And just think: if I had called in to work on a snowy February morning, I probably would have called in the following morning, and would not be here to type a blog post on my Birthday Week! 😉 I signed up for a program called "Code Louisville". It is a free program where you … Continue reading Inside The Terrordome: “Trip Around The Sun #40”
These are some of my favorite moments from my Drum & Bugle Corps days. #21: MBI Membership Night 2013 For over 10 straight years, MBI (Minnesota Brass, Inc.) finished in the Top 3 in the world at the DCA World Championships. 2013 was in the middle of that streak, and the year I made a … Continue reading 40 ’til 40: #21 – #24: Drum Corps Associates
#18: "Noon" A silly little moment from Marching Band: During my days in UofL's band, our Game Day days would regularly exceed 7 hours. If a football game started at 7:30, for example, the band would report at 3:30 for warm-ups and practice; we'd then have "Card March", performances for tailgaters, and a performance, and … Continue reading 40 ’til 40: #18 – #20
Posting 40 memorable, funny, and good moments of my life -usually 2 a day, in no particular order - leading up to my 40th birthday. Today's post has 3 moments. #12: Obama Rally In 2008, then-Senator Barack Obama held a rally in Louisville, campaigning for the Presidency. I went with my sister; we both ran … Continue reading 40 ’til 40: #12 through #14
The writers for the website "Comicdom Wrecks", for the last few months, have picked an episode or 2 of a cartoon and written about it; this happens every Saturday morning. When there is a 5th Saturday in a month, we will get together, watch cartoons, and do a live commentary/review on them. Yesterday was the … Continue reading “Podicus Wrecks”: ‘Saturday Morning Cartoons #22’
Oh, Harry Dresden. I'm trying to stay in your corner but you are making it very hard to do so! Harry Blackstone Copperfield Dresden. Yes, his middle names were based on 2 "magicians". Speaking of magicians, Dresden is that: a magician, living in Chicagoland, working as a Private Investigator. He, like all magicians of Jim Butcher's Dresden … Continue reading (Almost) Rooting Against the Protagonist: Harry Dresden
"Enter The Cyborg" got a makeover! I felt like the blog had too many redundant categories, with posts that were tagged in way too many of those categories. So, I spent large chunks of the last 3 days redesigning the page - thank you, case of the Pink Eye. Some categories were merged, some were … Continue reading A New Look!