Retrophisch

2019-08-20: College football is less than two weeks away and we’re here with our first look at the 2019 …

2019-08-12: Here’s a thing about the nationalized 24-hour news cycle: 40 years ago, no one outside Oakland …

2019-08-09: Today my parents celebrate 50 years of marriage. Happy anniversary, Mom and Dad!!!

2019-08-07: Happy birthday to this kiddo! Sixteen today, in the Garden of the Gods.

2019-08-02: Honestly, if I could convince the @BearNotesApp devs to let me use my own typefaces, so I could …

2019-07-31: It was awesome seeing the turnout for @JackCarrUSA tonight. Easily twice, and possibly three times, …

2019-07-31: Snopes Issues Pre-Approval Of All Statements Made During Tonight’s Democratic Debate

2019-07-30: Happy James Reece Day, everyone! Light and blade included because I know @JackCarrUSA appreciates …

2019-07-29: So proud of this kid. Yesterday, he led his JV team to the summer league championship. It’s …

2019-07-27: I just finished @NerdKing52’s zombie novel, A Place Outside the Wild. With a different take on …

2019-07-27: Telling me it’s Star Wars: A New Hope (1977), only for me to discover it’s the wretched …

2019-07-26: There’s a new episode of the Sneaky Good podcast up. A little football gets discussed, along …

2019-07-24: I guess when the teenager returns from camp counselor duties, we need to watch Ladyhawke. …

2019-07-23: Reason #1,484 to not let your kids use anything related to Facebook: “Facebook design flaw let …

2019-07-23: So you know Evite, that online invitation service pretty much everyone uses? Yeah, there was a data …

2019-07-23: There is a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out, and we talk about just saying yes.

2019-07-22: Trump Finally Loses Baptist Support After Video Emerges Of Him Dancing …

2019-07-18: Still love Charlton Heston in True Lies: “So far, this is not blowing my skirt up, …

2019-07-18: I have seen the trailer for Top Gun: Maverick. Twice. I have thoughts. You’ll have to wait to …

2019-07-17: You know you’re a grammar nerd when you find yourself proofreading the @Rangers game program …

2019-07-17: Game program: check. Theme night promo cap: check. Dallas Stars Night with the hockey player in the …

2019-07-16: I cannot help but wonder what is this I II III of which Louie speaks.

2019-07-16: Happy birthday to my beautiful bride, my co-wrangler of our three yahoos. She’s truly a Wonder …

2019-07-15: Who has two thumbs and is co-hosting and presenting at Tapestry Conference in October? This guy! But …

2019-07-14: There’s a new episode of the Sneaky Good podcast up, and we packed the booth for an early …

2019-07-11: ESPN showing the Joey Gallo/Bryce Harper youth baseball photo again, because they’re …

2019-07-05: The fact they felt the last four words of the tweet were necessary is what makes it. …

2019-07-05: You may laugh. You may cry. You may decide it’s better than “Cats”. We …

2019-07-04: The Star Wars sticker family is not long for this world, as Kid2’s AT-AT driver is starting to …

2019-07-03: Finished “Enough” by Patrick Rhone yesterday. Gave me a nudge I needed. Definitely …

2019-07-02: iPhone home screen, 2 July 2019 The wallpaper is a shot from the beach at Destin, Florida, by my …

2019-07-01: Yesterday is funny and very sweet, a sing-along rom-com with a sci-fi twist.

2019-07-01: Impromptu date night! Seeing Yesterday.

2019-06-30: Walked through an Aldi supermarket today for the first time ever. If these had been around when I …

2019-06-30: Had Quiznos a bit ago for a late lunch. First time I’ve eaten at one in a couple of years, and …

2019-06-27: Sitting down for another Empowered Parent Podcast recording, and for the first time, we’re …

2019-06-26: LSU and sports peeps, the latest episode of the Sneaky Good Podcast is out, and we answer the really …

2019-06-25: Ever since @Amazon took over their own shipping, service from them on that end has gone downhill. I …

2019-06-25: We have another episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out, and we talk about fear and felt safety. …

2019-06-20: You know what to do, social media peeps! Help my partner in crime, er, conference presentation …

2019-06-18: What a delightful surprise to find @viticci and @johnvoorhees interviewing, on the latest Dialog …

2019-06-17: Oh look, my life. twitter.com/kristenru…

2019-06-16: Fathers’ Day date night with my bride. We saw MIB International. It’s great fun, though …

2019-06-16: I also got a goal from this kid for Fathers’ Day!

2019-06-16: This is what I walked out and found waiting for me this morning. #onbrand Note: all original …

2019-06-15: Let’s geaux, social media peeps! You know what to do. twitter.com/holleylol…

2019-06-15: Excuse me, I’ll be in mourning today. twitter.com/austin360…

2019-06-13: Honestly, this is an outright travesty. Right up there with no supporting actor nods for Jon …

2019-06-13: The latest episode of the Sneaky Good Podcast, “Living on Baseball and Cookie Cake”, is …

2019-06-13: Some brony is going to get this tattooed on his body. twitter.com/theNthJen…

2019-06-12: Thanks to Kelly and his @aggressionradio podcast, today I discovered Greek metal band Diviner. Their …

2019-06-11: Random musical opinion: of the male singers/groups who have covered “Landslide”, I still …

2019-06-10: How do I file a Radar for Apple’s dictation engine autocorrupting my child’s name to …

2019-06-10: Make it so! twitter.com/ComicsByJ…

2019-06-07: How much of a difference does adoption make? This much: the difference between the fates of Chunchun …

2019-06-07: Today I learned that listening to Kerry Livgren/AD’s Art of the State while …

2019-06-07: Look at this sweetheart. twitter.com/humoranda…

2019-06-07: Parenting 101, post-Potter. twitter.com/kristenru…

2019-06-06: Google profits from pedophiles, writes @markhurst: creativegood.com/blog/19/g…

2019-06-06: Twenty-seven years ago today.

2019-06-05: iPhone home screen, 5 June 2019

2019-06-05: So I’ve picked up another gig, and I would appreciate everyone—especially my LSU …

2019-06-05: twitter.com/RossDelle…

2019-06-05: Because today’s adorableness quota has not yet been reached… …

2019-06-03: Bokeh, the private, ad-free, user-funded photo sharing startup by Tim Smith, is currently $376 short …

2019-06-01: And then they grow up and become one of the tastiest animals God ever fashioned. (Especially if …

2019-06-01: Whatever music service this dealership subscribes to is hitting it out of the park with its mix. …

2019-06-01: The lady sitting next to me in the service area is wearing ear buds while watching video on her …

2019-05-30: Casual nerds, assemble! At long last all of the geeks were able to record together, and we have …

2019-05-28: I may or may not have agreed today to join a third podcast as cohost. 😬

2019-05-28: I wonder how many of these are about to be sold in Baton Rouge and New Orleans. …

2019-05-27: Last night, @bekindtobignate and I recorded our #GameofThrones series wrap-up episode for Big Fat …

2019-05-22: His Rubble & Ruin series is outstanding, and the enjoyment will last longer than the coffee …

2019-05-22: Need some help, folks. I’m having trouble remembering the name of a book I read a while back. …

2019-05-22: Zach Williams - No Longer Slaves (Live from Harding Prison)

2019-05-21: Google uses Gmail to track a history of things you buy — and it’s hard to delete May I suggest …

2019-05-21: I’ve always been partial to “jackwagon” and “son of a nutcracker”. …

2019-05-21: I sincerely hope everyone has a group of friends they can call on at a moment’s notice for …

2019-05-18: Even with all the plot holes I’ve had time to think about, still thoroughly enjoyed Avengers: …

2019-05-18: Date night, and seeing Avengers: Endgame again!

2019-05-18: Had lunch with my teenage-years mentor and spiritual big brother Tony today. First time we’d …

2019-05-17: All you need to know about my thoughts of John Wick 3 is I am already plotting how many times I can …

2019-05-17: Just a sampling of the speakers in this theater. I look forward to the bass rumbling my insides as …

2019-05-17: Locked and loaded for John Wick 3 with this guy!

2019-05-17: We’re going back to basics on the latest episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast. We …

2019-05-16: Yep. Wasn’t emotionally ready. #BigBangTheory

2019-05-16: It’s getting a little late in the evening for this kind of heavy thinking. …

2019-05-16: Wait, the series finale of #BigBangTheory is tonight?!? I don’t think I’m emotionally …

2019-05-16: My Everyman Hideout 5-Way Commuter Pack is still available. Come one, come all.

2019-05-15: An evergreen reminder and prayer. Wave of the phin to Twitter pal @JarrettRush for the link.

2019-05-15: Buckle up and hold on to your dragon’s scales, there’s a new episode of the Big Fat Geek …

2019-05-13: I would expect nothing less from Lucifer’s minions. twitter.com/evilbmcat…

2019-05-13: “Migrating to a Google Account means turning all your Nest data over to Google—data that …

2019-05-12: Having just finished the next-to-last #GameofThrones with @bekindtobignate, I kind of wish …

2019-05-12: Mothers’ Day 2017, 2018, 2019. The hockey player is in skates in all three shots with his mom, …

2019-05-11: This story on Hagoromo chalk is fascinating. It also sounds like something up @patrickrhone’s …

2019-05-10: Finished Gone by Dawn, by Tom Wood, a novella that hearkens back to a time earlier in the Victor …

2019-05-10: Finished Kill for Me by Tom Wood, another satisfying Victor the assassin novel. 📚

2019-05-10: Five Finger Death Punch covers Kenny Wayne Shepherd’s “Blue on Black”, and bring …

2019-05-10: I think Treason & Blasphemy is the name of my next Christian metal band. 😉 @rosskingmusic

2019-05-09: I allowed my children to pick out Mothers’ Day cards at the Hallmark store, and now I am a …

2019-05-08: Met Gala Features Dome Of Attractive Teens Battling To The Death

2019-05-07: I have backed Bokeh on Kickstarter. While it’s too early to tell if it will replace Flickr as …

2019-05-07: Personal de-Googlefication continues. I’ve swapped out Gboard for SwiftKey on my iPhone.

2019-05-07: For Sale: Everyman Hideout 5-Way Commuter Pack I backed this project on Kickstarter and received it roughly a month and a week ago. I’ve used …

2019-05-06: “I’m not saying I’d like to build a summer home here, but the trees are actually …

2019-05-06: "Hold it, hold it. What is this? Are you trying to trick me? Where's the sports? "Is this …

2019-05-06: Our friend Ross King’s new single dropped today. We had the privilege of hearing him play it …

2019-05-05: What a cruel proximity notification, Chick-fil-A.

2019-05-04: This is how much I love our Big Fat Geek podcast listeners: recording new episodes for y’all …

2019-05-03: Out of context, from an off-mic conversation during podcast recording tonight: “My next band …

2019-05-03: “Alexa, tell me a hockey joke.” “Okay, how many Maple Leafs does it take to change …

2019-05-03: iPhone home screen, 3 May 2019 There have been a couple of changes, and the background reflects my …

2019-05-01: The sons of our friends Kara and Ryan, the founders of Imana Kids, are raising money to pay their …

2019-05-01: Marriage is tough and takes intentional investment to make it thrive. Our latest Empowered Parent …

2019-04-28: Just got finished watching this week’s #GameofThrones with @bekindtobignate, and WOW …

2019-04-27: The wind blows the pollen All over and around me Nature’s attempted murder

2019-04-27: Twenty-nine years ago today. Still together.

2019-04-26: Last night I finished an ARC of @steven_kotler’s “Last Tango in Cyberspace.” …

2019-04-25: Alright, everyone hurry up and go see Avengers: Endgame so we can talk about it.

2019-04-25: I thought this appropriate attire for this evening’s premiere.

2019-04-24: If you missed it earlier in the month, there’s a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast …

2019-04-22: Finally, a 2020 ticket I can get on board with.

2019-04-22: I’ve long thought our youngest’s homeland had the potential to be a sort of African …

2019-04-18: I wonder if he blessed the rains while he was there.

2019-04-16: The rebuild of Notre Dame will be well funded. In the past month, three historically black churches …

2019-04-15: What is with accidental fires and holy sites today??? www.newsweek.com/notre-dam…

2019-04-15: Proud of my hometown newspaper. twitter.com/theadvoca…

2019-04-15: When I pulled up to the house last night for our #GameofThrones viewing, I told Nathan it was pretty …

2019-04-13: He only had six lines of dialogue across two movies, so Boba Fett is totally a minor character, …

2019-04-13: ‘Tis a glorious day, my friends! For no matter the hail and rainy weather we doth suffer in …

2019-04-13: There’s a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out, and we’re talking about ways …

2019-04-12: There needs to be a way to tell one’s Apple Watch that today is a sick day, and the only …

2019-04-12: I have myriad thoughts on the new Star Wars trailer and what it means for the movie. We definitely …

2019-04-10: Truer words have never been spoken by Lucifer’s little minions.

2019-04-10: Happy to have this in my hands, @TheBrometheus! Now to finish two other books and slot it into my …

2019-04-10: Reading an ARC of @steven_kotler’s Last Tango in Cyberspace, and love, love, LOVE the quick …

2019-04-07: Last night, a new piece of kit for Empowered Parenting podcasting…

2019-04-07: This is a great mashup.

2019-04-06: My Personal de-Google-fication Continues

2019-04-06: Shazam is really awesome, a fun movie, and has a really good pro-foster care family vibe on top of …

2019-04-05: I hardly ever get to Mavs games. Maybe once a year. This year has been my most in a season, at …

2019-04-04: Let’s be honest, it was only a matter of time before they were driven to these lengths.

