Category Archives: New England

The Warrior Dash, And Why I Think I Did It

I participated in something called the Warrior Dash on Sunday. It was, and is, advertised as an experience that is part trail run, part obstacle course, part “drinking outdoors” party. I believe I fall into the key demographic for this … Continue reading

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A List of Things I Thought Would Make Me Famous

In descending order or plausibility: 1. Eventually teaching finance classes at a local college. 2. Teaching improv. 3. Doing improv. 4. Becoming astonishingly good at operational analytics in the healthcare field. 5. Suffering the fastest knockout loss in the history … Continue reading

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Wednesday Linkflood

Warrior Dash – I’m running (and crawling, and climbing) it on Sunday, June 26th as part of the 10 a.m. wave. Why put myself through this? My reasoning is simple – I spent a lot of goddamn time lifting things … Continue reading

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Buying Local

I’m very much a believer in the Local Multiplier Effect. And though this belief is due just as much to inherent optimism as to sound economic analysis, I still try to buy local as much as I can. Anyway, this … Continue reading

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Waltham, The International Steampunk City

I work in Waltham, Massachusetts and I have for a couple of years now. There’s nothing wrong with the ‘Tham, but there isn’t anything necessarily exciting about it either. It’s got a pair of streets (Main and Moody) that bracket … Continue reading

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