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Archive for July, 2006

I lost my cell phone a week ago. It hadn’t turned up, so I officially declared it lost. In dire need of a replacement, I headed to the Cingular store in the mall to get a new one. Unfortunately, I was only 10 months into a 24 month contract; I was ineligable for an upgraded phone. The woman who helped me, obviously driven by a commission, started pointing out the   Read More ...

GTD and Lifehacks Uncategorized

My wife has been in New York this week for business. While we miss her terribly, there is one little perk I was left with this week: I got to drive our new Toyota Avalon. To convince her I could be trusted with her new car was an arduous task. There were training videos, simulators and waivers to sign. Assurances were made and above all the Golden Promise: “I promise   Read More ...

Marriage and Family Spectacularity

A cool anagram of my given name (John Edward Uhri) is JEDI WHO RUN HARD. Cool. A slightly less cool one is “Injured, check how hard?”. (via the Internet Anagram Server)