PO Box 6603
Huntsville, AL 35813, USA
Gerrymandering is a Stain on our Democracy
We have the technical know-how to create guaranteed Gerrymander-free voting maps. SO WHY DON’T WE DO IT???
“Ghost Plane” Created By 800 Drones at Air Show
I just saw an amazing video of 800 drones being used to create a “Ghost Plane.”
People with More Than Five Senses
“Imagined Life” is a speculative scientific journey among the exoplanets in search of intelligent aliens, ice creatures, and supergravity animals.
It’s Raining Pitch Forks and Alligators
Many of these sayings were already known to me, but there are a lot I’ve never heard before.
AWBOS (A Whole Bunch of Stuff)
Dangers of 5G. Thousands of satellites. Radio controlled birds. Smartphones spying on us. And much, much more.
“Ey up!” Hanging with my Peeps
“Ey up” is a cheery multi-purpose greeting that basically means “Hello” and “Hi there” and “How are you?” and “How’s things?” all rolled into one.
Speaking in [Archaic] Tongues (BASIC)
In addition to playing retro games, THEC64 allows you to write your own programs in C64 or VIC 20 BASIC.
The Speaking Clock Speaks No More
At the third stroke of midnight on 30 September 2019, Australia’s talking clock fell silent.
We’re Short of Nothing We’ve Got
In a crisis situation, I would be hard-pushed to articulate the differences between an adage, an aphorism, an apophthegm, and a proverb.
Eye of the Squash!
As I always say, “Show me a flashing LED and I’ll show you a man drooling.” Well, the same thing applies to animatronic eyes.
Roll Your Own Split Flap Displays
The retro steampunk nature of the electromechanical split-flap display is hard to beat.
Grinding Your Own Camera Lens
My uncle Bing was an exceptionally talented artist who was periodically consumed by enthusiasms and interests.