Monthly Archives: July 2011

Reap As You Sew!

After making a half dozen baby quilts, I found myself with a nice amount of scraps in various shapes and sizes. I love the fabric, and I can’t bring myself to discard the scraps. I hang on to them figuring … Continue reading

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The G5 iMac is DEAD! Long Live the G5 iMac!

This is a followup to last week’s article where I performed an autopsy on a six-year-old iMac that had a number of ruptured capacitors. Like a low-rent Frankenstein movie, I ended up transplanting the brains from one computer into the … Continue reading

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What I Miss About Comics Stick-On Sophistication

Did you know that a more mature, sexier, more sophisticated you comes with its own adhesive?

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GIFfy Pop!

Tina tries her hand at an animated GIF file with several pictures of LRW from a few years back.

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No Deposit, No Return or Do You Mind If We Don’t Shake Hands?

Hi, gang! It’s Mrs. Crankipants here to present TALES FROM THE SUBWAY The subway can be a convenient way to get around, but every now and then you have to put up with some nonsense – trash, garbled announcements, late … Continue reading

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Bad Caps! Talking ‘Bout Bad Caps!

Recently I was given the task of hopefully resuscitating a 17″ G5 iMac that is roughly 6 years old, and, in classic fashion, was working just fine until something weird started to happen according to its user. The user is … Continue reading

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What I Miss About Comics Roman Legions for $1.98

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