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WIlliam Main
Works at National Automotive Parts Association
Attends school of hard knocks
Lives in Toronto, ON, Canada


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Nice to know, if I find myself in the shower with my horse, I have a great shampoo to use!
The original horse to human crossover shampoo that provides fuller, stronger, longer, healthier hair. Features moisturizing shampoos and conditioners, hair
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This happen to me just last week.
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I guess after the US election I won't have to run off to New Zealand.
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Explore the Apollo 11 spacecraft in 3D
The Smithsonian Institution published a highly accurate 3D model of the Apollo 11 Command Module Columbia. You can explore it on Android by visiting this website:

This is a website, an online app that accessible from mobile devices too. It works also on Android devices with Chrome, although other browsers may do. For more information on the spacecraft model see:

You can view the interior of the spacecraft in 2D using an Android device. To view it in 3D in a realistic stereoscopic experience you also need a Google Cardboard viewer.

Once the model is loaded rotate the phone to the landscape orientation, i.e. horizontally, to switch to the Cardboard view. Insert the phone into the Cardboard viewer and look around to explore the interior of the spacecraft.

Tap the full screen icon to exit Cardboard mode and explore the model at full screen by moving the phone around.

The + icon zooms in, the > one switches to a different point of view.

A high-end Android device with a good Wi-Fi connection is likely required as the website is resource-intensive.

Chrome is not currently designed as a Cardboard viewing app. Therefore the phone goes to sleep and the screen turns off after a few tens of seconds of inactivity. Make the inactivity timeout longer from your phone’s system settings under Display > Sleep.

The interior of the Apollo 11 spacecraft on my Nexus 6P phone.
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Pull up comfy chair, pour a long whisky, sit back and enjoy this incredible sounding and well paced peice.
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Extremely intimate and personal sounding, like he is playing it just for the listener. A great finale to a wonderful performer and person. Allen will be greatly missed by all.
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Exactly how I feel
Get ready for the Presidential Debates

+Red Dwyer reshared this cartoon from 2012 on FB. Still appropriate.

#editorialcartoon   #nasa   #mars  
The Cartoonist Studio Editorial Cartoon Contest continues and I made it to week EIGHT!! Thanks to all for voting. Click the image above or here to go to the voting. You should do a search of “Bearman” and my cartoon will come up front and center and then vote. Again, as long [...]
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I know this old news by now, but, just in case you missed it...
An American breakthrough might provide a new approach to fuel production and reducing carbon emissions. Researchers from the University of Illinois at Chic
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Should mention that Gigafactory will be fully powered by clean energy when complete & include battery recycling
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When he's not beating the crap out of the bad guys he's playing in the band.
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A collaboration of two songwriters is difficult to do well but to pull off a trinity is all but unhead of.
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I guess you can think of me as an agnostic atheist, not only do I not believe in a creator, I don't even know which one I don't believe in.
A multithreaded program with extensive global mutable state is one of the best demonstrations of the Heisenberg uncertainty principle I know of.

As Antoine-Marie Roger de Saint-Exupery said, La perfection est atteinte non quand il ne reste rien à ajouter, mais quand il ne reste rien à enlever. (English translation: You know you’ve achieved perfection in design, not when you have nothing more to add, but when you have nothing more to take away.)

There are 10 types of people in the world today. Those that understand binary number systems and those that do not.
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    Never finished high school. Self taught in computer science.
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I program computers and deliver automotive parts.
Application development, embedded systems design.
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    Delivery Driver, present
    Deliver parts
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    Various development languages and platforms
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