The Diaper List

Inspired by a recent movie called The Bucket List, my friend Brandon started referring to his own version of such a list.  Unlike the stars of the movie (Morgan Freeman and Jack Nicholson), his list isn’t about what he wants to do before he dies (or “kicks the bucket”).  Rather, he has what he calls […]

Cokey Catlin-Wright: ????-February 4, 2008

Tonight I realized one reason I know I’ve lived a charmed life to a certain extent. I know this because our cat Cokey died earlier tonight, and it’s perhaps the second- or third-most traumatic event in my lifetime. I’ve been very blessed, to say the least. Melissa and I inherited Cokey from a couple that […]

Friday Notes: July 27, 2007

I’m ready for the weekend, but it’s month-end Friday at work, so I’m probably not done yet.  Anyway, some notes: The Simpsons Movie is out today, and you better believe I’ll be seeing it tonight.  Metacritic, a review aggregator I like to check on occasion, rates it an 81, which is very good.  I’m expecting […]

Friday Notes: June 15, 2007

Here’s a little bit of what’s going on in my world: Melissa and I gave in and bought an HDTV last weekend, a Vizio 42″ model with 720p resolution.  I was suitably impressed with the combination of decent reviews and an excellent price point (from Sam’s Club).  Other than my house, it’s probably the single […]