Yes, I am fully aware that "tribute" is a nice way of saying "ripoff". I'm cool with that. Anyway, he can't really copy write stick figures. I didn't feel like going to sleep so I made another one. This time I drew everything instead of ripping off the guy's actual drawings... I'm sure you can tell the difference. Oh and for those of you who don't read XKCD, if you hover the mouse over the image, a 'tooltip' with additional text and humor comes up.
To make up for all of the downer blogs lately, I've decided to mix things up a bit. I had a eureka moment a few hours back that, along with subsequent ingenuity, solved a serious problem I had. So, sit back and relax for about three minutes as I take you on a tour of my recent discovery: