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Paragliding

I’ve made it out to King Mountain a couple times this year. Have yet to get high and go somewhere, but I am working on it. On my most recent visit I was able to fly from lower launch on King, to John Kangas’ glider park. I followed a hang glider pilot in and landed […]

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Things ‘go’, even if I don’t

The King trip was fun. Over Memorial Day Greg, Kyle and I went over to Moore, Idaho to the Spring Fling at King. We left early and got there early enough to get Kyle off lower launch for his second ever paraglider flight. I didn’t know he was so new until we had his wing spread out on the ground.

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Woe is me, or my experience with WordPress Plugins

I’m going to try writing a WordPress Plugin. Why? To see if I can. What problem this is going to solve in these turbulent times? I’m afraid I can’t really say it is going to do anything that hasn’t already been done. I just want a plugin that I can show what book, or books, […]

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What the …!?

Some guy lost his finger in an accident and replaced it with a usb ‘thumb’ drive. Umm…. maybe this will give you an idea. I saw this on Wired. So full credit goes to those people.

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Maybe something like this

… is more realistic. From the manufactures website: Based on the very popular STOL CH 701 design from Chris Heintz that was first introduced more than twenty years ago, the all new STOL CH 750 design incorporates all of the 701’s amazing short-field capabilities, while maximizing cabin size and load carrying capability allowed under the […]

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