My inner rebel is crying out for FREEDOM! Why? Because I have made the choice to quit caffeine. Recently, I was complaining to a friend about not being "allowed" to have coffee. He stopped me in my tracks with: "Drinking coffee takes...Show More Summary
The most recent addition to the complete review is my review of Mikhail Elizarov's The Librarian, winner of the 2008 Russian Booker Prize and just out in English from Pushkin Press.
I’ve spent the last few days in Birmingham, UK at The Photography Show. I was invited by my friends of Fujifilm UK to give some talks, do some demos and hang out with a bunch of fine people. As tradition...
"You make bad decisions" said a coworker as I pulled the relatively massive Asus ROG G751JY-DH71 gaming laptop out of my backpack during a recent trip to our home office in New York City. I'm not certain I did. Read more...
I can’t get this song out of my head. It’s very easy to ignore the Top Forty. It’s very easy to ignore all music. That’s what the business and inside fans don’t understand, that they’re in a bubble and what they live for, their passion, oftentimes doesn’t translate. I live for the Howard Stern show. […] The post Shots appeared first on Lefsetz Letter.
“Can I come over and play Dragon Age?” My son asked me. “Sure. I’m just going to watch more Land of the Lost tonight, so knock yourself out.” I said. Ryan doesn’t have Dragon Age at his house, and when he was house sitting for me a few weeks ago, he fell in love with … Continue reading in which a night of goofing off is earned ?
Travi$ Scott continues to roll out his Rodeo tour alongside Young Thug and Metro Boomin’ and on a recent stop, he paid a tribute to an artist he's been collaborating with as of late, Rihanna. Continue reading…
The last year has been the scene of many a revelation when it comes to my relationship with beer. Out of nowhere, two fabulous breweries opened up in my immediate vicinity after years of claiming town was the least served by fresh beer for its size in the northeastern bit of North America. Show More Summary
I'll be asking my optometrist about this shortly, but just for fun I thought I'd throw it out to the hive mind to see if anyone knows what's going on. Over the past couple of weeks, I've noticed that my distance vision is a little fuzzy. Show More Summary
Co-pilot Andreas Lubitz is suspected of deliberately crashing a Germanwings airliner into the French Alps, killing all 150 people aboard in a horrific murder-suicide. The pilot’s ex-girlfriend is now speaking out about his strange behavior...Show More Summary
Now, there’s no such feature- but if there was, this would be a prime candidate. “You guys were cool enough to post my pig-pup Hamlet and his disapproving snow-stache a month or so back…thought you might get a kick out of him and his new baby sister, Sybil. Happy ‘Spring'”! -Michaela D. Filed under: Uncategorized […]
Taylor Swift has been spotted with the human man who will definitely be the subject of Swift's next album (or won't be, whatever, I like my Swift narratives clear and predictable). Anyway, Swift went to a Kenny Chesney concert with Calvin Harris, where the two got down to this sick beat. They swayed, Swift danced, and the two hugged and held hands. Read more...
Nothing prepares you for what you’ll experience. — One of the happiest days of my life was finding out that my wife was pregnant. I couldn’t believe that I was going to be a father. The realization that I would be a special part of another human being’s life was mind blowing. Show More Summary
This is post #2 of 2 in the series “Learning Photography” Over the years i found out that I tend to learn faster on my own, making bigger strides when doing individual research than sitting in a classroom setting listening to a teacher. I also figured out that i retain more information by doing things […]
When I first started my career in the late-1990s, I remember being really impressed by people who said they were “slammed”, “buried” or “completely maxed out”. “They must be so important,” I thought, as I chugged my third Diet Coke … [Read more...] The post When ‘Busy’ is a 4-Letter Word for Leaders appeared first on Lindsey Pollak.
The time has come for me to leave NYC and go globe trotting! My wife and I are going to chase Summer for 1.5 years, over 50-60 countries & 6-7 continents. Also check out the highlights from the past 5 years! Read More
I jumped out of bed this morning, remembering what day it was! It is "National Women and Girls HIV/AIDS Awareness Day"! I had just the right shoe for it! The red pumps I wore for my 60th birthday celebration a few weeks ago! Read more...
My boyfriend of almost three years broke up with me before Thanksgiving. But now we are trying to work things out. He is my first and only, I love him dearly, and I want to spend the rest of my life with him. He is a Gemini, he has been with countless women before me, and he recently opened up to me about his need for two women. Show More Summary
The internet was on fire this morning when it was revealed that Unity developer Erik Roystan Ross posted a playable version of Super Mario 64 HD built in unity that runs inside your browser, provided you've got the Unity plugin installed, of course. It's a bit of a tech demo to showcase his Unity tool
So…I have made it to Hiawassee, GA, which means that I have made it down 69.6 miles of the Appalachian Trail! Yay! However, as my father pointed out when I called him crying on the second day of hiking (I promise I will explain that in a minute), I was not off to a very......