January 30th, 2007

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Pretty slow going today - applied for work at a few places. The biggest excitement was loss of electrical power from 6:30ish to about 7am. Got a lot accomplished, and BHK had some solid work at the local law office today. I spent most of my time at home taking care of the usual tech / job app issues... and playing with the kitties.

Tina came over to have dinner and watch American idol with us - not a bad show, but it's more of a social event than actually getting into the TV. I have now seen three episodes of a non-COPS reality show.



via greatpoets

In Boot Hill there are over 400 graves. It takes
the space of 7 acres. There is an elaborate gate
but the path keeps to no main route for it tangles
like branches of a tree among the gravestones.

300 of the dead in Boot Hill died violently
200 by guns, over 50 by knives
some were pushed under trains - a popular
and overlooked form of murder in the west.
Some from brain hemorrhages resulting from bar fights
at least 10 killed in barbed wire.

In Boot Hill there are only two graves that belong to women
and they are the only known suicides in that graveyard

--Michael Ondaatje
from The Collected Works of Billy the Kid



What about the munchies?

LONDON (Reuters) -- Britain's GW Pharmaceuticals Plc said Tuesday it plans to start human trials of an experimental treatment for obesity derived from cannabis.

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1 year ago - giant snail, indigo children (i get a bit snarky), newt chilling out pic, "Don't think of yourself as an ugly person, just a beautiful monkey.", death cult of the female wrestler,

2 years ago - Mel out of hospital, AVG good, Mona booboo, gene kelly vw ad, oddball personal names list, beach place cam

3 years ago - Key west, Antarctica dollars, new matter, noting some filter styles for the heck of it.

4 years ago - cool dream, birthday poll, Phrases I use/have passed on, got a jornada (it retired early)

5 years ago - gold star, lego horror, haiku, tattoo poll, Random phone message memory, happy things

6 years ago - fat albert, SOP, Friends list fluke, mocha, QotDGeotarget

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