Category: personal

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It is dark…

While I don’t think that I was likely to be eaten by a grue this morning, it is still pretty dark out there. For some reason, I was up at around 4:15 this morning. I think the sound of the...

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B. Smith’s Sunday Brunch: I’m still stuffed!

The first time I ever walked into B. Smith’s DC restaurant, I was still working at US PIRG and living the life of a poor non-profit worker. I had heard of B. Smith, and only just learned she had a...

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I need more towels

I’m ready for the hot weather to turn around and give us a little Fall. It’s not that I don’t like the warm weather. If I could go to work in t-shirt and shorts each day, I’d be just fine....

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We are in a car.

Mickey Smith: Okay, no time to explain, we need to get inside the school. Do you have, like, I don’t know, a lock picking device? K9: We are in a car. Mickey: Maybe a drill attachment? K9: We are in...

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Prospective workplace pre-requisites?

urbanbohemian: Actually, it kinda hit me yesterday. I wanna work with “my people”. khowaga: You want to work with gay African-American web developer food snobs with a heavy caffeine addiction? That’s not exactly what I meant, thanks Chris. I think...

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Bloody noses all ’round!

I was in line in the Starbucks this morning and the guy behind me says to his friend, “Yeah, they moved me from a cube to an office so they can build our team more offices.” — and I wanted...

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These are saved!

Elaine: No, these are saved. Man: All of them? C’mon, you can’t take *four* seats. Elaine: What, is that a rule? Seinfeld, "The Movie" I know there is no hard and fast rule on saving seats. I hate doing it,...

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Füd, Glorious Füd!

I really should have picked up some red wine to go with this meal. I’m all for health, but water just was not cutting it. I picked up the cut of meat at Trader Joe’s when I was out near...

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Forget and forget

At what point do you stop letting people say they’ll do something whether for you or with you because they never follow through? Do you tell them the truth about it or do you just ignore them after a certain...