Archives for: April 2009

And.......waiting.

April 30th, 2009
So I'm still waiting for news. Apparently, plans are being discussed, at higher levels than those to which I am privy. Oddly, I have little motivation to start any long-term projects (which, of course, is what I planned to work on for this sprint). Inst… more »

Reviews: Havana Nocturne, Water for Elephants, American Made, Polaris, Seeker, A Talent for War

April 28th, 2009
We flew to San Antonio for my cousin's wedding this month; airline travel always leads to more reading. Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba and then Lost It to the Revolution by T. J. English - 6.5/10 An interesting read, well articulated, and… more »

I guess I was asking for trouble

April 28th, 2009
A few weeks ago, I realized that I'm finally getting close to breaking my record for length of employment at a single company (3 years, 9 months). I'd match the record by July. Of course, it's not really fair to say that I was completely optimistic… more »

You should be watching...

April 23rd, 2009
I don't watch much TV. Not because of any moral standpoint, or anything that ridiculously silly. It really comes down to "can't be bothered." I tried watching a couple episodes of Battlestar Galactica, but the characters were just sitting around talk… more »

Tasteless yet Funny

April 21st, 2009
There are some things that are really funny, and yet the entire time you are giggling you feel a vague sense of bad taste. This is one of those things. more »