Flashback: Technology of 2003

As seems to be a tradition with just about every American, we took this day after Thanksgiving to drag all of our exterior Christmas decorations and put them up. It didn't take much for the lights except for finding their proprietary plug since I never took them down last year. I have, however, promised Ann … Continue reading Flashback: Technology of 2003

Not So Fast, Mister

My job as a proofreader is only so in the most academic sense in that I am paid to find and correct mistakes. But the difference between this and previous proofing jobs is that I don’t have the leeway to grab my red pen and start marking up clean copies like crazy. Rather, I have … Continue reading Not So Fast, Mister

The Last Hurrah

Whatever the circumstances may have been, it seems that I missed the last two TV shows I worked on. But hey, as long as there's Hulu or networks posting each episode online the day after each episode's premiere, I guess I'm in good shape. That's where I was able to see my brief appearances in … Continue reading The Last Hurrah

Kay Jewelers Can Suck It

I normally don't write blog posts in the middle of the day but since the fire inside of me is still burning bright, I need to let it all out. With the Christmas shopping season almost in full gear, retailers are doing just about anything to get you in their stores. You see that image … Continue reading Kay Jewelers Can Suck It

Argh…

There was an awards presentation at Anthony's school today which, unfortunately, I had to miss since I'm still working. Not unfortunate in that I'm still employed but that I couldn't be there like so many of his other events in the past. In fact I'm working an extra 5 hours tomorrow, all of which will be … Continue reading Argh…