Monthly Archives: September 2009

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Here’s a puzzle for you.  If you fly a straight line from London Heathrow to Dallas/Fort-Worth, what’s the first state you come to?  (A) Virginia, (B) Montana, (C) Michigan, (D) Maine, (E) Massachusetts I’m back from an exhilarating, yet all too short four days in London.  It’s astounding what cultural events go on in that [...]

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I don’t know how it is for you, but just after I’ve climbed in bed and shut my eyes, my brain, free from the distractions of the waking day, seems more capable of attacking difficult problems.  That nether land between the waking and dreaming worlds is exceptionally fertile; if I can manage to stretch this [...]

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Well it’s the middle of September. Gabe started his 13th baseball season today and hasn’t yet sunk all the way to the bottom of the sea of homework they pass out at his new school.  He’s happy that he can already hit the high Bb on the baritone and play Three Blind Mice from memory [...]

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Everyone wants to hear about RyanCole.  Well, if you’re strapped in, let’s dive into the litany: regular deep muscle chemo and steroid injections, blood transfusions, insulin injections every two hours to combat the diabetes brought on by the steroids.  A titanium tube has been inserted into his chest cavity so that powerful chemical agents can [...]

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