Monthly Archives: September 2007

Past imperfect

Do you ever wonder whatever happened to the friends you had when you were in elementary school? It happens to me once in a while when I am running or just wool gathering. Many of the kids I grew up … Continue reading

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Catching up

The difference between hurt and injured is whether or not you can train. As it turned out the little twist and shout from earlier this week had no effect beyond the day of the mother and son combo blocking the … Continue reading

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Unreasonable accomodation

On my run tonight I ended up in two arguments – one with myself and one with a walker. The first argument I won as I pushed through a painful start, slow, plodding pace and managed to eek out an … Continue reading

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Stupid Excel Trick

This only works with Microsoft Excel 2007 (a patch is supposed to be released soon) in Excel multiply 850 by 77.1. Do it with a calculator and you will get the result 65535 but Microsoft Excel 2007 is 100000. Now … Continue reading

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Lion’s Double Speak

The director of communications of the B.C. Lions sent a response to my email – by the looks of it, it was sent out as a rubber stamp response to anyone who sent them an email objection to Rasouli’s actions. … Continue reading

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CFL Shame

While watching the game on Saturday we witnessed what has to be one of the lowest moments in CFL history as Sherko Rasouli beat a man unable to defend himself because he was pinned under a pile of other players. … Continue reading

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Not a car guy

I’m not a car guy. In a way I have always envied car guys. Guys who know everything there is to know about cars and their engines etcetera. To me cars are just people movers with one exception – Studebaker. … Continue reading

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Unhappy at any speed

Today was the Vaudreuil 10 K race. I went in with low expectations having taken Thursday off, doing an easy 12 on Friday and taking Saturday off. Upon waking this morning the legs and feet and left knee were still … Continue reading

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How many different opinions in one mind?

I have been fighting with myself for the last two hours about working out tonight. Why the fight? Last nights workout was very hard, Monday’s workout was hard, Sunday’s race was the fastest I could run for two and a … Continue reading

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MOP>DFL>DNF>DNS

I received a phone call last week and then played phone tag with some parents until they finally left a message about their daughter and the cross country running team. Simply put they were concerned that it might be a … Continue reading

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