Monthly Archives: July 2005

Packing for the second trip

I’m busting my #@%%^ packing up for the last run out to Phoenix. It’s going reasonably well, and I expect to be out of here tonight. It’ll be good to be gone, but Gods it’s a bitch to pack up … Continue reading

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Trip to Arizona

We just got back from Phoenix a few days ago. Gianna got the job, and now I have to finish getting everything pulled together, packed and out of here. Moving is definately a large bore annoyance, but at least we … Continue reading

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Slum landlord business model dying

Changes in technology change other areas. Human beings have a bizarre tendency with respect to those changes – they tend to overestimate change in the short term and underestimate change in the long term. Take landlords as a classic example. … Continue reading

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Leaving Las Vegas

I’ve gotten the trailer loaded for the first trip. You wouldn’t believe what you can pack into a 5 1/2 x 8 ft trailer – but it’s a lot. Three bookcases full of books, two file cabinets and their contents, … Continue reading

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Phoenix Move

Things are finally pulling together for the move to Arizona. We’re already starting to shove things into boxes, and G is interviewing this coming Wednesday with Massage Envy. W’re going to haul a bunch of stuff up in the trailer, … Continue reading

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Program Update

The program I’m writing is beginning to come together. I have now gotten the web applications framework cleanly talking to the database back-end and the rss parser. At this point, I have a functional, but not yet feature complete, RSS … Continue reading

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