Archive for May, 2005

Below are school pictures, taken a month or so ago, of David, Isaac, and John. The picture company, LifeTouch, has been to school twice this year. Given how nicely the photos came out, that was great, but we bought the smallest possible packages both times.

Yet More Photos of NaNi

Posted: 30th May 2005 by LegoDoug in Family Members, Naomi, Photos, The Kids

Since finishing my rework on the photo upload module, I finally have a chance to post a bunch of pics of Naomi.

Mi Hija Méxicana

Posted: 29th May 2005 by LegoDoug in Family Members, Home Life, Naomi, Photos, The Kids

I bought this dress for Naomi several months before she was born, on my most recent missions trip to México.

This was more than a few years ago, but you can see that the fashion sense I have seems to run in the family. My first thought was that this was in México, but I think it’s probably from Brazil.

Note: This article contains spoilers. If you want to read about the experience without giving away details on the film, see The Force at Midnight (The Star Wars Episode III Experience)—No Spoilers Okay, let’s hear what you thought.

Being at the first showing of Star Wars Episdode III was really exciting in many ways. Nichelle and I weaseled our way into attending the midnight opening at the Apple Tree Cinemas, along with our friends Mark and Shelby Sohmer, and six of their friends: Matt and Wendy Camillieri, Phil and Jennifer Wilson, Matt and […]

Late for Work? Blame Your Car’s Software!

Posted: 17th May 2005 by LegoDoug in Geekdom, Technology

According to Reuters News, the Toyota Prius hybrid may have a software glitch that causes it to stall out. Because Reuters does not make their articles available after 30 days, here is the text of the article: Toyota investigating Prius stalling complaints DETROIT (Reuters) – Toyota Motor Corp. said on Monday it is looking into […]

Geek Parenting Tricks

Posted: 17th May 2005 by LegoDoug in Cool Sites/BLOGs, Geekdom, Humor, Technology

Thanks to Christine Bennett for this Roomba-inspired entry.

It was Probably Next to the Whitewater Documents

Posted: 12th May 2005 by LegoDoug in Politics

Judicial Watch claims Sen. Hillary Clinton, D-NY, failed to report two million dollars in campaign contributions gathered at a star-studded Hollywood fundraiser.

This started when Matt Camillieri described my friend Mark Sohmer as a “wicked smaaart super geek.” Frankly, I do not think Sohmer is quite deserving of that title. The debate rages on, and I am taking this public. I started by pointing out a little secret to Matt: Did you ever notice that just before […]