Monthly Archives: August 2013

Rice au gratin and the quest for cheesy fried rice balls

I have a favorite recipe, something my mother has made for a long time (especially in winter) that pairs particularly well with steak. I learned to make it myself a few years ago after some experimentation. I recently had a … Continue reading

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No really, I still hate anime!

I’ve ranted about this before, though not on this blog. Someday I may need to port over the post. But let’s start fresh, and rant anew. Starting at the beginning: I hate anime. I could give you a lot of … Continue reading

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The dreaded skin tag

Everyone hates skin tags, but I’ve been getting more and more motivated to do something about one in particular. For a long time now I’ve had one in my inner, upper thigh where it chafes something fierce when I do … Continue reading

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A weird conversation at the Fair

I was at the Great New York State Fair, waiting outside the Poultry building while my wife went in to take a look around at the rabbits. I can’t go in there because the smell of the bird droppings makes … Continue reading

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Avicii delenda est

Avicii has managed to accomplish a pretty amazing feat: He leaped instantly from knowing nothing about him to a full 10 NM (that is, the benchmark of the Nicki Minaj rage scale) in just a few seconds. Even the lead … Continue reading

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Additive alpha blending in GDI

This is something I stumbled upon that’s worth sharing. If you’re not a programmer, especially not a Windows programmer, it probably won’t matter to you. (I promise the next post will be on a completely different subject.) I’m adding some … Continue reading

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In search of a supplement

I’d like to take some vitamins on a more regular basis, if I can get myself to remember to take them, but I’d prefer it if I could just swallow one pill a day to work that out, rather than … Continue reading

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