2019-04-04: Watching the Joker trailer, I’m left with two thoughts: I’m certain Joaquin Phoenix is …

2019-04-03: “I don’t know how adoptive and foster parents walk their journeys without a tribe of kindred …

2019-04-03: Unlike Twitter, Micro.blog does indeed have an edit button when you make silly spelling errors.

2019-04-03: Gee, Chris, why do you continue to buy physical media? Digital is so easy. Gosh, I don’t know …

2019-04-02: My non-hockey but musical kid got to meet @DallasStars music meister @tweetgrubes tonight. Thanks …

2019-04-02: iPhone home screen, 2 April 2019

2019-04-02: Taking my non-hockey kid to the @DallasStars game because his school band is performing in the AAC …

2019-04-01: Because who doesn’t want some “Boogie Woogie Piano” while catching a train in …

2019-04-01: I am five years behind the curve, but today I learned of the 2CELLOS’ cover of …

2019-03-31: I may or may not have totally ripped off @Gabz’s typography modifications to the Kiko theme …

2019-03-31: Time for the Veep season premiere!

2019-03-29: Strike Back season finale time!

2019-03-28: The use of “Somewhere Over the Rainbow” for this Godzilla trailer is inspired. …

2019-03-28: I fully support such legislation. babylonbee.com/news/more…

2019-03-26: Finished the latest in Nick Petrie’s Peter Ash series while my SUV was getting serviced this …

2019-03-25: Finished Mark Greaney’s latest Gray Man thriller last night on the plane ride home. …

2019-03-24: I feel it’s highly ironic I wear this shirt today, when we are suffering our FOURTH delay …

2019-03-21: I pray everyone has at least one friend who gets and accepts them. I am blessed to have more than …

2019-03-19: Looks like I have a new sticker to go on the MacBook Pro! Thanks, @manton!

2019-03-17: This dude has been in my musical wheelhouse tonight at the @DallasStars game: Jimmy Eat World, …

2019-03-17: I don’t watch Narcos: Mexico, but this promo is awesome. www.youtube.com/watch

2019-03-15: Studio Movie Grill Atari. Of course, it’s much, much cooler when the traditional initials are …

2019-03-15: It’s true, I had a lot of fun working “Clank!” into sentences and phrases it might not otherwise go. …

2019-03-14: AKA “Oh crap, is this another possible regulatory lawsuit?” …

2019-03-14: AKA “Covering our butts for possible regulatory lawsuits” …

2019-03-13: The circled area literally made me laugh out loud. twitter.com/Southernb…

2019-03-12: Potential awful news on the international adoption front.

2019-03-08: Celebratory dinner at Mooyah with my hockey player for two of his favorite things: burgers and …

2019-03-08: 18-0. Couldn’t be more proud of these kids and how hard they worked all season.

2019-03-08: For the record, and @DrewLeaumont can confirm, I totally called Captain Marvel’s end of …

2019-03-08: I can confirm Captain Marvel is not as bad as I feared the trailers made it out to be. I …

2019-03-08: Play is vitally important for children, especially our kids from hard places. We talk about this on …

2019-03-07: A new BFG episode! Ever wondered what it would be like to sit around the table with the geeks while …

2019-03-06: Mark Zuckerberg Finishes Morning Reading Of Favorite Devotional ‘1984’ …

2019-03-05: It’s Mardi Gras, so it’s time for “Fat Tuesday”, by The Friendly Indians: …

2019-03-03: Between @EddieHinkle’s posts about starting the Star Wars film anthology with his kiddo, and …

2019-03-03: This is really, really good: Star Wars: Always

2019-02-27: B-doe’s battle rap with his son is the adorable pick-me-up we all need. …

2019-02-22: I was trying to think of another word, but John aptly captures it with “amazing”. …

2019-02-21: Scrolling through my iTunes library, I noted a cover of Eddie Money’s “Take Me Home …

2019-02-21: I’ve known this young man since he was born. So awesome to see him pursuing this dream! …

2019-02-18: The same day I’m finally able to finish season 2 of The Punisher, and Nathan sends me this. …

2019-02-18: “The TWA Hotel Turns an Abandoned Airport Terminal Into a Midcentury Dream” …

2019-02-18: If we need proof that AI algorithms aren’t up to snuff yet, here’s one.

2019-02-12: This is so awesome. twitter.com/Hawk/stat…

2019-02-12: This weekend’s positive Apple Store experience www.retrophisch.com/2019/02/1…

2019-02-10: I really like @TheAAF strategy of going into markets where they can be the top dog, not competing …

2019-02-10: Updated my now page, since it had been a month from the last update.

2019-01-31: The thing that has always impressed me about the vault is the whole “I’m going to sprint …

2019-01-31: Minnesota Man Forced To Warm Himself In Tauntaun Carcass babylonbee.com/news/minn…

2019-01-29: “Fighting for Normalcy” Heck, with that slogan, given how many feel about our current …

2019-01-26: Well, hello there, season premiere of Strike Back that I forgot was coming on but my TiVo still …

2019-01-24: I backed this book on Kickstarter, and can’t wait for its release next month. Sounds like so …

2019-01-23: No Sweethearts candy this Valentine’s Day after company goes out of business …

2019-01-23: The grass withers, the flowers fade… www.retrophisch.com/2019/01/2…

2019-01-22: Why have I never thought of this before?!? twitter.com/Bookstore…

2019-01-22: Thirteen year-old me was obsessed with Stringfellow Hawke and the Airwolf.

2019-01-20: It’s official: I do not give a rip about this season’s Super Bowl. I should find …

2019-01-20: What is it with officials and Louisiana football teams this season?

2019-01-17: My all-time favorite Friends episode is “The One with the Embryos.” Second favorite is …

2019-01-17: Beets with crab cakes? BEETS? Chef should be drawn and quartered. twitter.com/ElenaBerg…

2019-01-17: The Bogeyman himself, Baba Yaga, is back! Can’t wait. youtu.be/M7XM597XO…

2019-01-15: First impressions of The Passage premiere www.retrophisch.com/2019/01/1…

2019-01-15: Well, I probably shouldn’t have watched the pilot of The Passage so late. At night. Before I …

2019-01-09: Hello, again, early 2019 edition www.retrophisch.com/2019/01/0…

2019-01-04: News flash: based on conversations overheard at Whataburger, youth of America still literally using …

2019-01-04: iPhone home screen, 4 January 2019

2018-12-30: The one Mavs game I make it to in a season, and who’s filling in on the DJ board but this guy! …

2018-12-25: My bride surprised me today with a new Series 4 Apple Watch, to replace the OG one I damaged a …

2018-12-24: There’s a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast available! It’s part two of our …

2018-12-23: I am reminded today that I hope, in all of the festivities of the season, we do not forget to help …

2018-12-20: There’s a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast up. In it, we share our thoughts on how …

2018-12-19: The new Hellboy movie looks like it’s going to be a fun ride of epic monster scale. …

2018-12-11: New specs. These are my first-ever all-polymer frames. Man, these things are light.

2018-12-11: I love a good cover/mashup. youtu.be/6GG-m7j8l…

2018-12-06: I am really digging the Whitney font from @HoeflerCo in the latest Day One for iOS update. Looks …

2018-12-06: What’s it mean when your fortune cookie doesn’t have a fortune in it? Besides doing …

2018-12-03: I’m running a fundraiser for my birthday to help get street kids in Rwanda into school and off …

2018-11-27: If you’re looking to help foster and adopted kids on this #GivingTuesday, please support …

2018-11-27: There’s a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast available. It’s part two of our …

2018-11-23: I absolutely love the Rubble & Ruin books. You can’t beat the prices this weekend. Please, …

2018-11-23: If you use a Mac, you need SpamSieve to keep your email inbox clean. I use EagleFiler for archiving …

2018-11-22: Saw Instant Family last night for impromptu date night. Outstanding film, full of heart and humor. …

2018-11-21: Everyone: seriously, stay to the very, very, very end of the Ralph Breaks the Internet credits! …

2018-11-20: Well, I just signed the teenager and I up for a parent-led, Texas DPS-approved driver education …

2018-11-20: “It’s the online profiling of my currently unborn child – one that is probably already, …

2018-11-18: That Cowboys fan and Eagles fan in an elevator NFL Shop commercial is even funnier today, after the …

2018-11-17: If it wasn’t for the first appearance of my favorite intergalactic bounty hunter, I would …

2018-11-15: This Corpus Christi Taco Weighs Nearly 5 Pounds and Only Costs $13 …

2018-11-15: I could have used this advice when I was in the corporate world. (Not really. My emails were never …

2018-11-15: Love the Mak’tar reference in the forecast. Dr. Lazarus would be proud. #RIPAlanRickmam …

2018-11-14: I love how, at the time of my typing this, Tony Stark and Scrooge McDuck are neck-and-neck. …

2018-11-14: If you like Douglas Adams, you’ll love Rob’s Rex Nihilo series. And you can’t beat …

2018-11-13: I think it’s great the two worlds of my podcasts, casual nerdom and adoption/foster care, …

2018-11-13: My favorite Stan Lee MCU cameos: 1. Guardians 2 2. Thor: Ragnarok 3. Captain America: Winter Soldier …

2018-11-12: I can’t drink coffee, so my MudLOVE mug—a thank-you gift for hosting Tapestry Conference …

2018-11-12: In today’s edition of Now You Really Feel Old… twitter.com/actuallya…

2018-11-08: Anything in this article that isn’t “They were the only team to offer me a job” is …

2018-11-07: What are the odds Dez has acquired even an ounce of humility and accountability? I don’t need …

2018-11-07: If only this were true. babylonbee.com/news/nati…

2018-11-06: Election Day humor: Why does the U.S. Capitol have a rotunda? So politicians can run around in …

2018-11-06: There’s a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out. In this first of three episodes …

2018-11-06: There’s a new episode of The Big Fat Geek Podcast out! We’re back! We talk about movies …

2018-11-03: I couldn’t be at a tailgate in Baton Rouge, so I got my game day meal of red beans and rice, …

2018-11-03: After the oldest’s hockey practice this morning, getting my LSU game day tunes started.

2018-11-02: In Boy2’s room, Amazon’s “Instrumental Lullabies” playlist featured a …

2018-11-01: The premise reminds me of cheesy ‘80s action movies I devoured as a teenager, so I had to back …

2018-10-31: Baby Ruth is a superior candy bar to Snickers. #fightme twitter.com/robkroese…

2018-10-30: Words from 1970 Thanks to Jack pointing to Merriam-Webster’s Time Traveler, here are a few words that first …

2018-10-30: If you liked Piers Anthony’s Xanth novels, you’ll like Rob’s Dis trilogy. Fun …

2018-10-24: Accurate. twitter.com/KyleJames…

2018-10-21: Once again, doing Skynet’s work for it. twitter.com/StartGrow…

2018-10-20: That’s a wrap on Tapestry Conference 2018. Thanks to everyone who attended! #TapCon18

2018-10-19: “If the truth will set us free, then the opposite is true: a lie will put us in …

2018-10-19: Audience participation during the morning session of the Schoolers’ workshop at #TapCon18

2018-10-19: “Healing requires presence. Healing IS presence.” —David Schooler, #TapCon18

2018-10-18: Ready for tomorrow. Are you coming? #TapCon18 tapestryconference.org

2018-10-18: So. Cool. twitter.com/JasonKire…

2018-10-18: The bookstore’s almost ready for Tapestry Conference 2018! #TapCon18

2018-10-18: “Those who do not study history are doomed to repeat it.” It is legit scary when smart …

2018-10-18: I know several parents who can relate to this. babylonbee.com/news/daug…

2018-10-17: All of the watch aficionados who may happen to follow me will be interested in this. …

2018-10-17: I hadn’t watched the full video until my eldest hockey player insisted I do so tonight. If you …

2018-10-17: It might as well be true. babylonbee.com/news/face…

2018-10-16: How far away are we from someone firebombing Boston Dynamics’ labs, a la Sarah Connor in …

2018-10-16: Oh, just roughing out stage scripts for #TapCon18. It’s getting close! Have you registered …

2018-10-16: The iCloud syncing on the Drafts Mac beta is so freaky fast, Jimmy John’s would be jealous. …

2018-10-16: YEESSSS!!!! twitter.com/draftsapp…

2018-10-16: Hey, I know that guy! omahamagazine.com/articles/… This is a great piece that, while …

2018-10-14: Yes. I also think about “bacon bits are the magic fairy dust of salads” whenever there’s a …

2018-10-13: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 20. Like the Louisiana Purchase shirt, this is courtesy of @zrau. After …

2018-10-13: The genius of the Progressive commercial poking fun at the Chevrolet commercials is it shows how …

2018-10-12: There’s a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out, and it features long-time friend of …

2018-10-12: Dear God, we really are just going to hand our annihilation over to #Skynet, aren’t we? …

2018-10-11: I saw the design for the official Tapestry Conference 2018 shirts tonight, and it is AWESOME!

2018-10-11: American history buffs will appreciate the latest addition to No-Repeat LSU Shirts (Day 19).

2018-10-11: I have a cousin with cerebral palsy, and he cannot even manage what Justin can. This makes me …

2018-10-06: Spotted this Tolkien fan while driving around our little burg today.

2018-10-06: Do tell.

