Monthly Archives: March 2005

Expertise

So it’s a gorgeous day today, sunny, few clouds, tiny breeze now and then. I’m hanging out with Top Management and The Boy as she does a little bit of gardening out front and he practices going in a semi-circle, … Continue reading

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Comedy for Those Who Think Suicide’s a Laugh Riot

NBC’s newest comedy is called The Office. It’s the American version of a British hit by the same name. I’d heard about the British show for years but never had the opportunity to see it, although everyone I spoke to … Continue reading

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Driving Over Miss Daisy

I don’t understand where I live. Don’t get me wrong, I like it—in fact, I love it. Hell, I chose to live here. Well, Top Management chose for me, but I could have objected. It wouldn’t have done any good, … Continue reading

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Trust in Clouds

Drove over the mountain to go to church this morning—our regular church holds Easter Mass in a UVa basketball arena, making it [for me] a less than spiritually-satisfying experience. It was a gray, drizzly morning and as we drove up … Continue reading

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When Top Management Says Jump…

So my imaginary friend Chris sent me this link today. I had trouble getting it to work and, of course, as you’ll see if you actually go to the site, there aren’t a lot of clues to help someone like … Continue reading

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Sonic Youth and I Grow Old Together

I first heard of Sonic Youth back when I was working at Strawberry’s, the New England record store chain. Strawberry’s was far and away the best such chain I’ve ever encountered, unfortunately—it had a better selection than a Sam Goody’s … Continue reading

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Perpetually Outside

Sometime in February of 1997, pal Keri asked me when I’d realized I was an adult. I told her I’d let her know when it happened. Flip words which came back to me the night, just a few weeks later, … Continue reading

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