Archive for April 14th, 2010

He’s Going the Distance!

He's Going the Distance!

He's going for speed! And, to be honest, failing rather spectacularly, judging by his finish time. Say what? Say this! Back on January 31, 2010, I ran the ING Miami Marathon with a couple of high school friends. And 18,000 other people, although some 14,000 of them couldn't nut it up, opting for the wussy half-marathon instead. Ah well, more pavement for the rest of us.  Suckers! (us? them?) But how did I, a guy who was moderately portly (mmm, beer) and out-of-shape (mmm,

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Third Time’s a Charm. Maybe.

Third Time's a Charm. Maybe.

Hi again. It's me. How have you been? Nifty. Glad to hear it. So, anyway, a couple of years ago when I bought this domain name, I had high hopes for what I might do with it. I liked the name, because it read with a certain arrogance, but a simple change in inflection altered the meaning considerably - that is, it wasn't about ME being better than YOU, but about all of us being better than we ARE. I had intended it to be dedicated to the goal of self-improvement, and I would br

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