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Caitlin Riggs
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Infographic touching on one perceived fear of vaccinations.

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another Tallahassee favorite
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Black Dog Cafe
229 Lake Ella Dr, Tallahassee, FL 32303
Decor gets an "Excellent", which includes the scenic "lake" view from the twinkling back patio covered in leafy vines. Sunset is the best time to visit, as this cafe has the most unique vibe of any cafe I've visited in Tallahassee; mostly because it's situated on the banks of a nicely sculpted pond with a showering fountain in the middle, where visitors and their furry children (pets, I mean) can stroll the circuitous sidewalk.

I'm always about their Italian Mango Soda (Club soda with a shot of mango syrup), but they serve a slew of coffee roasts and some teas (maybe lots of teas, but I never pay attention to their selection.)

Service is guaranteed to be witty and/or sarcastic (totally welcomed this sense of humor.) The vibe of this place is comfortably unique.
Food Very GoodDecor ExcellentService Excellent
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The photographs of the insides of the chips are worth the glance
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"Are you sure you're not...projecting?"

What your favorite map projection says about you from the eyes of an xkcder.
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Informative procedure on creating topographic contours to use as a map layer.
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Sometimes I also surf active volcanoes... :P I'll definitely save that expression to use in the future! It was trial and error on determining the right interval for the map, so using an expression that automatically selects multiples would've saved a lot of time.
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Simple, reusable notepad to replace scratch paper at the office:

- acrylic "plexiglass" sheet (home improvement store)
- Chalk markers (craft store)
- self adhesive vinyl bumpers (home improvement store)
- Olfa cutter for slicing theough acrylic (not sure, maybe a craft store? I got mine several years ago from a local shop that catered to Architecture students)

Ink stays put after a couple of minutes of drying. Wipes off with a dry or wet paper towel.

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it's been about time.
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Tan's Asian Cafe
2743 Capital Cir NE, Tallahassee, FL 32308
Try the Beef Randang, a slow-cooked-all-day coconut-based, lightly curried, caramalized beef dish served with Indonesian rice cakes and perfectly steamed, still slightly crunchy broccoli. You'll melt like this dish melts in your mouth. And guess what's more.....the dish is only $8.00.

I frequent Tan's Asian, maybe twice a month. The service is some of the friendliest I've encountered in the restaurant business, however, if it's a busy Thurs or Fri night you might wait up to 45mins for cooked-to-order dishes like Chow-mein or Curry with Onion. The servers have always come over and apologized profusely, and sometimes even served complimentary egg rolls. Even so, I think it's worth the wait on these nights if you're not bound by time-sensitive commitments in a 2hr time-span.

Tan's is a small place next to Esposito's, a landscaping company, so it's surrounded by an assortment of ferns, vines, and giant clay gardening pots. Kind of a unique feel for a restaurant entrance even if it may not have been intentional. The inside of the cafe is clean enough. No strongly themed decorations and they have several booths and your standard tables. Overall the atmosphere fits the "cafe" genre of restaurants. You'll keep coming back for the delicious food.
Food ExcellentDecor GoodService Very Good
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Anyone in the San Fran area, heads up. I'd LOVE to go, but can't seem to justify the $500 plane ticket for a one day fly-in, fly-out.
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  • University of Florida
    Geological Science, 2008 - 2012
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GIS Tech and Hammock Camper living in Seattle
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  • exp Energy Services
    GIS Technician, 2012 - present
  • BCS Laboratories
    Lab Assistant, 2009 - 2012
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Perfect neighborhood grub spot with happy hour specials
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reviewed 3 weeks ago
Great nigiri, sashimi and rolls for great prices. The restaurant itself is in a great Eastlake location right on Lake Union.
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reviewed 3 weeks ago
Very busy on a Friday night. About 1.5 hr wait for a bowling lane, but only a 10min wait for a pool table. Enjoyable experience. Great burger and fries. Great drink prices. Overall fun place to hangout.
Public - 4 months ago
reviewed 4 months ago
Just opened a new PC and console room upstairs (Sept 2015.) Pretty fun spot to hang out to play multiplayer LAN style and order a beer. Comfy couches included
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Good ol' regular GamrStop. For me, stopping by this GameStop is the easiest and quickest way to trade in old games for different ones. Expect a store credit for the best deal. They're usually on top of what the Cap Hill GameStop has in stock as well, so that's convenient not to have to keep calling around.
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