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Its a wartime Enigma (Literally)

My image this week is of an original 1938 Engima machine.

Im lucky that I managed to have some hands on with this wartime relic. Its still in good working order and with some care, would function as good as it did when it was made back in 1938. 29 more words

Day To Day Stuff


“Oh my god,” Enigma Machine says, “I so hate math.”

The kids are supposed to be doing yoga, because I don’t want to be stressing them out or anything, and I think they’re going to be (re)debriefed one by one during class, but they’re kind of just lying there talking about school and not even pretending on the poses. 1,093 more words


German Enigma Machine Sets Record in Sale

A rare World War II Enigma machine brought in £367,000 at an auction.  That price is a world record.The M4 is one of the rarest of Enigma machines.   34 more words

20th Century

Rare Enigma machines in New York auction

One of the rarest of all Enigma Machines, the M4 designed for use by the German Navy during World War II, leads Bonhams’ History of Science and Technology Sale in New York on 7 December. 353 more words



This is just fucking awesome.

“Run,” I say.

And then I repeat it louder because I have no idea whether I whispered it or what, but they weren’t moving, and now they are. 1,067 more words



this isn’t happening

not during daylight not during training not with the kids not the kids on their first patrol not the kids know how to fight well not well enough for Klepto not well enough to fight but not well enough to not Klepto’s going to… 996 more words


Field Trip

It takes a while to get the kids organized. You’d think it would be quick, considering they all showed up in costume, but no, because they have to swap some pieces out and fix other things and Enigma Machine forgot to do his pre-patrol checks even though, honestly. 1,104 more words