Are you l33t ?


The Oracle told me this was one of many futures . . .

could this be true?



I just had to through this one out there.  Cereal is a ubiquitous food in our house.  It is consumed 24 hrs a day.  It’s always a good time for cereal.  We have all kinds.  Linda is a traditionalist, sticks with the classics – Raisin Bran, Crispix, Rice Crispys maybe a little Cheerios  once […]

Monkey News


Today I have not one, but two pieces of monkey related news for you.

The Arctic Monkeys, not the ones from the southern hemisphere, the ones from High Green England.  The band is a little British pop, a  generous helping of British punk mixed with a level of energy that can only be maintained […]

Milestone 148.8


After extensive study on the subject, I found out that the “problem” was the external amplifier. The head units have an amplifier built in, it uses a different set of cables if it is to talk to an external amp. I studied the wiring diagrams. I rubbed my hands over themselves, donned my lab […]

Milestone 148.5


So, let’s review.  Sarah’s existing system was a very high end (at least in 2002) Rockford Fosgate outfit, 6 speakers, sub woofer in the trunk, external amplifier and after the CD player went belly up – AM and FM only.  They make small modules that plug in between the head unit and the antenna […]

Milestone 148

There are many life milestones. Personal, professional, successful, not-so-successful, technical and spiritual, anyway you categorize them, there are a lot of them. Sometimes you see them coming from a long way off and sometimes they have come and gone before you recognized them for what they are.

Today I am here to tell you […]

. . . 4 more years! . . . 4 more years! . . .

Yes friends, it’s been 4 years since we started this blog. It seems like only 2005. It wasn’t my first foray into narcissistic publishing, but it has been the most long lived. The inaugural post showed a slightly chilly family standing on the top of Pikes Peak in July of 05. As I sit […]