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Assorted Writings ‘The Black Keys – Let’s Rock’ – Yes. Lets.

‘The Black Keys – Let’s Rock’ – Yes. Lets.

I had a dream about The Black Keys last night. Namely, Dan Auerbach and Patrick Carney. They were talking to me, but I …

PLeX 6/30/2019 – Apparently my storage server hates USB3.0 expansion cards.

6/30/2019 – Apparently my storage server hates USB3.0 expansion cards.

Sorry for the down-time these last few days. It’s back, and I’ll stop jacking with it for a bit.

Assorted Writings The Starlite Drive-In Weight Loss Plan!

The Starlite Drive-In Weight Loss Plan!

Pretty average evening. Typically get my walking in without too much effort. But damn if it wasn’t warm today.

Assorted Writings Sitting in the sun, watching softball

Sitting in the sun, watching softball

Slow-roasting…

Assorted Writings One of the worst places on the civilized internet is finally quarantined.

One of the worst places on the civilized internet is finally quarantined.

The_Donald just lost a fair amount of influence. These “patriots” don’t actually know what the 1st Amendment is. Man… This feels great. It’s …

Assorted Writings My child has destroyed my YouTube account…

My child has destroyed my YouTube account…

sigh… Kids.

PLeX 6/20-6/22/19 – Outage – The Grand USB Experiment (that failed)

6/20-6/22/19 – Outage – The Grand USB Experiment (that failed)

Explanation: The PleX server is fairly simple, technically – an Ubuntu install with PleX installed. On another server, the storage is all installed, …

Assorted Writings CCleaner Defraggler: Before & After

CCleaner Defraggler: Before & After

CCleaner Defraggler – Download 2TB Western Digital Red 7200 SATA-III, 200GB free, 37% fragmented: …and like Jesus before it, 3 days later: I …

Assorted Writings Ubuntu 19.04 on a Dell Vostro 3750, Bluetooth & 802.11ac Not Functioning at the Same Time

Ubuntu 19.04 on a Dell Vostro 3750, Bluetooth & 802.11ac Not Functioning at the Same Time

I wrote this post in silence…

Assorted Writings ‘Ghostbusters (1984)’

‘Ghostbusters (1984)’

Thirty-five years, and I just noticed the brand of marshmallows in Dana’s groceries at the start of the movie.

Gaming Hey now! I’m an All-Star! I got my game on!

Hey now! I’m an All-Star! I got my game on!

Assorted Writings ’The New Super Mario Brothers’ Movie

’The New Super Mario Brothers’ Movie

Well, shit. I’m more angry than I care to admit. This has more, many more explicatives in my head. https://www.vice.com/en_ca/article/mbyj4n/super-mario-bros-movie-despicable-me-studio-illumination-shigeru-miyamoto-vgtrn

Congrats stune

The weirdest hallucinations/dreams…

Assorted Writings Nintendo Turned Me Into a Gambler

Nintendo Turned Me Into a Gambler

Shamefully, I have a favorite Nintendo game as of late, and it’s not Zelda or Metroid, or even a Mario-based spin-off. It’s 2014’s …

In 2019, when every phone has AutoCorrect & full QWERTY keyboards…

….why am I the ‘asshole,’ ‘Grammar Nazi,’ etc. when I correct a wall of text missing indentation, capitalization, or punctuation? I was forgiving …