Archive

Categories

All Posts

: Satisfied SFAR 73 2.b.ii today. Feeling really proud. 9.9 more hours before solo. #helicopter #faa …

: Is there anyonee I know that might be able to put me in contact with someone at OpenGov? They have …

: Visual media friends, here’s something interesting you might want to think about using if you’re …

: Cabin crew : “all emergency exits rows have been briefed” Me : “all rows are exit rows on a Boeing” …

: When the internet is good, it’s very good. www.ismyplanea737max.com #boeing737max #boeing737 #boeing …

: The world need more of this. www.threads.net/@thateric…

: Interesting post about calculating DataFrame size. semyonsinchenko.github.io/ssinchenk…

: The older I get the more “dishwasher safe,” becomes a priority when buying stuff.

: Cream pasta with “smoked” pork chop. The best tip I’ve found to not have your cream sauce break is …

: My office for the day.

: Leftover pizza. Cranberry sauce and duck with havarti. Of course there was leftover truffle. They …

: Well this will make Portland traffic a living hell. www.opb.org/article/2… #pdx

: I am thankful vendors I’d forgotten have my emails to send me Black Friday messages so I can …

: The best think about this whole OpenAI debacle is that a new generation of people get to find out …

: The Itanic finally sank. So much promised, so much under-delivered. …

: TIL from an officer, if you meet a naked person on there are 2 questions to ask: Do you know you’re …

: It’s not often you get to see the first ever double neck Fender ever made. #guitar #fender

: Welcome back Portnoy, we’ve missed you! www.instagram.com/reel/Cy1K… #dreamTheater …

: I have learned about 報復性熬夜 and my life will never be the same. #revengeBedtimeProcrastination

: Guess I’m tapping some maple trees this winter. www.oregonmapleproject.org #mapleSyrup #bigLeafMaple …

: The Peter Principle and the quote, “don’t attribute to malice what can be easily explained by …

: Don’t know why but last night I remembered porting over www.enlightenment.org to the PS3 when I was …

: Do I know anyone that has an Watch AND and Aura ring? Are they a good match or more like two of the …

: Smoked pork loin with beans. There’s few things better.

: When your #Weber smoker breaks for the n-th time you learn to improvise. #Breville has yet to do me …

: Looks very wet at #burningMan , hope my burner friends are staying safe. youtu.be/TyulGR2dO…

: Making ridiculous dinners ridiculously is amazing. Steam burger with steamed cheese, au Gratin …

: Blender muddled Thai Basil Tommy’s margarita. Need to make 2 or more to blender muddle so here’s the …

: Imagine if politicians, CEOs, or decision makers held themselves accountable for the work, and …

: First tomato sandwich of the year. That’s a BLT for those of you who don’t know. Adding some water …

: Sadly PDX, light pollution is to the north of me, where the Perseids meteor shower is. Few shooting …

: Tonight’s meal is inspired by my brother. T-bone steak witch basil “chimichurri“ and duck-fat …

: Best meal I’ve ever made. Crispy duck cooked sous vide with dill and pepper, seared within an inch …

: Finally got the crispy skin I’ve been looking for. Pan fried steel head with safron Colombian rice …

: Why is “Analysis” such a long word? And why is the shortened version so bad? #workProblems …

: Squash and nuts. Gardener squash cooked on a filling hot skillet played with balsamic and olive oil …

: Experimenting with microwave frying. Turns out my microwave might be on the “powerful” side. Fried …

: Does anyone know of a book binder in, or near, Portland, OR? I have 5 or 6 years of a magazine I’d …

: Oregon can be suck a gorgeous place, specially from the sky.

: This guy wins for best headline ever written. Take a bow Darrell. techcrunch.com/2023/07/2…

: Once in production, always in production. entertainment.slashdot.org/story/23/…

: New job in a compleatly different industry, in a compleatly different field. Taking bets on how …

: Current feeling, Mastodon > BlueSky > Threads. I retain the right to change my mind later, but …

: Pigeons, they truely are everywhere. #colombia #cali #pigeon

: The moped’s ultimate form. #moped #custom

: The biggest lie we tell ourselves, as adults, is “I’m going to close my eyes for one second”

: The future is cross posting all things….. thanks #micro.blog for making it happen. #blueSky …

: Cocaine Bear is not the movie we deserve but the movie we needed. #cocaineBeae #timesWeLiveIn

: Note to self, cold fermenting pizza dough for 2.5 weeks is waaaaaaaaay too long for pizza. All …

: Looking at the new  AR glasses and all I can think of is, damn, I want a truck simulator rig for …

: Anyone out there know of a service I can send old pictures albums and get high resolution scans? I …

: Micro.blog is shutting down cross posting to Twitter July 15 so that’s when my last Twitter post …

: Only a real friend will let you sing the main part, and support you with the backing vocals, that …

: My office for today. #truckLife

: Hand picked mint ice cream in the making. #iceCream #mint #homeMade

: I have water!

