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Geek, coder, gamer, tinkerer, husband, father, system admin, web developer, and American cyborg, though not necessarily in that order. Creator of Mythic Wars (card game). Employed by AT&T (but doesn't speak for them).

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I am master of the !

 

Testing direct push to my account via my upgraded .

 

"I put my pants on just like the rest of you -- one leg at a time. Except, once my pants are on, I make gold records."

 

A good friend is visiting from out of town, so I spent the afternoon teaching him to play "Mythic Wars". He seemed to really enjoy it, and since it's his birthday in a couple of days, I gave him a copy to take back with him.

So, if you live in Texas, be on the lookout for Mythic Wars - coming soon to a gaming store near you!

 

Max does not approve.

Despite all his rage, he's still just a Max in a cage.

 

Just Work. - Ethan Marcotte https://ethanmarcotte.com/wrote/just-work/

This really resonated with me, about how ethics should shape the work we choose to do (insomuch as we can "choose").

 

about Dual_EC_DRBG - the "cryptographically secure" algorithm that was pushed by and (allegedly) backdoored by the . https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dual_EC_DRBG

 

that there's a medieval-fantasy version of the Hulk called Greenskyn Smashtroll.

And he has a surprisingly cute Lego Minifig.

 

Fell down a 2-3 hour clickhole, searching for a new avatar (Thanks, "Ready Player One"!).

Wound up with an 8-bit one (for now), but I did grab MakeHuman (to try and make a 3D one). And OpenSim, because everyone needs a self-hosted virtual world (and nothing is ever easy).

I guess playtime's over, so back to work!

 

Sad to say that didn't go so well this week. Went 0-2 in tonight's games, with my Dragons losing the first game, followed by my Hidetsugu-Bomb getting killed in the last turn of the 2nd game.

Got to see an old friend tonight, though, and that always makes it better. 😊