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Game. Set. Match.

Game news dominated my Facebook feed on Friday night, when, after years of  “up and coming” status, my alma mater UMBC secured a place in history by knocking out UVA in March Madness. If, like…Continue readingGame. Set. Match.

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Canadian Thanksgiving

I don’t have any photos of Thanksgiving this year. We opted not to cook and instead ate with some local friends, spending the rest of the time hanging out around the house with our friend…Continue readingCanadian Thanksgiving

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Sgt. Donny Donowitz

For Hallowe’en, I decided to try going as Sgt. Donny Donowitz from the movie Inglourious Basterds. I planned on procuring some suspenders and a baseball bat from one of the local thrift stores, but they…Continue readingSgt. Donny Donowitz

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Easter Weekend

In the past, Easter has been a rather quiet holiday for Rachel and me. Since we usually spend the “major” holidays with our parents and siblings, Easter became the holiday we spent having dinner by…Continue readingEaster Weekend

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Pi Day! (with pictures)

This week included March 14th, or 3/14, the holiday in commemoration of a certain special number celebrated by geeks and nerds everywhere. The homophony with pie provides instructions on how said day should be observed.…Continue readingPi Day! (with pictures)

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Holiday Hiatus

Over Christmas I underwent a kind of internet fast. It wasn’t exactly self-imposed or rigidly enforced, it just kind of happened because I was away from my computer, Rachel commandeers the laptop to be her…Continue readingHoliday Hiatus

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Merry Christmas!

Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good night!Continue readingMerry Christmas!

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First Quarter Down

This morning I turned in the take-home portion of my biochem final exam, the last of my assignments for the quarter. That’s one quarter down…only thirty one more to go. I’m also wrapping things up…Continue readingFirst Quarter Down