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UNR Accepts Puzzle Hunt Event Listing

A few days ago, I went to the events.unr.edu website and entered information for the UNR Puzzle Hunt self-guided tour. I listed it as “daily” for as many years as they would accept. I entered the link to http://www.unrpuzzlehunt.com and then submitted it. A few days later, I…

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15 Miles and Counting…

I made it 15 miles in the kayak on Saturday (Aug 19 2017). It was really neat to go around Deadman Point and see Cave Rock and South Lake Tahoe. The Route I took went around and into Glenbrook Bay and included a small detour at the end…

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Kayaking Across The Bay

Starting at Sand Harbor in the evening. The point, just above the boat being launched, is the destination four miles away. I hope to get there in an hour. The pictures were taken through a phone dry-bag so the quality is not quite great. The destination has been…

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Milling

My dad gave me his old million machine. It’s a Benchmaster mill and it works pretty dang well compared to using a hack saw and filing. Benchmaster (banana for scale) I’ve learned a lot about milling in the last few weeks, but nothing that would get written in…

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New Email Address

To anyone reading this blog, drector@rockclimbing.com is no longer a usable email address. rockclimbing.com is shutting off their email server. I will get forwarded emails from that address for a while, but please don’t use it anymore. I can be reached at my gmail address “rectorsquid”. Dave

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Computer Engineer Barbie

I found a site that had commentary about the terrible Computer Engineer Barbie book that came out recently. the book is apparently really sexist and makes Barbie out to be an idiot who can only get by with the help of a couple of guys. The site had…

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I Fear Being Defined

I don’t have a tattoo. I’ve thought about it, and I certainly am curious about it. Does it really hurt? Can I take it? Who am I? What would I get written on me permanently? This?… The reason that I don’t have a tattoo is that I have…

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