Poor Radio Shack! They're closing down! All the techies loved Radio Shack when they were young. Or at least one techie that I know of did. Somehow they should bring it back. Keep all the employees and bring it back. Okay?
I always envied the arch-typical Radio Shack customer of my fantasies: A maker whose super power was buying diodes and circuit boards and third-hand clamps. These titans were in full command of the aisle containing bins of uninteresting parts which did nothing individually but together, in the right combination, in the right hands, created pure magic. These conjurers were the electronics equivalent of master chefs who could glance at my kitchen a...
Assistant Professor, Associate Professor, 1979 - 1992
Western Washington University
Instructor, 1978 - 1979
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