Rants, Raves, and Rhetoric v4
Titles in bold-italics are the ones I recommend. Struck through books I gave up on even trying. My library: Good Reads â€“ uses shelf â€œcurrently-readingâ€ for current books. Previous Years: 2005 List | Partial 2006 List | Â 2008 Resolution List 2009 Resolution List |Â 2009 Bonus Books 2010 Resolution List 2011 Reading List Â Not Your Oprahâ€™s Book Club (Facebook, Goodreads) selections: (Facebook page for Athens book club) DONE January- True Grit â€“ Charles Portis DONE February â€“ As She Climbed Across the Table â€“ Jonathan Lethem DONE March â€“ Are You There God? Itâ€™s Me, Margaret â€“ Judy Blume DONE MarchÂ u0026#8211; Then Again, Maybe I Wonâ€™t -Â Judy Blume Offlist: A Brave New World â€“ Aldous Huxley This year I have two reading goals: Complete unfinished novel series. DONE â€“ Harry Potter and the Goblet of FireÂ (Harry Potter, #4) â€“ Rowling, J.K. DONE â€“ Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5) â€“ Rowling, J.K. DONE â€“ Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6) â€“ Rowling, J.K. DONE â€“ Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7) â€“ Rowling, J.K. IN PROGRESS â€“ Chainfire (Sword of Truth, #9) â€“ Terry Goodkind TO READ/Have Book â€“â€¦
[caption id=u0022attachment_1767u0022 align=u0022alignrightu0022 width=u0022172u0022 caption=u0022Black and White Self Photou0022][/caption] I am a Oracle database administrator and Unix guy for an online class system in Georgia. Things I geek in alphabetical order: Blogging. Bookworm. CE/Vista. GeorgiaVIEW. Linux. Oracle.Â Photography. Social media. Strobist. Web 2.0. I use aÂ Canon Digital Rebel XT andÂ Canon Power-Shot SD1200 IS (Elph) digital cameras. The Elph goes everywhere with me. The Rebel I break out for special events. One can find more about my cameras and lenses inÂ my profile at Flickr. Find me: About me (service) Facebook Tumblr
Quotes to Make You Think
Also make great signature files! Additional collected quotes are under the blogâ€™s quotes category. Drop a comment to suggest something. Organized alphabetically by first major word. Anonymous/Unknown Author A Accomplishing the impossible means only the boss will add it to your regular duties. According to my calculations the problem doesnâ€™t exist. Adult: A person who has stopped growing at both ends and has started growing in the middle. Advice is free: The right answer will cost plenty. After all is said and done, more is said than done. All the darkness in the world cannot extinguish the flame of a single candle. Almost anything is easier to get into than out of. Always remember that youâ€™re unique. Just like everyone else. Always try to be modest. And be darn proud of it! Ambition is a poor excuse for not having enough sense to be lazy. B Be nice to your kids. Theyâ€™ll choose your nursing home. Before you criticize someone, you should walk a mile in their shoes.That way, when you criticize them, youâ€™re a mile away and you have their shoes. The best part about procrastination is that you are never bored, because you have all kinds of thingsâ€¦
TED Talk: Robert Full: Learning from the gecko’s tail
I enjoyed the slow motion action shots of the geckos.
June 12, 2009