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Nine? Nein! Doch!

September 14th, 2011 · 1 Comment · Personal

Nine years ago today, I was doing this: Today I’m doing more or less the same thing, with a lot more experience, but a less elaborate outfit and with few people watching. Usually. I’m grateful for nine years of marriage with Conny View definition in a new window , who is my best pal, my fabulous playmate, and one hell of […]

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Ready to die

May 20th, 2007 · Comments Off on Ready to die · Law, Personal

It’s official. I’m a grown up. I have a will. It’s notarized and official. I even did a living will in case I get turned into a turnip by the M42 while I cross the street. The folks at Legal Zoom made it pretty painless and cheap, and they provide the will in Microsoft Word […]

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Up to my eyeballs

March 29th, 2007 · Comments Off on Up to my eyeballs · Personal

Sorry for the quiet, but where I work closes the fiscal year at the end of this month, which means I’m as busy as a one-armed paper hanger. I don’t generally talk about work here, because I need my job, but I will say this much: SOX sucks.

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Oh Four No More

December 31st, 2004 · Comments Off on Oh Four No More · Personal

My New Year’s resolution for 2005 is to commit no New Year’s resolutions to this blog. Ooops. Oh well, I’m not doing much worse than last year. All I really want to know is why I’m not getting a “New Year’s Day (observed)” holiday from work. I don’t get today or Monday off, but from […]

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Ho ho ho boy.

December 27th, 2004 · Comments Off on Ho ho ho boy. · Gaming, Personal

I turned the Christmas holiday into a five day weekend. That’s what happens when you are only allowed to carry over a fixed number of vacation days a year. Makes for a quiet office in December, that’s for sure. But I should stop kidding myself. When I’ve got time off, I never get around to […]

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