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Springy Lecturing

If you are someone who, knowing you could get a complete replacement Victorinox mini Swiss Army Knife at the Texas State Resale shop for $1, simply *bought another one* when the scissor spring broke, YOU ARE A BAD PERSON. The … Continue reading

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The Return of the Photographic Cybernetic Connection with My New Lumix LX7!

I used to be a fairly hopeless shutterbug. I got out of it because of the convenience of smart phones, and not being able to reproduce the cybernetic sub-conscious level of control I’d had with previous most-loved cameras. I went … Continue reading

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I Finished Inktober 2018!

Not on time, and with a few bumps along the way, I’ve completed Inktober 2018! You can see the originals on Instagram. What’s Inktober you say? It’s a challenge to make 31 illustrations in the month of October from a … Continue reading

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Back in the Saddle with Superautomatico

“Why”, you might ask, “are you putting unopened popsicles in that $1000 superautomatic espresso machine?” Good question! The answer begins with me finding this $1000 Saeco Intelia superautomatic espresso machine for $25 at a thrift store! I couldn’t test it … Continue reading

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The Unlevel Bed

Looks like it’s finally time to re-level the yurt platform. To be honest, I’ve never slept as well in my yurt as I did in my house, which was on a slab foundation. I had a really nice $900+ Serta … Continue reading

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AC Upgrade Part 1 Results – 24 % Better!

Wow! It looks like adding a second hose to my AC unit reduced my power usage by 24%! Here’s how I did the experiment: First, I picked two days in a row that were going to be very close to … Continue reading

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Yurt AC Upgrade – Part 1

It’s time to make the yurt more Brutal Texas Summer resistant! The best solution to Texas summer heat is to leave. We should all GTFO, and arguments to the contrary are, basically, garbage. I leave proving that using mass transit … Continue reading

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