Posted 2 weeks ago

I know it’s a bit hypocritical and neurotic to get upset by bad copy but I just can’t help myself. If you’re going to put something on a sign that thousands of people will see every day you might want to proofread.

Posted 4 months ago

I’m not sure I want to. I think the world and I should just be friends.

Posted 7 months ago

First flight. Everything was going so well…..

In the last point I talked about assembling the quad copter and lifting off for the first time in my basement on a tether. This is all very exciting but at some point we’re going to have to get it outside and flying.

I glossed over the camera we used in…

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Posted 11 months ago

We actually live in a world where it’s conceivable that a big screen TV is thrown out because the glass is smashed. 

This makes me weep for our future. Luckily I went back later and someone else had picked it up.

here’s where electronics SHOULD go to die (or be born again)

http://www.freegeekvancouver.org/

http://thehackery.ca/

http://www.return-it.ca/electronics/products/

Posted 1 year ago
People who wonder how terrible movies can be funded need only look as far as the top rentals on rotten tomato…..

People who wonder how terrible movies can be funded need only look as far as the top rentals on rotten tomato…..

Posted 1 year ago

Assembly and why Flying indoors is a bad idea

In the last post I had just gotten all of the parts of my quadrotor delivered, unboxed and tested. By now I also had a rough idea about what each thing did. Now it was just a matter of following the instructions and fitting all the pieces together right?…

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Posted 1 year ago

Building a 3D mapping Robot

Some of you have asked what I’ve been up to lately. Others have wondered why I haven’t been in…

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Posted 1 year ago

Waiting Room and CT results

I’m writing this in the waiting room of my drop-in clinic as I wait to hear the results of my CT scan.  I’ll be honest. I’m a bit worried. They said they probably wouldn’t call me if everything was fine.

They called me.

The day of the scan went really…

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Posted 1 year ago

I feel terrible

I’ve always had headaches. I call them migraines because they sound like what people say migraines feel like. I’ve always thought they were related to weather or pollen. Lately though they’ve been getting worse so after two months of nearly constant…

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Posted 1 year ago

anonymous-crow:

I wanted to draw a cartoon about how I feel about voting, and decided to play with the idea of combining pen and ink with stop motion animation.

The spoken word is Colin Mutchler’s ‘Everyday Choices’ remixed with sounds from freesound.org.