Archives for: "February 2005"

Scottsdale, AZ

February 28th, 2005
My trip last week to Scottsdale was an interesting one. There were a few new experiences as well as a few repeated ones. If I chose to move somewhere south, I would not choose Florida. I would not choose Texas. Those places do not interest me. For some… more »

The Liger

February 25th, 2005
Napoleon Dynamite told us it's pretty much his favorite animal. We laughed. We laughed at this ridiculous animal he made up. He did make it up, didn't he? Turns out the liger was not a figment of his movie imagination. The liger is a cross between a… more »

The Westin Kierland Resort & Spa - Scottsdale, AZ

February 24th, 2005
This was my first stay at a Westin of any kind. I've heard legend of their registered trademark Heavenly Beds, but had never experienced one before. Having now spent three nights in one, I can begin to understand how they have earned the reputation in… more »


February 24th, 2005
A guy I golfed with on Tuesday told me this one: How many Notre Dame students does it take to change a light bulb? 5. 1 to change the light bulb and 4 to talk about how great the experience was. Ok, so maybe I'm the only one who found that funny... more »


February 20th, 2005
** Rhetorical ** What is the point of turning up the volume on a movie you're watching that is in Japanese with English subtitles? more »

It's good to (almost) be back.

February 17th, 2005
To see me sitting at my computer at night with a book on my lap is not an uncommon scene. There did happen to be something different about it last night. It was not something that was different for the first time, just something that was different for… more »

Only in the movies? I think not.

February 13th, 2005
Yesterday (Saturday) morning I had somewhere I had to be at 8:30am. It was the type of engagement that had I missed it I would have needed to wait 4 months for another appointment. My appointment was to take my LSATs and once the testing has begun, if… more »

The Internet has reached a new low.

February 7th, 2005
Playing around on the internet as I, like many, often do, I happened upon a site this morning not unlike many others. It was a blog with a more preachy atmosphere (not my style) but one thing on the page really stuck out in my mind. It had nothing to do… more »

Terrell Owens Video.

February 4th, 2005
In honor of the Super Bowl this Sunday, I offer you a short clip from Click here to see T.O. doing the Ray Lewis Dance Oh, and GO BIRDS! more »

Never again.

February 3rd, 2005
So I am the type of person who does not venture out much in terms of menu variability. When I got to a restaurant, not for the first time, I almost always get the same thing. Most places I visit I have my "go to" order. I know what I am getting when I… more »