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This collection of entries is from December 2008.

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Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Oh oh... So nobody knew that I was streaming live video at Qik... Until Barry's daughter (hi Kim!) called to say she was watching our party
11:14 PM Dec 31st, 2008 from txt

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Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - New Year's Eve at B & B's http://qik.com/video/785845
10:07 PM Dec 31st, 2008 from web

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I could see the lights are still on at Wrigley Field... probably still working on the ice for tomorrow
7:44 PM Dec 31st, 2008 from mobile web

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Drove into the city to spend NYE at B&B's
7:41 PM Dec 31st, 2008 from mobile web

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Watching 2009 Winter Claasic practice sessions on the NHL Network live from Wrigley Field... Hockey in bright sunshine... Very strange sight
1:56 PM Dec 31st, 2008 from txt

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Tuesday, December 30, 2008

Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich just announced former Illinois Attorney General Roland Burris to the vacated Barack Obama U.S. Senate seat
2:03 PM Dec 30th, 2008 from web

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Sunday, December 28, 2008

ABC made me want to experience what a Sing-a-long "Sound Of Music" could be like
10:14 PM Dec 28th from TweetDeck

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I have this feeling that all of the stars are going to align correctly and the Bears would make it into the playoffs... IF THEY COULD WIN
3:07 PM Dec 28th from web

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Saturday, December 27, 2008

Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Chicago weather changes AGAIN http://qik.com/video/761937
3:56 PM Dec 27th from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Grocery shopping at Meijer's http://qik.com/video/760538
11:16 AM Dec 27th from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Grocery shopping at Meijer's http://qik.com/video/760270
10:07 AM Dec 27th from web

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OK, just got woke up by lightning, thunder and torential rain... crazy weather
4:05 AM Dec 27th from mobile web

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Friday, December 26, 2008

Is @GeoffSmith actually live at The Big Bang Bar... or is this a rerun?
11:45 PM Dec 26th from TweetDeck

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F O G !!!!
8:20 PM Dec 26th from web

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Thursday, December 25, 2008

Spent the day at my sister's, celebrating Christmas with the immediate family. My nephew WORE ME OUT, but it was a wonderful day.
5:38 PM Dec 25th from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Christmas time http://qik.com/video/751382
3:15 PM Dec 25th from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Christmas time http://qik.com/video/751077
2:22 PM Dec 25th from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Christmas time http://qik.com/video/750985
2:10 PM Dec 25th from web

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Wednesday, December 24, 2008

Spending a Christmas Eve with my family
7:30 PM Dec 24th from txt

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Happy that I was able to get snow off my DirecTV dish
11:35 AM Dec 24th from mobile web

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Streaming a quick Qik video from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Gotta buy something to clear the snow from my DirecTV dish http://qik.com/video/743671
10:33 AM Dec 24th from web

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OK OK... I LOVE my DirecTV... UNTIL snow collects on the dish and you lose reception completely... and you can't reach the dish to clean it
9:02 AM Dec 24th from web

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I STILL don't care... I will NOT switch to cable
9:02 AM Dec 24th from web

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Tuesday, December 23, 2008

Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Grocery shopping at Valli Produce http://qik.com/video/738961
12:01 PM Dec 23rd from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Grocery shopping at Valli Produce http://qik.com/video/738944
11:58 AM Dec 23rd from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Christmas shopping for Thomas the Tank Engine items http://qik.com/video/738574
10:34 AM Dec 23rd from web

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Monday, December 22, 2008

Happy... SHOCKED!!! that the Bears won in overtime
11:02 PM Dec 22nd from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Christmas shopping for Thomas the Tank Engine items http://qik.com/video/735213
2:55 PM Dec 22nd from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Christmas shopping at Toys R Us http://qik.com/video/734813
2:40 PM Dec 22nd from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Shopping for an outside door mat... "with holes"... http://qik.com/video/734029
11:31 AM Dec 22nd from web

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Sunday, December 21, 2008

Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Driving around http://qik.com/video/730231
4:52 PM Dec 21st from web

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Gas seems to have gone up - $1.73/$1.85/$1.95 ... thought I saw it higher at another station - $1.75/$1.87/$1.97
12:55 PM Dec 21st from mobile web

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Ugggh... Winter Solstice... Happy Winter, Chicagoland... and it's -6 degrees outside, wind chill is -31... big frozen WTF EPIC FAIL
9:55 AM Dec 21st from web

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Saturday, December 20, 2008

TwitPic
TwitPic Photo Our dining room table has turned into a Fudge and Pecan Cluster staging area

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Thursday, December 18, 2008

The Food Network had a crew at my wife's office today shooting a segment for an upcoming "Unwrapped"
5:03 PM Dec 18th from web

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Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - A Winter Storm Advisory is in effect http://qik.com/video/705132
3:35 PM Dec 16th from web

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Sunday, December 14, 2008

Very happy at the results of the finale of Survivor: Gabon
9:37 PM Dec 14th from web

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Losing a wonderful pet after 11 years is still hard to endure. Farewell to "Daddy's Little Girl" Indy - a bunny that brought so much joy.
12:53 AM Dec 14th from web

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Saturday, December 13, 2008

Farewell to a dear bunny friend

Indy The Bunny - 1997-2008
Carol and I just got back from the Golf Rose Animal Hospital.

