Dear Santa

December 2, 2008 at 12:21 pm | blabbing.

I have been very good this year and though I know that santa should save his/her money it would be nice to get a few things. Fender Guitar case – Tweed or Black Perfect Pitch – Ear training course Music Samples – Symphony Vox AC30 – Mini amp modeler Guitar Strap – Something cool and… Read more »

Welcome to iPhone land

November 8, 2008 at 6:14 pm | blabbing, business, web.

We had talked about getting iPhones a lot over the past couple of months and we finally broke down this weekend and bought them. A few people at work have them already and I guess for me it was only a matter of waiting for my previous cell plan to expire so I didn’t have… Read more »

Goodbye old friend

at 6:04 pm | blabbing.

I sold my 1991 Honda Hawk GT650 today, and Alanna and I were sad to see it go. I bought it from my sister in 2000. It was a great bike and I was very glad that it went to another good owner. If you don’t know how cool Honda Hawks are you can check… Read more »

my wife is great

November 4, 2008 at 1:05 pm | blabbing.

In bed last night. Me: “I think I can find a used Nord Electro 2 keyboard for less than $1000. My Wife: That is great. The big one? Me: No the 61 key size. My Wife: That stinks. Me: The 73 key wont even fit on top of the organ in the living room. Its… Read more »

election haiku

November 3, 2008 at 5:02 pm | blabbing.

stare at the news box numbers move from red to blue time for the champagne

Fivethirtyeight.com

October 31, 2008 at 2:25 pm | blabbing, web.

This is a super great site for seeing how polls combine into useful information and how election scenarios could play out. http://www.fivethirtyeight.com/

Figuring out the Beatles

at 2:18 pm | blabbing, music.

If you have ever wondered how the Beatles got that weird sound at the beginning of “Hard Days Night”, it seems its taken over 40 years, a professor and some advanced analytical modeling to figure it out. Wired Article ยป Little known fact is that the Beatles (Ringo really) used the phrase “Hard Days Night”… Read more »

Joe the plumber and other McCain gaffs

October 24, 2008 at 1:51 pm | blabbing.

John McCain is just shooting himself in the foot every time I turn around. Chooses Sarah “Caribou Barbie the Maverick” Palin No Palin news conferences Loses debates Constantly talks about Joe the Plumber, who is not a plumber Keeps up negative attacks, even after they don’t work Real America / Fake America Palin wardrobe People… Read more »

busy busy busy

at 1:40 pm | blabbing.

I’m a busy little bee these days. Work work work… Gotta get ready for the winter… Check out pictures from the last Absinthe Glow show down in Monterey.

Warren Buffet

October 10, 2008 at 1:03 pm | blabbing, business.

With all the upheaval in the stock market I hear people in panic talking about selling their stocks and mutual funds. People always say that Warren Buffet is a great businessman and investor yet they always forget one of his biggest rules about investing. “Be greedy when others are fearful and be fearful when others… Read more »