Monthly Archive: October 2007

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I broke the chain!

À la Jerry Seinfeld, I had a good little daily writing streak going there for a while, but it got interrupted. No worries, I’m back and hopefully back in the swing of things. I spent the weekend ferrying “the invalid”...

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Thursdays are Funny, aren’t they?

I’ve been enjoying some recent exports from across the pond, The Life and Times of Vivienne Vyle and The Peter Serafinowicz Show, both part of BBC’s Thursdays are Funny line-up — taking a page from NBC’s Must-See, perhaps? The former...

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When Kitties Attack!

So today wasn’t all that bad of a day. Work was… work. I left after a half-day to visit with Justin at the hospital and get directions on tending to the boys. The plan was to visit, get keys and...

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Last one, I promise!

So… AIDS Walk Washington! I know I said I wouldn’t make any more specific entries about it, but well, I lied. As it turns out, I did exceed my initial $500 goal, and I raised my new goal to $750....

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Ewww, gross!

I’m just now realizing how important and simultaneously gross it is to be interested and cheerful in my brother and Justin’s abilities to belch and fart. — me, in an IM to Michael a few seconds ago Otherwise, why did...

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Helpless

I suppose one feels most helpless when they themselves are sick, but maybe not because at least you have some direction over how things will go, whether you’ll help in your own recovery or just lie there. When I was...

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The new (i)Pod People

It’s like seeing the white earbuds all over again. Now I see other iPhone headphones wearers, identifiable by the mic capsule on the wire. Often there’s a little nod and a smile, but other times there’s no real recognition. It’s...

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Woo-hoo!

The goal has been reached and exceeded thanks to a rather cheeky recent donation of $69… So I’ve raised my goal to $750. It looks as though I may just be walking on my own with the WWC Team or...

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It’s the smell!

Please friends, could no one else get sick or hurt? Pedestrians watch your step and drivers your blind spots for a while? I really don’t care for hospitals, and I don’t want to visit any more anytime soon. It’s not...