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Saturday, February 15, 2003
It's ... it's furry!
In unexplored territory, the Toa Maiden and her Matoran companions come across an utterly alien creature.

Friday, February 14, 2003
Co-worker Lego Incarnation
Yoda is included for a sense of scale.

UPDATE: Co-worker complains that the Lego interpretation's hair and physique are not accurate and/or adequate. I found myself in the unaccustomed position of explaining that Lego is just a toy.

Thursday, February 13, 2003
Consistent espresso
I have mastered, after a few trials, my Krups espresso maker.
UPDATE: Vince reports that the espresso produced is adequate. I am gratified.

Stupid, stupid terror. Who would want such stupid terror?
I'm in Seattle which I cynically presume is being targeted by North Korean nukes (not to mention Russian nukes but they're not evil anymore apparently) and Ginny is in London which is under threat of Al Quaeda attack. Charming.

Finished Idoru and All Tomorrow's Parties
In one sitting each, no less. Which is as about as ringing an endorsement as I can give. Page-turner and so forth.

New Responsibilities Confirmed
After a longish period of mild uncertainty, my new job responsibilities have been confirmed. Hooray!

Mom and Dad have e-mail!
Thanks to one of my cool brothers, the folks now have an email appliance. Spiffy! Appropriate!

Sunday, February 09, 2003
Altered States redux

Altered States homage
A couple of accidental webcam pics and a little of the ol' Photoshop and having recently watched Altered States has resulted in this: