Bike odometer: 2510 Van odometer: 154057 Weight lost (in pounds): 4 Aches & pains: numbness in left leg at times, stye (left eye), sore throat and cough Current reading:My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk, Profiles in Courage by John F. Kennedy Recent listening:Down by the Old Mainstream by Golden Smog, Accelerate by R.E.M., Science Friday, Coverville, DrugMusic Recent viewing: The Daily Show, The Colbert Report, Numb3rs, Meet the Press, Patriots at Chargers, 60 Minutes, Nashville, Made, Dan in Real Life, Presidential Debate Recent playing: Chain Factor, GlueFO Recently accomplished: Cancelled gym membership, mowed lawn, paid bills, stored air conditioner for the winter, mailed packages Imperative To Do: Get rid of office junk, freecycle, activate new Tivo, oil change for van, clean garage, office organization, get rid of MacRenewal Macs, trim bushes, pull blackberries
Bike odometer: 2500 Van odometer: 154003 Weight lost (in pounds): 0 Aches & pains: left shin (scab gone), lower back, all my muscles Current reading:My Name Is Red by Orhan Pamuk, Profiles in Courage by John F. Kennedy Recent listening: The Jimi Hendrix Experience (Box), News from Lake Wobegon, Science Friday, Coverville, DrugMusic Recent viewing: Olympics, Democratic National Convention, Republican National Convention, The O’Reilly Factor Recent playing: Chain Factor, Spaceward Ho! Recently accomplished: Upgraded DSL, cleaned cat boxes, setup VPN access for work, office cleaning, office moving, office remodeling, cardboard recycling Imperative To Do: Craigslist items for Thomas/Graham, install Tina’s bike computer, get rid of office junk, freecycle, activate new Tivo, oil change for van, weeds, clean garage, moss
NameVoyager: Even if you (like me) don’t have a baby in your future, it’s fun to see naming trends over the last century. Note that the y-axis for the chart adjusts each time you change names.
Brand Tag Cloud Quiz: Identify the brand based on words/phrases other people have used to describe it. The larger the word, the more often it has been used to describe the brand. You can also feed the quiz.
Bike odometer: 2236 Weight lost (in pounds): 44 Hours of sleep last night: 10 Hours billed last week: 40 Aches & pains: sciatic Current reading:: The Book of Totally Useless Information by Don Voorhees, The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini Recent listening:NPR Story of the Day, Science Friday Recent viewing: Nature: The Cheetah Orphans, Nova: Intelligent Design on Trial, CSI: Crime Scene Investigation, Numb3rs, High Stakes Poker Recent playing: foosball, Guitar Hero III (Wii) Recently accomplished: cleaned and lubed bike, cardboard recycling, groceries, cat boxes, installed rear fender Imperative To Do: RMA old Tivo drive, sift through inbox, post office, freecycle gorilla shelf parts, sunglasses