10 days and counting of the Master Cleanse

I’ve completed 10 days of the Master Cleanse and am now going for 14 days. 21 days will be the maximum regardless of how well it’s going. I’ve been wanting to try this since working at Deep Roots in 1997. So I’ve finally done it. Yeah. The whole process has been extremely painless. After a ...

Thou Shall Not Lie

The Lying Game from Balls of Steel

A recap of the last few months, Part II: (School)

So my first semester back at school ended a week ago. I’m going to San Diego City College right now with the intention of transferring to San Diego State or UC San Diego for the last ~2 years. My intended major is Computer Engineering. I took 21 units (12 is considered full time) so I ...

A recap of the last few months, Part I: (Annika’s short visit)

This is part one of a three part recap of what I’ve been doing these last few months. So Annika arrived into Charlotte (as I mentioned in the last posting), visited my family in NC and finally flew out to her new home, San Diego, where Waid and I picked her up from the Airport. ...

Annika’s coming

So, I’m sitting here in San Diego waiting for a call from Annika to give confirmation that she’s safely through customs in Charlotte, NC. You see, this is the first time she’s entering the the US on here permanent residency visa. That means she has to be processed and get final approval from the Customs ...

Politics as the Great Divider 2

I just read a post by Philip Van Hoof discussing his decision to not travel to the US. Having read many of his other politically-oriented post, I’d say we have quite similar political views. I take issue however with this last post however; not because of the political views expressed but rather the action (or ...

RyanAir has a sense of humor

I mentioned a few posts back that RyanAir also thinks the security measures at airports are a farce. Well, it also seems like they have a sense of humor about it. The following image can be found through this link. The caption is “NEW AIRPORT SECURITY PROCEDURES, PUT FUN BACK INT0 FLYING” UPDATE: Just noticed ...

My First San Diego Visitor

Yesterday, Josh left after a short visit here in San Diego. He came over from Atlanta to do some interviews for design jobs. This was the first time we had seen each other for a couple years and also his first time on the west coast. He arrived late on Tuesday after driving down from ...

In Not-so-hot Pursuit! 1

Last week I found myself in the middle of a car chase. That’s right, a real helicopters-overhead, cops-in-hot-persuit car chase. I’ve even got proof. While looking for a link to an article about the car chase, I happened upon an article with a small video. If you view the video, I’m the guy on the ...

Airline Insecurity

Just read Chris Toshok’s blog entry about his experience with airport security. In it, he had the bravery to confess he had taken a bottle of visine on board. I commend you for you bravery Chris. As it turns out, I also have a confession to make. About a year or so after the September ...