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Scott McNulty
Philadelphia, PA
A techie with an English degree.
Interests: macs, reading, writing, technology, scifi
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In my youth I was big into comics. Around that time Image was formed, and Rob Liefeld was the name in comics. I wasn't a huge fan of his stuff, but I did read it. I also just read this... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Blankbaby
I don't Storify things often (or ever, really), but I think you'll agree this was a good reason to start: [View the story "Star Trek Twinsies" on Storify] Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2016 at Blankbaby
I've given up on using Apple's large scale web services long ago (this includes, but is not limited to, iCards, iCloud, and Apple Music). I get most of what I need in these areas from Amazon. Looks like Apple managed... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2016 at Blankbaby
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Posted Jan 29, 2016 at Blankbaby
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I'm a fan of Tommy Bahama's shirts, and I'm happy to see they are going to improve their website. However, they aren't going to move over anyone's accounts? I have to recreate my account and lost all my order history?... Continue reading
Posted Jan 26, 2016 at Blankbaby
I've wanted to go to Per Se ever since I worked next to building which it is in, but it looks like it isn't what it used to be: Wine glasses sat empty through entire courses. Once, the table was... Continue reading
Posted Jan 13, 2016 at Blankbaby
2015 was a pretty rough year here at Blankbaby Manor which impacted my reading. I try to read at least 52 books a year, and I did't quite make it but I got close! In 2015 I read 51 books... Continue reading
Posted Jan 10, 2016 at Blankbaby
Now, I'm no politics junkie, but I am a tech junkie. Here's a story about Philly's City elections chief planning to cash in on a pension plan. People are upset because he never shows up at his office, or bothers... Continue reading
Posted Jan 8, 2016 at Blankbaby
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Pretty cool. But where are the Star Trek versions? Continue reading
Posted Dec 23, 2015 at Blankbaby
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Here's my household's Comcast data usage over the last 3 months as compared to this month. I wonder what we were doing in October! Continue reading
Posted Dec 18, 2015 at Blankbaby
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Recently I've had two experiences that make me question my boyish good looks: My mom was in a physical rehab place for a few weeks in October, and so I would visit her fairly often. They served dinner there at... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2015 at Blankbaby
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Tim Cook defends Apple iPhone Smart Battery Case, says it's not a 'hump': "You know, I probably wouldn’t call it ‘the hump’,’ said Cook – immediately making it forever known as a the hump. He said it’s so obvious because... Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2015 at Blankbaby
An admiral was reprimanded for getting drunk at a conference, going back to his room and then hours later getting locked out of his room and wandering around the hotel. Naked. Here's what he has to say about it: “Lesson... Continue reading
Posted Dec 8, 2015 at Blankbaby
Posted Dec 6, 2015 at Blankbaby
That's how many episodes of Random Trek, my Star Trek podcast, I've done. Crazy, huh? Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2015 at Blankbaby
Given the forecast of millions of Papal pilgrims Marisa and I decided to head the heck out of town last weekend. The week before the Pope's visit it looked like we made the right call given the signs we were... Continue reading
Posted Sep 30, 2015 at Blankbaby
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5 months ago I posted that I was trying to get back to being able to run 3 miles in 30 minutes on the treadmill. Then, a funny thing happened. I had to run outside for a screen shot for... Continue reading
Posted Aug 4, 2015 at Blankbaby
I don't know much about Darla Xavier's crossmorphic sensors, but color me intrigued. Self configuring sensors sound like something out of science fiction, but it sounds like it is going to become a reality sooner or later. I can't wait! Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2015 at Blankbaby
Hey Joanna, I just tried putting the Kindle into the case upside down and the magnets aren't proper aligned when the Kindle is upside down... so it doesn't really work all that well. :(
Toggle Commented Apr 29, 2015 on Amazon Voyage Cover at Blankbaby
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Kevin Hearne, author of the Iron Druid books, wrote a great post listing some underrated series of books for adults. He wrote this in reaction to having his own series of books listed on this Buzzfeed list of underrated YA... Continue reading
Posted Apr 7, 2015 at Blankbaby
2 weeks ago I blogged about hitting the treadmill again, and yesterday I hit a milestone: Closing in on my 10 minute mile pace. Slowly. So slowly. A photo posted by Scott McNulty (@blankbaby) on Mar 24, 2015 at 6:16pm... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2015 at Blankbaby
You know what's cool? Posting a snarky comment on a 4 year old post. Also, that isn't my bank account number.
Toggle Commented Mar 11, 2015 on This much change! at Blankbaby
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I used to run 3 miles in 30 minutes not that long ago. Getting back on that pace. Slowly but surely. Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2015 at Blankbaby
I love my TiVo (as I've said once or twice on this very blog). And I would seem Mr. Jason Snell is also loving his: My family and I watch many YouTube videos on the TiVo, and all of my... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2015 at Blankbaby