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Game Day for NTTTBGM

The North Tahoe Table Top Board Game Meetup had another game day yesterday. We meet twice a week so it wasn’t an unusual event! We played Lords of Waterdeep with all expansions with six people. I don’t know why we torture ourselves by playing games with more than…

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Public and Private Information in Board Games

The issue of public vs. private information in board games is an interesting one. If you have every played a board game of any complexity, you have dealt with the issue in some way. Most people ignore it completely or deal with it subconsciously or accidentally. Private information…

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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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