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It's Been a While

A few weeks ago, I gave a 2 hour presentation at a local library about robotics and animatronics to about 12 teenagers. Most of them seemed to enjoy it. 163 more words

Sean Kinney reblogged this on Just Our Luck and commented:

Local artist David DeMattia is offering group presentations and training in robotics and animatronics. He is a sought after expert in his field living here in Polk County. His work and expertise is worth checking out.


To minimize any confusion, I’m an elitist Yankee. Probably with a bit of white male privilege mixed in there too.

So I’m lying in bed this morning, playing Candy Crush, contemplating the meaning of life, minding my own business and feeling a bit smug. 265 more words


I'm asking, "Why not?"

Since I moved to this sleepy little hamlet of Luck I’ve attended meetings for the Tourism Committee, Vision Committee, Golf Commission, Plan Committee, Personal and Finance Committee and the Village Board meetings. 1,941 more words


Miley Cyrus' VMA date turns himself in to Oregon authorities

(CNN) — A homeless man who attended the MTV Video Music Awards with Miley Cyrus has turned himself in to police, authorities said.

Jesse Helt, 22, took center stage at Sunday’s VMA broadcast when he accepted the video of the year award on behalf of the pop star. 165 more words


POLK COUNTY To Become The Biggest Medical MARIJUANA Facility In The COUNTRY [Video]

Everyone say HIGH to POLK COUNTY!!!!

Little LAKE WALES, best known for it’s train museum and Bok Tower, is about to get quite a BOOST! 175 more words


Dr. Ben Carson up-and-coming

Dr. Ben Carson up-and-coming It seems the Democrats have a problem it seem another black man other than Obama is grabbing national attention The bad thing for the Democrats is that not only is he black but he’s Republican as well. 191 more words