Michael Andrew Ellis

Writings, Homilies, and Parthian Shots

18 Aug 2022

Funniest Video about Linux

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This is literally the funniest video about how an experienced Linux user plays a prank on his co-worker. {{< youtube A...
11 Aug 2022

Replacing Fan in ThinkPad x220

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## The Problem In June 2020, I bought a used Lenovo ThinkPad x220 off eBay. I upgraded the BIOS to the latest version,...
04 Aug 2022

Under the Cottonwoods

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## Intro The Association for Mormon Letters asked me to write a blurb about *Under the Cottonwoods* by Douglas H. Thay...
02 Aug 2022

The Accursed Thing

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## The Transgression of Achan In the [seventh chapter of Joshua](https://www.churchofjesuschrist.org/study/scriptures/...
24 Jul 2022

Pioneer Day 2022

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## Mormon Pioneers As I write this the night before Pioneer Day, my neighbors are setting off fireworks to commemorate...