to my daily update page! What does this mean? This is
the place where I will post things of interest, stuff about science,
the purely entertaining, corsetry, my side projects both past and present,
and any other thing that I feel like sharing. Enjoy!
Polaroids are super
cool - and yes, I still like to take a photograph - so Mama don't take
my Polaroid away!
Oh, yea... I took
that one of Buzz back in '69. Buzz... what a guy!
April 29, 2014
They say you can hear
the trumpts when you run up the Art Museum steps....
April 27, 2014
Cleaning up the park
on a beautiful weekend - somebody has to do it! An army of one, I
swept up all the trash in the entire park. Next week there will be
new trash for sure. People are animals!
April 26, 2014
My Zaxxon Hand Held
April 25, 2014
Bumble Bees getting
busy in Liberty Lands Park!
April 24, 2014
All in a week's work...
April 23, 2014
It's a bus.... It's
a boat... It's a Busboat! Amphibious? You Bet! I gotta
April 22, 2014
The legendary Marlo
Thomas, speaking at the Free Library of Philadelphia Tuesday night -
April 21, 2014
The Poe House - Edgar
Allen Poe lived here in Philadelphia at the end of his short life, and
wrote The Black Cat here in this house.
April 19, 2014
I found my 1979 Heathkit
catalog while going through boxes this week - such a nostalgic trip!
Everything in the catalog came as a kit that you built yourself, from televisions,
to oscilloscopes, to guitar amplifiers, to computers - you name it!
April 18, 2014
Lunch with Dad!
April 17, 2014
Dragons in Chinatown,
April 15, 2014
During the Total Lunar
Eclipse this morning it was overcast in Philly, but I stayed up anyway
in hopes of a view. Here the moon passes into Earth's penumbral shadow,
seen through a break in the clouds, around 2am EST -
April 12, 2014
This is part two of
my three part series from the Vintage Computer Festival on April 6, 2014
in Wall New Jersey. Here I take a look at one of the Apollo Guidance
Computers (AGC) with flown components from Apollo 14, and I take a tour
through the great exhibits with running 8-bit and 16-bit systems and some
demonstrations on how these 70's and early 80's systems worked. Enjoy!
April 8, 2014
At the InfoAge Radio
Museum I tried playing a Theremin for the first time...
April 7, 2014
Dave Haynie talks at
VCF East about developing the various Amiga systems, up into the last days
of Commodore in April 1994, with introduction by Bil Herd. Dave even
wears his Commodore Death-Bed Vigil shirt! Enjoy!
April 6, 2014
The Best T-Shirt Ever!
I coded it myself.
For true Commodore nerds
Me at VCF East 2014
April 4, 2014
April 1, 2014
Today I got engaged
to a Café Americana. Well, it proposed and I said "Yes!"
'Cmon... I would never go
past just casually dating coffee.