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Entries from January 2009

“The World Has Changed”

Wednesday, January 21st, 2009 · No Comments

After major events like yesterday’s inauguration of President Barack Obama, I love perusing the front pages of newspapers from around the world, including the San Francisco Chronicle and New York Times, shown below (SF Chronicle PDF of today’s front page here). It’s also fun to navigate the interactive Newseum map and mouse over locations around […]

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Tags: politics · the world

1.20.2009: A Day to Remember

Tuesday, January 20th, 2009 · No Comments

 “On this day we gather because we have chosen hope over fear.” – President Barack Obama, January 20, 2009 This is a day for history. And we were all here to witness it. Congratulations, President Obama! You are bringing hope and change to the nation and to the world.   (Above photo from NY Times)

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Tags: politics · the world

Winter Wimp 2009: 2nd in Division!

Sunday, January 11th, 2009 · 1 Comment

Yesterday I ran the Winter Wimp for the second year in a row — my 1-year racing anniversary. The race had special significance for me since a year ago it was the first distance race I’d ever run. And what a difference a year makes. Just how much faster am I 12 months later? First, […]

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Tags: photos 2009 · running

Merry Christmas & Happy New Year!

Monday, January 5th, 2009 · No Comments

Jen and I spent an awesome and unforgettable 9 days in California with friends and family for Christmas and New Year’s. Hope yours was as special as ours!     As the sun sets on 2008 and 2009 begins, here’s wishing you the best in the New Year!

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Tags: photos 2008 · sacramento · san francisco