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  • World Builder

    Saw this over on Wired and loved it.  It’s a short film by Bruce Branit. [vimeo][/vimeo]

  • My new Star Trek Voyager S1-7 DVD set is a Faaake!

    I bought a Star Trek Voyager Season1-7 set off Amazon a few weeks back after wrapping up all my episodes of Enterprise.  I’ve been chomping at the bit for some sci-fi and it took me awhile to decide whether I was going to take the plunge on Voyager or go for Babylon5 instead.   I […]

  • 9 Trailer

    It’s been awhile since I’ve seen a movie trailer that makes me want to see a movie. 🙂  Hit the youtube below if you’re lazy, otherwise head over to the link below for a better resolution awesome version. [youtube][/youtube] Here’s the movie description from the apple site: A new era in animated storytelling begins on 9.9.09. […]

  • Obukan 2008 Interdojo Taikai

    A couple weekends ago, we had an inter-dojo Taikai tournament for a friendly competition between Portland area kendo clubs, with a few people who travelled all the way from Idaho and Washington.  Less than half of the turnout was from Obukan, so we had a lot of guests and a lot of fun.   The […]

  • Down Down Down

     Stock market down something like 700 points on news that nobody in Congress wants their unpopular political hot potato bailout on their heads during an election cycle.  I’ve personally lost about $65 today out of my paultry IRA & 401k accounts.  Maybe if I had more investments, I would be feeling something other than schadenfruede.  […]

  • Attack of the Word Press

    After two months of dragging my feet, the wordpress is out the gate here.  My company has been in the process of transitioning servers and sites from our Seattle network operations center down to Portland where we have lower expenses and better control over support. was the first site to make the transition, […]

  • Bluegrass Cover of the Stonecutters Theme Song

    Did you ever feel like someone should make a bluegrass cover of the Stonecutters theme song?  I know I have! Who keeps the metric system down anyways? Check out: Pickin’ on Series – We Do (The Stonecutters Theme). Once the page loads, hit the play button in the upper right corner. 😀

  • Snow Blow 2007

    WE MADE IT! 2007 started off with some white fluffy stuff that made me very excited that I didn’t have school for half a week. Josh spent a week on vacation playing WoW 24/7 while I examined the hairy thing that has made its way back to the guest bathroom ceiling. For anyone who remembers […]

  • Fun with Photoshop

    Ho HUM 🙂 Click for full view.

  • Trick-or-Treat… Smell My Feet

    So I thought I would get you all in the Halloween spirit with a bit of spooky stuff and all by sharing with you a very spooktacular picture courtesy of the guest bathroom! It’s not every day that I see in the reflection of the mirror a long wadded piece of hair dangling behind me […]