I just found out that DeVry didn’t “package” my financial aid for this semester. Huh? I registered the day registration opened, or nearly so, as I recall. I wasn’t scheduled to graduate. I did everything I’m supposed to do, in fact. Somebody there just dropped the ball. Why isn’t that sort of thing automated so that […]
I’m so tickled! In the last two weeks, I’ve found not one, but two books that Sam and I have wanted for ages at good prices on eBay! First, I’ve been looking for Seeing Red: The Rapture of Redheads by Howard Schatz for years and years. Seriously, it has to be at least five years since Sam […]
Maybe I’m just spoiled from years of Nokia phones, and being able to just download the Nokia Phone Suite free from their website to sync my phone and PC, or put ringtones and photos on the phone. But honestly, I find it absolutely ridiculous that Motorola wants me to pay them $30 to $40 for […]
I got through NaBloPoMo, as ridiculous as it was to commit to posting at least once a day for a month. So of course that small success has led me, in a moment of more-than-usual-lunacy, to sign up for Blog365 (otherwise known as “Out of the Frying Pan, Into the Fire”). The purpose is fairly clear: […]
23:06 @sambearpoet surprised me and the girl with Bluetooth headsets! Then he made mine work with my phone, even! # 23:10 @marcbenton From what I hear, you aren’t alone :-) # 23:29 @texasdave777 So why wasn’t your wife laughing just sa hard? # 23:31 Dear tangomag.com: I’ve never visited your site before, but I’m unlikely […]
I think I want a National Novel Reading Month. I could do a novel a day (as long as I chose the right novels, of course). I’m behind on writing reviews, but I’m wallowing unabashedly in the number of good reads available to me right now. I’ve tweaked the Now Reading widget to show up […]
A 17-year-old running back assaults a high school teacher for doing her job. He tosses her around and breaks her finger. Who would you worry about? The attacker, or the victim?