Although there are a number of films we both want to see, times were off last night given when we got to dinner, Carrie and I decided we’d do a little quid-pro-quo on movie night and go see something she wanted to see (and then something I wanted to see another time). For some reason, […]
This one takes you back in time. All the way back to the 30th of December 2004, and yes it’s the story of how I lost my wedding ring. It gets a little gross so be forewarned. But first the story of how I got it. Carrie and I have been together for over 14 […]
I’m not a big fan of going to the doctor for reasons that I will narrate in another entry, probably when I finally visit a primary care physician. But I go when I must, and indeed an ear infection (“external otitis” as I would later learn) and an overdue flu shot were enough to motivate […]
As of this moment, there are ZERO, count ’em ZERO comments on my last post, which means that the spam bot has not visited sterneworks in the last day. I have only three thoughts: 1. It is a pleasure to finally be able to take the time to deal with things I’ve been wanting to […]
http://www.angryalien.com/0704/alienbunnies.html WARNING: graphic cartoon violence awaits you, but no more graphic than anything that happened in the movie Alien. Accomplishments of the weekend: –Two consecutive nights of socializing (note: social life less of an issue since end of semester, Thursday was deliberately taken off) –Discovery of Lombardi Italian Restaurant –Made Baby’s First Powerpoint Movie — […]
Brian Cowan at tonight’s (very nice) dean’s reception: “you realize that all the new faculty at McGill read your blog.” Highly doubtful. And if they do, I hope they don’t develop a gambling habit.
here is an absolute spectacle. One large plow and two small ones come to clear the road and sidewalk, and then this giant vaccuum thing comes and sucks up the snow. It’s wild. Before it all starts a siren sounds and people move their cars, or they get towed around the corner. . . .