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Nerd v Geek vs Dweeb

I had a conversation with a colleague the other day about the definitions of the words geek and nerd. Well, I just stumbled across this recent post on slashdot… There *is* a clear distinction and a value hierarchy among geeks, nerds, and dweebs, but you’ve got it all wrong. What Read more…

By jason, ago
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World Cup Soccer

I have never really been into soccer before. Recently have been watching the Australian games late at night on TV. Setting the alarm for 1am, 5am etc… While I think most soccer is a bit of a toss, the World Cup games really make soccer shine. It probably helps that Read more…

By jason, ago
MAME

Mame cabinet – side panels

Here are the plans for my mame cabinet: Measure twice, cut once: I’ve cut out the top panels. Here is how they turned out: I hope they turn out OK once they are painted and trimmed with some t-molding…

By jason, ago
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Want to buy a house?

Our house is theoretically on the market. Want to purchase a lovely renovated 4 bedroom ensuite home in the Australian Capital? You probably don’t but I sure hope somebody does. We are just about ready to sign on the dotted line for purchasing a house on five acres, so we Read more…

By jason, ago
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First Post

I decided to start a blog. Mainly to chronicle my efforts at building a mame cabinet. I’ll probably also ramble on about: cutting code (I am employed as a web developer – C#.NET at the moment) purchasing a new house – just about to get real serious. my half-arsed handy-man Read more…

By jason, ago