2018-10-05: To be fair, the Samson art isn’t quite like the rest. Easy mistake. …

2018-10-03: Over the past couple of days, I finally got my wife to start using the @ProtonMail account I set up …

2018-10-03: Grammar and a Dad-ism all in one? I don’t even drink coffee and I want this mug. …

2018-09-30: On the return from Dad Camp today, we had to make a special stop.

2018-09-30: Spent the weekend at Dad Camp, for foster and adoptive dads. Couldn’t beat the scenery.

2018-09-27: Having actively participated in Memorial Day ceremonies in the Oak Grove while in ROTC at LSU, this …

2018-09-25: On the New Magnum Watched the pilot of the new Magnum, P.I. I have a few thoughts: It’s your typical CBS action …

2018-09-25: Hetero life mate Nathan pointed me to Rob Rock’s solo work, and I’m now devouring the …

2018-09-21: It’s a wild melee! Three down, three to go!

2018-09-21: Game Night at Nathan’s! We’re starting Gloomhaven. I elected a Cragheart. I’m …

2018-09-21: SpamSieve 2.9.33 streamlines the flow of using SpamSieve with Apple Mail on macOS 10.14, and much …

2018-09-20: “The king’s stinking son fired me. And thank you so much for bringing up such a painful …

2018-09-20: The truth is out there. babylonbee.com/news/nati…

2018-09-19: Last week, we finally found a box of shirts that had been missing since our move last year. This …

2018-09-19: If only. babylonbee.com/news/jour…

2018-09-18: I may or may not have bought something for myself at the elementary school book fair tonight.

2018-09-18: “Don’t be evil.” theintercept.com/2018/09/1…

2018-09-17: I updated my iPhone 7 to iOS 12. I ran the updates afterward, which included one for the …

2018-09-15: 3-0, baby! A typical LSU-Auburn game: slugfest at the lines, close game, fantastic finish. …

2018-09-15: I have taken to muting the LSU-Auburn game in between plays so I don’t have to listen to Gary.

2018-09-15: Army went for it on 4th down for a 9th time so far this season and were finally stopped. Eight out …

2018-09-15: They answered, so I’m doubling down.

2018-09-15: Today I received an unsolicited text message from the Beto O’Rourke campaign. I felt obliged …

2018-09-14: You know, Wendy’s has that 4 for $4 thing where you can have beef AND chicken. …

2018-09-14: So playing “Punchbuggy” with my boys while driving around is going to get a little harder in …

2018-09-14: Given the situation in the Carolinas and surrounding areas, it’s good to revisit this post …

2018-09-13: Thanks to @zrau, it appears I’m not quite done with No-Repeat LSU Shirts! Looks like I’m …

2018-09-13: We have a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out, where we highlight the upcoming Tapestry …

2018-09-13: I may have laughed even harder at this one. More adventures in replying to spam | James Veitch …

2018-09-13: This is what happens when you reply to spam email | James Veitch www.youtube.com/watch

2018-09-12: I wish I could act surprised at this news. Seems about right. www.theadvocate.com/new_orlea…

2018-09-12: This shirt seemed appropriate for an #AppleEvent day. (Shirt courtesy of @pbur, or perhaps his …

2018-09-12: I’m looking forward to all the tech pundits having to type out “iPhone Xses” as …

2018-09-12: This is why I still buy physical discs of movies. twitter.com/drandersg…

2018-09-12: As it turns out, I am worthy. twitter.com/GKCdaily/…

2018-09-11: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 17: The End! Picked this dri-fit shirt up for tailgating in the heat …

2018-09-10: I’ve seen it before, but I’ll watch it six or seven times whenever someone posts it. …

2018-09-10: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 16. Another baseball one, and one of my favorites. So comfortable.

2018-09-09: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 15. It’s LSU-Auburn week, so I rolled out the 25th Anniversary of …

2018-09-09: Once again, the mystery of Fox’s NFL broadcast scheduling: why are we getting Jaguars-Giants …

2018-09-08: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 14. Last year, my parents managed to find the same LSU shirt in both adult …

2018-09-07: iPhone home screen, 7 September 2018 Featuring Mike VII as a nod to LSU’s first home game of …

2018-09-07: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 13. #GeauxTigers

2018-09-06: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 12, celebrates Tiger Stadium, aka Death Valley. The quote on the back is …

2018-09-06: I forgot to note it last week when it happened, but the pool construction in our back yard has …

2018-09-05: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 11. In 2012, Texas A&M began play in the SEC, and I was there with my …

2018-09-05: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 10. Forgot to post this yesterday. Possibly the most “boring” …

2018-09-04: We have a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out: The Healing Power of Story. Available …

2018-09-04: There was an orange Jeep behind me at a stop light a few minutes ago, and I immediately thought of …

2018-09-03: God moves. www.espn.com/espn/feat…

2018-09-03: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 9. Though I spent most of my first 21 years on this Earth in Baton Rouge, …

2018-09-02: TIGERS WIN! Undefeated, 4-0, at Tiger Stadium West. They need to convince Jerry to paint the eye of …

2018-09-02: You are looking live… #GeauxTigers #BeatMiami

2018-09-02: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 8. It’s Game Day!!! #GeauxTigers #BeatMiami #ForeverLSU

2018-09-01: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 7. Opening Saturday for the 2018 college football season, but my team …

2018-09-01: I see we have a new show to watch with our boys. (Thanks to Joel Bezaire on Twitter.)

2018-09-01: I should really try to work the first two Witcher novels into my reading queue. …

2018-09-01: This seems problematic. twitter.com/SportsBiz…

2018-09-01: It’s the chicken that makes the costume. twitter.com/theNthJen…

2018-09-01: For what it’s worth, @brentsimmons, I never uninstalled NetNewsWire 3.3 from my old iMac, and …

2018-08-31: James Koole asks on Micro.blog: “Why would anyone use Chrome?” Indeed. If you’re …

2018-08-31: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 6. The “Honey Badger takes what he wants!” shirt from 2011 is …

2018-08-31: And what a fantastic shot of Mike in the linked article, coming out of the green space in his …

2018-08-30: Logged into my Twitter account on the web to make a settings change. Noticed I had 1,299 followers …

2018-08-30: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 5. I know I’m doing this for the start of football season and this …

2018-08-29: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 4, celebrates the 2002 as-time-expired victory over Kentucky. The name of …

2018-08-29: I’m channeling my inner @tweetgrubes and playing music at my oldest’s hockey practice …

2018-08-29: Oh, look, my life. twitter.com/Introvert…

2018-08-28: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 3. Game day shirt for the 2014 season opener against Wisconsin, played in …

2018-08-28: John Wick Changed Action Movies And You Barely Noticed

2018-08-28: The Kindle version of The Whole Brain Child is only $2 today. I highly, highly recommend this book …

2018-08-28: This may be a game I have to get to Baton Rouge for. twitter.com/LSUfootba…

2018-08-28: Grzegorz Witczak has created the Carlton dance purely in CSS: codepen.io/Wujek_Gre… (Via John …

2018-08-27: No-Repeat LSU Shirts, Day 2, features a line from the song “Hey, Fightin’ Tigers”. …

2018-08-27: Yesterday’s shirt, kicking off No-Repeat LSU Shirts in celebration of the start of the 2018 …

2018-08-27: I failed to mention last week that we have a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast out: How Do …

2018-08-26: This is fantastic. twitter.com/SummaMeol…

2018-08-25: So great catching up with Patrick while he’s in town. Glad I could help you cross El Chico off …

2018-08-25: That the lobster doesn’t appreciate the great Johnny Cash is sufficient reason for it to be …

2018-08-24: My buddy Jake with a behind-the-scenes look at how former #LSU Tiger Alex Bregman and other players …

2018-08-24: With the college football season around the corner, I wonder if I should do a “How many #LSU …

2018-08-24: I’m really digging the dark mode in @dayoneapp.

2018-08-24: This is simply fantastic news for Texans. 🙄 techcrunch.com/2018/08/2…

2018-08-24: “Oh Lord, won’t you buy me, a Mustang GT…” Spotted a few moments ago while …

2018-08-23: A wonderful thread on one of my favorite books. 📚 twitter.com/PulpLibra…

2018-08-23: A fun read, definitely recommended, and you can have it for less than a small coffee from that big …

2018-08-23: Some times, it’s the little things in spam subject lines. It’s not that “Exotic …

2018-08-22: You just want to snuggle up to him, don’t you? twitter.com/MikeTheTi…

2018-08-22: I’m sorry, but it’s going to be pretty hard to put this particular cat back in the bag. …

2018-08-21: Gee, there’s no way this will be abused or anything. www.washingtonpost.com/technolog… …

2018-08-20: I may not have read, seen, or played as much as I would have liked, but I submitted my Dragon Awards …

2018-08-19: Frank Turner, acoustic version of “Be More Kind,” The Selector Radio Session …

2018-08-18: Ah, the mysteries of how the US Postal Service works. I ordered a book from a third party on …

2018-08-16: Someone at @Amazon needs to tell Alexa that @DhaSickest’s last name is “Guice”, not …

2018-08-15: I bet all the employees with allergies love this. twitter.com/tim_cook/…

2018-08-15: I would definitely be down for this kind of Bond reboot. twitter.com/AmericanD…

2018-08-12: When you get an ARC of the latest book by one of your favorite authors, but you are in the middle of …

2018-08-12: I see all these posts about going iPad-only, and increasingly I find I’m barely using my iPad …

2018-08-12: I’m noticing some of my Twitter friends are looking at Mastodon. I’m on there, too, but …

2018-08-11: From Nathaniel Williams (@Natdavewilliams) on Twitter: “One year ago, Ken Parker was a white …

2018-08-11: I love the physics of chicken strip dipping. youtu.be/bC58-rXE8… (Via @brucekendrick on …

2018-08-04: iPhone home screen, 4 August 2018

2018-08-04: “Look, we know the new Star Trek series sucks and no one’s watching it because it’s …

2018-08-03: “Hurt” by Johnny Cash. twitter.com/joshgreen…

2018-08-01: “They say Jesus was a poor man, I guess I wish I had a little more Him in me.” Amen, Cody. …

2018-08-01: We should only be concerned if some of them start outfitting them with frickin’ laser beams. …

2018-08-01: Sage advice from my buddy Luke. twitter.com/WarriorGo…

2018-07-31: Thanks to so many on Micro.blog raving about Feedbin, I decided to give it a shot last night (14-day …

2018-07-29: Finished these two tomes this past week while in Florida. It’s cliche but it’s true: …

2018-07-28: Wheels down, DFW. It is good to be back in the homeland, where Blue Bell ice cream is native and …

2018-07-27: I see Twitter API changes means multi-photo crosspostings from Micro.blog no longer work. As with …

2018-07-27: Twenty years ago I started working as a copy editor on About This Particular Macintosh. Lee came …

2018-07-21: Why, yes, I am of the age where Star Wars Dad Jokes amuse me. Why do you ask? …

2018-07-18: Well, this is a departure from our normal podcast recording setup. I wonder what’s going on?

2018-07-18: Me, next week. twitter.com/tonywoodl…

2018-07-17: Happy Gabriel Allon Day, everyone!

2018-07-17: Frank Turner, acoustic version of “Blackout,” The Selector Radio Session youtu.be/wDXp8SaYY…

2018-07-17: This is one reason we sponsor kids in our youngest’s home country: to give them a chance they …

2018-07-16: Happy birthday to the love of my life! She’s a fantastic woman, an awesome mom, and an …

2018-07-15: Waaaaaay too many people are shooting vertical video at the Echo & the Bunnymen show, and I feel …

2018-07-15: Why we love Belts. twitter.com/JeffWilso…

2018-07-14: Will definitely be pre-ordering this when able. Anything @ScribblerSix is involved with is a …

2018-07-14: My kind of church. babylonbee.com/news/guit…

2018-07-14: Just saw the preview for the upcoming season of Ballers, and I confess: I’m not that jazzed …

2018-07-14: A very underappreciated bit of Die Hard, one of the greatest Christmas movies ever, is the inclusion …

2018-07-13: Guess which one of Joel’s photos is my favorite. twitter.com/joelbezai…

2018-07-11: The Weather Channel: “Category 2 Chris Strengthens: Here’s What’s Next” …

2018-07-09: Finally got around to watching the first two episodes of Yellowstone. Perfect role for Kevin Costner …

2018-07-09: In the latest Empowered Parent Podcast, we talk about equipping the family and friends who walk with …

2018-07-09: No. No. No. No. No. No. No. No. No. No. No. Stop it. twitter.com/wannabef/…

2018-07-09: Crying. I’m crying. twitter.com/Daddy_War…

2018-07-08: I have no strong feelings on the sports analogies, but otherwise yes to this. …

2018-07-08: Definitely #evergreen. twitter.com/kristenru…

2018-07-06: The only thing missing from tonight’s meal of red beans and rice was an adult beverage in my hand …

2018-07-03: When you learn one of your best friends reads the same book each year, you decide to give it a go. …

2018-07-03: Maybe you figure you have nothing to hide. (That’s not the point, anyway.) Maybe you’re …

2018-07-01: I have been able to repeat something with all three of my sons that my dad got to do with me: see a …

2018-06-28: On the latest Big Fat Geek Podcast, we talk about how we each got started with role-playing and …

2018-06-28: Unlikely, since China is no longer taking our recyclables.

2018-06-27: With my MacBook Pro out of commission until at least Friday (and if what I think is wrong with it is …

2018-06-27: What if sword-wielding, spell-slinging mercenary bands were treated like our culture’s rock …

2018-06-26: Because I haven’t spent a lot of time there of late, I didn’t know you could download an archive of …

2018-06-26: Since May 29th, every @Rangers game I have watched on TV or in person, they’ve won. Every one …

2018-06-25: Of course I had to bring the teenage hockey player to Dallas Stars Night at the Ballpark.

