Meandering Out Loud

Don Thorp’s Musing, Muttering, and Mischief Along a Random Path

HowTo: Using a Magazine as a Media Player Stand

A magazine can be used to make an adhoc viewing stand for your media device. When I travel, flying mostly, I often want to watch movies or video podcasts during the trip. On one flight I was frustrated by having to hold the player so I tried to find something to rest the device on. [...]

Sasha and Svetlana – Cooking Like Soviets in Your Kitchen

My daughter and her friend Elana have alter egos — Sasha and Svetlana. For weeks they’ve been talking about recording videos about their “adventures”. For some reason, tonight was the night for filming episode 1, “Sasha and Svetlana – Cooking Like Soviets in Your Kitchen”.
I’m always amazed at their [...]

Say Bridge

Children are the spice of life. While attending my youngest sister’s baby shower in Tulsa, Allison was able to capture this priceless video of my nephew trying to say “bridge”.

Quick Links – 20080302

It was a YouTube morning. For all you nerds out there 1-900-NERD-GIRL Star Wars according to a 3 year old In celebration of Jimmy Kimmel’s 5th year on the air, his girlfriend gave him this video Sarah Silverman “I’m F**king Matt Damon” on Jimmy Kimmel Jimmy returns the favor in Jimmy Kimmel’s “I’m F*cking Ben Affleck” On the weird side [...]

Surfin Sunday – Santa Can You Hear Me

Every once in a while I hop on that rabbit trail known as “the net”. Today’s trail started on twitter. Seeing that I’m a fan of Cali Lewis on, I wondered who she follows. Nosing around, I decided that maybe I should add some more people to follow. On a whim I put [...]