austin_dern (austin_dern) wrote,
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Steam in the subway, earth is afire

It was a week of comic strips and repurposed content on my mathematics blog! What comic strips? What content? These:

The story strips? What's Going On In Judge Parker? And Who's Fleeing What? 25 December 2017 - 18 March 2018. Enjoy that. And now how about more of Friday at AnthrOhio 2017?

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Cake matrix: the eleven decorated cakes as presented for Alkali's judgement.


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And a close-up better showing (on the left) my and bunny_hugger's cakes,a long with some of the others that I can't fully explain. Well, the robot dragon I can explain. I think the lake in a forest is a video game thing?


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And the fate of all decorated cakes: the winning and the losing cakes brought to hospitality/con suite, there to join the rest of the abundant food and get eaten up.


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The fractured event-schedule board. Since it would be the last of the conventions at this hotel we took more photographs of routine little boring stuff like this.


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Message board, almost filled up by Friday evening. On the right board you might be able to make out bunny_hugger's advertisement for her pinball talk.


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Ars longa, vita ... well, everybody's cake gets eaten eventually. This wasn't even 11 pm Friday.


Trivia: In 1895 E M Fraser of San Francisco patented a duplex-motor-system elevator; by March 1899 a dozen of the smooth-running lifts were installed around the city. Source: Otis: Giving Rise to the Modern City, Jason Goodwin.

Currently Reading: Science of the Magical: From the Holy Grail to Love Potions to Superpowers, Matt Kaplan.

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