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September 8th, 2017

An Idea to Increase Viewer Awareness of Gender Roles in Fiction

I recently enjoyed watching Marc Maron’s Netflix special, Too Real. As good entertainment should, it left me wanting more. I decided to watch Glow–another relatively new Netflix show with Marc Maron. I haven’t finished watching the first episode yet, but in the first scene an actress is auditioning for a part. After she delivers a […]

July 16th, 2014

Ubuntu 12.04 initramfs dependency nonsense

In managing Linux servers, and I’ve encountered the following situation many times: $ sudo apt-get upgrade Reading package lists… Done Building dependency tree Reading state information… Done You might want to run ‘apt-get -f install’ to correct these. The following packages have unmet dependencies: initramfs-tools : Depends: initramfs-tools-bin (< 0.99ubuntu13.1~) but 0.99ubuntu13.5 is installed libc6-dev […]

November 6th, 2013

Well this is an awkward silence.

May 23rd, 2013

Draw Something More

My Vader skills improved.

May 13th, 2013

Small town manners

July 11th, 2012


This year we sat behind our usual tree in a park in Provo, Utah and watched the higher altitude elements of Stadium of Fire. As usual (for me when taking pictures of fireworks), the focus isn’t quite right, but I think I managed the exposure better than I have in the past. Here are a […]

February 15th, 2012

I’m a grandfather?

My 20-year-old daughter is a mother, which apparently makes me a grandfather. The cool part of becoming a grandfather is that it comes with a grandchild–a grandson in this case. Here is some photographic evidence.

December 25th, 2011

Grandma’s New Christmas CD

This Christmas my brother-in-law came up with a fun joke to play on my Mom. He gave her a Christmas CD of David Archuleta singing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, and he asked me to create a fake cover of Lady Gaga singing with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir. He recorded her reaction.