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Archive for July, 2016

Bobby Mackey’s, Haunted?

2016 creepy unexplainedPublished July 31, 2016 at 8:56 pm No Comments

I can’t speak from first hand experience because I didn’t get to actually go in… they were closed today. I did stop long enough to get a couple of pictures and drive around the building though.

UPS “Expedited” ??? NOT!

2016 rantPublished July 22, 2016 at 8:01 pm No Comments

You’d think that “Expedited” means Fast!, Right? Well you’d be WRONG if your dealing with UPS. UPS site claims that the USPS has the package, but the USPS site appears to show that they haven’t received it. I’d call UPS about this issue if I knew they wouldn’t transfer me to an operator who I
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Maybe this rain will cool things down

2016 random_ramblings rantPublished July 22, 2016 at 3:01 pm 1 Comment

Actually it has cooled things off a little… Hopefully it doesn’t cause the temperature to climb even higher than what it was before the rain. In any event… It sure feels better out here.

Spent some time in Winchester yesterday

2016 random_ramblingsPublished July 22, 2016 at 12:40 pm No Comments

And as usual I stopped by the Big Boy for a Double Mushroom and Swiss… Hope you enjoy the pictures half as much as I enjoyed the meal 🙂

25$ Laptop (Plus Parts & Labor!)

2016 Computers and Technology random_ramblingsPublished July 20, 2016 at 3:43 pm 34 Comments

So at this point I have some cash invested in what appears to be a promising little laptop. It had what I believed to be minor issues… a sticking key (new keyboard) battery didn’t hold charge (new battery on the way)… slow and sluggish (uninstalled some useless bloatware)… Runs real HOT! (probably due to running
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Project Day!

2016 Computers and TechnologyPublished July 1, 2016 at 2:21 pm 9 Comments

Posting from my secret hideaway workshop today. I think I have found the time to finally get to play with these old toys. One of these need only a small memory upgrade. The other.. I’m not sure about. It was given to me with “issues”. Will try and update my progress tonight.