Monthly Archives: December 2005

Merry illness

Grrr!  On about Christmas eve my chest started to feel really tight and I thought I just might have a bad cold but before the weekend was over I was totally weak in my whole body, all I wanted to … Continue reading

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Two more cents for stamps starting soon

I rarely go into a post office because I can pay most of my bills on line and the only time I seem to mail letters is to mail postcards when I am on a trip or something.  Yesterday however … Continue reading

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Why is the US Treasury Department trying to ruin the World Baseball Classic?

On Thursday the AP had a story on how the US Treasury Department’s Office of Foreign Assets had denied a request by Major League Baseball so that Cuba could take part in the World Baseball Classic that will be played in … Continue reading

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Happy blog day to me

Today 12/12 is actually my friend Adam’s birthday (Happy Birthday Adam) but it reminded me that I needed to blog about the fact that a couple of days ago started my second year of blogging here on MSN spaces.  While … Continue reading

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Wine tasting at E.B. Foote

Every big charity auction I seem to see a wine tasting at E.B. Foote on at least the silent auction list of things to bid on.  I actually bid on such a tasting a couple of years ago and with the … Continue reading

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Sonics vs. Knicks

Well all I can say is that I am still pissed about this game.  Last Tuesday night I went to see the Sonics play the Knicks.  Nate Robinson who I had really enjoyed playing for the UW was in town and … Continue reading

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Huskies vs. Bulldogs

Since people have been talking about this all week I think it is OK that I have yet to write up my thoughts on the UW Huskies vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs basketball game from last Sunday.  Let me say first that … Continue reading

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Movie theatres come and go

The summer between high school and college I worked at the AMC theatre at SeaTac Mall in Federal Way, WA.  It was the SeaTac 6 South.  The theatre was six box sized theatres all about the same size with just … Continue reading

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I-901 in action at Deck the Hall Ball

Yesterday was the first day of Initiative 901 being in effect in Washington State.  This is the new clean air act that requires smoking only within 25 feet of a building.  It was so great to be at the KNDD … Continue reading

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12/7

Today for the life of me I could not figure out why the flags were at half mast.  It finally dawned on me that today was the day that will live in infamy; Pearl Harbor day.  I have not had … Continue reading

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