15 Jun Blog pivot

I have not been using this blog because it was intended to be for serious and professional things, but time for a pivot. So onward with new focus. New vigor. This tweet by Brandon Taylor from May 14, 2020 has stuck with me. "The most embarrassing...

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Counties in the US named for Confederate figures

25 Feb Confederate Toponymy

Reading Wikipedia I came on this page List of U.S. counties named after prominent Confederate historical figures And so I made a map of those counties. I plan to make the source data available, at some point, but let me know if you would like it...

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19 Dec Laser cut grating

This is a laser cut grating or grill cover. The holes are 1/2". This is a walnut veneer over an MDF core. Ed then suggested that I make smaller versions suitable for model boats, and he took them to the model boat club where several were...

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11 Jun Explicit images

Here are some of the high resolution genital portraits referred to in the essay on It seems like it should go without saying, but these are in fact explicit, although mostly somewhat 'clinical' images.
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11 Jun Personal Portraits of Australia

For Arse Elektronika in 2010 I took multi-image high resolution genital portraits. The following essay is in the 'proceedings' of the conference, published in the RESEARCH book Screw the System. Personal Portraits of Australia

Most of us know about as much about the anatomy of our own genitals· as we do of the geography of Australia. In both cases we see the landscape· from a long distance, through a distorted cultural mirror, and while we· have a general idea that important things must be happening down there we· don't have a firm hand on the details.

(warning: there are explicit images below)

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