Monthly Archives: July 2003

Dead mall

When I first moved to Silly Valley, I spent a lot of time at the Vallco Fashion Mall in Cupertino. It had a couple of half-decent bookstores, a food court, an arcade, a place to buy software, a Radio Shack … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Renderman renderer

Another cool-looking Renderman compliant renderer. Watch for my next feature film, VeggieTales: Down and Out in Silly Valley (sans the heavy (WHAM) Christian (WHAM) messages (WHAMWHAM)).

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Chem blog ref

Here’s a neat blog on phamecuticals and chemistry…

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Bad Pen Day

I’ve been under a lot of stress lately. This will sound silly, but the number of pens in my pocket is a fair indicator of how much stress I’m under. I think that I grab something to write with, stick … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

The Philosopher Chef

The philosopher chef who made my sandwich at lunch today remarked (in passing, regarding another employee’s quality of work): “Never be more exacting than the situation demands.” This was regarding the slicing of onions. However, it applies to software, too. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Metalstorm

Essentially a multiple-round muzzle loader, Metal Storm is an interesting way to fire lots of bullets at something. The FAQ is amusing. The entry for “With all those rounds stacked up in a barrel, doesn’t the muzzle velocity change with … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Comments Off