Update on the Internet problem: There must be something wrong with the desktop’s wireless card. But the new modem/router help because I can now just use the ethernet cable in my office and wireless everywhere else is super fast, so this saves me $40.
Updates on the leaf problem: Neighbors (who are selling their house and don’t live there ATM but my inlaws know how to contact them, unless they are making this up) said that I could dump the leaves into this “pond” in their back yard. By pond I mean this thing is a foot-deep mosquito breeding ground surrounded by mud. Win-win.
Update on Dreadnought: You have to read this book. I’m halfway thru. I wish this guy wrote ten more books about WWI. (this one is about the buildup to war, focusing on the naval arms race and explaining how in 15 years or less the Germans went from being so close to allies with Britain to, well, I won’t post any spoilers here.
Most people know a lot less about WWI than WWII and not just because it took place longer ago. I think the reason for this is that the ten second stereotypes for WWII tend to be more correct: “Hitler was a bad person who hated Jews and wanted to take over the world.” Okay, a first grader could tell you that – but it’s right. WWI is misunderstood: “It was all just trench warfare; neither side could make any gains.” Not true. A lot of people also think WWI was the Western Front. Which was the most important front, true, but…
I have a video of this and will cut it, set it to rap music, and post it tomorrow.
Also for newcomers or the easily confused I train about six days a week.
wt: ? yesterday i was fat 170.4 tho
BTN Press: 148.5×2
BP Bench #21 (the lowest): 310
Sumo DL: 280×3,3 in :13
time: 55 minutes or so