William S. Chennault, 94 years, passed away on February 26, 2009 in his home. Bill was born January 2, 1915 in New Orleans, LA to Claire Lee Chennault and Anna Mae (Griffin) Chennault.
I decided this year not to go chasing elusive deals on black-Friday this year. I would like to say this decision stems from some inflated sense of morality regarding the deleterious effects of super-capitalism on the working class. However, truth be told, I spent my Friday on a mini-vacation with my family. Was it … Read More “No black-Friday or cyber-Monday” »
Led a game design session for obstetrical haemorrhaging. Gave a tour to a group from Norway that included their minister of health. Got grumpy at my kids for not paying attention to me and Regina. Worried about the state of the economy. Wrote a list of things that happened in my blog. What? Not the … Read More “Things that happened” »
It is Halloween, it is rainy and I’m sick. Thanks to a change of season and some unnecessary stress at work I’m now sick with a cold. Hopefully it is minor and I can get back to my cheery self soon. One thing I won’t be doing is calling into any health related telephone numbers.
The video is of Alexanders first day of school. Note his rhythm. Yeah that is all talent he inherented from his farther.
Yesterday I purchased a Wii. I was on my way home from picking up a medical document for Ethans pre-school and stopped by ToysRUS to see if they had a Wii Fit; I needed one for work. No dice but they did have Wii’s. This was the first time I actually laid eys on a … Read More “Mii and my Wii” »
What do two boys, one man and one woman have in common? We all have had the stomach flu for the last six days. Ethan started us all off on Sunday. He passed it to me on Wednesday. I gave it to Regina on Thursday and she graciously gave it to Alexander on Friday. For … Read More “Stomach Flu day 6” »
Regina, Alexander, Ethan and I finally were able to escape the hustle and bustle of life and retreat to the bay, Monterey Bay. Regina did all the planning which helped me focus on relaxing. I’ve been knee deep in inane work exercises in futility and was in no mood to do any more ‘decision making’. … Read More “Monterey Mini-Trip (part one)” »
“To punish me for my contempt for authority, fate made me an authority myself.” — Albert Einstein Applied to me: 1. I am now a father. 2. I am now a senior leader in my field. 3. I am now a liberal democrat (that should quality as contempt for current administration authority). 4. I am … Read More “Qutoe of the Day” »
What a l-o-n-g day. We, which in this story is; Regina, Alexander, Ethan, Tom, Shelly, Lane and me all went car shopping today. Tom and I thought we could get a better deal if we told the dealers we were both buying. First stop Dublin Toyota. Dublin was a two hour waste of time. The … Read More “Hello Prius” »