Monthly Archives: April 2005

I want to thank the Academy

At work a few days ago my boss was talking about Tivo. He said his daughter doesn’t really know what it’s like to watch TV without Tivo. She’s pretty young, and they’ve apparently had it for a while. But they … Continue reading

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(I’d say there’s a 10% chance you’ll care about any of this.) I set up MythTV over the weekend (for real this time). I ended up installing KUbuntu instead of Fedora Core. The Myth RPMs I was using weren’t working … Continue reading

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Toady I got to the 35th panel at the traverse wall before falling. Then I made it to the end, falling a few times and only skipping about 3 panels. Then I rode around some. The new pedestrian bridge over … Continue reading

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Something about the way she moved

I’m buying this place. Fun! Oh, it’s a townhouse. Two stories, two bedrooms, two and a half bathrooms. Fireplace! Near a greenway.

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“Modesty is one of the traits that makes me so awesome.”

I climbed one red (5.11+?) and 11 of the 12 yellow (5.10?) climbs at Vertical Edge tonight. And I couldn’t get the last yellow because we were running out of time and I had just done 4 climbs in a … Continue reading

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The honey bee is the official insect of North Carolina

I got the front break pads replaced on my car today, and now it’s back to being a spry piece of tofu. Mad props to Arun for the hookupz.

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What if I were Fabio in black jeans?

“Everyone knows that Custer died at Little Big Horn. What this book presupposes is… maybe he didn’t?” That was one of the best weekends ever. Friday night, Emily (aka “Luscious”) and I ate dinner at El Rodeo. Then we came … Continue reading

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In high school my egg-drop project was a giant foam cube.

On climbing I climbed My Nemesis tonight. It’s rated 5.yellow, which I think is supposed to be 5.10. I rate it a 5.11c, but what the hell do I know? I also climbed two reds pretty well (5.11+) and two … Continue reading

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