More Janky Snowboarding Video

I went to Eldora Ski Resort recently for a little solo snowboarding, and the weather was a blizzard. It was still an awesome day though, mostly because there was a surfeit of powder and a deficit of people on the slopes. But man was it windy. Also, it’s weird how silent it gets when you’re […]

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Come Ski With Me

My sister and her family came for a visit over the Christmas Holidays and we spent a couple of days skiing up at Eldora Mountain Resort. Eldora is a small ski area (not really anything “resort” about it), about 50 minutes drive from our house. I took some shaky video of the trip which you […]

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Creating Janky

I went skiing at Copper Mountain recently and made a janky video of the shenanigans. Andre says I use the word “janky” too much, but I think it fits. janky (adj.): of extremely poor or unreliable quality. Why a video? I’ll write more later, but recently I’ve been wanting to create, rather than consume. I […]

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Feline Photo Mystery

Interesting mystery. In March 2009 Jessica took this photo of her cat Mr Friday with her iPhone, but she didn’t upload it to Facebook until August 13, 2009. As far as we know, the photo never left her iPhone. On April 2nd, 2009 her brother forwarded a chain email full of “Awesome Photos”. At the […]

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Lead Paint: Tasty but Deadly

I just had to post these. Hours of greatness. These are real and not from the Simpsons. A sampling: Alcohol Is Dynamite (1958) Bookkeeping and You (1947) Bus Nut (1980) Case Study – LSD (Lockheed, 1969) Cooking Frozen Beef Outbreak of Salmonella Infection (1954) Soapy The Germ Fighter (1951) Story of a Peanut Butter Sandwich […]

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Nothing

A lady at church hounds me to write. Not this blog, just in general. “A sentence?” she asks. “A grocery list? Anything?” Nothing, I tell her. “One must always put pen to paper when one is a writer. You are a writer. Writer’s must write.” A Londoner, she has that glorious British way of speaking. […]

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