Archive for July, 2007

How fast can you type?

How fast can you type?

Big thanks to Cailin’s site for posting this really fun Java-based application that tests your typing speed. You type for as quickly and accurately as possible for two minutes. You may choose your language; I believe the default is English. Anyway, take the test and post your results. Here are my results: That was awesome! […]

Posted in: gibberish, link and run
Motor on, Ghost Rider

Motor on, Ghost Rider

Last Saturday I took part in a five rider motorcycle convoy. It was the largest group of riders I’ve ever been with, and we pounded neighborhoods, back roads, city streets, and the interstate. Unfortunately, it wasn’t a joy ride. It was the vanguard for Special K’s memorial service. My little motorcycle buddy from Starbucks committed […]

Posted in: motorcycling
“This is comic book stuff.”

“This is comic book stuff.”

Duke and I saw the Transformers movie yesterday. I am not going to go into the actual movie here, as some of you may not have seen it yet and I want to avoid spoiling it. I’ll just note that The Patented DrFaulken Movie Prediction Systemâ„¢ was correct again. On to the trailer summary. Tags: […]

Posted in: movies, review
Pearl’s Harbor Day

Pearl’s Harbor Day

Our beagle-hound mix Porter is turning three in August, while Rosie the Mystery Mutt is turning two. Given our penchant for pacing our children out a year at a time, we thought it was a good opportunity to go looking for another puppy. I know that three and two isn’t very old. However, we didn’t […]

Posted in: dogs