Category Archives: geek

Scientist Clarihews

TweetLearning a lot of middle names this way… James Clerk Maxwell Said “let there be light” and described it as well At first he’d written many more God said “Let there be Heaviside,” and there were four Edwin Powell Hubble … Continue reading

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Nerd Riddles

TweetLittle low on time to write today, but I whipped off some of my favorite things! First person to get all three correctly gets respect. Riddle 1 I haven’t a clue What time is to you I’m far too fast … Continue reading

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A Party Game: “Coalition”

TweetLongtime readers know from time to time I write simple games. I’m a big fan of the so-called “German style” of game design. Simply put: good games are simple and abstract. Bad games have cumbersome rules in a pointless attempt … Continue reading

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Marty vs. The Hacker [Guest Post by my brother, Marty]

TweetIn early October, somebody (hereafter called “Dickhead”) placed malware at the top of smbc-comics.com and captainexcelsior.com. It seemed likely at the time that they had come in through one of our home computers or a hacked email account since these … Continue reading

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The Hack

TweetThis is really awesome. We actually managed to get VIDEO of the hacker at work. I’m a bit embarrassed to say the guy who he called was me…

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