Archive for November, 2007

pics posted: Scotland and Ireland days 5, 6, and 7

November 16, 2007

Here are days 5, 6, and 7 of our Scotland and Ireland trip. These are all from Ireland (and the trip on the way there).

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privacy and stupidity

November 8, 2007

OK, this has annoyed me enough to make a post about it.

It is common on many social geek sites for folks to declare that: “Privacy is no more! OMG! What are we going to do?” Well,the dissapearance of it is a whole other discussion that I’m not going to get into.

Now take a look at the number of these folks using Gmail.  How can anyone sit there and declare that the erosion of privacy is bad, yet sit there and use an email client that admits to not giving you any privacy?

Come on folks,  educate yourselves. Do you really care about privacy, or are you just so busy yelling “Bush bad! Bush bad!” that you can’t hear yourself think?

pics posted: Scotland and Ireland days 3 and 4

November 3, 2007

Here’s a link to pictures of days 3 and 4 of our Scotland and Ireland vacation.


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pics posted: I used to have a model rocket

November 1, 2007

My brother and I decided to build model rockets to launch at the annual Beeno Races. We lost both of them to the trees pretty quickly. Luckily we predicted this and the rockets weren’t expensive. 🙂 Link to pics of the rockets.

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