Monthly Archives: January 2006

100 patty cheeseburger

Some (drunk) friends visiting Vegas at Halloween decide to order a burger with 100 patties and 100 slices of cheese (a 100×100). kinda makes me want to skip lunch today. especially the part about the raw paties at the end, and that one dude ate them. eeeeewwwwww!

what to read next?

Neat site. What Should I Read Next? “Enter a book you like and the site will analyse our database of real readers’ favourite books (over 15,000 and growing) to suggest what you could read next. It’s a bit like browsing the bookshelves of a (very) well read friend! (You can register on the results page [Continue]

saturn v rocket

Pdfs for building s Saturn V rocket out of paper. How cool! Kinda big, but I think it’d be fun to build. After building manymany more buildings for Axis & Allies. Which reminds me…


because I always forget Randy’s phone number: Sledgehammer Arms Works Randy Kline 5424 Newt Patterson Rd. Mansfield, TX 76063 Phone: (817)478-9624

googled myself

Well, actually I googled “gandalf23”, but whatever. Amazingly, a lot of the stuff it found was, indeed, me. Even the post about dykes on bikes, but not the stuff that google quoted, that was from someone else below me. Looking up my real name found nothing that was me. It’s odd what is and isn’t [Continue]

re-read the wheel of time

I finished re-reading Robert Jordan’s Wheel of Time series Sunday. Books one through eleven. The twelvth, and final?, is not out yet. The later books were much better when read in a row like that. I hadn’t re-read them since book six, The Lord of Chaos. Yes, there is still a slowing down of the [Continue]


note to self: jsut realised i have no “Tech” or “Software” categories. I updated Trillian the other day. Well, a few weeks ago. Mainly so that I could converse with Adam of Arabia when he is online (veryvery rare). But it’s got a neat benefit of letting me know when emails arrive. Well, to my [Continue]

g3 stock

Ever since I saw the first Die Hard movie I have wanted an HK Mp5. I almost, I was this close, got a Special Weapons clone a few years ago when they were _only_ $750 or so. Now they’re $1500 or more, and a lot of the early ones sucked. So I got a CETME [Continue]

saturday night aar

Went on a date Saturday night. First one. I thought it went well. Guess I’ll find out for sure tonight. Chillis for dinner, then 8.0 for drinks, then saw The Family Stone. I had a good time. Think we have simmilar taste in music and movies. We’re pretty close in age, so I don’t have [Continue]