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Monthly Archives: January 2007

NHL All-Star Week

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This week, the NHL will hold it’s All-Star Game here in Dallas. I’ve been lucky enough to obtain a ticket to tomorrow night’s YoungStars/Skill Competition. It should be high scoring in the YoungStars game (average goals scored by winning team is 9.3) and I’ve always enjoyed the skills competition when I’ve watched it on TV. […]


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Ah rabbits, should we think of them as cute and cuddly, or something very different: Thanks to Brian M for the YouTube link.

How fast can you type?

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I found this little game today. It’s a test to see how fast you can type the alphabet. The clock starts when you hit the “A” key. My best time so far is around 7.1 6.1 5.5 4.3 4.2 4.0 seconds. I’ve read others in the sub-4 second range. I don’t believe the high scores […]

Happy New Year!

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Well, here we are in 2007. Maggie and I kept it pretty low key. After putting Brenden to bed, we played a rematch game of Trivial Pursuit: Totaly 80s in which Maggie soundly defeated me ( I won the first game, so we’re tied 1-1 ). But I had the last laugh when I completely […]