updated 2023-03-01

odd picture of me

Howdy. My name is Ken Hinds.

This is one of my college yearbook pictures. I went to Rice University, and they let us submit whatever picture we wanted for the yearbook. There were always lots of interesting shots.

Here is a later picture of me, attempting Ghanaian tribal dances at the demonstration during Diversity Day at work.

I live in beautiful San Diego, California, USA.
I'm a retired computer programmer. Now I do volunteer work tutoring math at Teddy Roosevelt Middle School and READ San Diego. Here is a picture of me at school.


I have been working on my genealogy for a while now, and have found a bunch of my ancestors and distant cousins.


I'm inordinately fond of a little puzzle called pentominoes. pentomino solution


Doesn't everybody have a page full of links?


Check out my page with what I consider the 10 Best Albums of Various Years.


I drive a Mini Cooper S convertible, and I also still have a 1979 MG Midget that I bought brand new. I've driven it for more than a light-second now, and had it restored several years ago. I really like to take it when I go camping in the National Parks. There's nothing like having the top down while going through Yosemite or Arches or

my car at Yellowstone
(OK, it was raining that day.)


Quote of the month:

One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say.
-- Will Durant

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