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Jaws

I haven’t watched Jaws since I was a kid and it was showing on television. I must say that when this film came out, the special effects were awesome for the time and technology. I was and still am to a certain extent terrified to swim or be in the ocean due to the fear […]

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§1822 · October 20, 2014 · Films · (No comments) · Tags: , , , , ,


Ben-Hur is an epic film based off of historical Roman Empire taking over the world and is also Biblical with the story of Jesus Christ being born and providing miracles. I have watched this movie before, but this time it was to really look at how big a production of an epic film can be. […]

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§1820 · October 13, 2014 · Films · (No comments) · Tags: , , ,


I have watched many musicals, but Singin’ In The Rain is one of my favorites. After watching it again I find myself humming or singing along to the music even hours later. The tunes are catchy and stick with you. One of the reasons I enjoy musical films so much is that they are usually […]

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§1817 · September 29, 2014 · Films · (No comments) · Tags: , , ,


I have watched Alfred Hitchcock’s Rear Window a few times and enjoy the way his films are so different from what I now watch. He has a unique way of building tension or suspense in a film. It is not the usual dramatic music or edge of your seat suspense, but it can still make […]

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§1815 · September 22, 2014 · Films · (No comments) · Tags: , , ,


As I started watching Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid I was sure I hadn’t seen it before. Then the credits at the beginning started with words on a filmstrip about the “hole in the wall gang”. I have watched this film before, but remember the actors, Paul Newman and Robert Redford from the movie […]

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The African Queen is set in the German occupied part of Africa in 1914. Mr. Allnut is a steamboat driver who delivers the mail and news to the British missionaries there in Africa. This movie starts with the missionaries trying to get the native people to sing hymns. It turns into a cacophony of noises, […]

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§1806 · September 8, 2014 · Films · (No comments) · Tags: , , ,


As I started to watch Batman Begins this week I realized that I had not watched it before. I haven’t been a big fan of Batman movies in general, as I find them to be dark and depressing. The lighting used in previous Batman movies I have watched leaves me feeling depressed after watching a […]

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Nathan tested our some new software I wrote this morning. It generates math art, given different formulas. Here is a couple beautiful pieces of art, that use prime numbers and palindromes that Nathan created.

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§1792 · February 15, 2014 · FlippinSweetBlog · 1 comment ·


After playing Minecraft all winter, we finally decided to start a new map and play the game to the end. We killed the dragon as a family tonight. Here is a picture of our house, castle and garden area. Also our family picture, which is my favorite.

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§1785 · February 15, 2014 · FlippinSweetBlog · (No comments) ·


I had fun fixing a small pile of wordpress sites that had been hacked today. I could not find any useful how to guides on how to fix this, so I thought to post it here for the poor soul that also needs to fix this hack. Site would show near the bottom of each […]

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§1781 · January 9, 2014 · Linux · (No comments) ·


River rafting trip Volunteering with the Tour of Utah Nathan & I had drinking contest after the tour. Hiking with the boys Nathan shaving peach fuzz for the first time. Some a$$ put his chairs right in front of us at movie night.

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§1759 · August 11, 2013 · FlippinSweetBlog · (No comments) ·