Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving was pretty uneventful.  Tim’s Dad, brother, sister-in-law, and their two little kids came to stay with us.  With all the people around, naturally I spent a great deal of time hiding in my room, reading and playing WoW.  Ashland, who is as afraid of children as I am, hid in my room with me.  […]

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Crush?

So a guy who works in my building likes me.  I’ve only ever said the occasional “hello” or “thank you” to him, so his interest must stem from a physical attraction.  Something that is pretty unbelievable to me.  Of course, this is all through a 3rd party, and therefore might not be the most reliable […]

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Bailout

President George W. Bush, Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and Paulson initially told lawmakers the $700 billion was needed to buy troubled assets that banks were carrying on their books.  But last week, Paulson made it official: the government wouldn’t use any of the $700 billion to buy the toxic assets.  So far, the Treasury […]

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A Letter and Some Conversation

Dear Hopefully-Benevolent-Cosmic-Powers-that-Be; Up until now it would appear that my life has been entrenched in the tragic-comedy genre.  I am sure that this is merely a series of oversights, and not conscious maliciousness on your part.  Regardless, I have decided that this is not cool.  So stop that, please. Of course, maybe you are aware of the situation […]

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