2018-06-25: Last night I finished the first in Michael Ridpath’s series about Icelander-American detective …

2018-06-25: I failed to publicly note it 10 days ago when I finished reading it, but the second volume in Rob …

2018-06-23: Ladies and gentlemen, I have been informed that The Empowered Parent Podcast has now been downloaded …

2018-06-23: Two and a half weeks after the fact, but a lovely anniversary dinner and night with no kids with my …

2018-06-23: New Star Wars shirt. Now why is this a Star Wars shirt?

2018-06-18: I’m a couple weeks behind on this season’s Westworld, but finally finished the episode …

2018-06-17: Two dollars at Half Price Books and the teenager now has his own copy of The Hitchhiker’s …

2018-06-16: It’s been 10 days since I watched a Rangers game on TV. They haven’t won in that time. …

2018-06-16: After his basketball doubleheader this morning, brought this incredible kid to see Incredibles 2!

2018-06-16: Postmodern Jukebox, with Maiya Sykes on vocals, covers Fleetwood Mac. youtu.be/eCUoh8Vn5…

2018-06-15: Earlier this week, we released a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast, talking about …

2018-06-14: The latest episode of the Big Fat Geek Podcast is now available for your listening pleasure. We talk …

2018-06-13: Frank Turner at the House of Blues, Dallas, TX, 12 June 2018 My seventh time seeing Frank Turner and the Sleeping Souls. They’ve never put on a mediocre show.

2018-06-12: The Menzingers, from Philly.

2018-06-12: Hey-ho, hey-ho, hey-ho, with this guy at Frank Turner’s punk rock show.

2018-06-10: Finished G.T. Almasi’s Talon of Scorpio this evening, the third book in a fun, alternative …

2018-06-08: The bacon-wrapped filet is so delicioso, I might cry. #FogoDeWOW

2018-06-08: Wearing this shirt to dinner at Fogo de Chão tonight, and as we’re heading to our seats, …

2018-06-07: LSU-based baseball programs certainly like winning championships on walk-off home runs. …

2018-06-07: Every night I have to put drops of this in a kid’s diffuser, I think of Frank Costanza.

2018-06-07: At least the teenager still wants to do this last day of school tradition with his dad.

2018-06-07: Not to mention the great beers they brew. twitter.com/Shakespea…

2018-06-07: Milestone: last day of middle school for the teenager.

2018-06-06: No autotune required. twitter.com/BBCSpring… (Via voice actress extraordinaire Jennifer on …

2018-06-06: Twenty-six years ago today. flic.kr/p/UicS6e

2018-06-06: DC learns nothing. variety.com/2018/film…

2018-06-05: Gallo just hit a 2-run home to stretch the lead, so maybe leaving the TV on is the right call. …

2018-06-05: I just turned on the Rangers game, and contrary to earlier viewings, they are ahead. I’m not …

2018-06-05: “It was encouraging to find that the border is a different place than the one cut and edited …

2018-06-05: Hokey religions and ancient weapons may not be a match for a good blaster at your side, kid, but …

2018-06-04: iPhone home screen, 4 June 2018. There have been some changes.

2018-06-04: My “extra” Mac portable, a 2011 MacBook Air, used mainly by the teenager, will not see …

2018-06-04: So my teenager’s iPhone 5S will be able to run iOS 12 this fall, but my first-generation Apple …

2018-06-04: Getting caught up on #WWDC18 news, and I lament there was no lunch with @tapbot_paul and …

2018-06-02: Two nights in a row, I turn on the Rangers game, they’re down in the count, but come back to …

2018-06-01: “Soldiers Under Command”. Crowd is screaming the chorus. I am at church.

2018-06-01: Oh right. One guess where I am.

2018-06-01: Hey, everybody, help my #LSU Twitter friend @holleylolley raise some dough for the fight against …

2018-06-01: Showing up for the start of the supporting acts is how @BrentMcKinney and I discovered Frank in the …

2018-06-01: This shot from last night can only mean more Big Fat Geek discussions hitting your podcast player …

2018-05-31: We have a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast: preparing our kids for summer camp! …

2018-05-31: Complaining about Star Wars Totally agree with this assessment. Those of us who grew up with the original Star Wars trilogy need …

2018-05-31: “Out of Touch” by Hall & Oates. Does the fact that I don’t like this song or the …

2018-05-31: Two nights in a row now I’ve gotten home late, turned on the Rangers game, see it’s midway …

2018-05-30: #PREACH twitter.com/mmburleso…

2018-05-30: Playing over the speakers in the waiting area at the kid’s dentist office is …

2018-05-30: Iron Horse does “Rocket Man”: youtu.be/forqmom3Y…

2018-05-28: “Let us live for them.” angrystaffofficer.com/2018/05/2…

2018-05-27: Well, I’m seeing Infinity War again. (Brought the teenager, his first time to see it.)

2018-05-26: Star Wars bobblehead day at the Ballpark. These seats will definitely do. (Except for the heat. My …

2018-05-24: Getting settled in to watch Solo with this guy and the rest of the family!

2018-05-24: I was the first to sign up for Jarrett’s newsletter-that’s-not-a-newsletter. Let’s make …

2018-05-24: Sheku Kanneh-Mason performs Leonard Cohen’s “Hallelujah”, arranged by Tom Hodge. …

2018-05-21: I see what they did there. twitter.com/TheLEGOMo…

2018-05-19: If you don’t mind the crass humor and the ultra-violence, Deadpool 2 is an utter hoot. I will …

2018-05-19: It’s the slow-motion that really makes it. twitter.com/GabbyGeno…

2018-05-17: Honestly, I was willing to give the new Magnum, PI a chance until I saw the ridiculous, Fast and …

2018-05-16: Now who do I know is in to all the essential oils stuff…? babylonbee.com/news/dote…

2018-05-16: I suppose I should get around to seeing the first one. www.maxim.com/entertain…

2018-05-16: I wanted to jump out of my chair and pump my fist in the air when Weird Al unloads about irony and …

2018-05-16: I wish we’d had this for the Predator episode of the Big Fat Geek Podcast. …

2018-05-15: When our oldest was 5 or so, he had tae kwan do classes with Cristian Driver. We had the occasion to …

2018-05-15: On the Big Fat Geek Podcast, it’s part 2 of our coverage of Avengers: Infinity War. You can …

2018-05-15: On the latest episode of the Empowered Parent Podcast, it’s Round 4 of Give Me an Example! …

2018-05-15: Both of my podcasts have new episodes out today!

2018-05-15: I really don’t like when book adaptations to TV make massive character and plot changes for no …

2018-05-14: I wouldn’t say they’re missing it, Bob. twitter.com/helytimes…

2018-05-14: James Harrison’s blood has unique antibodies that fight rhesus disease. He began donating …

2018-05-14: With much hard work from Dallas, who proved more adept at graphic design than Nathan or myself, we …

2018-05-13: On the left, Mothers Day last year. The hockey player is on skates. On the right, today, again, …

2018-05-12: Trail Break Today was our Cub Scout pack’s end-of-school-year bridging ceremony. My two guys bridged from Lion …

2018-05-10: I Love A Good Tiki Mug I also love a good ThinkGeek sale, and thus took advantage of their May the Fourth Be With You one …

2018-05-10: We are seriously our own worst enemies. youtu.be/vjSohj-Ic… (Link via John Dyer on Twitter.)

2018-05-10: We’re talking Avengers: Infinity War on the latest Big Fat Geek Podcast! Spoilers abound! A …

2018-05-08: John is on to something here. I’m currently reversed: I’ve relatively removed Google …

2018-05-07: Bye, Instagram (kinda) Thanks to Instagram offering users downloads of data, and the work @manton put in to build an …

2018-05-05: I consider it a grand triumph of parenting that my children are all aware of Episodes I-III of the …

2018-05-04: Back to work with my Big Fat Geek compatriots.

2018-05-04: It’s really great when your favorite hockey team and your favorite Star Wars character come …

2018-05-03: iPhone home screen, 3 May 2018

2018-05-02: The answer to life, the universe, and everything. Oh, and 42. (Also the number of the great Jackie …

2018-05-02: It’s funny how life works out sometimes. A billing problem for an ebook I’d pre-ordered …

2018-05-02: I would totally pay for a printed Y’all version of the Bible. @Zondervan or @ThomasNelson …

2018-05-01: Finished “A Monster Calls” last night. Is the movie as good as the book? Because this is …

2018-05-01: When it comes to parenting, our expectations can make or break our connecting with our kids. This is …

2018-05-01: Well. I saw Infinity War.

2018-04-30: This will ruin your day. twitter.com/historylv…

2018-04-30: If you’re on the Mac, you want SpamSieve filtering spam for you. …

2018-04-30: Well, that was amusing. Between replying to @ben and trying to @manton, I got the message my …

2018-04-25: I don’t recall King Jesus promising Internet access in Scripture, but He’s doing exactly …

2018-04-24: I might actually look forward to using Facebook, if only. babylonbee.com/news/face…

2018-04-24: This is a great story from the writing life. www.buzzfeed.com/farrahpen… (Via @macgenie on …

2018-04-24: The latest episode of the Big Fat Geek Podcast is now available, featuring our interview with Tony …

2018-04-23: My friend Kristen wrote a wonderful piece about what’s really going on in Cinderella. (No, not …

2018-04-23: Finally(!) got around to finishing Jocelyn Glei’s “Unsubscribe”. Should be …

2018-04-22: Finished the latest Peter Ash novel, and my only complaint is that Nick Petrie can’t write the …

2018-04-21: The refrain of parents, dressed to the nines to go out, when their children want hugs as they leave: …

2018-04-20: Happy New Stryper Album Day, everyone!!

2018-04-18: Love coffee? Sure you do. Like saving money? Sure you do. Want to directly help Rwandan coffee bean …

2018-04-18: Gosh, Chris, why don’t you want to vacation in Mexico at one of the resort towns? …

2018-04-17: So you’ve been to an adoptive & foster care parenting conference. What now? We talk about …

2018-04-12: Wow. A microphone with my name on it! That is the sign of a good producer: keep the talent happy.

2018-04-12: And we wonder how young people could fall for the alt-right, or fake news. What sort of history are …

2018-04-12: Best one of these I’ve seen yet. twitter.com/gfrancie/…

2018-04-11: My wish for this year’s Stanley Cup playoffs: Vegas defeats Nashville in an epic, seven-game …

2018-04-11: Look. My life. twitter.com/copymama/…

2018-04-10: Help me help street kids and orphans in Rwanda Our youngest is from Rwanda, and one way we maintain contact with his homeland is our involvement …

2018-04-07: Ladies and gentlemen, I have been informed our little niche podcast for adoptive and foster parents …

2018-04-06: We have a new episode of The Empowered Parent Podcast! Our friend Allison joins us to talk about …

2018-04-06: The Two Tens! Such a fun band.

2018-04-05: Second opener The Sweethearts (also from Austin). Tight unit, fun set.

2018-04-05: The hetero life mate and I hanging with Adam and Rikki, aka The Two Tens. Adam was smitten with my …

2018-04-05: Openers Sideshow Tragedy (from Austin, TX). Started strong and kept the energy going. Really liking …

2018-04-05: What?!? Concerts two nights in a row? Who am I?

2018-04-05: Last night, the superb Lindi Ortega, with “Champagne” James Robertson on guitar.

2018-04-05: Last night, saw my first show at Club Dada, and got the artsy photo shot.

2018-04-04: Finished Nicholas Petrie’s The Drifter today. What a debut novel! I can’t wait to get …

2018-04-04: Finished an ARC of Mark Dawson’s Redeemer on Monday. John Milton fans will be pleased. Solid …

2018-04-03: I knew there were good reasons I quit Tumblr. www.newstatesman.com/world/201…

2018-03-30: My original podcast gig has a new episode out. Do I talk about lightsaber battles as a parenting …

2018-03-29: Behold the secret of the time capsule! This AM radio from 1978 still works. #vintage #StarWars

2018-03-29: Each visit, as my parents slowly empty their house in preparation to move permanently to the farm my …

2018-03-29: I believe when I get caught up on my Mark Dawson reading, I’m going to blaze through the …

2018-03-28: I’d fallen behind in my Mark Dawson reading, so this was a great time to start getting caught …

2018-03-28: Finished this today, and now I want to get @Nicholas_Eames on the Big Fat Geek Podcast. Such a …

2018-03-27: It’s our biggest episode yet on the Big Fat Geek Podcast as we talk Black Panther with our …

2018-03-26: That, and Natchitoches. twitter.com/cajunhumo…

2018-03-26: Help me help trauma kids in Rwanda Rwanda will always hold a special place in my family, as it is the birthplace of our youngest child. …

2018-03-26: Rwanda has similar warnings on cigarettes: flic.kr/p/aXmTBB twitter.com/SkyeJetha…

2018-03-25: Can we start with people who use clearly-defined nouns as verbs? twitter.com/KentWGrah…

2018-03-23: The hockey player cleans up pretty well for the end-of-season banquet.

2018-03-21: Well, even in these crazy times, this is not a headline you see every day: …

2018-03-20: Great talk tonight by @JackCarrUSA about his debut novel, The Terminal List. If you like thrillers, …

2018-03-20: Ever wanted to attend a comic or science-fiction convention, but you’re not sure what they are …

2018-03-19: From last night’s show, the headliners. Kelly, Luis and Justin playing …

2018-03-18: Erik Chandler Band closes their set with my favorite song of theirs, “Tonight’s the …

2018-03-18: Second opener, Sweet Chaos. Amazing the sound they’re getting from a bass guitar and drum kit.

