thoughtful. entertaining. random.

thoughtful. entertaining. random.

workout log: 26 march 2005

Activity: alpine skiing Location: Stratton, VT Start time: 1230 hrs. End time: 1540 hrs. Weather: sunny, 40 degrees Max HR (bursts): 175 (beats in 10 seconds x 6) Type: anaerobic Possibly my last skiing venture for the 2004-2005 season, it was a great way to go. Got in 12 runs,…

why i abhor theocracy

For those who don't know me, let me explain why I have an extreme aversion to theocracy. I was born and raised in Utah. For those who aren't familiar with Utah's modern origins (the Natvie American tribes having had a longer history than what is relevant to this story), it…

theocons: a republican calls it

Leave it to a New England Republican to call the idiocy of the GOP stance on the Schiavo case. Chrsitopher Shays (R-CT) has this to say in the New York Times: "This Republican Party of Lincoln has become a party of theocracy," Mr. Shays said. "There are going to be…

spring is here

One can't-fail sign of spring in D.C.: weekly street cleaning begins, which means that those of us with on-street parking get back into the weekly groove of moving our cars around. At least there are a handful of new parking spaces outside our apartment.