Month: July 2005

Dinner w/ my geek friends

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I had a nice dinner with a couple <http: />friends (both very smart and both very geeky… my kind of people) and I got all inspired by some conversation we had about our various media consumption habits. I was interested not only in what their particular sources of information were (newspapers, magazines, etc), but also what their particular reading and notetaking habits were.

Dinner w/ my geek friends

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I had a nice dinner with a couple <http: />friends (both very smart and both very geeky… my kind of people) and I got all inspired by some conversation we had about our various media consumption habits. I was interested not only in what their particular sources of information were (newspapers, magazines, etc), but also what their particular reading and notetaking habits were.

Bad News Bears Premiere

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So I’m going to the movies tonight. “Listen, Lupus, you didn’t come into this life just to sit around on a dugout bench, did ya? Now get your ass out there and do the best you can.” – Coach Buttermaker BAD NEWS BEARS Premiere Paramount Theatre – 713 Congress Ave. Wed. July 20, 6:00 PM I wrote about it at austinist. A friend recommended I get an Austin Film Society membership to enjoy the benefits […]

Backlog of books.

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I realized today I have about 9 books in slow rotation that are each about 50 pages or less from being completely read. There’s probably a mental block that’s preventing me from finishing them: something about closure and moving on or fear of failure / success. Come to think of it, that’s probably a systemic problem.