though, is the biggest of our generation (or the last one, for that matter). The opportunity is there for anyone (with or without a job) smart enough to take it–to develop a best in class skill, to tell a story, to spread the word, to be in demand, to satisfy real needs, to run from the mediocre middle and to change everything.

    ┬íNote! Like all revolutions, this is an opportunity, not a solution, not a guarantee. It’s an opportunity to poke and experiment and fail and discover dead ends on the way to making a difference. The old economy offered a guarantee–time plus education plus obedience = stability. The new one, not so much. The new one offers a chance for you to take a chance and make an impact.
    — Seth Godin, Blog, 2011