Correction: I have been informed that this is in fact a 24MB drive despite being in a box labeled 12MB. The 12 meg version was the same size, just with one platter instead of two.

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So some people are passing because they're vegetarian, a few are mad, thinking it's an attempt to insult them by feeding them cheap pies made of bear. Finally I lose my patience and start telling - "It's pear pie, not bear pie. You know, pears, the fruit? Who would bake bears into a pie anyhow?"

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People getting food are asking what kind of pie it is, but because I'm wearing a mask they keep thinking I'm saying "bear" instead of pear.

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Last night I had this funny dream involving pear pies. I dreamed that I had been asked to bake and serve apple pies at a meal service for homeless and low income people, but for some reason they couldn't get apples and instead got a bunch of pears. So, I bake the pies using the pears and serve them.

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this morning I am training a neural network to reproduce a light field

it looks very strange when asked to render outside the training viewpoint

Now if only I could teach her to swap cables instead of just playing with them.

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I'm hearing this low frequency rumbling sound on my shortwave set.

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Ever wonder why people watch a "ball drop" at Times Square for New Year's Eve?

This tradition comes from the "time ball," which observatories and other institutions would drop at a specified time so that ships and people watching could set their marine chronometers and clocks.

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Callie is apparently trying to learn about 7400 series logic.

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Getting ready to stream demos for Demosplash 2020. We're streaming live right now at demosplash.org/ thanks to our friends at SceneSat, check it out!

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It's cats and vintage hardware time again. Here's Callie wanting attention while sitting on top of an Apple IIe.

This machine hasn't been booted since 2014, a bad mouse blew the PS/2 port fuse and it sat in my repair pile, got moved to the new house, and finally got a new fuse tonight.

There's tedious, and then there's cleaning every single potentiometer on a mixing console...

Paul doesn't seem very interested in reading S-100 card documentation.

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