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Entries from October 2007

Birthday Dad

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007 · No Comments

Now that my brother is on the blog scene, I’m inspired by him to blog more often. Pete has a great birthday post to our Dad, so I thought I’d do the same. Happy birthday, Dad! Here’s the email I sent to my Dad this morning: HAPPY 60TH BIRTHDAY, DAD! this is the only time […]

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Tags: anecdotes

Hegemony

Wednesday, October 24th, 2007 · 2 Comments

I was psyched last night to learn that my little bro has launched his very own blog, Hegemony. Like both my parents and other members of our family, he’s always had a gift for writing. Pete’s writing is intelligent, fun to read, and just plain hilarious. I try to be funny sometimes, but my bro […]

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Tags: blogging

Foo Fighters Concert

Thursday, October 11th, 2007 · 1 Comment

“When was the last time you were at a rock concert and got to see a fucking triangle solo?” – Dave Grohl of the Foo Fighters Glens Falls Civic Center, October 9, 2007 Tuesday night Sarah, Patricia, John, and I cruised up the Northway to see a rockin’ Foo Fighters show. (Jen, unfortch, could not […]

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Tags: photos 2007

Saratoga County Animal Shelter Benefit

Monday, October 8th, 2007 · 1 Comment

This Thursday, October 11 at 6:30pm is the first (annual?) fundraiser for the Saratoga County Animal Shelter at Saratoga National. Jen volunteers at the shelter, which is in rough shape and is trying to get a new facility built. The current facility is one of the few in the country that does not require mandatory […]

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Tags: dogs · saratoga springs

NetBank No More

Monday, October 1st, 2007 · 2 Comments

My primary bank since at least 2001 has been NetBank. Overall, I was always really happy with them, but in recent years was much more enthusiastic about ING, and have written about the great savings rates offered by the ING Orange Savings from time to time. ING recently launched a checking account — ING Electric […]

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Tags: money