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Sat, 12 Jun 2004


This week Jason Dunham and David Rochberg came by to hack on ShotSpotter and Jessica Forbess stopped by on her Boston-to-Madison bike ride.

Jason, David, Jessica and Elizabeth

Here’s Jessica with her bike.

Chuck with Bike


Wed, 04 Feb 2004

You know you’re in Oberlin when…

…you see this penciled on Main Street door.



Tue, 20 Jan 2004

Meanwhile back at the ranch…

Apologies to both of my readers for having been blogged off for a while. I’ve been working on a not-yet-mentionable project since the end of December that has kept me working long hours and through holidays and weekends. Not like my mostly Mac-weenieish blog was really worth reading anyway…


Mon, 22 Dec 2003

Christmas angst

I am not a violent person, but this dancing, carol-singing, animatronic Santa on display at “Bed Bath and Beyond” brought on an irrational urge to engage in fisticuffs with this polyester product of modern society.

Animatronic Santa

Another shopper said, “Ooh, look, it’s only $179!”.

I didn’t hurt her, either.