Archives for: "January 2006"

Eighty One

January 26th, 2006
So Wil calls me Monday morning to ask if I wanted to meet up for lunch. But he is not capable of just asking outright, so we make idle chitchat at first. That would be fine in most cases, but I have interesting friends. (That and my disclaimer is that I… more »

My brief suit story.

January 25th, 2006
Discussion about groomsmen attire for my brother's wedding began to involve me about two weeks ago. At lunch with my mom I was told that the plan was black suits. Our ties would match us to the bridesmaids. The idea of tuxedos was thrown out early by… more »

I have reconsidered.

January 18th, 2006
I love to travel. I love everything about it: seeing new places, getting away, meeting new people, eating at new restaurants, taking pictures to remember the places I have been. All of it. A few weeks ago I made the declaration that I would like to… more »

Disposable Digital Side Note

January 18th, 2006
I did not want to detract from the monologue about the disposable digital camera that I bought on my last trip, so I moved this portion of the story out to be told separately. ___ Am I the only one that has these conversations with people? Was it… more »

Dear sir,

January 16th, 2006
I stood in front of you in line this afternoon at Burger King. I placed my order and rested against the railing while I waited patiently for my order. Typically, when I find myself in this situation I will pull the book I am currently free-reading from… more »

Auto Show '06

January 16th, 2006
One of my favorite nights of the year for the past three years has been going to the Charity Preview of the North American International Auto Show. Nick's parents get him two tickets in hopes that he will take a date. Rather than doing that...he takes… more »

Disposable Digital Camera

January 9th, 2006
I headed off to Washington, D.C. to ring in the New Year with friends. It should not be too surprising that I wanted pictures to commemorate the holiday night out, but for me it is not as easy as just taking my camera with me. I have a Canon Digital… more »

January 4th, 2006
Health nuts are going to feel stupid someday, lying in hospitals dying of nothing.- Redd Foxx more »

Washington, D.C.

January 3rd, 2006
I am not sure I would ever care to live there, due to real estate prices and heavy traffic, but Washington, D.C. is a great place to visit. I have a close friend who lives just outside the Capitol in Bethesda, Maryland. I make the trip out to see him… more »