From the monthly archives:

July 2010

A Pleasant Fiction

July 30, 2010

The old Jeep pulls to a stop at the end of our driveway, lets us out by our own faded Jeep and pulls a youie, Bill’s gnarled hand waving goodbye to us from where the window would be.  At the same time, Jen and I take a deep breath and smile broadly as we exhale.  […]

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Your Lack of Privacy on the Internet [Infographic]

July 28, 2010

Totally stolen because people on Digg like it.  No shame. Infographic byWordStream Internet Marketing

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The Story of My Life

July 27, 2010

As written by Hakuri Murakami in On Seeing the 100% Perfect Girl One Beautiful April Morning (and unabashedly scraped from that linq).  This short story appears in Murakami’s The Elephant Vanishes. Seriously:  this happens to me AT LEAST three times a week. Haruki Murakami: On Seeing the 100% Perfect Girl One Beautiful April Morning One beautiful […]

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General Update

July 26, 2010

I didn’t wake up until like 9AM today – didn’t get in to work until around 10:30 or so.  Today still being Monday for me, even though I’m technically 26 minutes into Tuesday.  The #2 guy in my department quit today.  Two weeks ago, the #1 guy from the other big department on the floor […]

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17 Things About DNA [Infographic]

July 22, 2010
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Being Present in the Moment

July 20, 2010

On the ride up to RI at the beginning of my MINIs on Top trip, I popped into my CD player a series of CDs my friend Jason loaned to me two or three years ago:  it was a talk by Eckhart Tolle called The Flowering of Human Consciousness.  It was pretty good – both […]

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Peaceful Weekend

July 18, 2010

The last five days passed like a dream.  I was really hoping for some kind of spiritual experience or battery recharge or something when I headed off to the woods last Wednesday.  And I got it.  Well, I got something.  Not entirely what I thought it would be, but something nonetheless. I’ve been looking forward […]

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Gone Hikin’

July 13, 2010

Ok, I’m gone until Sunday.  I’m headed up to the Adirondacks Wednesday morning; I should get there early afternoon.  The plan is to park at Upper Works (a smidge to the east of Henderson Lake) and hike the 5-ish miles in to a lean-to at Flowed Lands (between Lake Colden and Livingston Pond.  If I […]

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Star Wars Infographic

July 13, 2010

Here’s another one from the infographics people – I suppose I should have seen this coming: [Source: Online PhD]

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OOO 7/14 to 7/18 – Unreachable.

July 13, 2010

I’m taking a couple of vacation days – Wednesday to Friday.  I’ll be up in the Adirondacks, bagging peaks.  I leave Wednesday morning and will hopefully be able to climb a mountain that afternoon.  I’ll be staying at the lean-tos at Flowed Lands.  Feel free to send me a fax. Thursday and Friday will be […]

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