Monthly Archives: November 2010

Snow on the Mountain

We drove out near Mount Hood this weekend to play in the snow and get a christmas tree. Excellent times were had. Xmas tree pictures to be forthcoming. more pics below the cut:

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Korg iMS-20 and a song for you

I started playing with a really amazing ipad app the other day. The Korg iMS-20 is a full on emulator for a synth, drum machine, sequencer, mixer, and effects. This is the kind of equipment I've always wanted to mess … Continue reading

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Ye olde streetcar

Some of the streetcars downtown appear to be pretty awesome vintage models.

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What the Expletive do we Know?

The other day I watched What the Bleep Do We Know?!.  I was surprised by how bad it was, or at least I was surprised by how much it made me want to write about how bad it was. So … Continue reading

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Snow

I've been working for the past couple of days on adding a silly snow effect to my site, just as an exercise in WordPress plugin making. And it works! I'm going to leave that running at least until we get … Continue reading

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Chikkenz

Some chickens me and Row spotted on a walk today.

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Ram skull painted van

A guy inside the truck said "I oughtta charge for that!" as I took this photo. Uh-huh.

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Belgian Beer Festival – Bailey's Taproom

This past Saturday I went out to Bailey's Taproom to attend the BelgianFest event. I had never been here, but this was an excellent introduction to the place. This was the second meeting of the Portland Beer Geeks Guild and … Continue reading

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Sharon Apple vs Hatsune Miku

Exhibit A: Macross Plus was released in 1995, an animated miniseries in which a computer generated idol singer goes on a HAL 9000 like jealous homicidal rampage. [googlead] Exhibit B: Hatsune Miku is released in 2007 as a "Musical Synthesizer … Continue reading

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Skeleton shadow

Yes, we still have our Halloween decorations up.

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