Category: general

"Consistency is the last refuge of the unimaginative."

my life is incredibly ironic at times

yesterday i went to traffic court in sterling heights … another 4 points tacked on to my record. thank you, state of michigan! from the magistrate: “If I see you in here again, you won’t have a driver’s license”. great. i let him know i had another ticket coming up in a month, and he …

another 12 hours to kill …

what i do with my days: Tetris @ eBaum’s World Ctrl+Alt+Delete Online Comic Calvin & Hobbes Google Video

since last we spoke: toys for tots, sushi, and mensa party

last week was pretty interesting. while at starbucks i noticed a flyer for a Toys for Tots event at the sushi bar / techno club Oslo in Detroit. i’ve always wanted to check the place out, and was pleasantly surprised at the prices and the quality of the food. it’s right up there with little …

stupid online tests …

So this explains why I’ve been so down lately … lol. Matthew, your subconscious mind is driven most by Love Your instinct to love and be loved is rooted very deeply in your subconscious and affects most of the decisions you make in life â€â€? whether you are aware of it or not. You inspire …

disappearing posts, and a large book order from amazon.com

Sometimes I post things on here that I realize later I don’t want everyone to read. I’ve begun marking those as private. I’m still sort of at odds as to exactly how “intimate” I’d like to make my entries here. Eventually I feel like I’m whining too much, and get disgusted with myself and either …

the burden in my hand, and … how to tie knots

http://www.iwillknot.com/ something i’ve always felt was ‘missing’ in my knowledge of random things … still haven’t learned any of them, cuz i don’t have a rope to use here at work, but i’ll come back to it. in other news, i’ve finally gotten a big burden off my shoulders and get an explanation out of …

sitting at work …

another 3.5 hours to go … and i’m bored out of my mind. poinsettas and wreaths are now being put up around the ops bridge … i guess i could find something negative about that, but i’ll be cheery about it instead. did my sincerity fool you? at least it adds some color to the …

reading god’s debris, by the author of Dilbert

Some interesting quotes from the book, available free online at http://images.ucomics.com/images/pdfs/sadams/godsdebris.pdf “There is more information in one thimble of reality than can be understood by a galaxy of human brains. It is beyond the human brain to understand the world and its environment, so the brain compensates by creating simplified illusions that act as a …