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Archive: 2005

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On Naming Yourself

December 30, 2005

I was rolling in the car a couple of days ago, listening to BT, and thinking about names. How do […] [continue…]

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The Man

December 29, 2005

My father-in-law is ten feet tall, and casts an even longer shadow. A true man’s man, he kills his own […] [continue…]

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A Family Affair

December 26, 2005

You know you’re in good company when you’re hanging drywall and everyone’s holding a Milwaukee Cordless Drill.

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Christmas Warming Trend

December 25, 2005

Things that thawed my icy heart on Christmas: Letting the wife pick Christmas music in the car.Seeing an inflatable Santa […] [continue…]

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Blogs of Note

December 22, 2005

The Sniper finally comes out of the fog, and the always amazing Michael Toy cuts through it.

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No Buy Christmas

We’re headed to Grandmother’s house, via the river and the woods. With a trunk chock full of tools, and with […] [continue…]

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Holiday Cheer

December 21, 2005

Well, three cheers, actually. One, for the first person who looked at a coffee plant and said, “What if we […] [continue…]

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More Waiting

We’re still waiting for some resolution to our pregnancy worries. The kids appear to be doing wonderfully: growing ahead of […] [continue…]

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Losing My Mind

December 16, 2005

That sound heard at 6:30 last night was of me putting down the pen after grading the last of the […] [continue…]

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December 10, 2005

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Back in the High Life

December 9, 2005

All right, everyone, let’s pass around our 40… First, to the internet. Where a feller can google ["miller high life" […] [continue…]

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