The Place For All Things Fran
Welcome 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!

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June 30, 2013
 Update for the end of June:

June 28, 2013
Finally, the New Yorker has said it.  Bert wears the pants.

June 27, 2013
RIP Alan Meyers, legendary drummer of DEVO...
The most expensive 45 I ever bought was a rare Japanese release of Uncontrollable Urge, which has earned a permanent residency at #133 in my AMI jukebox. 

June 14, 2013
Missy made it into Adafruit's "Cats of Engineering" series -

Just scroll down the page....  :-)

June 4, 2013
Contour Corsets Summer Mesh Underbust Review
By Lucy

Read more about Lucy's Corsetry on her website.

May 21, 2013

May 14, 2013
The    Greatest     Music     Video    Ever.

May 13, 2013
Here is a new vlog where I show how to use the Polaroid 330 Land Camera.  I show how to load film, do some maintenance, focus, take a shot, and develop a photo with the 330.  I am also using Fuji FP-100C pack film. Read the original article about my flash upgrade for the Polaroid 330 here.  Enjoy!

May 12, 2013
Moms of the world - listen to Kid President:

May 10, 2013
Have you read the book?  You should!

May 9, 2013
A quick update vlog for May 9. 2013 about the new article on the Design and Engineering Page about the custom pistol grip I made for my HD video camera, which you can read here.  The Win8 Toshiba laptop is OUT and a used HP dual core laptop with WinXP Pro is IN. 

May 7, 2013
A new article on the Design and Engineering Blog -
Ergonomic pistol grip project for my HD video camera:

May 4, 2013
A cool video for Saturday:
The Matrix, as told by Mom!

May 3, 2013
Okay back to my messy shop fixing broken stuff - Here is my 80's vintage dehumidifier-turned-ice-maker that I decided to repair rather than throw out.  A messy job, but interesting enough to make a video about.  Welcome to my world of stuff that doesn't quite work right, made better.  After all, why throw it out when you can fix it?  Enjoy!

May 1, 2013
April showers bring May flowers, but what do Mayflowers bring?

A song for a rainy day:

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