I had to work Christmas Eve and missed the first half of the annual party at the house, but got home in time to eat before the dinner table closed… and of course, the cooler of beer was still stocked full.
… Continue Reading “This year’s (2010) Christmas Party”
The downside is that I get home late in the evening, and when there’s a gathering or some partying going on at home I either come in at the tail end of it or miss it completely… SMH…
Bill and Tesh are on-island traveling thru. I got home almost 1am tonight and they were over. Apparently Bill was… Continue Reading “The downside of swing shifts is you miss the parties”
My days are pretty much a set routine… not much variance from day to day. But sometimes, once in a blue moon, an unexpected – or at least unanticipated – change in the routine is in the cards. Like… intending to come home straight from work after getting off at 10pm from my swing shift.… Continue Reading “Impromptu late evening of Karaoke”
Another annual Thanksgiving get together at the house this year. I guess my thanks to give is my new govie job??? On a solemn note, this is the first Thanksgiving without Lou’s Dad. Eva Hurgo came. Mike Dodge was in town and joined us. The Gallardes also came. Sean/Sheryl’s neighbor Kevin and Karen… Continue Reading “Thanksgiving 2010 Dinner get together”
Frandi and Alanah stopped for a few hours layover this evening on their way to Bremerton. We all went down to meet her and have dinner at the airport complex L&L. Justin came over and rode down with Lou, Lina and me. Peaches met us at the airport complex. Brian Dodge also came to see Frandi since he’s … Continue Reading “Frandi and Alanah stop over again”
Someone told me about a show on SyFy channel called Destination Truth and last week or so had one episode about Guam and the taotaomonas. did anybody see it? So I happened to find a friend who DVR’d it (didn’t know DVR was a verb , didja!!) so watched it. What a totally bogus and setup and dramatized … Continue Reading “Destination Truth: Guam “Tribes”?”
I have always been irritated by getting or having make phone calls while I’m on the road driving because it distracts me having to hold a cell phone to my ear. Now that it’s illegal to use a cell while driving, it makes it even more irritating. Sometimes tho, it’s the best time to make a call since… Continue Reading “Life before our Wireless leashes”
Okay, I have heard both sides for/against Facebook (and social networks in general for that matter) for a while now… ever since MySpace launched and, for those from Guam, even about the now disappeared PeopleFromGuam networks. Those who are both feet in with it seem to be characterized as careless, … Continue Reading “Is Facebook really that scary?”
Is it Rumours or Rumors? Oh well…
Last night was my ‘farewell night out’ on my leaving the JIOC, leaving General Dynamics (after almost 11 years), and leaving contracting. Donna wanted a traditional farewell luncheon but I said I’d rather we go out and have a few drinks and bust loose…… Continue Reading “My Farewell “party” at Rumours”
This wikileaks thing has been big drama on the news, and of course, it is a serious thing. We even had official guidance at work on how the (work) community has to handle or respond to any personal dealings with related matter.
On the morning drive to work, Perry and Price brought the question up about why TREASON… Continue Reading “The wikileaks thing”