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Things Get Weird at Cows

It was hot as hell, probably, as I stood around in Banff.  Surrounded by tourists and the kind of strange folk who hang around tourist destinations without actually being tourists, I was seeking a reprieve from the heat and mental anguish that comes with being around such strange people.   800 more words


Gone to Dallas for the Week

My company has two data centers—one of them is in the Seattle area and the other is in the Dallas area. I’ve been to the Seattle one a few times (once with our PCI compliance auditor, once to install new NICs in our backup servers, and once to replace a failed hard drive in one of our storage arrays). 169 more words


A "Class" Start to Scotland

Making Scottish friends in Vancouver last year gave me two major advantages by the time I got to their homeland:

1. Inheriting (/stealing) all of their friends and family. 780 more words

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