ABOUT ME

I'm a software engineer who has several joys in life: a great wife, a wonderful daughter, a good job at an exciting startup in San Francisco, and enough skill and means to have woodworking, knitting, cooking, LEGO, music, and -- of course -- writing my own software applications. One thing I share across all of these subjects is a drive to excel at the project, to hone my existing skill, to learn something new, essentially, to craft something I can feel proud of.


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Updated Meta tags

Hey all, since I gave you [the Tumbler timelapse][tumbler] two days early, I'm taking this opportunity to do a little upkeep and behind-the-scenes modifications. All I've done is update the OpenGraph meta tags so my posts show up better on Facebook.

That's it.

Nothing else.

No, seriously.

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Time Lapse LEGO Assembly, The Tumbler

Okay, so I'm supposed to wait till Tuesday to release this post... but I don't want to wait. I think this is damn cool, and I'm gonna share it with you NOW! I made a timelapse of assembling The Tumbler!

The Tumbler

As you may know, I really like Batman. I mean, I'm not a fanatic or anything, but I've seen all the recent live-action movies, played the recent video games, etc. I liked the first two iterations of the Tim Burton reboot of Batman, the ones with Michael Keaton, and bought the model of The Batmobile ...

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Synecdoche, New York

So, I almost didn't get a post in today because I was trying to hurry a treat for y'all. However, I decided to not rush so much and to instead give you a review of one of the movies I watched while I was working on the treat: Synecdoche, New York.

Synechdoche, New York

First off, the pronunciation of the city is kinda like a trick question: if you know, you know, else you're gonna have a bad time. Of course, a quick Google search will reveal that this is a part of the trick. See, you're thinking of ...

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