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[20 Nov 2007|01:54pm]
So we finally bit the bullet recently and jumped headlong into the brave new world of high definition big screen television.

I never thought I'd be watching some BFE Tech vs Wazoo State tuesday night college football game just because it was /pretty/. OMG 1080P ETC ETC ETC

Oh, and Halo 3 is pretty sweet too. I look /damn/ good getting pwned by oversugared preteens.
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Brush with destiny! [07 Mar 2007|12:55pm]


To be completely technical, given the layout of the ticket and properties of order statistics, any sort of random fill-ins around the center has a greater chance of being next to the 'right' numbers without any greater chance of being the 'right' numbers. But I think the way it looks is still funny. :>

I daresay I could have found a use for 1/3rd share of $380-odd million after taxes, though. Hee!
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[05 Mar 2007|12:10pm]
The LaRouchies were deployed on campus today.

I remain convinced they're all performance artists, even if they don't actually realize it.
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[06 Oct 2006|12:15am]
I should watch The Big Lebowski again this weekend.
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Shaun White 1978-2006 [14 Sep 2006|10:42am]


Vaya con dios, amigo.
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Teef [15 Jul 2006|11:50pm]
Alas, my dental vacation ends tomorrow. It has been three fulfilling days of not shaving, not dressing in more than a jersey top and sweat pants, not doing anything more physically exerting than MUSHing all day, subsisting on pudding, KFC mashed potatoes and gravy, and fat-free mango sorbet, and of course popping generic percosets at regular intervals.

But having divested myself of all the wisdom lurking in my mouth and spent an appropriate of time slacking/recovering, on the morrow I clean up and go back to earning a living wage. So we'll just commemorate my whole adventure with one of my completely infrequent LJ posts and my trophies:



I believe those are 1, 16, and the bits of 31 that survived the crack-up. Raar.

Also, apologies to those of you were are all like BLAAAGH WHERE'S TEH CUT TAG DAMMIT right now. ;>
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[18 Jun 2006|12:27am]
Went back to this little gathering in Baltimore again after taking a few years off. Good times were had. Still working on matching people to LJ names, so if you're off honk at me and I'll add you to the appropriate lists.

In other events, zomg naked hippie liberals (not-safe-for-work link helpfully labeled nsfw)!



aka the Fremont Solstice Parade. You know, the usual sort of bodypainted bikeriders and pro-marijuana parade floats that one expects out of my little neighborhood.
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Travelogue live [13 Apr 2006|12:04am]


Chills! Thrills! Rush shock!

Asian Invasion II -- now playing at http://bristol.riverdark.net/japan2/
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Update from Japan [05 Apr 2006|09:22am]
Just documenting my status as the best boyfriend evar.




Yep, bought her the FFXII edition PS2 in Hiroshima. The results have been tremendous: she can already read "potion" in katakana.
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Work-related thought of the year [16 Nov 2005|10:35pm]
Goddamn Rolos.
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Just for the hell of it [13 Nov 2005|11:02pm]
Advanced Global Personality Test Results
Extraversion |||||||||||| 46%
Stability |||||||||||||||||||| 83%
Orderliness |||||||||| 40%
Accommodation |||||| 30%
Interdependence |||||||||||||| 56%
Intellectual |||||||||||||||||||| 83%
Mystical |||||| 30%
Artistic |||||||||||||||||||| 83%
Religious |||||| 23%
Hedonism |||| 16%
Materialism |||||||||||||||||| 76%
Narcissism |||||||||||| 50%
Adventurousness |||||||||||||| 56%
Work ethic |||||||||| 36%
Self absorbed |||||||||||||||| 70%
Conflict seeking |||||||||||||||| 63%
Need to dominate |||||||||| 36%
Romantic |||||||||||||||| 63%
Avoidant |||||||||||||| 56%
Anti-authority |||||||||||| 50%
Wealth |||||||||| 36%
Dependency |||||| 23%
Change averse |||||||||||| 43%
Cautiousness |||||||||||| 50%
Individuality |||||| 30%
Sexuality |||||||||||||||||||| 83%
Peter pan complex |||||||||||||| 56%
Physical security |||||||||||||||||| 76%
Physical Fitness |||||||||||| 50%
Histrionic |||||||||||| 50%
Paranoia |||||||||| 36%
Vanity |||||||||||||||| 70%
Hypersensitivity || 10%
Female cliche |||||| 30%
Take Free Advanced Global Personality Test
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Stability results were high which suggests you are very relaxed, calm, secure, and optimistic.

Orderliness results were moderately low which suggests you are, at times, overly flexible, improvised, and fun seeking at the expense of reliability, work ethic, and long term accomplishment.

Extraversion results were medium which suggests you are moderately talkative, outgoing, sociable and interacting.

trait snapshot:
messy, tough, disorganized, fearless, not rule conscious, likes the unknown, rarely worries, rash, attracted to the counter culture, rarely irritated, positive, resilient, abstract, not a perfectionist, risk taker, strange, weird, self reliant, leisurely, dangerous, anti-authority, trusting, optimistic, positive, thrill seeker, likes bizarre things, sarcastic
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David Bowie's Pants World Tour 2006 [07 Nov 2005|11:20pm]
I have a band.



Don't have any musicians or songs or tour stops or show dates, but I do have a band name and a logo. And really, that's all you need to start cranking out some T-shirts.
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[30 Aug 2005|01:11pm]
Or the levee might suffer a delayed collapse and flood the joint anyway.

Well, fuck.
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WIDE RIGHT! [29 Aug 2005|02:16pm]
Katrina pulls last-minute swerve, prevents apocalyptic storm surge, chances I visit the French Quarter rise again back to 1% from 0%.
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[29 Aug 2005|12:47am]
Never did get a Mardi Gras in.

Tomorrow is not going to be a good day.
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Postmortem [04 Apr 2005|11:01pm]
Back from Japan. Neat little place.

My brain is crazy jetlagged and refuses to compose anymor
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Imminence [16 Mar 2005|08:33pm]
I think I've been doing a pretty good job of keeping pretty calm about the trip for the last two months.

That said.

GOING TO JAPAN TOMORROW MORNING! AM I FORGETTING ANYTHING? AAAAA!
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Best girlfriend evar [08 Feb 2005|10:09pm]


Happy birthday to me o/`
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[19 Nov 2004|08:07am]
Not to imply that I've been getting up at the ass crack of dawn for the last two weeks, but I slept in today. Until 7:45 am.

It doesn't look right even in writing.
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Da vote [03 Nov 2004|07:47pm]

"Boy, that 'electability' thing really worked out well, didn't it?"


On a more personal note, I would like to extend to all sitting Supreme Court justices a very polite invitation to remain in excellent health for the next four years.
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