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Archive for March 2008

Music Made with Windows Sounds

March 27, 2008

Have you ever wondered what beautiful music could be made from the annoying beeps, boops and ticks that are emitted from you Windows Xp computer… me neither. But the person who made the following video apparently did, and kudos to him. Advertisements

Monday Morning Coffee Talk.

March 24, 2008

It’s 10:30(ish) am, I’m up earlier than normal, the weekends over and I’m feeling a weird combination of emotions somewhere between bliss and depression. My current state is a result of the most amazing long weekend I’ve had in as long as my memory can compute. But as the last moments of my freedom come […]

No Apologies

March 23, 2008

I just wanted to comment on the lack of consistent updates both to the main site and to my blog this weekend, let’s just say I’ve been very pleasantly distracted.

“Let’s get this place moving like a meat grinder!”

March 21, 2008

  Last night Bryan’s band The Facehammer played their premier show at Kilroy’s, and it didn’t suck.  I apologize for the crappy picture, I forgot to bring my camera and took the above picture with my cellphone. They played about six songs all of which were pretty awesome. I’m hoping to get my hands on […]

Arthur C. Clarke Dies at Age 90

March 19, 2008

I really have very little to say about Arthur C. Clarke, obviously he had a huge impact on the world of science and science fiction literature, but I’m ashamed to admit I have read very little of his work. I’m quite aware of it, 2001: A Space Odyssey  was fantastic, but I’m no expert on […]