Monthly Archive: July 2008

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Vibrance, Vitality, Verve… Vivanno™!

Kris said that they were good and he was not wrong! It tastes a bit like the old Carnation Instant Breakfasts, but a little richer. And I did observe the barista putting in a whole banana and whey powder, so...

2

recently overheard

Two recent gems: Last night outside Merkado as two female servers were setting tables for dinner, “… yeah lots of great looking guys around here. None of them straight though.” Ladies, you’re in Logan Circle. You already forced the queers...

4

gadgets: gotta go, gotta go, gotta go right now…

I really thought I had heard it all when I first heard David Sedaris read about his experience with the Stadium Pal (skip down to Lesson Four), also here’s a video of him on Letterman reading the account but the...

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dvr: live together in perfect harmony

Dave Zatz reports on the addition of YouTube to TiVo (Series 3 and TiVo HD units only). Apparently it’s out with the newest software update version 9.4 which should be completely rolled out by the end of the month. TiVo’s...

2

one of the gayest things ever…

Gregory and I met for drinks tonight, starting off at Merkado (which will be closing soon and coming back as Commissary) and then heading over to Halo. Paul Wharton as seen on commercials for The CW was there, likely for...

5

Drink the twitter Kool-Aid already!

From Dumb Little Man comes a list of 10 tools to improve your use of twitter. My favorite? TwitterSnooze: If you are getting a blast of tweets from a particular follower then you may want to snooze him/her using TwitterSnooze....

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the REAL show about nothing

Sunrise Earth should be made a controlled substance. Watching it creates a sort of mellowed-out state that I used to only experience while watching Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood as a child. It’s both a nature show and in HD, so that’s...

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The District is Just Awesome

Some recent posts from local bloggers give even more reasons why life in D.C. is a constant source of amusement, surrealism, insanity and the occasional frustration. 14th & You asks if anyone happened to lose something of a rather intimate...

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I shall blog with thee anon…

One thing I do like about Dreamhost is their one-click installs and upgrades. They sent me an e-mail to let me know that WordPress 2.6 was available, I click a button to upgrade and they send another e-mail about 15...