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Growing up Geek.

I have taken notice recently that a fair number of this generation of children, my son included, are growing up surrounded by “geek culture” as a result of their parents. 900 more words


It's been a while...

It’s been quite a while since I posted anything. I’d like to say that I’ve been too busy but the reality is that I just haven’t been very motivated to write. 37 more words

General Geekery

Sigh... I miss Game of Thrones

It really hasn’t been that long since Season 4 ended, but it feels like it has been an eternity.  I guess I had not fully appreciated how much I looked forward to watching… 453 more words

So much history in one image

A Pilsner Urquel barrel at a Gueuzerie, the old copper tap, married to a tri-clamp fitting…

Sour Beer

Well-preserved wreck in Baltic Sea to be explored

The 16th century Swedish shipwreck Mars the Magnificent will now be explored thanks to a grant by the National Geographic Society.  Like similar wrecks (the… 215 more words

2014: Six Months In

Six months into 2014, and several things have become apparent to me. First, I’m godawful at scheduling regular (or even semi-regular) updates for this site. Second, it doesn’t seem to have effected the site’s stats in any meaningful way. 697 more words


Infographic on social presence after death

A few years back, I had a friend who passed away and to this day, his Facebook page is still active. Since his death, I just can’t bring myself to remove him from my account, so this really stood out to me. 52 more words