Author: Mike Garrity

Construction 0

Construction

They’ve been replacing the water mains on our street for the last couple of weeks. This is what it has looked like around here lately starting 7:00 AM weekdays. They seem to be getting...

Look Up 2

Look Up

There’s a group called For Spacious Skies that used to run radio ads in the Boston area. They were very interesting ads. They just told you to stop and look up. The ads weren’t...

New Toy 0

New Toy

The old air compressor that I bought back in high school when I was painting the MG, has been getting tired and cranky lately. It keeps overheating, and I’ve been feeling like I’m spending...

Balanced Ternary 0

Balanced Ternary

Do you have a favorite number system? I do. Knuth said: Perhaps the prettiest number system of all, is the balanced ternary notation. Balanced ternary is a number system where the radix is 3,...

Class of 1984 0

Class of 1984

Chris had her 25th college reunion last weekend. Quite a few of her friends were back in town. Here’s a picture of her with her friend Ellen at the big Saturday night gala. And...

Hello Again 0

Hello Again

Peter hasn’t really been posting much on his own, so we’re adding the rest of the family as editors. Hopefully that’ll result in a little better traffic. Here’s a picture of the kids at...