Another very strange week in the books as we edge closer to officially confining people to their homes. The messaging seems to be headed in that direction, anyway. For all the “young and invincible” and “Coronavirus is a liberal hoax” crowd, the ones who are actively making the situation worse, I think a lockdown is … Continue reading Too Busy to be Stir Crazy
I know I've got an old laptop I should be doing fun things with, but man... the last couple of weeks have been too surreal to focus on much beyond professional and personal survival. I don't have the energy to write a whole lot but feel guilty if I don't, so let's put some pixels … Continue reading I’ll Try to Keep This Short
"The limit does not exist."Every USPS Carrier Still no Inspiron today, the eBay says it'll be here soon... but I did receive a few of the other goodies I ordered with it. Check it out: So okay, admittedly, it doesn't look like a whole lot. A power adapter, a hard drive, and some memory. But … Continue reading How Much Fragile Hardware Can Be Jammed Into a Mailbox?
So I was looking at gaming laptops the other dayyy... One of my favorite projects of the last few years has been the Windows 98 gaming desktops I built last year. I'll post about them in more detail some other time, but the long and short of it is they're the desktops I wish I … Continue reading New Project: Retro Gaming Laptop
I've made many attempts to maintain some kind of web presence through longer-form writing. I go back and forth, leaving old posts up for a few years before I decide I hate all of it and delete the whole page and all the content with it. I think maybe it becomes daunting after a while … Continue reading And Now For… Something
The older I get, the more I wonder if I'm "supposed" to be doing certain things. Should I be embarrassed for excitedly putting together a LEGO set? Is it acceptable for me to be putting away an entire Jersey Giant Boss in one sitting? Will my wife be mad at me for dedicating this chunk … Continue reading There’s Nothing Wrong with Adults Playing Video Games