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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).


Wound up going 2-0 in thanks to the timely intervention of Heartless Hidetsugu. Even though the deck is good at winning (3-1 since I first built it, if I'm not mistaken), it just isn't much fun to play, so I'm probably going to retire it (for now).

And now... To bed!


My dragons won the first round of , after I popped Sarkhan's super ability and brought in Every. Dragon. In. The. Deck.


that thinks the word "installable" is spelled incorrectly, and suggests "uninstallable" as a replacement. 😕


Interesting - when I push a photo post from to my instance (via the ), only the title comes with it.

Looks like I'll have to either alter the plugin to show the rest of the post (the code's on GitHub, so maybe), or manually post my photos to both locations (which will be harder to remember than to actually do).


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!


Just Work. - Ethan Marcotte

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 .