*snerk* http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-NCBVmG3OfI (A geek demo is so much more fun when the person doing it is a genuine dorkily hilarious geekboy. This guy is in my local LUG.)
Ahh, the wonders of DIY rocket-scooters. You can start it at 2:40 with no content lost, but the end makes up for it all. The good stuff is over by 3:11. Good editing would have made this five stars.
Apropos of discussion over at theferrett's, I've come to the conclusion that my "real-life friends" are the friends where we use any medium that's the most handy or most suited for communications, whether it be face-to-face, telephone, e-mail, LJ, chat, IRC, passing notes in the cafeteria, or even two tin cans and a piece of string, if that's what amuses at the moment. I've never met amberfox face-to-face, but she's totally an IRL friend, because she's part of -- gasp -- my real life.
Local spr0ties, any group trips planned to see Blood & Chocolate?
http://skuf.livejournal.com/131302.html -- Myths of Fandom Demographics
GIP: the Urban Dictionary definition of "hinky" caught channel's eye, because we were trying to explain it to JD. The result is this icon.