Dunning–Kruger Effect

Here is one more term that I keep using and more people should know about. It is the Dunning-Kruger effect. The TL;DR is that stupid people are too limited to know that they are, in fact, below average. I’m sure you can find creative ways to apply this to the world around you… The Dunning–Kruger…

Fractal wrongness

I learned a new term over the weekend that has already made it into everyday use – Fractal Wrongness or Fractal Stupidity. In two words, it elegantly sums up what is wrong with an argument or idea. Unfortunately, it is a term that I think many people can relate to. Fractal wrongness is the state…

ALCO MS-250AC

This is a follow up to my post on the Alco MSM-5a from about a month ago. This is an unexceptional mosaic readout display but the major differences, that I can tell, between this and the 5A is that this one is a little bit smaller, it cannot be easily disassembled and it includes a…

Arkanoid: Revenge of Doh

I re-discovered this game recently. The last time I played it was on my parents’ AT&T 6300 with CGA graphics!  It is actually a really good game.  It is a table tennis variation with a breakaway wall in different shapes.  Some bricks drop pill-shape items down that change your paddle size, number of balls it…