Monthly Archives: October 2014

Happy Caturday, Halloween and Samhain!

I just have a weakness for “talking” cats a la Babe.

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Star Wars body count

Despite the annoying yet infectious ©Rap music accompanying this (then again, so is small pox and I don’t want it), someone with too much time on their hands figured out how many people kissed it in the only good Star Wars trilogy. They … Continue reading

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Antares rocket fails after a few seconds but it happens

As I recently experienced, you still can learn from mistakes and failure, or at least we used to in America. The ignoramuses who continue to poo poo space travel/exploration will try to exploit this forgetting how often our attempts in … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Doc, aka Lee

This friend I haven’t really talked much about since I barely hear from him. I do miss him and it’s not due to the debt of gratitude I owe him over many things. It’s also not us meeting over 25 … Continue reading

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Italian #30: Shi Yan Fan (Franco Testini)

Update: Writing about all these famous Italians is such an educational experience for me and I’m pretty stoked to share my findings with you all. Please post requests if you have any. I was going to enlist José’s assistance on the … Continue reading

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Austin violators, you’ve been warned

These are well-deserved tickets to be issued around my adopted home, especially wherever the Technorati gather (Hipsters usually ride bikes if I have my stereotypes right). I love the Website but it has been rather quiet for the last three … Continue reading

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Lego User Group creation for Halloween ’14

Certainly better than that boring movie Monster House. I can’t recall if I finished watching it or did I fall asleep.

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Some rather sound advice

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RIP: Jack Bruce

This bassist/singer was a key part of my Classic Rock education via KLOL from 1982-4. Until I had moved to Houston, I never heard of Cream. Eric Clapton certainly, through his solo stuff in the Seventies. I never knew Slowhand … Continue reading

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We now own 21%!

To celebrate this milestone, we’re going sit where the couch in the newly owned section!

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