: Thanks to the FCC I now can go many fars on more frequencies. GMRS call sign: WRXJ960. #fcc #GMRS …

: Last night I noticed I’m getting to the age where I have to turn up the lights to better hear what’s …

: Wish I was a better photographer. The Midwest is beautiful. #midwest #brutalism #grainElevator …

: Was reminded of Boots and Cats today. As the kids say, slays. youtu.be/Nni0rTLg5…

: https://zirk.us/@cherold/110419493236828643 Republicans: Gender is physically determined at birth …

: I’m not a film critic but I’ve watched all 7 Police Academy movies, dubbed in Spanish, and edited …

: QOTD: “I’m allergic to sharp metal things and bullet shaped objects, so that’s why we have a no …

: QOTD: “Agregious, that means you should have knows better“

: After watching many, many, many hours of StarTrek I’ve come to the conclusion that show is to blame …

: With no context: youtu.be/9MBd5bEs-… #rimulero

: Bugeater in Oregon! #nebraska #blackShirts #sportsBall

: Is there a website or app where one could put in a route and get back a list of #ham radio towers to …

: I’m very confused, just how is Spanish Flamenco enough of Mexico’s culture to be tied to New …

: Yeah, this might turn into a serious problem. #airplane #flight

: We lost one if the sweetest souls we’ve met yet. Her absence leaves a huge hole in our hearts.

: Take my money @rushtheband halftimebeverage.com/the-compl…

: Happy #mayDay ! Time to put this song on repeat. youtu.be/WzZaJDg6E…

: sigh Facebook/Instagram is following suit in asking people for money to get “verified.” Didn’t they …

: Bottle found in the back of the cellar. This was an amazing brewery. They are sorely missed. …

: Spring, finally! #flower #tulip #spring

: Slowly improving my chocolate bombón game. I have to research but I think I might have invented a …

: Anyone with a BlueSky invite they wouldn’t mind sharing?

: Experimenting with Bánh Mì bread. This one seems to have grown a wing. #bread #banhMi

: Water in the house was off. Couldn’t figure out why. Did some troubleshooting. Yup, it’s definitely …

: I learned that @nationalParkService has volunteer challenge coins! Does anyone know how to get them? …

: Pheasant “chashu“ ramen with homemade rye-ramen noodles. #ramen #sousVide

: With all this talk about massively rich people, I’m curious, is there a list of who the richest, …

: Alarm sounds anyone? tube.tchncs.de/w/sD3qQfm…

: TIL pt. 2, so does lycos.com ! And tripod.com AND angelfire.com !!!!!! The 90s are back baby!!!! …

: TIL that altavista.com still exists and is a search engine. #til

: “Rapid Unscheduled Dissasembly,” is a term I didn’t know existed but will now try to use as often as …

: Long day with a long #cat .

: Finding a random backup on an old hard drive is a trip down memory lane.

: I need an AI that can “look” at a screenshot for a tumblr/tweet/fb and give me back the link. I like …

: Experimenta rye ramen pasta inspired by Ivan Orkin’s recipe. #ramen #pasta #rye #handMade

: I missed Michale Keaton. youtu.be/hebWYacbd…

: Thank you @apple for having mastodon tender properly in iMessages now. Looks like this #fediverse …

: Springtime smells like rosemary, so made a rosemary police oil, which made me want to make focaccia …

: I find it extremely sad that we measure gas pumps to 3 significant digits but syringes used to give …

: Really interesting work from the @CharaChorder team on getting voice synthesis to be really fast. …

: This looks like an interesting project. Kind of reminds me of Aluxio but with added smart-stuff with …

: Want some smoke flavor with your gas pizza oven? Throw a chunk of fruit wood in there a couple …

: Your chances of getting eaten by a rabbit are low, but never zero.

