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How to fix a hole in drywall

My family stopped by my wife’s uncle’s vacation home. At the bottom of the stairs we spotted this:   So we called the uncle. As a thank-you we offered to fix the hole. It was too big for a patch

Posted in In My Life

A different view on schooling


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Copy your DVD using mplayer

if you own the copy rights to your DVD of your wedding, birthday, or whatever and want to copy it to your hard drive do this: install mplayer mplayer dvd://1 -dumpstream -dumpfile /home/yourname/my_30th_birthday.vob

Posted in In My Life, Linux

Fire near my house

A couple weeks ago the mountain near my house went up in smoke. Here is a vid I caught of one of the fire air plans one it’s return path after dumping some of that red powdery stuff on the

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