Daily Archives: December 13, 2012

R.I.P., Dave Brubeck

Dave Brubeck died last week.  He was one of America’s treasures. I do not believe that music is intrinsically better than sex*, but I have a list of musical pieces that, if I had to choose between them and physical … Continue reading

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Calling Indiana Jones…. We’ve got your mail. If this turns out to be from an applicant, I hope Chicago has the good sense to admit them. You don’t see awesomeness like this every day.

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Song for the day.

‘Tis the gift to be simple, ’tis the gift to be free ‘Tis the gift to come down where we ought to be, And when we find ourselves in the place just right, ‘Twill be in the valley of love and delight.When true … Continue reading

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Well so much for *that* job…

[I decided that, on the whole, this paragraph was unwise.] Rats.  And I really liked this job (at least according to its Craiglist description).

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