: Watching clips of @alfranken doing @theDailyShow feels like @letterman doing his old show, blended …

: Guess today was the day I learned what seized chocolate looks like. 🤦‍♂️ #chocolate #cooking #fail

: If you’re looking for stickers for that new laptop you may have acquired, or locker, or door.. These …

: Don’t care, Pluto is stil a planet to me. And west a beautiful one at that. …

: I hope this means I might not have to learn Rust after all. 😬 github.com/exaloop/c…

: Weird, if I’m reading this right one has to be part of the Assembly of States Parties, to be …

: Being someone that went to college in Nebraska for almost 10 years, sadly I’m not surprised by these …

: I didn’t used to believe in fortune tellers, but a bird just picked my future out of a box and I’m …

: DreamWorks has released their in-house renderer as OpenSource. github.com/dreamwork… can’t …

: Are my brother and I the only people in the world that watches the 1990s classic Rockula staring the …

: Maybe I’ve lived in Portland too long, but I’m guessing it’s seeing Ben Afflec and Matt Damon …

: Knowing this exists is definitely a problem. a.co/d/aPhcfrn out-door deep fryer. 😬🫡

: If you know about Psysics Girl this is sad news. Diana is, IMHO, one of the few science …

: “In the grand scheme of things we’re all pretty much blind and deaf” abstrusegoose.com/421

: Happy holidays to all! …… in February….

: Virtual Science & Cooking class for grades 6-12! If you are, or know of any science educators, …

: If you hate the DC cinematic universe, I believe you’re right in doing so. But, BUT, watch The …

: If you haven’t heard of Donny Benét, we’ll now you have. #funky www.youtube.com/watch

: When sunsets here are good, they’re great. #sunset #snow #home

: Found a great video on removing backlash on the HEQ5-Pro. youtu.be/-k3zFA4-z… The mount looks …

: I have a brand new alarm sounds for you.

: I’m a very lucky random clump of cells. #home

: Nothing better to do on a snowy Oregon afternoon. #snow #4KFire

: I ❤️ Larry. twitter.com/nwsportla…

: #movieIdea Title: Edgar Allan Poe-Po In which Edgar and his pet crow own a used book store by day …

: Might have discovered something. Kojikin french fries grown on spuds that have been lacto-fermented. …

: If you haven’t yet found out about @TaskMaster then this is your introduction …

: My $0.02 on an unasked subject. If we don’t trust Wikipedia because it’s human-curated, why does …

: A home-style version of poutine using squished potatoes, salmon/steelhead gravy with shiitake …

: If this sounds bad tech.slashdot.org/story/23/… wish I could tell stories of the things I’ve …

: After more than 3 years missing the yearly pilgrimage to @russianRiverBC , I’ve got a hold of some …

: I have a new addition to the family. So far it seems really happy on gravel (as @fujiBikes …

: “Smoked” steelhead in cream sauce with home-made bronze-die pasta. #arcobaleno #sousVide #semolina

: Anyone know if there were any satellite launches tonight? Saw some fast-moving “string-of-pearls” …

: Blast from the past! I played on some of these songs. open.spotify.com/album/0WN… #fsi

: Pliny speaking the truth. Thanks @dbphys! #plinyTheElder #colombiaNotColumbia

: Bánh mì inspired sandwich, with quick pickles, sous-vide steelhead, steelhead deep fried crunchy …

: Not sure this is what @FoodSaver had in mind for “marinade” mode and the canning lid, but it’s …

: If you love music, specially Prog Rock, and even more if you love Rush, you should think about …

: So much for someone’s New Year’s resolution. Stay classy #portland

: Tamago Gohan made with saffron and a mix of 3/4 Colombian rice and 1/4 short grain rice, Mung bean …

: Farm cat #ford #cat #farmCat #f150

: TIL about open -n on Mac, and my life is changed. It’s close to the day I learned about caffeinate. …

: Sometimes you must believe in crystals. I’m ok believing in tartaric acid. #wine #crystals …

: After much fighting and cursing here’s my first draft for C/2022 E3 (The Green Comet). Turns out …

: From left to right, Mt Hoood, Mt Saint Hellens, and Mt Adams. #panorama #clearDay

: In wine there is wisdom, in beer there is freedom, in water there’s bacteria.

: Maybe I went a little overboard this time. Let’s see how long this will take, or if it finishes at …

: Messing around with the moon while I wait for my darks so I can process C/2023 E3. #astrophotography

: Pizza with pesto made from fennel tops, calamari olives, kale, and left over French fries. And food …

: Lacto fermented thrice cooked fries with half @impossibleFoods/half pork sausage smash burger on …

: I hear people rant and rave about the Knives Out movies, they’re good until you see Bullet Train and …

: Probably not what @incCombustion designed the temp probe, but this crock doesn’t fit in my proofing …

: Portland still surprises me with its amazing views. The Selwood Bridge.