We dropped off Indy the Bunny.

Indy died in my arms about an hour ago after a very long illness.

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Friday, December 12, 2008

CNN: What happened to all of the acorns on the east coast? http://www.cnn.com/2008/TEC...
9:54 PM Dec 12th from TweetDeck

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CNN on the unique full moon: http://www.cnn.com/2008/TEC...
9:48 PM Dec 12th from TweetDeck

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Thursday, December 11, 2008

Be sure to look at the moon tonight. It's full. It's at perigee. Both make it 17% larger and 30% brighter
6:17 PM Dec 11th from mobile web

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Wednesday, December 10, 2008

Is at his wife's company's Christmas party... Polishing-off a nice filet and settling-in with a dessert called Death By Chocolate cake
8:37 PM Dec 10th from txt

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Tuesday, December 09, 2008

Welcome to Illinois - "Corruptus in Extremis"
10:02 PM Dec 9th from TweetDeck

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Giving a bath to a rabbit is never simple
8:14 PM Dec 9th from mobile web

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"I think the parole board should appoint the next governor"
"Someone who's been inside?"
"Someone who doesn't want to go back"
1:40 PM Dec 9th from TweetDeck

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Local TV is reporting that Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was taken into federal custody at his home along with his Chief of Staff
8:37 AM Dec 9th from txt

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Sunday, December 07, 2008

Happy at the order of finish on Amazing Race 13
7:57 PM Dec 7th from mobile web

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Saturday, December 06, 2008

$1.67/$1.79/$1.89 - gas still going down
10:10 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Wolves 6 - IceHogs 1
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Game over - Wolves win 6-1
9:40 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Would you believe the IceHogs scored? - 16:14 in the 3rd - Wolves up 6-1
9:36 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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yeah... a lot more fighting
9:31 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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You know... a lot more fighting this period... thinkin' Rockford is getting frustrated
9:13 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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GOAL - 3:49 - Wolves up 6-0
9:12 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Game on... starting the 3rd
9:05 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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2nd Intermission
8:45 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Chicago Wolves vs Rockford IceHogs http://qik.com/video/662116
8:35 PM Dec 6th from web

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TwitPic
http://twitpic.com/qtg7 - Oh God... They're multiplying
8:24 PM Dec 6th from TwitPic

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YAY... the people next to me left... don't feel as crowded anymore
8:23 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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GOAL - 4:17 - Wolves up 5-0 - Rockford decided to change goalies
8:18 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Power Play GOAL - 3:02 - Wolves up 4-0
8:14 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Game on... 2nd Period started
8:10 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Chicago Wolves vs Rockford IceHogs http://qik.com/video/661912
7:52 PM Dec 6th from web

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1st Intermission
7:49 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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After an offsides, we had one of those "drop the puck - drop the gloves" moments... 2 guys get 5 for fighting at 17:11
7:45 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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GOAL - 14:01 - Wolves up 2-0 WAIT! ANOTHER ONE! - 14:07 - Wolves up 3-0
7:36 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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GOAL - 5:56 - Chicago Wolves up 1-0 against the Rockford IceHogs
7:21 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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WAY too many newbies in the stands tonight... including the guy sitting next to me in Carol's seat
7:20 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Chicago Wolves vs Rockford IceHogs http://qik.com/video/661694
7:08 PM Dec 6th from web

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - Chicago Wolves vs Rockford IceHogs http://qik.com/video/661675
7:01 PM Dec 6th from web

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In my seat at the Chicago Wolves game - ALONE. Carol worked 61 hours this week and is home resting
6:46 PM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Ouch... getting the car fixed is gonna HURT
11:23 AM Dec 6th from mobile web

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Friday, December 05, 2008

TwitPic
http://twitpic.com/qijs - Oh oh... the Brake AND Battery lights lit up at the same time... NOT GOOD
9:28 PM Dec 5th from TwitPic

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Streaming a quick Qik video at Qik from my HTC Touch Pro phone [qik] - http://qik.com/video/656726
7:20 PM Dec 5th from web

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$1.69/$1.81/$1.91 - gas down again... viewed from the taxi
7:04 PM Dec 5th from mobile web

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Car died going out for dinner. Can't get it looked at until tomorrow. Calling a taxi to take us home
6:58 PM Dec 5th from mobile web

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Thursday, December 04, 2008

$1.71/$1.83/$1.93 - gas down again?
3:44 PM Dec 4th from mobile web

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Wednesday, December 03, 2008

Steaming a quick Qik video at Qik [qik] - Playing with my nephew Jackson http://qik.com/video/646671
10:38 AM Dec 3rd from web

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$1.73/$1.85/$1.95 - w00t!!1 Gas completely under $2!!!
9:29 AM Dec 3rd from mobile web

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Tuesday, December 02, 2008

MLB confirmed that the Braves will acquire RHP Javier Vazquez and an undisclosed player from the White Sox in exchange for three players.
6:59 PM Dec 2nd from txt

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Monday, December 01, 2008

TwitPic
http://twitpic.com/piey - Just wasn't ready for the snow that we had
3:36 PM Dec 1st from TwitPic

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"Rabbit! Rabbit!" ?
10:49 AM Dec 1st from web

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