My then-girlfriend-and-now-justfriend Melody made this little diorama for her study partner when she was getting her undergraduate EE degree at UT-Austin back in 2003. There’s one more pic on my old personal webpage. It was I who advised her on the spelling; in retrospect, I’m pretty sure it should be “le” instead of “la.”

Sean Michael Ragan

Sean Michael Ragan

I am descended from 5,000 generations of tool-using primates. Also, I went to college and stuff. I am a long-time contributor to MAKE magazine and My work has also appeared in ReadyMade, c’t – Magazin für Computertechnik, and The Wall Street Journal.

  • ephelba

    Didn’t they pin resistors to their lapels in Turkey to signal they were opposed to the government? Or was it Czechoslovakia? Anybody know?

  • mpark

    “La” is correct, “viva” is wrong. An acute accent (and a bang) would get you all the way there.

    “Vive la Résistance!”

    • Sean Michael Ragan

      Outstanding. Thank you!