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R2K: A Quake 3 Blog
Saturday, January 29, 2011



Because my dream of becoming a pro quake 3 player has come true, and the wealth associated with that has left me unwilling to do anything that doesn't involve caviar and alabaster bathtubs of champagne, R2K a quake 3 blog will no longer update for a duration of not less than 1 year. And possibly as long as infinity. Now that we are in a new decade (thanks in large part to the stewardship provided by this web page during the worst of the Bush years), it is time to move on to new media such as apps, vlogs, podcasts, telegraphs, holograms, and the kind of brain porn they used in the film "Strange days."

To my loyal reader and a half, I am sorry to leave you short on the AZN images and videos of things blowing up. Posting will continue at High Power Rocketry. (Where things do blow up, from time to time.)

Here are some excellent web pages that offer comparable content, typically at a higher post rate and better quality:

Sundry items:
http://www.neatorama.com/
http://blog.makezine.com/
http://thechive.com/
http://presurfer.blogspot.com/
http://www.oddee.com/
http://www.darkroastedblend.com/

Videos:
http://www.liveleak.com/
http://www.ebaumsworld.com/

Friends of R2K:
http://deepakgopy.blogspot.com/
http://soundtracksofwhatever.blogspot.com/

Great cartoons:
http://www.smbc-comics.com/
http://xkcd.com/
http://hyperboleandahalf.blogspot.com/
http://theoatmeal.com/

Please visit the archives below if you are interested in previous R2K posts. There have been about 1380 posts since September 2004. Much has changed since then. For example, in post number one I began this blog with the following prescient statement:

"Whats really good? This is my page, something free to use or not, to fool around with or not...

I just have been looking into free things from Google.com (not worth 75 bucks a share, but still a pretty nice company)."

First of all, in 2004 it was considered polite and formally appropriate to greet people by saying "What's really good." This was before the "no homo" movement took over, and well before the "smell you later" trend of '07. Also note how valuable my investment advice has been as google is now trading for $600 a share.

So for all of us here at the R2K team, to all of you out there (mostly those showing up by accident while searching for azn prn), smell ya later.



Entire archives:

posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 29, 2011   0 comments
Quake 3 screens











posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 29, 2011   0 comments
What is the internet?


That video is no longer working, so here is an answer to the question: What is the Internet?

posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 29, 2011   0 comments
Impala burnout
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 29, 2011   0 comments
Awkward Family Photos





http://awkwardfamilyphotos.com/
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 29, 2011   0 comments
Azn Saturday
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 29, 2011   0 comments
Body paint
Friday, January 28, 2011


posted by High Power Rocketry @ Friday, January 28, 2011   0 comments
XX


"Happy Hour is the hour after everyone from Happy Hour has left."
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Friday, January 28, 2011   0 comments
A proud people
Wednesday, January 26, 2011
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Wednesday, January 26, 2011   0 comments
I like this cartoon, Alot


Hyperbole and a Half
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Wednesday, January 26, 2011   0 comments
Self-portrait rapping
Tuesday, January 25, 2011
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Tuesday, January 25, 2011   0 comments
PC vs MAQUE
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Tuesday, January 25, 2011   0 comments
****Pills server moving to new location****
Sunday, January 23, 2011


TOP SECRET
MESSAGE FOLLOWS
AS
WILDFIRE ALERT HAS BEEN CALLED
PRESS BLACKOUT
POTENTIAL DIRECTIVE 7-12
FURTHER NOTATIONS
AS
THE FOLLOWING AMERICAN
CITIZENS PLACED ON ZED
KAPPA STATUS. NAMES:
COBRA 81
F1RE 04
BAZ 51
CREEP 39
LINT 142
TOP SECRET CLEARANCE
RECONFIRMED FOR:
COBRA 81

END MESSAGE END MESSAGE
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DISENGAGE

"The new ip will be 208.100.0.130:27960 . This will happen in two days. I have already confirmed it with Maverick.

This should improve my ping as well as many others. Make sure you save the new IP"
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Sunday, January 23, 2011   0 comments
Early micrographs of snowflakes
Saturday, January 22, 2011


r2k.ly
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 22, 2011   0 comments
Mad mad soccer skills
Friday, January 21, 2011
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Friday, January 21, 2011   0 comments
Dedicated to the best president ever
Thursday, January 20, 2011


http://reaganboner.tumblr.com/
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Thursday, January 20, 2011   0 comments
http://www.maxmydream.com/
Wednesday, January 19, 2011
Bring your dreams to life in this simulator. It looks like nouns are good enough.

http://www.maxmydream.com/
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Wednesday, January 19, 2011   0 comments
Self portrait at wedding
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Wednesday, January 19, 2011   0 comments
Yang Yongliang: cigarette ash landscape
Tuesday, January 18, 2011


"The tip of a huge cigarette sculpture hung vertically in the installation space is revealed upon closer view to consist of cut and layered images of city skylines. below, a pile of ash, composed of small rectangular image cutouts, sits upon a length of fake grass scattered with artificial flowers."

http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/10/view/12845/yang-yongliang-cigarette-ash-landscape.html
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Tuesday, January 18, 2011   0 comments
Chet Haze - White and Purple (Northwestern Remix)
Monday, January 17, 2011
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Monday, January 17, 2011   0 comments
Avatar Bin Laden
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Monday, January 17, 2011   0 comments
"A Wrinkle in Time" in 90 sec.
Sunday, January 16, 2011
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Sunday, January 16, 2011   0 comments
What do you mean barqs has bite?


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Oh hey man.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Sunday, January 16, 2011   0 comments
Terrible stalker video for "kashi"
Saturday, January 15, 2011


Letter 1, who the buck is "kashi" and B this is creepy. Or Yuka? And the sugar glider mask is great.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 15, 2011   0 comments
Strange face in background



While looking at perfectly normal, healthy, mature images online last night, I came across what just may be a person about to time travel, shape shift, or beam up to Scotty.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 15, 2011   0 comments
Food by state
Thursday, January 13, 2011
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Thursday, January 13, 2011   0 comments
Back when women had real hair
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Thursday, January 13, 2011   0 comments
Pliofilm, now with 10% more cadmium!
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
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Cat prisoner
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Wednesday, January 12, 2011   0 comments
45 Voodoo priests hacked to death in Haiti
Tuesday, January 11, 2011
45 Voodoo priests hacked to death in Haiti

And this is exactly why this country will always be in horrible shape. Profound ignorance.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Tuesday, January 11, 2011   0 comments
Skynet becomes self-aware
Monday, January 10, 2011
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Monday, January 10, 2011   0 comments
Jesus wants everyone to have guns


This is 'merica and every merican should have the right to bear arms. Even people who look like this.

posted by High Power Rocketry @ Monday, January 10, 2011   0 comments
Lincoln riding a bear with a rifle
Sunday, January 09, 2011


History comes alive...

And shoots the shit out of confederates.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Sunday, January 09, 2011   0 comments
Not Dark Yet
Saturday, January 08, 2011


But it's getting there.

Bob Dylan.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 08, 2011   0 comments
Ted Williams aka the Golden Voice Mugshots


Seems like a nice guy.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 08, 2011   0 comments
Simon's Cat 'Cat Man Do'


"A hungry cat resorts to increasingly desperate measures to wake its sleeping owner."
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Saturday, January 08, 2011   0 comments
1 trick of a tiny belly...
Friday, January 07, 2011


... stop eating quarters and start eating dimes.

Who has a torso that looks like this? Are those little balls of poop?
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Friday, January 07, 2011   0 comments
Death: the final game

Austrain Times

Too bad he didn't die with a quake 3 symbol up there.
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Friday, January 07, 2011   0 comments
Russian special forces
Thursday, January 06, 2011


English Russia
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Thursday, January 06, 2011   0 comments
Metallic Azn
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Thursday, January 06, 2011   0 comments
Walking on an angry rock
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Thursday, January 06, 2011   0 comments
High fashion
Tuesday, January 04, 2011


"Do my lime green glasses, balloon muscles under translucent spandex, and topless sassy pose make me look good?"
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Tuesday, January 04, 2011   0 comments
Alcowebizer
Monday, January 03, 2011


This page takes any other page, and modifies it to a certain level of blood alcohol content. Above you see R2K at around 2.5.

http://www.alcowebizer.com/
posted by High Power Rocketry @ Monday, January 03, 2011   0 comments
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