GaijinAgain Blog

About this Shite

Who knows what the hell this is all about anyway?  I’m trying to create a family web page and going about it in the most difficult way I can find – Setting up a...

Funny English

Funny JapEnglish

One of the things I like to do when traveling around Japan is look for funny English.  Well, this weekend I took the family up to Yamaguchi to check out the caves and the...

The Illegitimate Japanese Gov’t

So, lo-and-behold, the Japanese courts have finally come out from hiding and told the politicians to get their shit together.  It’s about damn time!!  For those of you not up on the politics: The...

Server Specs

Alrighty then, here are the specs for my server.  First off, it’s an NEC Express 5800/S70 (Model NP8100-9023PS03). Not top of the line by any means, but good enough to get the job done. ...

Turning into a computer

Man it’s been a long week of staring at computer screens. Working nights getting the Joomla site up and running, then the past 2 days of working on Moodle quizzes for my students. I...

Self Intro

So this is my site.  Yeah, okay, so what.  Well, since you’re here I might as well introduce myself.  I’m an American (and damn proud of it) but I have lived in Japan since...

Family

Allow me to introduce myself and my family.  I was born in the United States of America, in Michigan.  My father later became a biker and my mother a Hippie. (More on that later.) ...

Regrettable Regrets

I often times find myself regretting a lot of shit that I’ve done in my life because of the situations that I find myself in from day to day. You know, shit like –...

Yamaha_SRV250

Red – My Yamaha SRV250

So, I’d like to introduce you to Red, my Yamaha SRV250.  This old timer was my first bike and helped me fall in love with the wind in my face and the adrenaline in...

Installing Components in Joomla

Man, I always forget this!!  It drives me nuts cause I’ll spend 2 hours searching help forums just shitting myself that I can’t find an answer and nobody else is having the same problem....