2018-03-18: This is Not Ur Girlfrenz, one of the openers for The Dollyrots. These girls are only 14, and kicking …

2018-03-16: Grape. Always grape. twitter.com/DennisLok…

2018-03-14: Now both of my podcasting gigs are on Spotify! twitter.com/OneBigHap…

2018-03-13: My buddy Rob is blowing out extra hardcovers of his book The Big Sheep for $12, signed. …

2018-03-13: We’ve got a new episode of the Big Fat Geek podcast up. Pop some fresh batteries in your …

2018-03-10: Despite strong performances by Storm Reid, Deric McCabe, and Levi Miller, A Wrinkle in Time flat out …

2018-03-10: I’m shocked. SHOCKED! twitter.com/kronayne/…

2018-03-10: We cannot allow this persecution to stand. Join me, won’t you? #IStandWithZackh …

2018-03-10: In the vein of my last post, why yes, I did get a new book today. @JackCarrUSA

2018-03-10: There are times when it’s nice to have your desires justified. (Via @HelenLeeBooks on Twitter)

2018-03-09: Champions!! Tonight, our youngest and his teammates played a hard-fought game against their arch-nemesis for the …

2018-03-08: Heading back to the future with these nerds (plus Dallas, off-camera).

2018-03-08: Promote freedom as the key to economic growth “One of the greatest contributions the United States can make to the world is to promote …

2018-03-08: What I’ve been finishing the past four days.

2018-03-07: Walked in to our local Market Street, and @frankturner’s “The Way I Tend to Be”, one of my …

2018-03-07: Hey, hey, what do you say? There’s a new Big Fat Geek Podcast today! We talk about the bad …

2018-03-06: Paul Allen-led team finds the USS Lexington, sunk 76 years ago during the Battle of the Coral Sea. …

2018-03-06: Presented without comment for members of my tribe. twitter.com/johnbcris…

2018-03-05: A Hillary Staffer Goes to CPAC www.wsj.com/articles/…

2018-03-03: Have I mentioned lately how much I love the Bee? twitter.com/TheBabylo…

2018-03-02: This could have come from an actual study and an actual news source, and I would not have been …

2018-03-01: This song impacted me greatly as a teenager, and continues to do so to this day. I regret never …

2018-02-28: As a matter of public record, I will NOT use this new metaphor. twitter.com/drdrang/s… …

2018-02-27: Facebook keeps telling me about all these people I “should” be friends with, and I keep …

2018-02-27: Once again, the most vulnerable among us are being exploited. “Women in Syria have been sexually …

2018-02-26: My buddy Jake (@Jake1725 on Twitter) rode out Hurricane Harvey with his wife and their kids on the …

2018-02-25: Then the shark jumped out of the holding tank and…

2018-02-24: We have a new episode of the newly-rebranded Empowered Parent Podcast, and it’s on an issue …

2018-02-23: The killer features of @chrislopez’s Micron beta for me so far are the …

2018-02-23: Folks, if you get the chance to meet @markgreaneybook, do so. Fun speaker who writes terrific …

2018-02-23: I have questions. twitter.com/TashaRobi…

2018-02-22: Any guesses as to who we’re going to be talking to on tonight’s Big Fat Geek Podcast …

2018-02-21: The Day Martin Luther King Jr. Prayed at the Billy Graham New York Crusade …

2018-02-21: It appears I did not lose any followers in the Great Twitter Purge of 2018. Or not enough that I …

2018-02-21: In celebration of Billy Graham’s life, my pal Kevin, who worked for Graham’s …

2018-02-21: "Sabotage" – Trek vs Solo Given the characters involved, the use of “Sabotage” didn’t really make sense in …

2018-02-21: Most trailer recuts aren’t that great, and the Beastie Boys’ “Sabotage” has …

2018-02-21: My teenager read the Maze Runner trilogy in something like a week and a half, and wanted me to read …

2018-02-20: “I tell you one thing, though. Wherever we go, whatever we do, we’re gonna take this …

2018-02-20: Ryan Coogler breaks down the casino fight scene from Black Panther. Full of symbolism, meaning, and …

2018-02-20: Happy Court Gentry Day, everyone! @markgreaneybook

2018-02-20: I’ll grant you that @jarrettrush’s latest, Rubble and Ruin: The Road North is more a …

2018-02-20: In case anyone is stumped about what to get me for my birthday… twitter.com/bobafettf…

2018-02-19: Tim has the best Olympics coverage. twitter.com/badbanana…

2018-02-19: Disgusting. UN staff “responsible for 60,000 rapes in a decade” …

2018-02-19: With the same 4-1 score they bested the same team with yesterday, Kid1’s team take the tournament …

2018-02-18: With this morning’s win, no matter what happens later today, Kid1’s team is playing for …

2018-02-16: Someone’s first game of the weekend tournament is at 6:15 AM tomorrow. Which means as his …

2018-02-15: Back recording with some of my favorite people in the world.

2018-02-15: I suppose any day we can expect a Sarah Connor wannabe to try and blow up the Boston Dynamics …

2018-02-15: Again, do NOT enable the “Protect” feature in the Facebook mobile app unless you want …

2018-02-14: It really is an awesome book. twitter.com/robkroese…

2018-02-14: Friends don’t let friends enable Facebook’s “Protect” feature: …

2018-02-14: Do you want to know what the Big Fat Geek Podcast gang think about the Solo movie trailer? …

2018-02-13: Happy Mardi Gras, everyone! youtu.be/SW8kYDPo6…

2018-02-13: A long overdue upgrade for my sweetie to a new iMac. And now for the long data transfer process.

2018-02-12: Last night, recording with my Big Fat Geek Podcast brothers. Two new episodes coming soon!

2018-02-11: The song that, 26 years ago today, introduced me to Social Distortion: youtu.be/NMfbPsv2y…

2018-02-11: I had an occasion this evening when a musket emoji would have been perfect.

2018-02-11: 6:50am. Three hockey games today, two before 11am. Both hockey players on the ice, one in goal. …

2018-02-10: Where this falls down is the olives should have been used for the T-visor plate. No crust loss that …

2018-02-10: Quite a haul our Cub Scouts pulled in this morning for the annual Scouting for Food drive. And this …

2018-02-10: I cannot recommend Lindi’s music enough. Modern lyrics, but classic country sound. As if …

2018-02-10: Yet once again, a few bad apples ruin it for the rest of us. Honestly, I’m surprised it took …

2018-02-09: Because the people of Haiti, especially the kids, haven’t suffered enough. Disgusting. …

2018-02-09: This is so true. I’m so thankful for producer extraordinaire Dallas of the two podcasts …

2018-02-09: Monowi, Nebraska. Population: 1 “When Eiler’s husband, Rudy, passed away in 2004, he didn’t just leave her to run the tavern, …

2018-02-08: Perhaps one problem with hockey not gaining a wider audience in Texas is that tonight’s game …

2018-02-08: That final fight scene notwithstanding, I still really like “Blade”. …

2018-02-08: The “No Disintegrations” series continues to deliver. youtu.be/2GjAO6Jzt…

2018-02-06: That loud whooping sound you just heard were scores of mid-80s Jeep Grand Wagoneer owners, knowing …

2018-02-06: This is excellent life advice. twitter.com/Whataburg…

2018-02-06: That’s my little guy in the Spider-Man helmet! youtu.be/_rU2f1Zu2…

2018-02-06: “She keeps a lock of hair in her pocket She wears a cross around her neck Yes the hair is from …

2018-02-05: “I spent 919 days in a North Korean prison. I endured crippling isolation, hard labour and the …

2018-02-04: Tonight I’m rooting for a meteor displaying the Solo: A Star Wars Story trailer to smash into …

2018-02-02: New season of #StrikeBack starts tonight!!

2018-01-31: April 1997, O’Reilly’s “PGP: Pretty Good Privacy” tome. Still have no idea …

2018-01-31: The Paw Patrol conspiracy. Some of these are great. twitter.com/i/moments…

2018-01-31: Last night, my youngest’s hockey team had the opportunity to do a shootout during intermission at …

2018-01-29: If you’re a Star Wars fan and you’re not watching the #NoDisintegrations series on YouTube, you’re …

2018-01-29: For Micro Monday, I’m sending a shout-out to @craigmcclellan, whom I met on Twitter through my …

2018-01-28: Pinewood Derby 2018 We take our Cub Scout Pinewood Derbies very seriously, but the point is to have fun, in the …

2018-01-27: Seeing the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters. The boys are captivated.

2018-01-27: Inasmuch as I enjoyed all of the talk about and photo of Ford actually punching Gosling during the …

2018-01-27: If we were the type of people to have signage in our home, I have the found the perfect one for my …

2018-01-26: “Dreams”, covered by Marc Martel and Leigh Nash. Beautiful. youtu.be/6FWnokedN… …

2018-01-26: With myriad reading apps available for smartphones, there really is no reason to #NELTHWAB. …

2018-01-25: This is awesome. I’m so glad my little hockey player has men of color to look up to in the …

2018-01-25: Another window sticker spotted today. I agree, and I know my buddy Jake does, too.

2018-01-25: One of my favorite science-fiction novels of the last decade, and the sequel is even better. …

2018-01-25: Everyone needs to remember this when it comes to all politics in America: more often than not, …

2018-01-24: Spotted this little guy today while out and about. Would love to know where they got it from, but my …

2018-01-22: Northern Afghanistan, October 2001. twitter.com/goodreads…

2018-01-22: The sentiment carries over to this year. twitter.com/retrophis…

2018-01-20: I “blame” @patrickrhone for this.

2018-01-20: Today last year: twitter.com/retrophis… Cranking this again today sounds like a good idea.

2018-01-19: I have resurrected my dwarf fighter from Epic Win, Bjorn Retrophischen, for a new campaign.

2018-01-19: Robert Kroese has crafted an epic in The Dream of the Iron Dragon. Human spacefarers from the 23rd …

2018-01-17: I’m really digging @RyanStar’s cover of Petty’s “I Won’t Back Down”, …

2018-01-17: “If you’re not paying, you’re not the customer.” hotair.com/archives/…

2018-01-16: Of the 61 shirts worn for #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts, 20 featured the best bounty hunter in the galaxy. …

2018-01-15: I’ll be cranking “Zombie” and “Dreams” the rest of the day in …

2018-01-15: Surely you’ve run out of @starwars shirts, everyone says. Day 60 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts …

2018-01-15: Did you think Chris had run out of @starwars shirts? Because Day 59 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts did …

2018-01-11: Yay! My copy of the full Black graphic novel arrived today.

2018-01-11: Yesterday, Day 55 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts continued with Emperor Brain and Darth Narf plotting to …

2018-01-09: Nathan, Dallas, and I are grateful for everyone listening to the Big Fat Geek podcast. We’ve …

2018-01-09: The first episode of the Big Fat Geek podcast for 2018 is here! Yes, we are still talking Last Jedi, …

2018-01-09: Oh look, Bama wins another national title they don’t deserve. #winyourconference

2018-01-08: My teenager sent this to me. Dying. I’m dying. youtu.be/Ek4-xXgx8…

2018-01-04: Back to work. First recording of 2018 with my fellow casual nerds.

2018-01-04: Day 49 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts features R2 in a spot of trouble. flic.kr/p/239nLyG

2018-01-04: Day 48 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts, part deaux: Vader, like a certain Wookie, doesn’t like to …

2018-01-02: 2011 College Football: We need a playoff so this all-SEC national championship doesn’t happen …

2018-01-01: Millions of Americans this morning.

2017-12-30: Day 45 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts is Space InVader. flic.kr/p/21Wh7Pq

2017-12-29: There’s a new episode of the Tapestry podcast up. We discuss how the brain processes trauma, …

2017-12-28: This week I’ve now used Dropbox Paper to share documents: one with my co-hosts of the Big Fat …

2017-12-26: Day 41 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts is one of my top three favorite Fett shirts. flic.kr/p/22RDCs1

2017-12-25: Friends, as we celebrate today the birth of “the one poor child that saved this world”, …

2017-12-23: I said goodbye to my Tumblr blog today. retrophisch.tumblr.com/post/1688…

2017-12-23: Took the boys to see the LEGO Ninjago movie at the dollar theater. It was a lot better flick than I …

2017-12-21: OH. YEAH! youtu.be/74NMhaeC6…

2017-12-21: My kingdom for the ability to tweak the interface colors of the iOS Music app to something beside …

2017-12-21: Boys saw the big guy today.

2017-12-20: New specs courtesy of Kenneth Cole.

2017-12-19: “An ambitious U.S. task force targeting Hezbollah’s billion-dollar criminal enterprise …

2017-12-19: Micro.blog is now open Manton Reece announced today that at long last, Micro.blog is open to the public. Currently, he …

2017-12-19: Day 34 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts. I dig the ‘70s/early ‘80s design of this one. Looks …

2017-12-19: Someone in @Dreamhost marketing is on top of their game. I just asked for ninja robot stickers. This …

2017-12-18: “And desperate hostage situation is what Christmas is all about. Why do you think Die Hard is …

2017-12-18: Wouldn’t 20-19 be the narrowest of margins in this game? www.dentonrc.com/sports/sp…

2017-12-14: HOLY FREAKING CRAP #TheLastJedi

2017-12-14: Totally unplanned, and this is why we’re hetero life mates. flic.kr/p/EoeAyA

2017-12-14: Ran into Kylo Ren and his Vader teddy bear. flic.kr/p/21aF9gi

2017-12-14: One hour until #TheLastJedi!!!!!!

