Archive for date: September 18, 2005

Telescopes are cool…

September 18, 2005 | Link of the Day, My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

Contrary to appearances, I actually try to read blogs of people who are perhaps a bit different than me. I do this to help fight against the perception (mostly my own) that I’m a monochromatic personality, interested only in a few geeky topics. Lisa Williams is such a blogger, who writes about a number of […]

The Basics Work…

September 18, 2005 | General, My Projects | By: Mark VandeWettering

Well, a couple more hours of debugging has made the basics of my Atari 2600 project work. Have I mentioned what it is yet? No? Well, it’s an implementation of the German World War II three rotor crypto machine commonly known as the Enigma. I wrote a simulator of the machine in C a few […]

How to tell if you’re a racist…

September 18, 2005 | Rants and Raves | By: Mark VandeWettering

Some stories just make you shake your head. “I’m not racist or anything,” he said. “It’s just, some people I hate, some people I don’t get along with. And black people just happen to be the ones because they think they’re better than everyone else.” How can you tell if you’re a racist? If you […]