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The Many Things You Can’t Do Without Hot Water

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September 27th, 2012

As a homeowner, one of the many joys you’ll probably have to deal with unexpectedly is your hot water tank dying. Such is what happened to me yesterday while I was at school, but luckily it didn’t flood the basement. I mean, we had a good sized puddle but it could’ve been worse, so I’ll […]

Basic Programming Concepts You Can Probably Understand: Variables

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September 21st, 2012

I have been building websites for 17 years but I’ve only been programming for about 5 years now. I’ve often had people ask me about how programming works but it usually results in blank, confused stares. Now, I consider myself to be pretty good at communicating through written word, so I thought it would be […]

Cue the dancing hot dog

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September 16th, 2012

Probably one of my favourite hobbies is running my drive-in movie theatre. The Dacotah Drive-In, located in Dacotah, Manitoba, 15 minutes past the shuttered Odeon Drive-In, runs classic films with Dolby Digital surround sound broadcasted to your car’s FM stereo. We also have a full concession stand with onion rings, curly fires, and hot buttered […]

Without a paddle (or flashlight and sweater)

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September 10th, 2012

This past weekend I headed up to Silver Harbour in Arnes to help my dad winterize his boat, which basically just included driving the boat to Gimli to fill one tank and empty the other. I’m not licensed to operate a watercraft, but I don’t know how appealing it is to me anyways. I mean, […]

Hello world!

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September 6th, 2012

Hello world, I’m Andrew McCrea, but you can call me Andy Mac if you wish. I just started the Creative Communications program at the Red River College Princess Street campus. Before I began my stint in CreComm, I was working at Honest Agency for 2 years as their web developer, and before that I was […]