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For a change of pace, I'm learning about cake decorating! Making something for an elaborate party my friends and I are throwing. The local cake shop was so friendly, and I walked out of there with a tub of fondant ๐Ÿฐ

One of my favorite Web 1.0 sites was this weird guy who graduated college and would do pointless experiments, pranks, and craft. He's still updating the site, much less frequently, but now he's a dad in his mid-40s, and he's making all kind of cool weird things for his kids. I'm happy this one corner of the internet is still being inventive and strange ๐Ÿ’›

It's so frustrating to come across interesting-looking old games that then end up being sexist/racist/etc. I feel like I should be better at this point about dealing with/addressing that, but I don't want to spend time finding ways to say "yeah this is sexist" when I could be highlighting something else

New Obscuritory post! For something different, I played two weird video game versions of Monopoly to see what they can tell us about the contexts they were released in ๐ŸŽฉ๐ŸŽฒ

obscuritory.com/board/monopoly

I just realized that David Lynch could die, and we wouldn't know about it for like two years

Okay, two !!Con talks submitted! Luckily it's just two weeks to hear back

Mental health, birdsite Show more

Black Dresses has a song based on the WIPP 10,000-year nuclear waste warning message. This rules

Game that's gory/sexist/generally skeevy Show more

And because it's a museum, it has a virtual gift shop! You can save desktop patterns and printable cut-outs. I love it!

When I think about the like Microsoft Home-era CD-ROM information utopia that was being imagined, this is such a good example. You could visit a museum from your computer and even make your own souvenirs!

New Obscuritory post! Eyewitness Virtual Reality Earth Quest is a ambitious, colossal virtual museum of earth science obscuritory.com/software/eyewi

This is like an encyclopedia blown up into a virtual location. The production value is amazing. Dorling Kindersley made some really good educational CD-ROMs

The best of posting about frogs of Tumblr is when it gets picked up by Frog Tumblr

Going through the Mario community history wiki and dying Show more

Going through the Mario community history wiki and dying Show more

Ohhhh boy former coworker's reading my Lost Histories Jam entry, this isn't gonna be weird at all!

It's the excitement over office software and home publishing, combined with the exploration of virtual places and multimedia reference CD-ROMs. I love it ๐Ÿ˜

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