2017-12-13: From Joshua Trevino’s email list: The weird, wild story of SuperShadow, the late-1990s …

2017-12-13: I wore out a cassette (showing my age with that phrase) of their album “11”. RIP Pat. …

2017-12-13: Day 28 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts. In a little more than 24 hours from this posting, the Big Fat …

2017-12-12: Whoops. That should be Day 27 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts…

2017-12-11: Day 26 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts. We are T-minus 3 days, 30 hours from seeing #TheLastJedi, people! …

2017-12-10: I am shocked—SHOCKED! www.city-journal.org/html/fant…

2017-12-09: This quote is speaking to me today. twitter.com/GKCdaily/…

2017-12-08: The new Diane Kruger film, In The Fade, looks really good. youtu.be/UyjnzhXJl…

2017-12-07: Day 22 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts, one of my favorites. “Hands up if you love …

2017-12-07: Apparently I drafted this yesterday and forgot to post it! Day 21 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts, …

2017-12-06: Gonna tell all y’all right now: @zrau is a heck of a human being. flic.kr/p/219zXnu

2017-12-06: Seriously, has no one working in robotics EVER seen a Terminator movie? …

2017-12-05: The Bee is just the best. twitter.com/TheBabylo…

2017-12-05: In his final studio recording before his death, Lemmy covered Bowie. youtu.be/J06yQb4lb… …

2017-12-05: Mess with the Moon Pie, and the Moon Pie will mess you up. twitter.com/MoonPie/s…

2017-12-04: I have found my people. twitter.com/TheNerdFu…

2017-12-04: Holy crap. That’s a lot of bears. twitter.com/TheHershe…

2017-12-04: My favorite part of this is Bill and Ted. “Birth of the Savior! Excellent!” (Guitar …

2017-12-02: My inner type nerd is giddy with excitement over iA’s Writer Duospace typeface. Not only have …

2017-11-30: Coming soon to a Hollywood production near you: twitter.com/ABC/statu…

2017-11-29: On the latest Empowered to Connect podcast, we talk about how TBRI concepts can be put into practice …

2017-11-29: Day 14 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts, everyone’s favorite bounty hunter. flic.kr/p/21XLbzs

2017-11-28: “Murderous piñata” es el nombre de mi próxima banda de death metal. twitter.com/kristenru…

2017-11-27: I am totally using this at our next Cub Scout pack meeting. twitter.com/gregtitus…

2017-11-27: Finished The Punisher. All in all, I’m satisfied. There was one aspect of the ending I’m …

2017-11-26: Given what I’m hearing and seeing on the broadcast, there are a LOT of Saints fans in Los …

2017-11-26: Sweet. The CBS national broadcast here in DFW later this afternoon is the Saints-Rams game. I wonder …

2017-11-26: Yes! The #StarWars halftime show by the #LSU band is online. fb.me/1w26KuZzP

2017-11-25: To paraphrase a post of mine 366 days ago, today I am thankful my Tigers #BTHO the Aggies for the …

2017-11-25: The #LSU Golden Band from Tigerland did a #StarWars-themed halftime show, and now I’m sad I …

2017-11-25: As a former clarinet player, so great to see the woodwind section of the #LSU Golden Band from …

2017-11-25: Sorry, folks, #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts will resume tomorrow. Had family portraits today, and have to …

2017-11-25: I would totally be there for a Chewbacca/Mike the Tiger #StarWars Story film. …

2017-11-23: Thanksgiving’s not over until the tree’s up and #BobaFett is hanging out, searching for …

2017-11-23: Day 9 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts — “They’d be crazy to follow us.” Happy …

2017-11-21: Pop Tarts declares all of Oklahoma disrespectful. This is America, 2017. …

2017-11-19: It joins Die Hard in the pantheon. twitter.com/kristenru…

2017-11-18: It slays me that the players dress the plank. Love it. twitter.com/kennesaws…

2017-11-18: Watched the first two episodes of The Punisher last night after I got the hockey player to sleep. …

2017-11-17: Day 3 of #NoRepeatStarWarsShirts, hockey road trip edition with my little guy! This is one of my …

2017-11-16: Looking forward to this film very much. Time to break out “Horse Soldiers” for a …

2017-11-16: Day 2 of 2017 No-Repeat Star Wars Shirts. Straight from the 2017 Tapestry Conference last month! …

2017-11-16: I’ve long thought about why Houston can’t maintain a professional hockey team, given the …

2017-11-15: As always with superhero movies, stay until the VERY END of the credits for Justice League. If you …

2017-11-15: Justice League is pretty great. Still a little too Zack Snyder-y for my tastes, but a big …

2017-11-15: Day 1: The 2017 Edition of No-Repeat Star Wars Shirts has begun! flic.kr/p/GCB4Xc

2017-11-14: As my buddy Poseur says, “Pretty much everything would be better with John Williams scoring …

2017-11-14: Congress’ IT Scandal Is Being Kept Behind Closed Doors www.forbes.com/sites/fra…

2017-11-14: It was disappointing when The Odd Couple was cancelled, but I’m happy to see one of my …

2017-11-13: Twitter’s growth team: “They were more concerned with growth numbers than fake and compromised …

2017-11-13: Given the amount of time I’ll be spending in an Austin (hi @manton!) hotel room this coming weekend …

2017-11-13: Wolves are my favorite land-based animal, and here’s just one more reason why. …

2017-11-11: This is what happens when you marry your theology with politics. Because politics is a zero-sum …

2017-11-11: Notre Dame-Miami is precisely the sort of game for which I wish ties were still possible in college …

2017-11-11: #GeauxTigers twitter.com/LSUfootba…

2017-11-11: “You need deodorant, son. And none of that all-natural stuff. The more chemicals, the better. Kill …

2017-11-10: How Facebook Figures Out Everyone You’ve Ever Met gizmodo.com/how-faceb…

2017-11-10: We talk about the importance of maintaining biological family relationships (if possible) on the …

2017-11-10: There’s some Big Fat Geek podcast recording underway! New episodes coming soon!

2017-11-08: So Thor: Ragnarok is terrific and lots of fun. But @Disney, @Marvel: the bit about orgies was …

2017-11-07: Those Argentinian soccer hooligans…. mobile.twitter.com/ABC/statu…

2017-11-07: Happy Jack Reacher Day, everyone!

2017-11-07: I’d not heard of Tyler Childers prior to this popping up in my Twitter timeline, but I love a …

2017-11-05: If y’all think @tweetgrubes is a kick during a Stars game, try a Sunday night youth hockey …

2017-11-05: Well, if you’ve got to be at the AAC before 9am for youth hockey, at least you can see @tweetgrubes, …

2017-11-04: And they wonder why people hate Alabama beyond just football. twitter.com/Mike_Gegs…

2017-11-04: I wish this proven true, but I have zero confidence in the current administration to do the right …

2017-11-03: On point. twitter.com/GKCdaily/…

2017-11-03: Brandon does an excellent job distilling why the GOP tax bill’s elimination of the adoption …

2017-11-03: I do believe I prefer the acoustic version over the full band one. www.youtube.com/watch

2017-11-02: We’re back at it, Tapestry podcast fans!

2017-11-02: I was in the same math class as Corey my freshman year. He was such a nice guy then, and I’m …

2017-11-02: Not only was this a no-brainer buy for our youngest, but I share a name with the illustrator! …

2017-11-01: I wish my grandfather—who took me to the Astrodome in the early ‘70s for my first baseball …

2017-10-31: Best costumes tonight. These teenagers made them themselves!

2017-10-31: When the usual “This IS my Halloween costume” t-shirt is still missing post-move, a …

2017-10-31: Is it just me, or does this read like Planned Parenthood is telling black women to basically commit …

2017-10-31: “My dearest Annabel, We are in the third hour of minivan service at the Honda dealership, and …

2017-10-31: Napoloeon on Elba - one of my favorite song lyrics Because I’m jamming to Frank while waiting for my wife’s vehicle to be serviced, and …

2017-10-29: Or you know, just use SMS. twitter.com/TheBabylo…

2017-10-27: Better: don’t use any social media as your only news source. twitter.com/TutanotaT…

2017-10-26: Of course, children six and under get a pass on this. But parents, please, educate and enunciate. …

2017-10-24: Exactly how many Star Wars shirts does Chris own? www.bigfatgeekpodcast.com/2017/10/2…

2017-10-24: So Senator Jeff Flake of Arizona doesn’t like the way the Republican Party is changing under …

2017-10-24: Practical effects rule. twitter.com/CooeeVisu…

2017-10-24: That’s what friends are for. twitter.com/bigfatgee…

2017-10-22: It Came From Beneath The Earth. twitter.com/GoogleFac…

2017-10-22: This is rough. Ole Miss is THE rival for #LSU, as far as I’m concerned, but again, at its …

2017-10-22: I’m sensing a theme when it comes to Ole Miss. twitter.com/ESPNStats…

2017-10-22: Presented without comment. (Which, let’s be honest, is still a comment.) nyti.ms/2yDLAMM

2017-10-21: And that’s a wrap. Thanks so much to everyone who attended! #TapCon17

2017-10-21: And I have another addition to my Star Wars shirt collection (well, kinda). …

2017-10-20: Boy, @curt_thompsonmd is absolutely killing it, and this is just the first session! #TapCon17

2017-10-19: Dying. I’m dying. twitter.com/MikeBeauv…

2017-10-19: This is great. twitter.com/LSUfootba…

2017-10-19: Final preparations are wrapping up for the 2017 Tapestry Conference! #TapCon17

2017-10-19: If you’re looking for a silo application for your data without the silo lock-in, EagleFiler is …

2017-10-19: Somewhere, #Skynet is smiling. www.bloomberg.com/news/feat…

2017-10-18: Leave it to a parody site to be eerily on point. babylonbee.com/news/face…

2017-10-18: Animal is so metal. 🤘🏼 twitter.com/ElectricM…

2017-10-17: I wish I didn’t have to show this to my teenager to help him understand the world his little …

2017-10-16: The horror. /frightened whisper/ The horror…. twitter.com/catesish/…

2017-10-16: In other news, Amazon has an “Instrumental Lullabys” playlist that we play through our …

2017-10-16: How are there people from the South who have never been to Chick-fil-A before??? They do exist, and …

2017-10-16: I like Rally in the Valley better, but I think The Comeback Game is going to stick. …

2017-10-16: Couldn’t be worse than most everything else the Christian retail industrial complex turns out. …

2017-10-14: Just finished episode 8 of season 1 of Mr. Robot. HOLY CRAP.

2017-10-14: When AU was up 17-0, I thought that was it. Game over. I’ve never been more happy to have been …

2017-10-14: The hockey player and I “watched” the last 6 minutes via the CBS Sports app while …

2017-10-14: Ever read a book and totally miss the point? Clearly members of the Biloxi, MS, school district …

2017-10-14: It may have been time for Les to go, but I love how the guy is still such a homer for #LSU: …

2017-10-14: Happy Chuck Yeager Day, everyone!! twitter.com/BellHelic…

2017-10-13: I fear yes. twitter.com/Mansfield…

2017-10-12: I’d say something about having to step up my jack o’lantern game, if I actually had one. …

2017-10-12: How adorable is this guy?

2017-10-12: Dear lord, I have not stopped laughing. twitter.com/oscarewil…

2017-10-10: You could list the shortcomings of talent in #LSU’s Danny Etling, but you can’t say he …

2017-10-10: 11-year-old girl's reaction to finding out she's getting adopted I have mixed feelings about this video. It’s AWESOME. Did they ask her if they could post …

2017-10-10: For the record, I always run Twitterrific with the dark theme, aka, “Tron mode”. …

2017-10-10: With so much blue already in my Mac’s Dock, I’m still running the beta icon. …

2017-10-10: As a Kickstarter backer and beta tester of this new version, I’m so happy my original Mac …

2017-10-10: If you don’t use a third-party Twitter client on macOS, I highly recommend you do. And this is …

2017-10-10: What a sweet dog! twitter.com/FluffSoci…

2017-10-09: Yes, YES! So red! Oh so very Sithly… twitter.com/starwars/…

2017-10-09: All I can say about the Last Jedi trailer right now is I HAVE SO MANY THOUGHTS AND QUESTIONS AND …

2017-10-07: I’m 46. I was 27 when this went into a cask.

2017-10-07: It should be illegal to do this to a po-boy. flic.kr/p/Y9swjo

2017-10-07: Such a great new tradition. You know those kids are jacked, waiting for the waves every football …

2017-10-07: Dogs are the best. twitter.com/TravelLei…

2017-10-06: Yes! I fully endorse this. Write it! Take my money! twitter.com/TheSWU/st…

2017-10-06: While Nathan was under the weather this week, Dallas and I talked about our favorite and …

2017-10-05: The work Anthony Anderson and company are doing on #Blackish is outstanding. What a season premiere!

