Print Story I'm getting tired out.
By gzt (Wed Aug 12, 2009 at 01:05:53 PM EST) gzt, thighs, squat, fish oil, don quixote (all tags)
Got my new computer. And 50' of CAT5e cable. I ran it from my computer to the door of my roommate's bedroom and, when I saw him, asked him to plug it into the router in his room when he got a chance. So, this morning, I got up and saw he had taken his end of the coil into his room, so I plugged my end into the computer. Still nothing. Hrm.

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Print Story Another Thin Man
By gzt (Wed Jun 10, 2009 at 12:57:54 PM EST) gzt, don quixote, thin man (all tags)
I do so want to be like Nick and Nora when we grow up. Had kefta kebab sandwiches last night for dinner and watched Another Thin Man. Was going to go out, but it seemed more reasonable to stay in.

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Print Story Oh fiddlesticks.
By gzt (Tue Mar 17, 2009 at 04:21:11 PM EST) gzt, don quixote (all tags)
I told myself that at 3 I would start working on this presentation I have tomorrow. It's informal, just me and the (internal) customer going over the report I made (well, that's what I'm making). It's a negative result, not that there was a good positive control. I'm mostly just waving my hands.

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Print Story My never having finished Don Quixote is holding me back.
By gzt (Fri Mar 13, 2009 at 08:53:51 AM EST) gzt, cervantes, don quixote, don quijote, odyssey, auden (all tags)
I've gotten to the point in life where my never having finished Don Quixote is keeping me from my true potential as a human being. Which translation should I buy?

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