Monthly Archives: October 2007

A night on the town

I’m about to head down towards the Art Institute to dine at the Russian Tea Room with Dondi, Ted, Adam and others. While many of the people coming have blogs, this is not a blogger meet-up or a geek dinner. … Continue reading

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A mega mazel tov

Got a call from Ronnie tonight. “Are you on Yahoo Finance?” Um, Ronnie, am I ever on Yahoo! Finance? Turns out the company he’s been working his tail off at for the last couple years sold for $44M this morning. … Continue reading

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Leaving Las Vegas

Taking advantage of some free wi-fi at the Las Vegas airport to get online for the first time in three days. By online, I guess I mean using the internet on a computer, because I was on mobile internet all … Continue reading

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Even I think this is funny.

My friend Dave down in Atlanta is a hardcore Oakland Raiders fan. Hardcore. So he made a bet a couple weeks ago with a friend who was a Chargers fan. The fan of the losing team had to make a … Continue reading

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Big Dreams for a Little Shul

I wrote in the past that I was looking for fundraisers that are high ROI for the effort. Bake sales, dinner swaps, candles… I’m kind of over that. I don’t want to bring in nickels anymore, I want to bring … Continue reading

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Out Cold & Sugar High

Last night I was disoriented at 9PM when a friend called and totally confused by text messages that arrived at 9:30PM. Ah, this is what Benedryl means when it says I might be drowsy. Tonight I’m took a break from … Continue reading

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Itching thoughts

Yoshi, the cat we got when the summer between 7th and 8th grade, left my parents house last week. She was 18 and did the elephant thing of going off to die alone. What did she leave behind? Fleas. Blood … Continue reading

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