Archive for 2004

Kantor’s Web Tutorials

http://academ.hvcc.edu/~kantopet/

This site is truly magnificent. My general rule of thumb is that, if I get some benefit from a site three times, then I blogroll it, on the assumption that I’ll want to visit it again.
As if the wealth of information was not enough, Peter Kantor’s site is brilliantly arranged in an intuitive and [...]

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Wrap Up

http://isaacschlueter.com/blog/dnd_campaign_2

In Part 2 of this story, you learned about the history of the Drow, Imaskari, and the magic suit named “Antorak”. We wrapped up the campaign last week, so I thought I’d write up a post on how it ended.
In short,

Drizst is the king of the drow
Jay Bob undid Loloth’s curse
Rudin is an honorary [...]

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Ansari X Prize

http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2004/10/10….html

I wouldn’t be much of a geek if I didn’t mention this
SpaceShipOne wins $10,000,000.00 X Prize.
That’s right, ladies and gents. Someone went into space, came down safely, and did it again within 2 weeks.
Two good quotes from the article:
Our success proves without question that manned spaceflight does not require mammoth government expenditures. [...]

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