Aaaannd we’re back…

And we’re back. Well, I am anyway. I tried an experiment the last couple weeks/months. I found that I wasn’t updating my blog as much as I’d wanted to be, and I was spending a lot of time on Google+. “Why not combine the two?” I asked myself. “What a brilliant idea,” I answered myself. … [Read more…]

A Long Absence and Excuses

To all those that still occasionally visit this blog, hello! It’s been quite some time since I posted an update, and I want to let everybody know what’s going on. Not Quitting First and foremost, I just want to let anybody that cares know that I’m not planning on quitting this blog, at least at … [Read more…]

Living In Interesting Times

Actually, this post isn’t going to be about Linux. I’m sure everybody has heard the proverb “may you live in interesting times”. Well, this last couple months, that’s how I’d describe what’s been going on with me. You won’t see much interesting showing up on the blog because while there has been a lot of interesting … [Read more…]

Attention Hospitals: Use Linux!

I’ve been pretty quiet lately, and there’s a good reason for this. One Wednesday, my 28 week pregnant wife went into labor. She went in for a checkup because her Braxton Hicks contractions (false contractions) were really bothering her, and she was informed that they weren’t exactly Braxton Hicks. She was admitted the the hospital … [Read more…]

Welcoming FOSS Advocates!

EDIT: THEY’RE LIVE! Go check them out at ———————————————————————————————————————————————————-   Today on Google+, a good friend of mine had a big announcement. Since he put it in better words than I can conjure, I’m just going to steal his post and paste it here. WE’RE READY TO LAUNCH! Hey guys, Myself and the rest … [Read more…]

Looking Back…

My Dad was born in 1923. He was the 3rd child, and the oldest boy. He had one younger brother and two older sisters. He grew up in California and Washington States. He had jobs like being a hired hand in an apple orchard. I think he swept floors at one point. He wasn’t royalty … [Read more…]

Government Grants – SPAM

I usually don’t post this kind of thing, as it has nothing to do with Linux or Operating Systems or really anything useful, but it made me laugh, so I’m posting it. I received this (only moderately edited) email the other day. Hiya Mike US President is certainly allowing Government Grants for helping familys in … [Read more…]