Tuesday, August 09, 2005

What did I learn today?

In today's edition of, "What did I learn today?" we explore the issue of etiquette.

I stood today waiting for the walk signal at a busy intersection downtown. When the signal changed, a car lerched forward as if to cross in front of me, then stopped. I walked. After I had passed the front of the car, the driver honked at me, moved her cell phone's handset, and apparently uttered some unitelligible oathes regarding my person. I looked to a passing fellow pedestrian as if to silently plead my case. We mutually shrugged shoulders and kept going.

What did I learn today?
I learned that "Even when you do the right thing, there's always someone who will find a reason to be pissed at you.

Monday, August 08, 2005

Erie Sunset

We got there just in time, so I whipped out the Treo 650 to grab this shot.

Friday, August 05, 2005

the day has finally come

when asked to select year of birth on a webpage today, mine was one further than was visible on the screen (without scrolling). and i thought the big 3-0 was significant.