Day 57: How to Impress a Tech Girl

To understand what happened today, you need to know this: My muse has a mechanical engineering degree. She loves machines. Big ones. She actually worked for a while in a truck engine factory, and can usually tell you an engine’s manufacturer by listening to it run. Here she is flirting with a combine the size of a house. So today I’ve got a surprise for her. The Long Now Foundation has invited us to an event called MechaniCrawl. It’s a tour along the North shore of San Francisco of, well, machines. First stop is the Long Now office. If you think … Continue reading Day 57: How to Impress a Tech Girl