Month: November 2006

Steps Forward

Went to Target after work for Christmas lights.  Also got some Christmas shopping done. Small group was particularly good tonight I think.  Several of us made ourselves vulnerable in our discussion, which I think is part of what it’s about.  It’s great when you can really open up and share. Rob and Kristen stuck around …

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Dave Cockrum, November 11, 1943 – November 26, 2006

Dave Cockrum died today. He’s the artist who helped bring back the X-Men, starting with Giant-Size X-Men #1, shown here. He helped create some pretty famous characters including Storm, Nightcrawler and Colossus. As I heard, he died wearing Superman pajamas and will be cremated in a Green Lantern shirt. I’m extremely perturbed at the moment. …

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More Q&A

Q: What is in your left pocket? A: Change, chapstick, a marble and usually my cell. Q: How much alcohol did you have this week? A: If you include Thanksgiving, which was within a week, a couple glasses of wine and a couples beers. Q: Do you eat gas station food? A: Not unless you …

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Duke vs. Indiana: Ugly

Yikes! I just finished watched an ugly, ugly Duke game. They played Indiana tonight in the annual ACC-Big 10 Challenge. At 8-0 Duke is still the only undefeated team in the series and they were able to maintain the second longest non-conference win streak currently around. In the first half they played some very nice …

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White and Nerdy

I hates Mondays, but How I Met Your Mother makes them a little bit better. Amanda just said that because How I Met Your Mother is about to come on. For months now Amanda has said I need to hear Weird Al Yankovik’s White and Nerdy. She said the second verse described me pretty well. …

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