Feast or Famine

As always in Austin, the rain is either a feast or a famine…. It seems the famine is over and now we’re gonna get waterlogged for a while. This is altogether pretty much a good thing, so I’m not complaining. Just commenting on it…. However it’s a right pain in the ass getting around by […]

Happy Pi Day Mr Einstein

How ironic that a mathematical genius should be born on a mathematical date… Anyway… things are coming along slowly but surely. Just wanted to drop a line here so that everyone doesn’t think I’ve dropped dead or something. 😉 I’ll catch all of y’all later. crd

Master Pancake

Okay, everyone who isn’t blessed to have an Alamo Drafthouse Cinema is IMNSHO really missing out on some great fun. Those that are should definitely check out some of their original shows. Tonight I went with friends to see a cheesy movie from the 60’s (Goldfinger, to be exact) and while it took a bit […]

Adventures in Customer Service

Ugh. I tried for no less than an hour and a half today, to get ahold of a live person either at the local greyhound station or on their 800 number and couldn’t manage it with either. The local station rings and rings before finally (after about 4 minutes of ringing) transferring me to the […]

Sis is back in Texas!

Well, after many years of trying to persuade her to come back, my sister has finally bitten the bullet and agreed to move to Temple. I haven’t seen her since 2002… so I’m kind of excited. She’s trying to persuade me to hop a bus up there and visit soon. I’m half tempted… even if […]