June 2006


Photo Friday: Happiness Is…

Happiness is losing control.

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Trip Alert: Armenia

Anybody interested in going to Armenia with me in September?

If so, please let me know.

Who am I

American Cities That Best Fit You: 75% Boston 75% Washington, DC 70% New York City 65% Chicago 60% Philadelphia Which American Cities Best Fit You? Your Linguistic Profile: 55% General American English 10% Dixie 10% Midwestern 10% Upper Midwestern 10% Yankee What Kind of American English Do You Speak? You Are 27% American America: […]

GayAmerica: Alabama

Via Jesus’ General.

Memo to World

Thanks to the person who called me at 5:20 this morning.

More tomorrow.


I got to Bloomington Sunday evening at about 6:30—it was only a short time later that I crawled into bed and fell asleep.

Eventually I woke up: it was pitch black and I felt rested. I guessed it was 3 or 4am. In reality: 10:30. I surfed the web and did nothing until midnight when […]

NW 51, FRA-DTW, A330-300, 10J

Yeah, its another one of these boring “written in-flight” blog entries.


I slept like crap last night, although I really cannot blame my hotel — the noise from the private party didn’t bother me at all, nor did the occasional car passing by with celebratory horns honking keep me awake. If I have to […]

in bloomington

alive, will post more another day.

Personal Hell

If I were to write a script where I was putting myself through hell, it would look something like this:

I arrive somewhere not realizing that “somewhere” is on the verge of breaking out in celebration or protest. I check into my hotel and am warned that a private party might be disruptive. I stay […]


Yeah, you know how earlier today I admitted that I wasn’t as ignorant about the “fußball” thingy going on here in Deutschland?

Well, uh, I am ignorant.

I had no idea that Germany was playing today until I was on the train and they announced the score over the PA system and someone blew an […]