Monthly Archives: April 2006


It always surprises me when one of my pens runs out of ink. Sounds a little wierd, doesn’t it? I think this is because I, and I’m assuming most other people, too, end up losing my pens or giving them … Continue reading

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Looks To Me Like the Groundhogs Win Every Time

The interstate on-ramp by my house is circular, with a nice, lush, green hill in the middle. In this hill live groundhogs. I see them every morning on my way to work, little brown creatures on the green grass foraging … Continue reading

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Temptation Knocks

Sometime late last week or earlier this week I was thinking about football. Probably because I’m reading a fantasy-football type book. Anyway, I tell people every once in a while that I still have 4 years of college eligibility left … Continue reading

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Interview for Manager Position

I just had it at 8:00 this morning. I think it went well. I was interviewed by my fellow supervisors. It was my second out of at least three. The third interview is with the other managers under the same … Continue reading

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Second Shift House Husband

My nights have become a blur of preparing supper, cleaning up the house, reading a bit, maybe scanning a blog or two, and helping my wife with her homework if she needs it. It is natural for me to be … Continue reading

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Muppet Personality Test

I’ve got to work on my act. You Are Fozzie Bear “Wocka! Wocka!” You’re the life of the party, and you love making people crack up. If only your routine didn’t always bomb! You may find more groans than laughs, … Continue reading

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Little Things

I spent some time last night at my computer desk, cleaning up. I had many receipts to enter into my Money program and my own personal money spreadsheet (which I just remembered that I didn’t do…and it will be very … Continue reading

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Where is My Week Going?

It is flying by mercilessly, I believe. I feel pretty bad this week. Sinus problems, lung problems, and lack of energy. This makes me just want to curl up in bed when I am home. It makes me want to … Continue reading

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Ex Tenebris

Out of the darkness He sprang into place Running from something Pained look on his face Out of the darkness He slipped into view How long had he been there? What did he do? Out of the gloom Out of … Continue reading

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We Return Victorious!

To wrap up, our foray into Canadian territory was a success.  I have observed these odd, peaceful people in their natural environment.  Their pasttime of “mudding” around the property, and their battlecry of “Git ‘r Done” are naught to be … Continue reading

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Hey, What Did We Learn Today?

Some interesting facts about Canadians are: A Canadian rolls some dung into a ball. Then it digs its front legs into the ground and uses its back legs to push the ball of dung. A land of vast distances and … Continue reading

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Five Days to Prepare

This coming Saturday I will be infiltrating…uh, visiting Canada.  I head across enemy lines, putting not only myself in danger but my lovely wife as well.  We are fully prepared to bluff our way past the palace guard…uh, border patrol…with … Continue reading

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