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Back home…

…and sleeping

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Still waiting for the plane…

…but at least the US Airways Shuttle gate terminal provides complementary copies of the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, Advertising Age, MIT Tech Review, and The Nation (mega surprised by that one). Hell, the only thing missing is … Continue reading

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Bleary in Boston

4:30am is an unholy hour to be waiting for a plane. At least I got through the security checkpoint without incident, though they were making people take off their shoes. A shoutout to The Budget Travellers Guide to Sleeping in … Continue reading

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Found a real net connection courtesy of NewburyOpen.net

Early morning plane ride from hell tomorrow morning, so I’m camped out at NewburyOpen.net.

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Blogging from a Boston Starbucks

Damn, finding an open 802.11 network around here is harder than I thought.

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More stuff on eBay

I put another batch of stuff up on eBay. Several Harlan Ellison books, another John Shirley, Dunsany, the “Dawn Of The Dead” board game from SPI, and an autographed copy of Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy

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Things I haven’t done in years part 1: Homework!

So it’s been almost ten years since I’ve said the sentence: “I’ve got homework to do”. It feels incredibly weird, even though I work at a university and am constantly surrounded by academia (in all forms). The class itself is … Continue reading

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It is nice to arrive home to new gear

It is nice to arrive home to new gear waiting for me. Specifically a new PowerBook (a G4/800) and Xserve #2 (our new web server). Took better part of a day to move everything over to the new PowerBook and … Continue reading

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Auctioning off some Apple ephemera and some HP Lovecraft, Clark Ashton Smith, John Shirley, etc. paperbacks.

We interrupt this ‘blog for a commercial announcement… I’m auctioning off some Apple-related t-shirts and posters and a bunch of paperback horror – mostly H.P. Lovecraft, Clark Ashton Smith, couple on John Shirley and K.W. Jeter obscurities. Oh yeah, and … Continue reading

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