NYE memories

31 December, 2009
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[Hey, I forgot to wish Lars a happy 26th birthday here at Finktown yesterday. The baby grows up…] Live music at large parties has seen its share of troubles over the last 25 years or so, agreed BoomR? I remember …

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‘Night, Rain Man

30 December, 2009
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Last Saturday, Kim Peek died at 58 years old. Known as the inspiration for the film Rain Man (which won the Academy Award for Best Picture, and earned Dustin Hoffman a Best Actor Oscar), Peek inspired the medical community as …

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Oh, get off it.

29 December, 2009
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That’s what my dad used to say when he’d had enough of someone’s yammering on about something. And that’s what I say this morning. Seems some people are braying like donkeys about Jasper Schuringa (the guy who saved a bunch …

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Joyeux Noël

25 December, 2009
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And a fine Christmas morning to you all! I’m on my way to see my two most wonderful gifts open their presents. Jake, 2 years, and Justin, 7 mos.: It was fantastic hanging with the family last night (minus Lars, …

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