Monthly Archive: September 2006


1% gratuity

When is it ok not to tip at all? How poor must the service be? I love having brunch down the road at Tonic on Saturday or Sunday mornings, but it seems that lately the service has been declining steadily...



If there isn’t already a record for most cosmopolitans consumed within a single week, someone call Guinness… I might be a contender for the title… Still tipsy now, more later.


i’m gonna burst!

I’m just back from Rosa Mexicano, the office took me there for my birthday lunch. It was fantastic! Their guacamole should really be marked as an illegally addictive substance. I had wild mushroom quesadillas for my entree and I was...


it’s not a bug, it’s a feature!

I just noticed this on my groggy morning walk to the metro. I haven’t had any issues with the new iTunes aside from the icon not copying to the desktop properly upon install, but the new update for my iPod...


Thank you!

Thanks to everyone for the birthday wishes, e-mails, calls, cards and gifts. I had a great time out tonight with Jhim, Everett, Michael, Mike, Mikey, Richard and Fredo. I’m totally exhausted, but it’s all good. I should have taken *tomorrow*...


not how I’d like to start my morning

I’m hoping this isn’t some kind of omen for the day. While I was still dealing with my carefully crafted system of alarms and snoozes, I heard a lot of sirens going off outside — though I thought they were...


not too shabby!

First night of bowling on a new league: 175, 140, 140. Not bad, we’ll see if I can maintain that for the season. Now to bed… I’d rather turn older in my sleep.


trust no one

I’ve been following the news about the Seattle craigslist sex scandal for a few days now and I’m starting to think this is one of the most telling reasons why I can’t stand some people on the internet. If you...