Monthly Archives: October 2011

Fat Cats

I had a hard time finding a job only once in my life, but I still remember that feeling of desperation. We were living in Germany; Chip was making around $300 a month as an Army enlisted man, and we … Continue reading

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First we take Manhattan

I’d forgotten all about this prescient song till it was the first up on my iPod today(thanks again, Steve). I could listen to Leonard Cohen all day long – I heard him at the Academy of Music a few years … Continue reading

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He lives on in our lives

Way too many things going on, and it’s weird how this shot conflates two of the big ones. I always wanted to pronounce Steve Jobs’ name as in the Book of Job, which now seems fitting: it just doesn’t seem … Continue reading

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