General

Travel Blog

Hi everyone, As I have admin rights to this weblog, I am shamelessly going to use them to bring you the following newsflash: as an example of a modern independent woman I have created my own travel blog. So go check it out at http://thetravelingbelgian.blogspot.com Happy reading! PS: next weekend we’ll be Read more…

By Ann, ago
Brian

Flying Airships of 2010

xcnl > en xcnl > en Man, I love stuff like this. An update to the Hindenburg. A luxury dirigible ferrying people at 175 mph and a relatively low 8,000 feet in the air. It just sounds cool. I want one. Of course, I’d prefer if mine didn’t explode.

By Brian, ago
Ramblings

More Government Stupidity

Listen to this crap from an AP article: On Tuesday, Bush plans to visit the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory in Golden, Colo., to talk about speeding the development of biofuels. The lab, with a looming $28 million budget shortfall, had announced it was cutting its staff by 32 Read more…

By Brian, ago
General

Baby News

Another baby was born in New Jersey. Congratulations to our friends Ryan and Amy, proud parents of Natalie Ava Warren. She is soo cute and small. Smaller than me! 😉 I am looking forward to babysitting her.  Her pictures can be found on flicker: http://www.flickr.com/photos/warrenpics

By Ann, ago
General

Annual Snowboard Trip III

We had to change the name of the trip this year since two of the original guys from the previous ‘Annual Guys Snowboard Trip’ are not in attendance and now we have to be more gender-neutral since our friend Katy Stefanidou joined us from Munich. This year the snowboard trip Read more…

By Brian, ago
General

Machinima

— Update — This one is even funnier. From Wow. Lethal Weapon spoof. Thanks to my friend Dan for this gem. This is actually the third “machinima” I have watched after reading about the phenomenon in Wired.I watched this one made to explain the French riots from the point of Read more…

By Brian, ago
Europe

Pub Quiz – S02E03 & 04

xcnl > en Two sucky pub quizes in a row. We got 6th place BOTH times. Last week we had a kickass picture round (movies, 10 fo 10), and we did awesome at the general trivia, but we got 7 out of 20 in the music round and that doomed Read more…

By Brian, ago