Monthly Archives: September 2015

Wednesday, 30 September 2015

08:04 – Today is Barbara’s last day of work at the law firm. As of tomorrow, she’s working for our own company. Instead of rooting my Fire HD7 and installing Android, I decided to contact Amazon about a warranty replacement. … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 29 September 2015

07:54 – It’s Barbara’s next to last day of working for someone other than ourselves. I’m seriously thinking about blowing away the Amazon-hacked OS on my Fire HD7 and replacing it with vanilla Android. I’m getting tired of the crashes … Continue reading

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Monday, 28 September 2015

08:39 – This morning, Barbara starts her last partial week at the law firm. Three more days. Meanwhile, from the news reports it appears that Europe is in its last partial year of being European. Some pushback against the flood … Continue reading

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Sunday, 27 September 2015

08:57 – I’ve been thinking about night sights, not just for the AR-15, but for the Mini-14, our shotguns, and our pistols and revolvers. There are a lot of options available, ranging in price from $10,000+ for a top-quality, current-generation … Continue reading

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Saturday, 26 September 2015

09:08 – Barbara is down to three more days at work, with her last day next Wednesday. As she pointed out, though, Thursday will be a regular work day for her, but she’ll be working instead for our company. About … Continue reading

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Friday, 25 September 2015

08:20 – Barbara is taking a vacation day today and heading out to run errands. We’re in pretty good shape on science kit inventory, so we’ll spend most of this weekend getting things organized, inventoried, straightened up, and cleaned. The … Continue reading

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Thursday, 24 September 2015

07:25 – I have a bone to pick with the US federal government. Why are they wasting the time of SEAL Team Six, Delta Force, and so on by sending them out to track down and kill minor annoyances like … Continue reading

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Wednesday, 23 September 2015

09:08 – Welcome to autumn. It looks and feels like autumn around here. Highs in the 70’s, lows in the 50’s, and rain. Barbara is now down to five work days left, and counting. While she was out running errands … Continue reading

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Tuesday, 22 September 2015

08:03 – Today is the last full day of summer, with the autumnal equinox at 0421 ET tomorrow. Barbara is now down to six work days left at the law firm, and counting. A vocal group of fringe Christian and … Continue reading

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Monday, 21 September 2015

08:07 – As of today, Barbara has only seven work days left at the law firm. As of 1 October, she’ll be working for our own company, which we’re both looking forward to. A couple of people have mentioned that … Continue reading

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