What is this mini-cricket/grasshopper thing?

I took this picture of a bug in my front yard. It seems very cricket-like, tiny and aqua-marine colored. I have never seen a cricket with this coloration or size. Maybe the nymph phase. It has more slender length to width ratio than a cricket. There are a few of them and it seems they only … Continue reading What is this mini-cricket/grasshopper thing?

The Err of Erred Error Windows

I have been collecting strange error message and dialog boxes for a while now. I used to work in software development and have collected quite a few while debugging unreleased programs but those aren’t the ones I’m listing in this blog post. As amusing as they are, those don’t count because they were apps still … Continue reading The Err of Erred Error Windows

The Perils of Hair Care Products

I was watching a movie in the living room a couple of nights ago and heard a loud bang in the other room… Some kind of explosion just occurred. It was quite loud but not so loud that I was thinking “bomb”. I had no clue what could make that kind of noise. It definitely didn’t … Continue reading The Perils of Hair Care Products