A Portland-area geek, photographer, writer, researcher, and urban poultry enthusiast.

These are my collected short notes, photographs, and essays.

brient@brient.net

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Don't worry -- I'm out of town until the 29th or so.

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IBM looking at adopting bitcoin technology for major currencies
http://bcwh.io/reu3

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Huxley to Orwell: My Hellish Vision of the Future is Better Than Yours
http://bcwh.io/oc2

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A Brief Cultural History of the Tin Foil Hat
http://bcwh.io/mb5

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A man in a Darth Vader helmet, on a unicycle, bagpiping the Imperial Anthem.

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Apparently I've been tying my shoes wrong for nearly three decades. http://bcwh.io/ted2

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Checked into Portland State University

Going to be on campus much of today

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Yes: Looking forward to hearing Richard Carrier, in SMSU, on 2/25 at 6pm

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Every American who uses telecommunication, or person who does business with Americans, should watch Citizenfour.

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