Some More Thoughts

Some random rumblings from my gray matter recently: – I’d like to go on a cross-country bike trip after I graduate. And not just a fast-as-you-can straight shot from San Francisco to Baltimore. More of a San Francisco to Fresno to San Diego to Flagstaff to Phoenix to Austin to Houston to New Orleans to […]

What I’ve Been Up To

I’ve been neglecting this blog a bit lately. I’ve basically been busy as hell lately, and I suppose the blog has taken a back seat. So this post will be a rambling one bordering on stream of consciousness. So grab a cup of your favorite hot, cold or lukewarm beverage, get someone to rub your […]

Large Hadron Collider Rap

Thanks to Joyce for showing me this one. Spectacular and educational.

A Warm Bristle

I am reading a Spanish-language newspaper, my first attempts to try to learn some more Spanish. You know you aren’t translating correctly when this is the sentence you end up with “They have taken the hair in a warm bristle.”

Let’s Get This Party Started!

The semester is over! And I have off on Monday! I’ve worked really hard this semester. True, I’ve played hard at times too. But I haven’t had a great chance to just relax. So I am going to do just that this weekend.

It’s My Blog and I’ll Brag if I Want to

I got my paper back yesterday. The title was “Anarchism in Spain during the Spanish Civil War.” I have waited five weeks to get the paper back. I got a 275/275. I couldn’t be happier. My first final is tonight. The semester is over in 1.5 weeks.


This summer I intend to learn some Spanish through self study. (That is, studying by myself, not the study of myself.) I have a three-faced approach I want to take. I am going to buy the Rosetta Stone program, getting the set that goes through beginner to expert level. It is a bit pricey but […]

English Paper

Writing a paper that I am not interested in for English class sucks.

Spring Break? Who Needs It?

Strange, I actually miss going to class this week. Or maybe I just want to get my graded assignments back.