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Since 2006, halfgk.com has been my personal sandbox for .NET and other forms of Web development.

Symbols of an open book (open book) link with a how-to form that explains code used for specific features. I plan on introducing more features, particularly of interest to other developers, as I can.

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Click the image of the open book to learn how this feature was coded.
2020.02.22special event: "In the midst of the severe winter I could contemplate the future spring."

2020.02.18gaming: Star Wars: Battlefront IILooking at the contents of my newly opened crate in Star Wars: Battlefront II
Pros and Cons


2020.02.16gaming: Oddworld: Stranger's Wrath HD"Stranger"
Hey, Suggie Drawers!


 

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2018.02.22system maintenance: More big changes this evening. I can't say what they are, but one of them rhymes with "wookie incryption." You'll never guess!!

2018.02.20system maintenance: Some very big changes to the professional webforms under the hood. Including a new class to allow for expanded content across the entire topic. I'm super excited about these revisions, though it's meant a lot of work!

2018.02.17on family life: Family Update: Laurel and the Brain Aneurysm

2017.02.19on kids: Hamsters make her uncomfortable

2014.02.22on fitness: Joined a Gym

2014.02.21on kids: The Demise of Innuendo

2014.02.19on kids: Must the Show Go On?

on music: RIP Bob Casale

2014.02.18on kids: Act Normal!

on kids: Missed Me, Missed Me, Now You Gotta Kiss Me!

2014.02.17on music: With a What??

2013.02.22on fitness: Weight Loss Challenge, Week 1

2013.02.21on a hog: Going Ahead with the Purchase

2013.02.19on a hog: SOON...

on fitness: Weight Loss Challenge Has Begun!

2013.02.17on kids: Been Around the Block

2012.02.21on fitness: Atkins, Week 7

2012.02.17on music: Willie Nelson's Voice Has a Magic

2011.02.16system maintenance: I've now published THREE Web Services and have built a simple Android app to consume one of them. I'll get the how-tos published on these, as well as posting the ADK, as soon as I can!

2009.02.17on books: Started Danger's Hour the other day when I realized...

on music: Added various selections from Michael Bublé, and other classics from Starship, Rare Earth and the J. Geils Band.

2007.02.21on art: Wyland's "Nature's Paradise" finally arrived today. I've got to say, we've ...

on music: Spike TV has been running some awesome self-promoting ads that feature Jame...

 
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