Monthly Archives: January 2011

Memories of Warmer Days

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Why is it n-o-r?

The spelling of “nor” is a mystery to me.  In fact, it’s kind of troubling. More is m-o-r-e.  Sore is s-o-r-e.  Fore is f-o-r-e.  And there is pore, bore, yore, tore, core, lore, gore, wore, chore, spore, snore, implore, shore, … Continue reading

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How many olives?

This week was filled with finishing up end of the year reports for 2010 for one of my clients and now that I’m finally finished, it called for a little celebration.  And what better way to get started than with … Continue reading

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Big Questions for Big Thinkers

Why is my dog so cute? Why aren’t there more measurements like light-year in common usage?  Like kimchee-week (i.e., the amount of kimchee an average Korean eats in a week)? Why don’t I like the color yellow? What happened to … Continue reading

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Heartbreak

Probably all soccer fans wish they were curlers so that they can schedule their day around watching international soccer matches at weird times instead of trying to figure out how to watch the live stream without getting fired. However, if … Continue reading

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Confessions of a Serial Curler

I haven’t showered in 6 days.

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Holy Cow, Batman!

There’s a scene in the movie Departures (which won an Oscar in 2009 for Best Foreign Language Film) where the protagonist is at a crossroads and he is invited to share some food with the Mr. Miyagi character who is … Continue reading

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