Archive for October, 2003

The War of the Worlds—65 Years Ago

Posted: 31st October 2003 by LegoDoug in Movies, Uncategorized

The War of the Worlds—65 Years Ago On October 30, 1938, The Mercury Theatre on the Air, starring Orson Welles, presented a radio version of H.G. Wells' novel The War of the Worlds. It became famous because many people (although not as many as the media later reported) heard only part of the broadcast, presented […]

The Spoiling Begins

Posted: 19th October 2003 by LegoDoug in Doug, Family Members, Home Life, Naomi, Photos, The Kids

  Okay, Nichelle is making me post this, to illustrate just how big a change having a daugher can make. Before Naomi, you wouldn’t catch me near “girl toys,” or clothing of any kind. Then, with Naomi on the way, something happened to my mental processes. First was the dress I bought in México. Then […]

It May Be Time – 1:28 p.m.

Posted: 13th October 2003 by LegoDoug in Family Members, Home Life, Naomi, Nichelle, Photos, The Kids

We’re off to the hospital. Contractions are coming quite frequently. It Was Indeed Time! Nichelle’s contractions started around 11:00 a.m. She phoned me at noon, and said, “I think you’d better head home.” The contractions were already causing her to be in a lot of pain, so I headed out almost immediately. I ran in […]

On Friday, October 3, I Took Isaac and David, and Isaac's best friend Nda (En-dah) (John opted out) to the Museum of Science on Friday (I took a half day off, and picked Isaac up from school, and we went by subway). We had a great time. The digital camera I bought lets me get […]

Whoa! (Swiped from Bryan at

Posted: 7th October 2003 by LegoDoug in Uncategorized

While sitting at your desk, lift your right foot off the floor and make clockwise circles with it. Now, while doing this, draw the number “6” in the air with your right hand. Your foot will change direction. (From

Housing Update

Posted: 1st October 2003 by LegoDoug in Home Life

Tonight we have our potential buyers doing a home inspection on our house in Brockton. Assuming it works out well (and it should), we will probably place an offer on a spacious house in Northern Nashua, across from the Nashua municipal airport. For more details, try our Handy-Dandy MLS Gizmo, and use MLS number 119010. […]