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Where list x has an item in it like y

A list of movies walks into a bar… forget it, that’s not going to work. There once was a list of movies named Gurty Blanchez… hmm, that’s not going to work either. This is another one of those “posting it more for me than you” posts. Whoever is...


Telligent Theming Guide

Today ScottW announced the release of the Customization Guide for the Telligent Evolution Platform. There are a lot of ways you can customize the look and feel of your Telligent Community and Telligent Enterprise site. While there is a lot of...


Beginning ASP.NET MVC 1.0

I finished reading Beginning ASP.NET MVC 1.0 this past weekend. Keyvan Nayyeri and Simone Chiaretta did a great job with this book. It should be simple enough that a pure beginner will be able to get up and running yet it contains enough depth...


Posterous

Any of you dear readers who are subscribed to my blog via RSS may have noticed several posts coming through the RSS feed recently that are not on this site ( http://danhounshell.com). That’s because I’ve combind this feed with a blog I created,...


Finished Rifle Project #2 – Turk(ed) Mauser

I can’t believe it has been over 3 years since I finished my first rifle. Times slips away too quickly. The lapse could have something to do with spring of 2006 being when Dawn found out she was pregnant with Tucker. We spent that summer and fall...


Easy Bootable USB for Installing Windows 7 to Netbooks

I’ve done two Windows 7 installations on my netbook (an eeePC 900) – Windows 7 Beta and Windows 7 RC. Both times involved creating a bootable USB drive with the Windows 7 files to use as the installer. My little netbook does not have a DVD drive...


An answer for the “So what do you do?” question

I get asked this question a lot from friends and family, I’m sure we all do. It’s easy to explain to my geeky friends, not so easy to explain to my friends and family who aren’t so geeky. It usually goes something like this Me: “I work for...


How to add NUnit as a test framework option to the ASP.NET MVC 1.0 dialog for VS2008

There are much longer more detailed ways involving editing the registry, running "devenv ..." command-line stuff, etc. This is by far the fastest and easiest way: 0.a. Make sure you have the ASP.NET MVC 1.0 Framework installed. I'm a dummy...


Nerd Dinner at Dewey’s Pizza in West Chester tonight

There is a Nerd Dinner at Dewey’s Pizza in West Chester, OH tonight (June 12, 2009) at 6:30 PM. The organizers of the event intended it to be a: Gathering for those in town and those coming in town for the CINNUG ORM Firestarter at Dewey's...


Say Hello to Homebrewing

My brother, Andy, and I began homebrewing beer in January of this year. We had been talking about taking up the hobby for years and finally made the leap. Since then we’ve brewed about seven 5-gallon batches of different styles. We’ve used...