: Learning to use the airbrush and first time using tape. Also first time I got filled bonbons to …

: Gasket in my espresso machine broke! Nooooo!!! Oh the huge-manatee! #sendHelp #coffee …

: Homemade ravioli filled with sous-vide pears, blue cheese, and fruit compote drizzled with an Herbes …

: It’s all fun and games until you don’t have the right gauge wire. #hardwareSucks #guitarBuild …

: One of the thing I miss the most from 80s music is a well placed tambourine. The sorely missed Jeff …

: I have someone asking for a song about a blackbird singing in midst of a sunset with wings that let …

: Is this Mexican lasagna or Italian flautas? Sous vide chicken thigh in truffle butter, rolled …

: Controversial opininion. Standard Colombian rice makes WAY better stir fry than any other rice. …

: Every now and again we get some great sunsets. #veryicalPanorama #oregon #portlandGray

: Jeff Beck passed away today. Even if you don’t know who he was, you have felt his effects on modern …

: All flights in the continental US are grounded. twitter.com/faanews/s…

: If there’s one calendar you use this year, let it be this one. …

: Clearly there’s gold in the Columbia River!

: I like this place

: Was just reminded of the days when knowing the difference between DVI-D and DVI-I made the …

: “Free to Use and Reuse Sets” of images from the Library of Congress. www.loc.gov/free-to-u…

: If anyone is going to the @manresarestaurant closing sale on Saturday, if there’s a cool decanter, …

: Sometimes even telescopes get cold. Just kidding, trying out SharpCap’s Sensor Analysis to get …

: Life finds a way.

: There’s 3 hard problems in computer science: -cache invalidation -naming things -plus one errors …

: Shut up. I’m not crying you’re crying. twitter.com/dog_rates… Remember to give those you love …

: I can’t express how much I feel this. twitter.com/dukesmayo…

: Today blows. #windStorm #noaa #anotherOregonWinter

: From @badAstro@mastodon.social Tonight “All the planets in the solar system are visible in the sky …

: Holiday dinner. Sois vide ham (shoulder, 2% salt, liquid smoke, 8 hours at 60C), home made teriyaki …

: Got the @incCombustion thermometer just in time for 2 big meals coming up. Sweeeeet. #toys …

: Does anyone in my circle know anything about the new Starlink High Performance Antenna? I have …

: I think this might be the most interesting tech I’ve seen all year. github.com/ulid/spec wish I …

: Happy special-holiday-closest-to-the-winter-solstice-of-your-choosing to me! @orionTelescopes …

: Good news is, after hyper tuning the @SkyWatcherUSA #HEQ5-Pro, guiding is much much better. Not so …

: If you thought gunzip was a funny command, wait until you hear about funpack. …

: When stone meets nibs.

: I’d forgotten just how much I hate dealing with windows drivers. Sheesh!

: Everyone so so judgement is this house when it comes to cooking. Sheesh! #cat #spinach …

: Received my gorgeous @KroneckerWallis edition of “On the Orogin of Species” in the mail. Doesn’t …

: Whoever was the first person to blanch, then sweat, then ferment, the dry a weird looking pod from …

: Lost gentle Fiffi bunny 2 weeks ago to the day. Today we lost Stevie, the kindest and funniest …

: Finally getting around to getting my Lattepanda (https://www.lattepanda.com) up and running. Very …

: Garfunkel and Oats predicted the present 13 years ago. www.youtube.com/watch

: And so ends the week of having the kitchen all to myself with quartered quesadilla chips and …

: This version of the song would have made all the quinceañeras parties I had to go to waaaaay more …

: Very interesting video explaining some of the newly released GAIA datasets and how they can now be …

: Nachos!

: It’s interesting g to watch Atari: Game Over (spoiler alert) It feels amazing to see Nolan Bushnell …

: Because the deep fryer is already out today continues the deep fried Brussels sprouts binge. As a …

: It’s interesting. The more I use Mastodon, the more I keep forgetting to fire up the other social …

: Last night my brother sent me a pic of the delicious Cordon Bleu he was having. I haven’t had that …

: I really hope this is a real movie. This bear is not the hero we need, but the hero we deserve. …

: If you haven’t watched Good Night Oppy, you should. Haven’t seen such a well made documentary in a …

: No one of spectators random hail in Oregon (except the weather service).

