Category: Personal

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Meet my new computer – Stealth

It’s been close to three years since I built my last gaming PC, and though that computer still kicks ass at most games, it’s starting to show its age with next-gen titles. I first...

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My new widescreen monitor

I finally got rid of the giant 50 lb. 21″ beast of a CRT monitor and got a nice, sharp 22″ widescreen LCD monitor. It’s a Samsung SyncMaster 226BW to be exact, with 2ms...

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Happy birthday to me

So I’m a little late. Last week on June 29th I turned 25 years old. The weekend that followed was one hectic and fun weekend. My parents, grandparents, and father-in-law came up to visit...

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I finally got my first big screen TV

It’s been a long time coming, but after years of impatient waiting I finally got a TV I always wanted. A big screen, high-def, rear-projection to be exact. Finally, I can watch TV, movies,...

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New kitchen counter tops

Finally, our kitchen is starting to look like a kitchen! After 7-8 weeks of remodeling our kitchen we are almost done. The last big thing got done today, and that was installing the counter...

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My first post from our new house

Well, Jenny and I made the final move into our new house this last weekend, and boy am I glad it’s over. It has been one hell of a stressful month. Between work, moving,...

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I am now a homeowner

Wow, I never thought this day would come. Yesterday, March 22nd, at 5pm Jenny and I closed escrow and got the keys to our first house. After which, we went back to our current...

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Pictures of our new house

So Jenny and I recently bought a new house. It’s still in escrow for the next few weeks but we were able to get into it today while they were doing an inspection, and...

Sin City Nick 0

My take on Photoshop meets Sin City

So, as some of you might know, there have been a few Photoshop tutorials online that show you how to take a picture and turn it into a Sin City screen cap. I’ll tell...

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I got a bad case of crabs

Headcrabs that is! First it went after me but I was able to fend it off. Then it went after my dog Abby, but once it got a mouthful of fur it quickly bailed....