Monthly Archives: March 2008

Model Baby

We saw this animated ad at the subway station for some new MTV show and were shocked. The cartoon looked just like my baby sister-in-law Tamsin, with emo makeup!

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Endorsing Obama

This is a beautifully written endorsement from Doug Kmiec, a former constitutional legal counsel to two Republican presidents. In his first paragraph, he sums up wonderfully my awkward description of what I’d like the leader of the most powerful nation … Continue reading

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Affirmation for today

“The point of power is always in the present moment” Happy Monday.

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Step to the right of your left hemisphere

My father-in-law sent this to me. You should take 18min 44sec of your time to listen to this poetic scientist: Neuroanatomist Jill Bolte Taylor had an opportunity few brain scientists would wish for: One morning, she realized she was having … Continue reading

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Nonya

Went to Nonya today to satisfy my Singapore food cravings. It was great! We had: Roti Canai (best in NYC so far, far from best in SG, definitely far from best in M’sia, but I’ll take this for now. Curry … Continue reading

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A thought

If the restaurant only accepts reservations for parties of 6 or more and i have a party of 5, and I made a reservation for 6 just to reserve a table (and intend to tell them someone canceled on us)…is … Continue reading

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Weekend in Berkeley

Aw man! This made me miss Berkeley!! Indian Rock! Moe’s books! Berkeley bowl!! Oh, Berkeley! How I miss ya!

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Packaging Schwackaging II

Man! This just takes it to a whole new level! (re: Packaging Schwackaging I) I ordered a couple of 1gig RAM to upgrade my laptop from newegg. This is the box it came in (hand placed for relative comparison): This … Continue reading

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Lessons in Seduction

Oh, how could I resist posting this? As forwarded to me from ‘Nique: Lessons in seduction for Singaporeans The Singapore government is offering students lessons in seduction in an attempt to boost the city state’s flagging birth rates. Students at … Continue reading

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Convivium Osteria

kellykelly got her bonus today! whoohoo! bonuses rule! As a treat, I took the husband out on another nice meal. We picked Convivium Osteria, just 5 blocks away (oh, how I love Park Slope), based on the excellent reviews here … Continue reading

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