: Slowly getting the hang of tempering chocolates. Decided to try to add some color. Glamor shot vs …

: Thanks @stableDiffusion, I’ll never sleep again. www.youtube.com/watch

: If you have trees that you don’t know how to take care of my awesome friend has finally put all her …

: Wizard Nebula #NGC7380 Processing on APP to stack and register, PI for final color and adjustments, …

: Sadly didn’t get to spend the day with the Portland family this year due to furry-family illness but …

: Pacman Nebula (NGC 281) Processing on APP to stack and register, PI for final color and adjustments, …

: I can see all my friends from here! 👋 www.flickr.com/photos/na…

: TIL about the Boston Public Library Vinyl LP Collection. “… includes hundreds of thousands of audio …

: If you were in Portland, OR today, hopefully you enjoyed the sunset.

: Processing nebulas is a lot harder than galaxies. Not compleatly happy with this, but a good first …

: Cranberry tonic 1:1 symple -“Black tea” profle on the @decentEspresso with 30g of ground …

: Triangulum Galaxy (IC135). Same process as before, APP to stack and register, PI for final color and …

: I used AstroPixelProcessor to align and integrate Andromeda, finished in PixInsight, I think it …

: Figured out multi-night #WBPP processing! Woo-hoo! No wait for, I don’t know, 3 hours? …

: I was having some problems with #ekos so I setup the camera to make a Timelapse as well. Figured if …

: Single night of imaging for Andromeda from my backyard + with ~30 min of processing. #ekos …

: Brendan Fraser is a national treasure. Can’t wait to watch the new movie. youtu.be/TfaMLqEh1… …

: I was reminded again that if someone you’re talking to keeps saying “trust me,” probably don’t.

: Hello M31 #andromeda, it’s been a while. #astrophotography #ekos #indilib

: Hello all, life happens so I’m in the market for a new job. Clearly not the best time for this …

: Fall sunsets in Oregon sure make My Hood look majestic.

: Happy exploding whale day to all who observe! www.youtube.com/watch

: “Always try, to be nice and never fail to be kind.” -The Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi)

: Timelapse of #mtHood from Tygh Valley.

: Cute kitty came over and said hello while running errands. #kitten #cat #makingBiscuits

: Tried to make a Timelapse of the lunar eclipse but : Too many clouds ii) I forgot to change the …

: Low and slow chocolate tempering technique

: If you’re moving to @mastodon.social and want to see if you’re Tweeps are there, there’s a tool! …

: Lasagna, it’s (probably) what’s for dinner. This little AEX-5 is so nice to use.

: Moon on a cloudy and foggy night through a fully zoomed in iPhone (optical + digital). The quality …

: I’m getting older yet I still can’t control my temper.

: Mint Julep

: Old-fashioned

: "Cotton Candy" sugar

: Quick cold-brew coffee

: Gin experiment #2

: Sauerkraut Experiment #1

: Ketchup experiment #1

: No-knead sourdough-ish pizza

: Soy sauce experiment #1

: Mounting external drive before Mediatomb starts on the Raspberry Pi

: Miso experiment #2

: Miso experiment #1

: Dealing with iCal Delegates and Google Calendars

: Mellon Ballah 12/2015

: Fighting dropped packets on the Raspberry Pi with Edimax WiFi

: Reconnecting Raspberry Pi WiFi

: Chewy chocolate chip cookie recipe

: Making an analogue gauge with Processing

: Creating an encrypted drive in OSX

: Turducken experiment #1

: Playing with colors

: Insta-Gin experiment

: Installing Image Tools plugin for Grails

: Compost tea from brewing waste

: Turken experiment #1

: Simple Firewall example for Linux

: Installing a LAMP stack on Nexenta

: Simple Firewall example for OpenSolaris/BSD

: Uploading Files in Grails

: Apache, awstats and newsyslog

: 2015 Blood Moon Wine

: Grails ConnectionPool error with MySQL on FreeBSD

: 2015 Washington Cabernet Sauvignon

: Using screen and ssh-agent

: Adding mod_proxy to Apache 2.2 in FreeBSD

: Initial Raised Garden Beds Design

: Using xargs to do parallel processing

: Stormy Day Mushroom Experiment

: Fixing Cacti error 1062

: Huge thanks