2017-10-05: Based on back jacket, it reads like Pastor Atwood is of the “it’s about hunting, not resisting …

2017-10-04: The Poetic Justice of Empathy, a guest blog post by Curt Thompson, M.D. …

2017-10-04: Jerry Rice: NFL Hall of Famer, Wedding Crasher “The best was when my mother-in-law was kissing Jerry Rice. My husband went over to his dad and …

2017-10-04: Boy, do I miss Mailsmith and Claris Emailer. twitter.com/mjtsai/st…

2017-10-04: Once again, you are not Facebook’s or Google’s customer. You are the PRODUCT. And if …

2017-10-03: The 2017 Tapestry Conference will feature Curt Thompson, author of Anatomy of the Soul and The Soul …

2017-10-02: Any episode of #BigBangTheory with Regina King is a great one. Her delivery at the end of …

2017-10-02: Someone has spent WAY too much time overthinking Thomas the Tank Engine. …

2017-09-30: Well, in celebration of a dear friend’s birthday, and in mourning the end of the golden age of …

2017-09-29: Can’t say enough good things about Cyimbili Coffee, from how it helps Rwandans to how great it …

2017-09-28: Two tweets today I need to edit. Because of mistyping, I sound like a moron. But nooooooooo. Twitter …

2017-09-28: New episode of the Tapestry podcast is up! We talk about the importance of self-care for parents. …

2017-09-27: “Leave your stuff in the laundry room so I can wash it,” I tell the teenage hockey …

2017-09-27: “Lord, thank you. Even though You can do anything, THAT was MIGHTY impressive.” God, I …

2017-09-27: “We really do need to decide what kind of country we want. But, unless we start treating each …

2017-09-26: Walk into our favorite pizza joint, head to a table. Teenager says, “Dad, I’m cold, so …

2017-09-26: Eminemarines instagram.com/p/BZhLQgY…

2017-09-25: What do you say, social media friends? Can we get the Smiths over $5,000? …

2017-09-25: “We chose to kneel because it’s a respectful gesture. I remember thinking our posture was like …

2017-09-25: Standing with our Kurdish friends today as they vote on a referendum for independence!

2017-09-25: Live long and prosper, casual nerds! It’s a spoiler-ful entry as we talk Star Trek …

2017-09-21: Six years after our son was the last non-special needs child adopted out of Rwanda, the nation is …

2017-09-19: The Soviet officer who saved the world. arstechnica.com/tech-poli…

2017-09-18: A reminder that once upon a time, Ted Nugent was a damn good guitarist: youtu.be/BtuOAnsuZ…

2017-09-17: It has been a very rough sports weekend for our household, mitigated slightly by the fact the …

2017-09-16: The Coca-Cola tacos commercial definitely did its job: now I really want tacos.

2017-09-15: Having read my first Mitch Rapp novels—American Assassin and Kill Shot—over the summer, I’m …

2017-09-14: Our friends at TCU’s Institutue of Child Development have some tips on helping kids …

2017-09-12: Talking Poop Emoji is the name of my next emo band. #AppleEvent #iPhoneX

2017-09-12: How soon until Hollywood works the “point dead guy’s iPhone X at his face to unlock …

2017-09-12: Let’s get this out of the way now: it’s iPhone X as in “ten”, just like Mac …

2017-09-12: Is that the first time the phrase “rain fire down on our enemies” has been used in an …

2017-09-12: I’m getting the feeling Apple may be trying for a new record on most videos shown at one of …

2017-09-12: Florida parents of kids from hard places: our podcast about Hurricane Harvey and trauma kids can …

2017-09-06: When your teenager stayed home sick from school, you took him to the doctor, and then in the late …

2017-09-06: Trying to get the GoFundMe for our friends Peter and Ruth over the $5K mark. Please consider helping …

2017-09-05: Activity app says 12,064 steps today. Lose It says 12,098 steps. Pedometer++ says 13,124 steps. All …

2017-09-05: How fun! Letters from our four sponsor kids, across three different NGOs in two different African …

2017-09-04: “It’s because of the citizens that we were able to get everyone out.” …

2017-09-03: ”(H)e doesn’t have it in him to quit. It was never going to be quitting anything.” …

2017-08-31: Friends take care of friends. A gift from fellow Big Fat Geek podcaster, Dallas, from his recent …

2017-08-31: Feeling like a genius for filling up the Highlander’s tank yesterday, before the DFW metroplex …

2017-08-31: Meeting Achievement Stickers. If I were still in corporate America, I would so be getting these …

2017-08-26: My kids just used Alexa and our Echo Dot to play the latest Big Fat Geek podcast. Because …

2017-08-21: Fire up the Epstein drive. Set phasers for stun. Frak some toasters. We’re talking sci-fi TV: …

2017-08-21: Just in time for eclipse-mania, the latest episode of the Big Fat Geek podcast is now available. We …

2017-08-20: Should George R. R. Martin even bother finishing the books? Because I can’t imagine him …

2017-08-19: Dunkirk is a fantastic film.

2017-08-18: You know you’re in a Stockholm Syndrome relationship with north Texas weather when you see one …

2017-08-18: Just deleted my Foursquare/Swarm account. I’m already using Yelp or Google Maps for …

2017-08-18: My Twitterrific Phoenix shirt arrived yesterday, pefect timing for #RED Friday! flic.kr/p/Xfb44m

2017-08-16: Time to go to work. flic.kr/p/WyvnQV

2017-08-15: The only reason for an American to hold a Nazi flag: instagram.com/p/BXy23un…

2017-08-14: “Quite possibly the most compelling libertarian pitch in years.” —Joshua Trevino …

2017-08-13: Life as an American defector in the Hermit Kingdom. www.latimes.com/world/asi…

2017-08-08: iPhone home screen, 8 August 2017. Horn Creek Camp, Colorado, edition. flic.kr/p/Xjz6Ve

2017-08-05: Ladies and gentlemen, I’ve just been informed that the Tapestry adoption & foster care …

2017-08-03: The latest episode of the Big Fat Geek podcast is now available! …

2017-08-03: Teens who spend more time than average on a screen are more likely to be unhappy, and those who …

2017-08-01: This photo from last night can only mean there’s more Big Fat Geek podcast hitting the feed …

2017-08-01: On this day last year, the @TapestryIBC podcast surpassed 5,000 downloads. Now, we’re close to …

2017-07-28: A thousand times, yes. Stick to the end for the name Harry should’ve named his kid. …

2017-07-27: The eight year-old has informed us it’s not a play date when he goes to a friend’s …

2017-07-27: The second episode of the Big Fast Geek podcast is now available for your listening pleasure: …

2017-07-26: We go another round of Give Me An Example on parenting tools in the latest Tapestry podcast: …

2017-07-26: Your Roomba May Be Mapping Your Home, Collecting Data That Could Be Sold nyti.ms/2tX7VB2

2017-07-25: Those of you who know my musical proclivities: how could you not let me know about Revolution …

2017-07-25: A long time coming, and it cannot happen soon enough: www.imore.com/adobe-fin…

2017-07-24: My friend Bruce has a simple yet excellent guide on how to support your friends who are fostering or …

2017-07-24: If Stitcher is your thing for podcast listening, the Big Fat Geek podcast is now available there as …

2017-07-24: Adoptive and foster parents! Early-bird registration is now open for the Tapestry Conference, with …

2017-07-22: Just saw the Bright trailer. The first Will Smith film in a long while I’m actually anxious to …

2017-07-22: Increasingly, I’m thinking a lot of properties getting snatched up for movies would be better …

2017-07-22: I have mixed feelings about the Ready Player One trailer. Visually, it looks fantastic. But is it …

2017-07-20: So I launched something new and fun today with a couple of friends: …

2017-07-16: Happy birthday to the Wonder Woman I’m married to! I love you, sweetheart!

2017-07-12: Happy Gabriel Allon Day, everyone!!

2017-07-07: Greatness. instagram.com/p/BWQCBqr…

2017-06-20: Courtesy of @ted: Proofread, modernized, open source public domain books with professional-grade …

2017-06-18: I’m not sorry. I’m going to be the grammar police on this one. It’s annoyed me all …

2017-06-15: Curious. Made a GIF from a video with GIPHY Cam on my iPhone 7. Tweetbot/Twitter recognized it as a …

2017-06-15: I’ve mentioned my favorite Star Wars character before, right?

2017-06-12: He knows nothing.

2017-06-11: I’d love a second one for my favorite hockey team, but for my second-favorite club:

2017-06-09: Happy new Rise Against album day, everyone!

2017-06-09: Have you ever wondered how connected parenting works in a big family? Here’s a podcast episode …

2017-06-09: I loved Glenne Headly in 2 Days in the Valley. RIP.

2017-06-05: Just booked anniversary dinner for tomorrow night, and I’m pretty sure the gal on the phone …

2017-05-30: It’s pretty amazing, given how nostalgia-minded our pop culture is, that no one has convinced …

2017-05-25: I may be at ETC Train the Trainer, but I didn’t forget about the 40th anniversary of Star …

2017-05-23: First time the iPhone 7 no-headphone-jack has bit me. Left the adapter at home. Amazon Music web …

2017-05-20: This guy earned his Wolf badge and bridged to Bear!

2017-05-19: And this was after the one on top accidentally whacked the one on bottom in the neck with a mini …

2017-05-19: I never got into Soundgarden, though given my musical preferences, I likely should have. But that …

2017-05-19: I am not your rolling wheels I am the highway I am not your carpet ride I am the sky I am not your …

2017-05-19: I’ve had a new slab of glass and black plastic for just over a week now. While this …

2017-05-09: From my friend and colleague in our podcasting endeavor, @ryannorth7: Our podcast has been …

2017-05-08: I’ve given the Apple Magic Trackpad the ol’ college try; used it exclusively for over a …

2017-05-05: When did this become acceptable behavior for a shared seat?

2017-05-05: iPhone home screen, Cinco de Mayo 2017 edition

2017-05-04: Amen, and amen. https://flic.kr/p/UhBczc

2017-05-04: Amen, and amen.

2017-04-28: The best parts of the Bryce Harper T-Mobile commercial: - “That’s how he wakes up! …

2017-04-28: It’s a Tesla 2013 set list kind of day. …

2017-04-28: Last night, chasing after kids 30 years younger and 150 pounds lighter than me, pulled a hamstring. …

2017-04-26: My Micro.blog account is now live. I’m looking forward to social media (hopefully) breaking …

2017-04-22: “To counteract a minority child’s formation of negative identity, they must experience, …

2017-04-13: Earlier tonight, post-hockey game dinner at Chipotle. I made Mr. Super Smelly 4 Goals sit away from …

2017-04-08: Last game of the season, had to make sure to see this guy! Fun as always, @tweetgrubes !

2017-04-08: The artist and his work.

2017-04-08: Our artist’s “The Amazing Elephant” was selected to represent his school at the …

2017-04-06: What a glorious day for driving with the moon roof open on the way to a spring league hockey game!

2017-03-30: It’s podcasting time again, and look what I got!

2017-03-17: For people of a certain age, they do not see these and not think, “E.T., phone home”. I …

2017-03-15: #remember

2017-03-04: I’ve never played a Zelda game. My phone wallpapers are nearly exclusively Boba Fett. But I …

2017-03-04: Bounce house!! #schoolopenhouse #whatwecamefor

2017-03-04: Dribble dribble #schoolopenhouse

2017-03-04: Tall ladder truck is tall. #schoolopenhouse

2017-03-04: Ladder truck is Shark Boy approved. #schoolopenhouse

2017-03-04: Checking out the town ladder truck! #schoolopenhouse

2017-03-04: Shark boy!!! #favoritefish #schoolopenhouse

2017-03-04: I wonder what that’s going to be… #favoritefish #schoolopenhouse

2017-03-04: Late breakfast with this guy, and being silly.

2017-02-23: From a couple of weeks ago: helping me assemble a new cabinet for new garage workshop. Love his …

2017-01-19: Sunny skies and 55 degrees. What a great day to have the moon roof open while driving!

2017-01-13: A goal and two assists for our guy tonight as his house team cruised to a 8-2 victory at the AAC!

2017-01-02: I got to see and visit with these lovely people tonight, all while eating awesome food.

2017-01-01: Life with people who get you is always more fun.

2016-12-27: New addition to Connor’s back glass.

2016-12-27: After years of roughly the same style frames, went a little old school with these Ray-Bans.

2016-12-25: Wearing shorts. Enchiladas are the main course. We are Texasing so hard this Christmas.

2016-12-24: Because he’s super awesome, Ryan got me a Tapestry-logoed fleece vest as a thank-you for …

2016-12-23: Ran into this guy this morning! #baumblesbounce

2016-12-15: #RogueOne premiere viewing shirt. Says I’m optimistic in more ways than one.

2016-12-10: Getting burgers with my Cub Scout. You may now swoon over those eyes, ladies.

2016-12-10: The Pack 280 holiday parade crew, ready to roll!

2016-12-10: This lady got a cart solely so she could put the sleeping bag thing and her purse in it while she …

2016-12-09: Single-dad night means we’re watching…

2016-11-29: Didn’t really feel like being at my standing desk in my study tonight, so…

2016-11-26: Her: “I’ll get you a slice of pie. Which do you want, chocolate or sweet potato?” …

2016-11-25: We were on TV. This is seconds after I took the “Victory” shot of the boys. #LSU …

2016-11-25: “Victory for LSU!” My two Tiger fans left happy. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Tre White was injured on one of the final plays of the game. Left the field on crutches. #LSU …

2016-11-25: He had a great time, but faded late in the game. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: He had the BEST time with my dad. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Sam definitely got into the cheering spirit as the game went on. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Etling hands off to Guice on the latter’s way to a record-setting night. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Sam having a great time with Mom cheering on the Tigers. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Tiger D-line getting instructions from Coach Pete. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Last night’s kickoff. Can you find the ball? #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Coach O was being Coach O. He really cracked us up in the third quarter. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: The Tigers looked primed and ready before the game. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-25: Sam, anxiously awaiting the start of his first #LSU game, with his Granddaddy.

