Philosophy

Put down the airbrush and just breathe.

Let’s say I’m not very good at something, but I want to get better at it. The best approach, whether it’s brushpainting or making tons of money, is to find someone who does it well and do what they do. In other words, find someone who is smarter than you and copy them. This a …

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Yeah. I’m getting lazier and lazier with my blog. I guess I’m not really the type of guy who makes a good “professional” blogger. I’m not that guy. Too bad. Today I’d like to refer you to yesterday’s entry about Star Trek: Voyager. I pointed out that I don’t like the “lost in space” plot …

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Hi friends. I’ve been watching Star Trek: Voyager (having watched all the “good” Star Treks I’m scraping the bottom) and it occurs to me that this television series was porked on day one. Done in. Messed up by forces beyond the control of a mere writer. It was sabotaged by the producers, who must have …

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This model of an F-104 was built by Frank. Frank is lagging a bit in the “tell the whole internet about your entire life” race so I don’t know Frank’s last name. He builds some beautiful models. Here’s a link to Frank’s site. I like Frank’s approach to scale model building. I’m willing to guess …

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Here are some links to some very interesting sites. Marwencol This site is mostly about a movie about the artist Mark Hogancamp. If you haven’t seem the movie, then get off your dead ass and see it now. Report back if you feel anything uncomfortable. David Levinthal Uses miniatures to create photographs. The other two …

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I’m going to have a busy day today so I’ll provide this entertaining essay instead of something involving painting. Maybe tomorrow… Let’s see. STEM. “STEM” stands for (I think) “science, technology, engineering and, um… math?” It’s a new buzz phrase/acronym that’s used to describe what girls do not do adequately for various mysterious reasons. It’s …

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