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Archive for July, 2006

Who needs a hybrid when you can get 62mpg with a diesel? Did I mention it’s under $20K? From Treehugger.com -Dave

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30 Jul, 2006

My life as a cartoon

Posted by: Dave In: Humor|TV|Web

Found a cool Simpsons character generator online. Enjoy. -Dave

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30 Jul, 2006

A woman gets on a bus…

Posted by: Dave In: Humor

A woman gets on a bus with her baby. The bus driver says: “That’s the ugliest baby that I’ve ever seen.” The woman goes to the rear of the bus and sits down, fuming. She says to a man next to her: “That driver just insulted me!” The man says: “You go right up there […]

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30 Jul, 2006

Weekend festivities

Posted by: Dave In: Food & Drink|Misc|Music

Friday – Went to Kyber for some Indian food, then to Borders for some books/magazines. Saturday – Went to El Teimpo Cantina for some Mexican food, then to Sound Waves for some music (I got some Thelonious Monk, Killing Joke, The Fall & Metallica – Justine got some Gypsy Kings, Erasure, Echo & the Bunnymen, […]

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28 Jul, 2006

What woud Mel do?

Posted by: Dave In: Current Affairs

Devout Catholic party animal, Mel Gibson, was recently stopped for suspicion of DUI on the PCH in California. He was not painted blue (as pictured above), but doesn’t it play much better in your minds eye if he were painted blue at the time? So kids, the next time you watch Passion of the Christ, […]

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27 Jul, 2006

Save River Oaks Theater

Posted by: Dave In: Current Affairs|Texas

From the Houston Chronicle: Three Houston landmarks, including the Landmark River Oaks Theatre and the Bookstop in the former Alabama Theater, have been declared endangered by the Greater Houston Preservation. The alliance has learned, spokesman David Bush said Friday, that two buildings in the River Oaks Shopping Center could face demolition within two years. Justine […]

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26 Jul, 2006

Blog additions

Posted by: Dave In: Blog|Web

Just added a cool weather plugin and RSS subscription buttons to the blog. You can see the weather widget at the top of the right column and the RSS subscription icons on the bottom of the right column. I’ll be tweaking the blog for the next couple weeks until I get it configured for maximum […]

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26 Jul, 2006

A little wet in Texas

Posted by: Dave In: Current Affairs|Texas

It’s been raining for the past day or so here in southern Texas.  Fash flood warnings and overflowing streets have been making folks in Houston late for work and a bit more cranky than usual.  This seems pretty normal to me for this time of year.  I’m just keeping my fingers crossed that the good […]

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26 Jul, 2006

Mobile posting is working

Posted by: Dave In: Blog|Web

I finally got the mobile posting working on WordPress (as seen by my Mr. T post below). It was very easy to do on Blogger, but I was having a hard time configuring a system to do this with WordPress. On blogger, I just registered my cellphone number and email address and anything I sent […]

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26 Jul, 2006

Mobile post test

Posted by: davidherrold In: Mobile

This is a mobile blog test post. If this works correctly you should see Mr. T above this post.

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  • Dave: Not sure, Bryan, but I'd love to know where Craig lives.
  • Bryan Hanks: What city were those in?
  • Kevin David Anderson: check out our other wreaths at: http://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set=a.10150452725264516.391111.360128594515&type=3
  • epiphenita: Like Tom Waits without the music.
  • epiphenita: Reminds me of my good friend's artwork: http://victoriacarlson.blogspot.com/2009/06/untitled.html
  • Dave: I think someone should make some dance music from those "WHOAHs."
  • epiphenita: Oh, Dave. That was tonic to my soul. Perfect. I vote for an exorcism.
  • Dave: Hmm, looks sober to me.
  • Scott: I'm thinking that the guy with the hat might have had a drink or two before this picture was taken. Just a hunch...
  • Scott: There's a roleplaying scenario just waiting to be written based on these pictures. :-)


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