You know when you sign up for something online, yo…

You know when you sign up for something online, you have to occasionally give your birthdate? Back in the internet-boom days, this was “personalization,” the great little get-to-know-ya thing that was supposed to revoloutionize the internet. You give them your information and they would target products to you based on your info and send you [...]

I’ve always thought that the amount of keys on you…

I’ve always thought that the amount of keys on your keychain could very well be the key indicator of how complicated (or simple) one’s life may be. I have 2 keys on my keychain.
Song now playing: Cracker – “100 Flower Power Maximum”

Ruminating today about decision-making. What happe…

Ruminating today about decision-making. What happens in our brain that sways us to do one thing over another? If you have two choices to make for places to go on a Friday night, it’s almost always a pretty simple decision. But what’s at work inside our heads when we’re walking down the street and there’s [...]

First things first, this new law recently enacted …

First things first, this new law recently enacted by the state of Massachusetts has put a damper on my heterosexual marraige plans. Stephanie won’t be pleased. The question: is there a grandfather clause which lets currently married or engaged people maintain their heterosexual union while determining the partner for their homosexual one? Stay tuned.
Lots of [...]

I got a call late yesterday afternoon and it was a…

I got a call late yesterday afternoon and it was a friend-of-a-friend who was looking for someone to play hockey in his league because a few guys couldn’t make it. Seeing as though the rink was less than 5 miles from my house, I accepted.
So anyway, I’d like to thank the guy on the [...]

Last Friday night at about 5:45pm I was sitting in…

Last Friday night at about 5:45pm I was sitting in the office at work, on the phone, for what I decided would be my last call of the day. Stephanie was out for most of the night, so I found myself trying to decide what to do with myself. Normally, when I try to decide [...]

A friend of mine pointed me to this interesting ar…

A friend of mine pointed me to this interesting article about eating meat. While I am not a vegetarian and I don’t necessarily pay much attention to how much meat I consume, I would venture to guess that I eat less meat than the average American. I’m more apt to order a portobella mushroom sandwich [...]