Category Archives: General

Reindeer

Tonight at the VLDB conference banquet we were served something I’ve never eaten before: reindeer. To complement the entree was a starter of poached scallops with white wine, and a dessert of white chocolate and orange mousse. As for entertainment … Continue reading

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New Site Update

Hopefully the site update looks nice and keeps away the comment spamming robots from posting. We’ll see.

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Rollerskating

So at work all I’m hearing is 80s music and it is reminding me that I haven’t been rollerskating in more than ten years. Back in West Palm Beach there used to be a couple of really good places — … Continue reading

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Seven Fifty Four

Right now it’s just shy of 8am and this is the earliest I’ve woken up in months… Continue reading

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The $40 Grilled Cheese

… Obviously it’s my own fault and I guess it’s a little crazy that I’ve lived in Gainesville for five years and until last night haven’t had my car removed from anywhere… Continue reading

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The Radio Shack Guy

In an attempt to make a Smart House presentation a little bit more aesthetically pleasing I headed to Radio Shack to buy a case with a 4 AA battery holder. I walk into the store on my phone and immediately … Continue reading

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Missing ‘Made Simple’

My roommate Louie had told me about John Basedow from TV’s Fitness Made Simple series of advertisements is missing in Phuket, Thailand. I guess it didn’t matter how fit that guy was, the water was too much. Check here for … Continue reading

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New Site Update

After a long time of tweaking and fixing things, I’ve decided to go with this design for a little while. If you are inclined to do so, feel free to comment on this or any entry… you don’t need to … Continue reading

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Passport Woes

On March 27, 1997, at the age of sixteen and after fourteen years of residency I became a naturalized citizen of the United States. Continue reading

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I’m Drained

Even though I haven’t added anything at all in the past week, I have a few ideas swimming in my head. Continue reading

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