• Old Age

    I’m taking an independent workout class for PE this quarter. I’ve tried walking by myself and doing free weights, and various and sundry things, but nothing was quite getting my heart rate to where it’s supposed to be for the workouts to be effective. The last time I did anything...

  • There’s something wrong with this…

    The Seattle Times: Nation & World: Saved from the pounds: first diet drug for dogs When people are too stupid to read the directions on a bag of dog food and avoid feeding their dogs more than the prescribed amount on the back of the bag, we’ve got a problem,...

  • First Day of class…

    …. and man I wish I’d studied over the break. She gave us a quiz in Japanese today. It took me a while to get back into the groove. Man it’s amazing how much you lose if you don’t practice. We’re learning katakana this quarter and in her words, “lots...

  • Microsoft Giving Away *nice* laptops.

    Free Vista laptops backfire on bloggers News – PC Advisor I wish they’d sent one to me! I could use a new laptop. Of course, I would have promptly formatted the hard drive and installed SuSE on it… but hey, who’s really going to buy Vista anyway? With the built...

  • Spike.

    Spike has gone to his new home with a very nice man who loved him from the outset, and whom Spike loved in return. I spent most of yesterday just… missing the little guy. I was pretty torn up, but today things are better and I know that Spike is...