Category Archive: celebration

Jul 15 2011

For Callan and Lily

Source Closest thing to a geology wedding cake available.  So this may make Amanda Oakleaf Cakes the official sponsor of geologic weddings everywhere. Hope your wedding day (and all the rest of your days together) rock!

Mar 14 2011


Pi Sculpture, Temporary Installation, Downtown Seattle It’s Pi Day!  It’s a perfect opportunity to have fun with numbers.  In the spirit of things, here’s a clip from Doctor Who on mathematics.  Watch it, it’s awesome! Happy Pi Day, everyone!

Jan 17 2011

Celebrate Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Click the link for his “The Other America” Speech. “Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” Don’t go silent.   On this day, we remember the power of dreams.  We remember the power of a great many good people all coming together for a …

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Jan 01 2011

¡Feliz Año Nuevo 2011!

Haz a Happeh! All right, you all know what to do: bust out the bubbly, grab something noisy (may or may not include humans and animals), and celebrate!

Dec 26 2010

Christmas Rocks

In more ways than one.  For instance, I’m not at work.  Woot! By the time you read this, it’ll be Boxing Day, so Happy Boxing Day!  That holiday always confused me as a kid.  I had no idea why there would be a special holiday for beating people up.  Then I found out it was …

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Dec 25 2010


Merry Kittehmas!  Or Cephalopodmas or Squidmas – really, you can choose any animal you like! Gifts May Be Late – Kitteh’s Got Dem This was the scene as I tried to wrap and pack my parents’ Christmas gifts.  She’s sleeping on the shot glasses.  How that can be comfortable, I don’t know and don’t necessarily …

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Dec 24 2010

A Special Holiday Message from Ricky Gervais

Happy Yule, my darlings!  Whether you’re celebrating Christmas, Hanukkah, the Solstice, or whatever other midwinter festival, I hope you’re having a blast. And here, courtesy of Ricky Gervais, is a nice bit of ammunition for all of those relations who might be giving you guff for being an atheist at this time o’ year (h/t): …

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Dec 19 2010

Ding, Dong, DADT Is Dead!

Finally! I am petty much dying of shock, because somehow, six Senate Republicans managed to do something right for a change.  Drugs?  Blackmail?  Vestigial human decency?  Who knows?  All I know is, 57 Dems, 6 Republicans, and 2 Independents pulled together and DADT IS DEAD! Huzzah! You may ask, why not 58 Dems?  Well, that’s …

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Oct 15 2010

Special Day

It r a speshul dai for Suzanne! Happi happi birfdai! We wuv u, Suzanne! 

Oct 04 2010

She’s My Girl

And I love her: (Click for clearer image.  Don’t ask me why Blogger’s suddenly decided to display sub-par crap in the post proper.) Credits: Toyota of Kirkland ensured I got the car I wanted at the price I wanted.  Barry Glenn, my outstanding State Farm agent, made sure financing was available and, as always, did …

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