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Sky River Mead and Honeywine. A Washington winery producing award winning dry, semi-sweet, sweet meads, raspberry and blackberry honey-wines & Solas; a true dessert mead.
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We've got our last round of charity auctions ending tonight, folks. We've got some amazing stuff up for grabs.

If you could help me spread the word about them, I'd really appreciate it.

http://ebay.to/11c0HLn

And remember, the entire fundraiser ends tomorrow, so if you haven't donated yet, you might want to check it out...

http://www.worldbuilders.org/
Shop eBay for great deals from worldbuilders!
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There are going to be a lot of food trucks by the convention center this year for Gen Con.  They posted the list here http://gencon.com/experience/foodtrucks  .  I took the list and made it a little easier to know your options.
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Hey Internet, your co-father —or, the Architect?— was doing some math and talking about you last night on +The Colbert Report. Take a look as +vint cerf poses the question “What makes you think that you are not in the matrix”?

Part 1: http://goo.gl/VS6eoo
Part 2: http://goo.gl/7yyWqB
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For anyone who likes audio books and hasn't read/listened to The Name of the Wind by +Patrick Rothfuss it's on sale now on audible for $7 and I highly recommend it.

http://www.audible.com/pd/Sci-Fi-Fantasy/The-Name-of-the-Wind-Audiobook/B002UZMLXM
Check out this great listen on Audible.com. "My name is Kvothe. I have stolen princesses back from sleeping barrow kings. I have burned down the town of Trebon. I have spent t...
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This is a must watch. This is the serious side of the ice bucket challenge.
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15 years ago we placed the largest server offer in our history: 1680 servers, packed into the now infamous "corkboard" racks that packed four small motherboards onto a single tray. (You can see some preserved racks at Google in Building 43, at the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, and at the American Museum of Natural History in DC, http://americanhistory.si.edu/press/fact-sheets/google-corkboard-server-1999.)  

At the time of the order, we had a grand total of 112 servers so 1680 was a huge step.  But by the summer, these racks were running search for millions of users.  In retrospect the design of the racks wasn't optimized for reliability and serviceability, but given that we only had two weeks to design them, and not much money to spend, things worked out fine.

BTW the four white pins in the forefront are the reset buttons for the four servers, and the disks are mounted on a plexiglass board which lies on top of the board (not attached -- there was no time to design a proper bracket).
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Education
  • Missouri State University
    BS: Computer Science, 2002 - 2006
  • Springfield Local High Scool
    1998 - 2002
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Computer Scientist and all  around Geek.

Married (Sarah) with two wonderful children (Alice and Wendy).

Enjoy gaming, mostly table top games (RPGs, board games, etc). 

Former podcaster.
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Wonderful Wife, the 2 cutest kids in the world, Googler
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Software Engineer
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  • Amazon.com
    Software Development Engineer, 2014 - present
  • Branding Brand
    Software Engineer, 2013 - 2014
  • Google
    Software Engineer, 2011 - 2013
  • Jack Henry & Associates
    Software Engineer, 2006 - 2010
  • UPMC Technology Development Center
    Software Engineer, 2010 - 2011
  • Missouri State University
    Web Developer, 2002 - 2006
  • Cinemark Theatres
    Projectionist/Concessions/Box Office/Usher, 2000 - 2003
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Pittsburgh, PA
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Pittsburgh, PA - Springfield, MO - New Springfield, OH
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Potato bacon pancakes were delicious. Nice diner atmosphere. Good variety on the menu. Will eat again.
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reviewed 6 months ago
I've had the Fra Diablo and the Fried Fish during lent. Both were very good. My wife had the St. Patricks Day special and it was also delicious. If your looking for a nicer place to eat in the area and don't mind spending ~$20 a plate this is a good choice.
Atmosphere: Very GoodDecor: Very GoodService: Excellent
Public - 2 years ago
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