2016-11-25: “General Reveille, ma’am,” is how she’s addressed by the cadets.

2016-11-25: Aggie band making its round of Kyle Field, pregame last night.

2016-11-25: TAMU Parsons Mounted Cavalry unit, outside Kyle Field last night.

2016-11-24: The boys ran into some members of the Golden Band from Tigerland. #LSU #LSUvsTAMU

2016-11-24: You are looking live…

2016-11-23: Taking this dime piece out for steak!

2016-10-31: No, as a matter of fact, I did NOT tell him how much it will hurt when he takes it off.

2016-10-31: I’m pleased to say I avoided extermination at the, er, hands of one of my neighbors.

2016-10-25: When a dining establishment speaks your love language.

2016-10-17: Later that same year, post-engagement. Someone’s showing off her ring.

2016-10-17: First date.

2016-10-10: Repost from @karamidwife: Go. Be. Love. Imana Kids, our ministry, was birthed out of a trip. We now …

2012-12-04: Happy happy joy joy.

2012-12-03: I post photos, he has practice.

2012-12-01: Learning what his weight is on Earth, the moon, and Mars.

2012-12-01: Lonely and forlorn: Mission Control

2012-12-01: Morning adventure!

2012-11-25: Happy happy nerd time.

2012-11-25: Came home to this on a portion of Boy1’s school assignment. Excuse me, something in my eye.

2012-11-25: Love my parents. Get home from vacation, they’ve painted an accent wall and hung the …

2012-11-24: Pray tell, what is this strange encumbrance which has not graced my feet in days?

2012-11-22: Gobble gobble.

2012-11-22: Thanksgiving lunch: fish tacos!

2012-11-22: Happy Thanksgiving from ‘Anini Beach on the Garden Isle!

2012-11-22: Kauaisgiving breakfast: scrambled eggs, bagel crisps with guava jelly, chocolate macadamia nut Kauai …

2012-11-21: “Hello?!?”

2012-11-21: Straight from Fantasy Island: Wailua Falls.

2012-11-21: Opaeka’a Falls

2012-11-21: View from the restaurant/clubhouse, 10:45 am local.

2012-11-21: On this day last year, we were in Rwanda, meeting this guy for the first time.

2012-11-20: The view at Duke’s? You guessed it. Does not suck.

2012-11-19: More research.

2012-11-19: My sweetie relaxin’ on the beach.

2012-11-19: Our friendly neighborhood monk seal, tanning her belly.

2012-11-19: The view from Bubba’s does not suck.

2012-11-19: Chocolate Tasting Notes. Yep.

2012-11-18: Spouting Horn, ladies and gentlemen.

2012-11-18: Who comes to a brewery & orders effing Budweiser?!? These women, that’s who.

2012-11-18: Kelly’s sampler, left to right: same ale I’m having, pale ale, porter, and a brown.

2012-11-18: My sampler, from right to left: an ale, two IPAs, and a wheat.

2012-11-18: Conducting research.

2012-11-18: Kilauea Lighthouse. One of my favorite spots on Kauai.

2012-11-15: Someone’s getting a Hobbes.

2012-11-14: Of course the best way to keep the rink’s server rack cool is next to the ice.

2012-11-12: Training on the RapidShot.

2012-11-10: There’s a new karate kid in town, and his name is Samuel-san!

2012-11-09: Someone found the clown nose from the circus.

2012-11-08: Bond. Craig. Sons of Anarchy. Only the 2d issue of my free Rolling Stone subscription I’ve …

2012-11-01: A rare treat: our kids get to practice on the “big ice” in the main arena today.

2012-10-29: Their red unis look so sharp.

2012-10-29: Walking in to team portraits night before practice.

2012-10-28: Game 7 of the season underway.

2012-10-27: Water rocket “Dark Dragon” is ready. Launching to commence shortly.

2012-10-26: Night falls, The day is done. God bless us, Every one.

2012-10-26: Tent’s ready for us to freeze our butts off tonight.

2012-10-23: Good things come to those who manage to pry @tapbot_paul from his hermit cave.

2012-10-23: Proof that @tapbot_paul (left) does leave his hermit hole. @agiletortoise checking live blog of iPad …

2012-10-22: Now if I only had something to plug this into…

2012-10-21: Away he goes; warmups before game four.

2012-10-21: Off to game four of the season.

2012-10-20: Barely both of us in the frame this time. My buddy Drew to the right of me.

2012-10-20: Three seconds of fame! (Hint: gold cap.)

2012-10-20: Our seats earlier today did not suck. #lsutamu

2012-10-19: Cutest Frankenstein EVER.

2012-10-19: Costume is called “Debonair Vampire”. My son makes a striking member of the undead.

2012-10-16: Not the thing to wear for an unplanned Apple Store visit..

2012-10-13: Game 2 of league play under way.

2012-10-11: Practice winding down.

2012-10-09: Indoor rainbow.

2012-10-07: Waiting their turn.

2012-10-06: The @LSUfball game on the iPad at the rink. Isn’t technology grand?

2012-10-05: Missing this cuteness! Let’s go, @Rangers!

2012-10-05: The ice for our first game of the Oktoberfest tournament.

2012-10-03: My understanding is that at some point these will be on their way to @killianrudd.

2012-10-03: Beer and baseball. Let’s go @Rangers!

2012-10-03: The @LewisvilleTexas PD officer also left a note.

2012-10-01: “She eats her peas one at a time!” –@JerrySeinfeld

2012-10-01: A certain walking-maniac of a boy is 18 months old today!

2012-09-30: Second goal of the game, his first as a Squirt: #9, @davisturner!!!

2012-09-30: Awaiting a face off.

2012-09-30: Hitting the ice for first game of league play.

2012-09-29: It’s not a Scouting function if you don’t cook your own food.

2012-09-29: I’ve lived with my iPhone 4 like this for over a year. Think I’m concerned about a few …

2012-09-27: Stay-at-home Dad #ProTip: any time is potentially beer o’clock. #stillsummer #baseball

2012-09-21: Today’s shirt.

2012-09-20: And suddenly we’re planning to roll our own. I love my friends. #LSUTAMU

2012-09-20: Say, #LSU fans: any tailgaters in College Station on 10/20 willing to welcome a pair of Tigers? …

2012-09-15: Will have to talk with my wife on why our child is Auburn’ed up on game day. #wrongtigers

2012-09-07: What do say, Mac old-timers, remember this?

2012-09-06: Amazing and disconcerting.

2012-09-05: Another @Rangers game & start of @DallasCowboys season. Hot Dog Night seemed appropriate.

2012-09-05: Grilling onions for Hot Dog Night.

2012-09-03: Def Leppard stage prep.

2012-09-03: It was every bit of cheesy 80s hair metal awesomeness that I was hoping for.

2012-09-03: We await Poison!!

2012-09-03: Outside the restaurant we just ate at.

2012-09-03: Hair Metal Double Date Night with @klttx, @brentmckinney, & @tracymckinney!

2012-09-02: Smuggler’s Views (for 2013).

2012-09-02: The boy loves tortilla chips.

2012-09-02: Final game of the weekend.

2012-09-01: Team breakfast.

2012-09-01: Ready to go!

2012-09-01: Getting ready to hit the ice.

2012-08-30: Best job I ever had until Bell Atlantic swooped in and mucked it all up.

2012-08-30: For all the pre-Mac OS Xers out there.

2012-08-30: For @cabel and @stevenf.

2012-08-30: @msitarzewski Here’s the quote!

2012-08-30: I’d love to tell you what this was about 11 years ago, but…

2012-08-30: Haha! RAM Doubler!

2012-08-30: And this one.

2012-08-30: This one I’m keeping for posterity.

2012-08-30: MacHack CD invoice!

2012-08-30: I’m certain this is completely unbiased and factual…

2012-08-30: Now I’m ready for this weekend, & @davisturner’s first hockey games of the season.

2012-08-29: A blast from my past.

2012-08-28: Even with no ice, hockey practice never stops.

2012-08-25: There was the traditional Dousing of the Cubmaster. (It was COLD!)

2012-08-25: Our Cub Scout Waterfest was a rousing success.

2012-08-25: A whole lotta cute in a small space.

2012-08-25: Just before we sang, then sliced this bad boy open.

2012-08-24: Our newly-minted four year-old enjoys his new workbench.

2012-08-21: Fan of the game? RangerTrooper is Fan of the YEAR.

2012-08-21: I had a drooly helper earlier tonight for kitchen project chair assembly.

2012-08-21: Way to go, Staples. This is a great assemble-yourself experience.

2012-08-20: The Neapolitan.

2012-08-20: Back at it.

2012-08-19: Tonight’s project.

2012-08-18: Suiting up.

2012-08-12: “What?”

2012-08-04: Doin’ a little bubble poppin’ before bed.

2012-08-04: Cool clouds from earlier today, between Clarendon and Amarillo.

2012-08-01: Sam meets a clown!

2012-07-26: The very funny and very gracious @MrTonyHale.

2012-07-26: I wasn’t kidding about the ice cream trucks.

2012-07-25: You have your comfort music. I have mine.

2012-07-24: Gotta love minor league ball. Right behind the dugout for twelve bucks.

2012-07-23: Twenty or so years after I should have seen them, finally getting the chance.

2012-07-20: 646 miles later. She couldn’t even wait for him to get out of the car.

2012-07-19: Booyah.

2012-07-14: So I picked up a care package from @rackspace today. Thanks, Shaggy! (cc: @gapingvoid)

2012-07-08: I’ve managed to get to more than one game this season!

2012-07-07: Mom loving on Sam.

2012-07-07: How windy is it? Part of our fence is now in our neighbor’s yard.

2012-07-06: My parents found what passed for a handheld game in our house. Still works.

2012-07-06: Partial mission accomplished, thanks to Cracker Barrel.

2012-07-06: My mother was right. I am a genius.

2012-07-02: This one should be easy: song, artist, year. No cheating.

2012-07-02: Can you name the song, artist and year without Wikipedia?

2012-06-29: I know, I know. You all want to pinch those cheeks.

2012-06-28: I have the best friends. Thanks again, @crridenour!

2012-06-25: I am loving this book.

2012-06-24: Uniform fitting in the @allenamericans locker room.

2012-06-21: Had to pull over & get a shot of a milestone.

2012-06-18: “How could I possibly be expected to handle school on a day like today?”

2012-06-18: .@davisturner, feeding ducks and fish

2012-06-16: I made sure the static sticker, “bruised” and all, made the transition.

2012-06-16: In with the new. That’s a happy @klttx with her new ride.

2012-06-16: Our with the old. Farewell, Kioko! You’ve been a faithful girl.

2012-06-06: A long-time wish fulfilled.

2012-06-06: A slice of the Fort Pierce Marina.

2012-06-05: Three generations at the 18th tee.

2012-06-05: My dad, about to tee off on Ryder 18.

2012-06-05: 18th Tee marker, Ryder Course, PGA Golf Club, Port St. Lucie, FL

2012-05-30: If you’ve already reached your Utterly Adorable quota for the day, don’t look.

2012-05-27: Amen.

2012-05-27: Deep Ellum IPA

2012-05-27: Some hooligan who sat down next to me on the train.

2012-05-27: They love each other. Some times.

2012-05-26: A preview of our efforts this morning…

2012-05-22: Gobi looking VERY comfy in @samuel_turner’s car seat. cc @mckinneyshelby

2012-05-21: In honor of a conversation @brentmckinney & I had yesterday

2012-05-20: Dr Pepper Ballpark

2012-05-19: Undisputed. #LSU #GeauxTigers

2012-05-19: The Spring 2012 FMYSA 8U Blue Town Champions, the RoughRiders!

2012-05-19: Davis receiving his championship trophy!

2012-05-17: NateLee’s first In-N-Out burger bite.

2012-05-17: “Soldiers Under Command”

2012-05-17: “To Hell with the Devil”

2012-05-17: “He’s the Rock That Makes Me Roll”

2012-05-17: “All For One “

2012-05-17: Covering Judas Priest’s “Breaking the Law”

2012-05-14: First time he’s pulled himself all the way up!

2012-05-12: Finally, my free Rolling Stones subscription has a story I actually want to read.

2012-05-08: Tonight’s ultra-healthy dinner courtesy of @klttx’s imagination & fresh ingredients …

2012-05-08: For Maurice. Rest in peace, and thank you.

2012-05-05: Chris, Jaret, & Erik performing encore “Belgium”.

2012-05-05: .@bfsrocks closes the regular set with “1985”

2012-05-04: Big thanks to Howard Kinsler, Ian’s dad, for coming out to talk to our team.

2012-05-02: Show closer “Ring of Fire”.

2012-05-02: “Let the Jukebox Keep on Playin’”, complete with accordion and upright bass.

2012-05-02: “Ball and Chain”. This is a damn good set list tonight.

2012-05-02: “Cold Feelings”, baby.

2012-05-02: Kickin’ it off with “Bad Luck”.

2012-05-02: We await.

2012-05-02: The Riverboat Gamblers

2012-05-02: Yes, that would be me and @lindiortega.

2012-05-02: Lindi Ortega (Lindi was the second great artist we discovered via opening for Social Distortion. The …

2012-05-02: Front row in the middle section of the balcony? These will do.

2012-05-02: This band: I goes see them tonight.

2012-05-02: Fine. You people win. I’m on Instagram now. (I imported my Instagram photos into my Micro …