like you care


i created a new “linked album” of my favorite pictures i’ve taken recently.

Categories : photography  site news


i’m spending more time in front of the computer (usually processing pictures) as of late so the music’s going again. i’ve rediscovered monkey radio, good stuff if you haven’t checked it out before.

Categories : fun

computer nerds


ldap directories are arranged by types usually. people, organizations, locations, etc.

where i’m at, i saw this description for the “people” OU

Expanding base ‘ou=people,’…
Error: Search: Size Limit Exceeded. <4>
Result <0>: (null)
Matched DNs:
Getting 1 entries:
>> Dn: ou=people,
1> description: Directory Tree for Terran Carbon-Based Homonid Life-Units;
1> ou: people;
2> objectClass: top; organizationalUnit;

talk about an easter-egg. they didn’t even spell “Homonid” right 😛

Categories : geek  OMG DUDA WTF

what’d you say?


a list of the quotes in the quote database” was requested. by the way, i use the mc_quote plugin for wordpress to handle my quotes.

Categories : site news


flag burning is something distasteful and offensive but it shouldn’t be illegal. (2)

The ranking Democrat on the committee, Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont, reiterated his opposition to the measure. “Despicable gestures like flag burning are hard to tolerate,” said Leahy. “We do so because such tolerance is what makes America great. The Constitution goes beyond symbols. The Constitution is the real bedrock of our rights.”

Categories : OMG DUDA WTF


I am 68% Evil Genius.
Deceitful & Crazy!

Evil courses through my blood. Lies and deceit motivate my evil deeds. Crushing the weaklings and idiots that do nothing but interfere in my doings.

Categories : quizzes

is this how i tell i’m becoming a photo dork?


the folks at TMBO pointed me to a blog/website mostly about lighting in regards to photography. it includes some things about composition and cheap hardware for off-camera flash work and the composition related to it.

Categories : fun  photography

nasty beverage



coca-cola blak. nasty. stay away from it.

although the concept of mixing coke and coffee does seem appealing, their implementation blows. i will try it with real coffee (none of their instant crap) and coke. no aspartame either.

i couldn’t agree more

Categories : OMG DUDA WTF  reviews

linux rules


the rh9 fileserver at my mom & stepdad’s place:

[nick@cougar var]$ uptime
17:43:58 up 398 days, 18:58, 1 user, load average: 1.00, 1.00, 1.00

the debian sarge testing/unstable backup box, same location:

nick@backup:~$ uptime
17:45:42 up 345 days, 3:02, 1 user, load average: 1.85, 1.22, 1.12

(emphasis added)

Categories : geek

geek weekend passed


the lan is over, i sifted through and here are my pictures.

ed: updated links (thanks nathan)

Categories : geek  photography