Monthly Archives: August 2011

poker night…

Eleven guys showed up last night for another poker match at the house. In my opinion, that’s about the perfect size for Texas Hold ’em. We played outside despite the heat and the earlier rains. Rankings are as follows: 1st: … Continue reading

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liberal fascism

I am 1/3 of the way through Jonah Goldberg’s Liberal Fascism and am enjoying it immensely. I recently read Hunter’s To Change the World and am finding Goldberg’s book a nice complement. Goldberg’s defines fascism this way on page 23: … Continue reading

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Northside Wine, NY

I love Northside Wine in New York and I love that you can buy wine on the internet. I have been touring the regions of Spain for the last year. There are a few regions I have yet to explore, … Continue reading

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book buyin’….

I have been amassing books over the last year at a rate unprecedented in my book-buying history. There’s little else I like to spend my time and money on and I figure if we leave the country soon, it will … Continue reading

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treasure from Honduras…

Jeff, Beth, and Yun’s parents returned this morning from Honduras. They brought with them great stories and some treasure for Yun and me. Cigars, coffee, salsa, rum, house decorations, and Honduran cash! I’ve already smoked one of the cigars and … Continue reading

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Tila’s baptism….

We are now canobaptists! It was bath day for the dogs. Tila is only supposed to have this once a year (so the books say). She was past due. As Jeff and Beth are in Honduras for the week, we … Continue reading

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