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  • Chili Recipe #1

    Chili Recipe #1

    I wanted chili tonight for dinner but I had never made chili from scratch. I whipped up a pot of this and liked it so much I thought I’d write the recipe down. 2 cans Pinto Beans 2 cans Navy Beans 1 Can Kidney Beans 1 pound beef 2 red onions 1 jalapeño pepper 2 […]

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  • Build an Electronic Snare Drum Pad

    Build an Electronic Snare Drum Pad

    I’ve been looking at expanding my electronic trap set. The bulk of it suits me well but I’ve always been frustrated by the snare pad. There is just something not right about smacking a 6 inch rubber pad for the snare. Roland has a nice line of mesh head electronic drums with their V-Drum line. […]

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  • Pandorum the movie

    Pandorum the movie

    Today I picked up a copy of Pandorum in the discount Blu-ray bin. I’ve seen the DVD cover before but didn’t give it much thought or knew what it was about. I scan the back cover. It reads; “It’s pitch black on an abandoned ship 500 miles from earth. For crew members Corporal Bower (Ben […]

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  • The Seattle Coliseum Theatre

    The Seattle Coliseum Theatre

    The Coliseum Theatre opened in 1916 and had it’s final movie showing in 1990.It was always one of my favourite structures in Seattle and, as a kid, I saw many movies there. The very first James Bond movie I ever saw in a theatre, The Spy who Loved Me (1977) was in the Coliseum. I […]

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  • The Search for Seattle’s elusive Giant Santa Claus

    The Search for Seattle’s elusive Giant Santa Claus

    Several weeks back I was in Seattle Washington visiting friends. During a stroll near the downtown Monorail station I made an off the cuff comment about wondering what happened to the giant Santa. My friend Janet said “Oh my god. I’m about to cry. No one else remembers giant Santa.” I personally hadn’t given Giant […]

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  • Traffic Cone Desk Fan

    Traffic Cone Desk Fan

    I needed a desk fan at work. I found a small discarded Telus traffic cone outside the office. I figured this would make a nice base. I salvaged a seized 120mm fan from a server and re-lubricated it. Once it got warmed up it stopped making that noise (you know, that noise). Good enough for […]

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  • E Cigarette 2nd hand vapour just might be good for you.

    E Cigarette 2nd hand vapour just might be good for you.

    I found an interesting article from Time 1942 about propylene glycol as an anti viral agent. A powerful preventive against pneumonia, influenza and other respiratory diseases may be promised by a brilliant series of experiments conducted during the last three years at the University of Chicago’s Billings Hospital. Dr. Oswald Hope Robertson last week was […]

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  • Put your hands in the air and step away from the Jolly Rancher

    Put your hands in the air and step away from the Jolly Rancher

    I saw an article on-line which said “Jolly Rancher lands Brazos ISD third-grader in detention for a week”. ORCHARD, Texas – A third-grader at Brazos Elementary was given a week’s detention for possessing a Jolly Rancher. School officials in Brazos County are defending the seemingly harsh sentence. The school’s principal and superintendent said they were […]

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  • Adventures in Electronic Cigarettes – Part 3

    Adventures in Electronic Cigarettes – Part 3

    Two weeks ago I set down traditional cigarettes in favour of the fancy new, 21st century, electronic version. Now I’m heading into week three and I must say I don’t miss my Dunhill cigarettes one bit. So, how do I feel at the start of week three? I am starting to notice a few things. […]

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  • Electronic Cigarette Primer – The Basics to Get You Started

    Electronic Cigarette Primer – The Basics to Get You Started

    Even though I’m fairly new at vaping, I thought I’d create a post about what I’d recommend to someone interested in purchasing their first electronic cigarette and cover some lingo, hardware and e-juice basics. Lets start off with some common lingo you will see in the electronic cigarette community. Analogue: This is what some vapour […]

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  • Are Electronic Cigarettes Safe?

    Are Electronic Cigarettes Safe?

    I ran across this article written by Kristin Noll-Marsh. I thought it was well assembled and contained some good information and asked her if I could re-post it here. She agreed. –7 Are Electronic Cigarettes Safe? by Kristin Noll-Marsh Recently, there has been media coverage about the safety of electronic cigarettes, which may be confusing […]

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  • I made a short film

    I made a short film

    There is also a version with the directors commentary.

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  • Adventures in Electronic Cigarettes – Part 2

    Adventures in Electronic Cigarettes – Part 2

    So here I am, one week using the E-Cigarettes.

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  • Pandamonium: A Love Story

    Pandamonium: A Love Story

    For some reason one night I, or rather Panda, started writing a B-movie screenplay. This is the result.

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  • Movie Review – Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

    Movie Review – Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen

    (This is a movie review I wrote for another website under the name Capt Cranky.)

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  • Adventures in Electronic Cigarettes – Part 1

    Adventures in Electronic Cigarettes – Part 1

    Some time ago I heard of a new device called the e-cigarette. The device is basically a battery, an atomizer, a cartridge containing a vapourizer liquid (which can contain nicotine and flavours) and a mouthpiece. The e-cigarette was invented by a fellow named Hon Lik – a 2-3 pack a day smoker. According to a […]

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  • About the “Hey Anton” Videos

    About the “Hey Anton” Videos

    Once I got my new Smartphone and realized it had video capabilities, I knew I had to use it for some form of evil.

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  • Hey Anton #16 – Hey Anton the Movie

    Hey Anton #16 – Hey Anton the Movie

    Anton gets his own movie.

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  • Hey Anton #15

    Hey Anton #15

    Anton broke his finger tips

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  • Hey Anton #14

    Hey Anton #14

    Happy Birthday Space Captain Anton.

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