Categories
Fun

Junk Food Bonds?

I was listening to Monday’s edition of Marketplace, and found one story so amusing that I couldn’t not write about it – “Cheeto Currency“. You can listen to it yourself if you have the free RealPlayer installed Anyway, they talk about how Frito-Lay’s new Flamin’ Hot Cheetos are apparently the new currency among elementary and […]

Categories
Fun

Relaxing

Casey and I are at home tonight, just relaxing. We’re watching the Fighting Sioux play the Gophers in the Frozen Four right now. So far, it’s been a great game. We have a small buffer built up on our Tivo, so we’re not quite watching live TV. A few minutes ago we heard a big […]

Categories
Fun

Arrived! Just in time for the electi…oh wait…

Just got these in the mail today. No, we’re not crazy – only one of them is ours. Our friends are the ones that are crazy.

Categories
Fun

Movies Remixed?

Well known in the music scene, DJ Spooky has recently moved beyond just remixing music. He recently released a remix of the supposed 1915 film masterpiece “Birth of a Nation“, which depicts the confederates as heros and is apparently one of the most racist movies of all time. I’ve never seen the movie myself (and […]

Categories
Fun

Weekend Trip

Casey and I will be leaving for a short weekend trip less than two hours from now. We will be driving to Washburn tonight and will then drive to Medora North Dakota tomorrow morning. My father-in-law, brother-in-law, and I will spend most of tomorrow golfing at the Bully Pulpit Golf Course, which just opened earlier […]

Categories
Fun

Zoom Zoom!

Two weeks ago today, Casey and I made our covert trek down to Burnsville Minnesota. The mission: to pick up our new 2004 Mazda3. We kept the purpose of our trip a closely guarded secret – I can count on one hand the number of people we told. This is a surprising feat, considering both […]

Categories
Fun

NASA Photos

I was in the process of putting up these photos along with some extra descriptions/commentary, but I managed to hit the browser refresh keyboard combination in Safari (command-R) as I was nearing the end of the post. I just don’t have the energy to rewrite everything I had previously, so I’ll just put the photos […]

Categories
Fun

More Cruise Photos

Here are some more pictures from the trip: The swimming pool and waterfall at our Cape Canaveral hotel: Here is a view of the pool area from the other side of the waterfall: This is the pool deck on the top of our ship. The large round structure towards the back is the Viking Lounge, […]

Categories
Fun

Cruise Pictures – FINALLY!

I’ve finally had a chance to export some photos from iPhoto and upload them to this site. Here is what I have so far: The front of our hotel in Cape Canaveral: Approaching Coco Cay just after sunrise: A small market on Coco Cay: A street in Nassau’s downtown shopping district: An old school building […]