December 2013 archive

Dépaysement: Boxing Day

Boxing Day in Canada

Dépaysement translates roughly as “change of scenery.”  It translates even more roughly as “The feeling that comes from not being in one’s own country.” I am an American in Canada.  It takes some getting used to.   If you wonder what’s so disconcerting about this, here’s a good explanation. Thanks to The Huffington Post (believe …

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Merry Christmas To All

We’ve been live streaming our Christmas tree since before it was called “live streaming.”  Back in the days of “webcasting” it was a hassle.  In these modern times, all it takes is some duct tape, a few cable ties, and converting an old wireless WRT54G router to a switch to make a hard wired connection …

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