Tonight is Game Six of the NBA finals, and the San Antonio Spurs will look to close out the Miami Heat, and by extension, the 2012-2013 NBA season. If that happens, there will likely be a singular hope among ... more
- Many times on this blog I have mentioned that I am a huge Star Wars fan, and that I am also, and always have been, a little weird. Luckily for me I also have almost always been a writer... ... more
Hoosier Hills. 62 minutes. 9 miles.
Mild, sunny, and breezy. Felt tired at the start but eased into a decent pace by the second half of the run. Last 5 miles in 34 flat.
- The PRI seeks to expand its arena of electoral successes into PAN territory.
Mexico's ruling PRI fights for a comeback in Baja California
Striving to recapture Baja California, the national leadership of Mexico’s ruling Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) gathered in ... more
Carleton News: Carleton Remembers Professor Roy Grow, Frank B. Kellogg Professor of International Relations, EmeritusIt is with deep sorrow that Carleton College announces the passing of Professor Roy Grow on Sunday, June 16, surrounded by his family at home in Northfield. Roy began teaching at Carleton in 1979, and retired this spring as the ... more
The other week, SportsCenter aired a short clip from NBA Countdown. Some parts of the clip were edited, and Bill Simmons was particularly unhappy that a joke of his was edited out:
Wow, SportsCenter edited my joke out about ... more
- This weekend, my kids broke their pop-up hamper. How? Walking around with it on their heads. Why do children like to put hampers on their heads? In the words of the venerable Dr. Seuss, “I do not know, go ask ... more
Got to Vermont ok....I was worried because my visa was expired, but I got to the boarding place, and showed the attendant my visa, she said "You need to go to immigration...but there's not enough time...so, just get on ... more
- Don't live life
plod on through
like it's a tremendous burden....
Is that what you want?
Then, don't live life...
plow on through, cowboy.
- Hey blog readers! As you may know, a while back I auditioned for and got a spot in a TEDx conference this fall. My talk is on anxiety disorders and panic attacks. I'm working on my first draft, which ... more